AAOS is your source for bone and joint health information.

Are you researching a specific injury or condition? Need a surgeon in your area? Or, are you just following the trends and topics, hoping to maintain your strong and vital bone and joint health? Whatever your needs, find information here to be proactive about your musculoskeletal health via our search function or the links provided below in this section.

We are here to help and we welcome your comments or suggestions on how to make this site a more valuable resource, as well. Send to Or, share your story of recovery with us! Visit and enter your patient story via the submission box on the right.

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Please note, the AAOS does not have a surgeon on staff and we cannot offer medical advice. So, if you need a consultation on a current condition or injury, please visit the Find an Orthopaedic Surgeon link.

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