Orthopaedic Research Accomplishments
The mission of the SIU Orthopaedic Surgery is to provide high quality, cutting edge, and compassionate clinical care across the spectrum of musculoskeletal problems, educate trainees, and conduct investigations that tell us what works when, with whom, and under what circumstances.
SIU Orthopedic Surgery participates in the overall educational mission of the SIU School of Medicine by contributing orthopaedic and rehabilitation medicine expertise to undergraduate, graduate, medical students, and continuing education programs. We inspire and train the experts of tomorrow, through a residency program which draws the highest quality of students. We provide opportunities and encouragement for faculty, staff, residents, and students to advance their careers in this field, while providing an environment supportive of teamwork, communication, and collaboration with other individuals and organizations.
An evolving research program further enhances our dedication to education and patient care. Our professional staff forms a complete and comprehensive team to address all of our patients' needs. Thus, our research accomplishments provide increased opportunities for academic success and improved health care.