Our dedicated team of orthopedists and sports health specialists bring decades of experience to provide innovative musculoskeletal care with a patient-centered approach.

Our dedicated orthopedists cover many different sub-specialties at the Bone & Joint Institute. Patients have access to leading edge technologies like precision Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery, hip resurfacing, a special Fragility Fracture Program and new approaches in anesthesia to get you up and moving more quickly.

Did you know... The Bone & Joint Institute is in the 99th percentile for patient satisfaction for joint replacement surgery (Press Ganey).

Conditions We Treat

The Bone & Joint Institute provides outstanding diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation for musculoskeletal disorders & injuries.

Conditions

Departments & Centers

The Institute offers an unparalleled network of coordinated services for those with bone and joint issues.

Departments & Centers

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Locations

  • Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital

    The Bone & Joint Institute is located at 32 Seymour Street in Hartford. Our central location at Hartford Hospital gives the community easy access to treatment for their orthopedic needs. We see patients referred from the emergency room as well as community clinics like Brownstone Clinics and the Charter Oak Health Center.

  • Bone & Joint Institute Ambulatory Building

    Hartford Hospital's Bone & Joint Institute Ambulatory Building is located at 31 Seymour Street. Services at this location include a Hand Clinic, Rheumatology, Orthopedic Oncology, Orthopedic Reconstruction, Orthopedic Trauma. This location also houses the PREPARE Center.

  • Bone & Joint Institute - Enfield

    Our dedicated team of orthopedists and sports health specialists at the Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital is now seeing patients at a new location at 7 Elm Street in Enfield.

Latest Videos

Hip & Knee Pain

Dr. Daniel Witmer an Orthopedic Surgeon with Hartford HealthCare's Bone & Joint Institute discusses his upcoming webinar on how to manage hip & knee pain.

Preventing Injuries in Winter Sports

J. Kristopher Ware, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Specialist, The Bone & Joint Institute, Hartford Hospital, says that over the past year and a half there has been an increase in sports related injuries, which can be partially attributed to the pandemic and the abrupt return that some athletes have had to sports without proper conditioning.

News

April 30, 2024

6 Osteoporosis Risk Factors You Should Know

The issue with osteoporosis is that you often don’t know you have it until it’s too late. And the end [...]

April 08, 2024

What NOT to Do After Knee Replacement Surgery

After your knee replacement surgery, are you itching to get back to the activities you love? You can’t rush recovery, [...]

April 03, 2024

6 Exercises to Help Your Knee Pain

When knee pain strikes, your first instinct may be to rest. But you may actually need the exact opposite. “Appropriate [...]

March 06, 2024

Bone & Joint Institute named one of America’s Best for Orthopedics by Women’s Choice Award

The Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Orthopedics [...]

February 28, 2024

What Not to Do After Hip Replacement Surgery

Hip replacement surgery can help get back to your favorite activities. And how soon you can resume your routine often [...]

February 16, 2024

Hartford Hospital Named One of America’s 50 Best for Outpatient Orthopedic Surgery

The Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital has been named one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for [...]

Upcoming Classes & Events

  • Free
    Wednesday, Jun 05, 2024, 5:30PM - 6:30PM

    Webinar: What is causing your hip and knee pain?

    Join us in a free webinar to learn more about what could be causing your hip and knee pain. Board certified orthopedic hip and knee [...]

    Hartford Hospital
  • Free
    Thursday, Jun 20, 2024, 5:30PM - 6:30PM

    Webinar: Understanding lower back pain

    Join us in a free webinar to learn more about lower back pain. Board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in spine, Dr. Jesse Eisler, [...]

    Hartford Hospital
  • Free
    Wednesday, Jun 26, 2024, 5:30PM - 6:30PM

    Webinar: Shoulder pain and how to treat it

    Join us in a free webinar to learn more about shoulder pain and how to treat it. Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute orthopedic [...]

    Hartford Hospital