Arthritis and Joint Replacement Clinic

Appointment information

The Stanford Orthopaedic staff is widely recognized for its expertise in the fields of adult hip and knee. More than 750,000 total hip and knee replacement procedures are performed annually in the United States. Technology and innovation make these replacement surgeries beneficial for patients who suffer from arthritis or other painful hip and knee conditions. These procedures can alleviate pain and improve function for those individuals who suffer from arthritis, fractures, osteoarthritis, congenital deformity and other diseases. Stanford Orthopaedic surgeons, nursing staff and rehabilitation specialists work together to assure the highest quality of care. Our specialized areas of training and expertise include:

  • Complex total hip replacement
  • Complex total knee replacement
  • Evolution of painful joint replacement
  • Revision hip and knee replacement
  • Osteonecrosis of the hip and knee
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Post-traumatic arthritis
  • Arthritis secondary to childhood hip disorders

Arthritis & Joint Replacement Faculty

Elsbach-Richards Professor in Surgery
(650) 721-7660
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System and, by courtesy, of Mechanical Engineering
The Robert L. and Mary Ellenburg Professor in Surgery and Professor, by courtesy, of Bioengineering
(650) 721-7662
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center
Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
(408) 866-6651
Clinical Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery