HSS is the world’s leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health. At its core is Hospital for Special Surgery, ranked No. 1 in orthopedics for 14 years in a row by U.S. News & World Report. HSS also has been among the top-ranked hospitals for both orthopedics and rheumatology for 32 consecutive years.
The HSS Research Institute comprises 20 laboratories and 300 staff members focused on leading the advancement of musculoskeletal health through prevention of degeneration, tissue repair and tissue regeneration.
Doctors and physical therapists from HSS have the distinction of being team physicians and athletic trainers for professional and college sports teams such as the New York Giants, Knicks and Mets.