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.

Center for Rheumatology & Bone Health

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that causes the body's natural defense system to attack the joint.

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.

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Patient Stories

The Bone & Joint Institute offers an unparalleled network of coordinated services for patients with musculoskeletal disorders and orthopedic injuries. Watch their stories.

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Bone & Joint Institute

Our central location in Hartford provides the community with easy access to treatment for orthopedic needs.


Latest Videos

Dr. John Grady Benson, Safety Measures in Place for Surgeries

Dr. John Grady Benson, Physician-in-Chief at the Bone & Joint Institute, Hartford HealthCare, joins Channel 3 to discuss a wide array of safety measures in place to ensure your safety during surgery.


News

Turning on the Faucet Slowly: Non-Emergency Surgeries Resume

Sixty patients filtered through Hartford Hospital within the last week for nonessential surgical procedures and “overwhelmingly” reported feeling safe as life in the facility starts to step out of the shadow cast by the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. John Grady-Benson, medical director of the Hartford HealthCare (HHC) Bone & Joint Institute, [...]

7 Ways to Make Hospitals, Doctors’ Offices Safe From COVID-19 as State Reopens

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Hartford HealthCare has never closed. But to help contain the spread of the virus, it suspended nonessential services, procedures and testing. Gradually, those services are phasing in at Hartford HealthCare hospitals, surgery centers, primary care offices, health centers and other facilities (above, the Bone & Joint [...]

Three Recipes to Feed, Fuel Your Body Quickly

Looking for some easy meal ideas to make at home?  Chris Barrett, Clinical Dietician and Nutritionist at Hartford HealthCare’s Bone and Joint Institute walks you through how to make three recipes that are both simple to prepare and offer lots of nutritional value. Triple Berry Smoothie Ingredients: 1 cup frozen [...]

Virtual Health: Now You Can Get Medical Care From Your Home

As Connecticut enters the surge stage of the COVID-19 pandemic, with state officials urging residents to “Stay Safe, Stay Home,” Hartford HealthCare will now offer access to most of its primary care, specialty and behavioral health providers through virtual health technology. More than 1,300 medical providers — including 550-plus primary [...]

Listen to Our New Podcast Series: ‘Coping Through COVID’

Beyond the fever and cough, the coronavirus has brought fear and anxiety to our lives. At the very least, it’s disrupted everything we know. While many people can work remotely, nurses, doctors, environmental services and food workers, pharmacists, respiratory therapists and many others don protective gear and help those sick [...]

It’s a New Ergonomic World When Working at Home. Some Tips.

With more people stuck at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, physical therapist Ken Bruno of the Hartford HealthCare Rehabilitation Network says you’ll need to make some adjustments to your new work conditions. Here’s a edited interview with WFSB, Channel 3: Q. What are your tips to avoid strain from sitting and using [...]


Upcoming Classes & Events

Monday, Jun 01, 2020, 12:00PM - 1:30PM

More Happy In Your Home Webinar Cooking Series: Stuffed Chicken Breast

Hartford HealthCare puts more happy in your home. In this free, interactive webinar, join Hartford HealthCare Bone&Joint Institute's [...]

Wednesday, Jun 03, 2020, 6:00PM - 7:30PM

Webinar: Tired of Achy Joints?

In this FREE webinar, join orthopedic surgeon, Dan Witmer, MD, specializing in hip and knee replacements at the Bone & Joint Institute in [...]

Thursday, Jun 04, 2020, 12:00PM - 1:30PM

More Happy In Your Home Webinar Cooking Series: Stuffed Chicken Breast

Hartford HealthCare puts more happy in your home. In this free, interactive webinar, join Hartford HealthCare Bone&Joint Institute's [...]


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