Bone & Joint Institute | Joint Reconstruction Services

The Bone & Joint Institute is a regional leader in joint reconstruction.

Our experienced team of orthopedic surgeons and clinicians provides excellent care as part of a comprehensive program that includes patient education and postoperative physical therapy.

Awarded Gold Seal of Approval for Quality and Safety

The Joint Commission Gold SealOur program has earned the prestigious Gold Seal of Approval™ by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in disease-specific care. This certification award recognizes our dedication to continuous compliance with state-of-the-art standards of quality care of both patients and families as well as safety measures including infection prevention and control, leadership and medication management.

Dedicated to Patient Education

We are dedicated to preventing injuries and teaching what to expect during and after hospitalization for total joint replacement. Education on these topics can positively impact recovery and minimize the need for future treatment. We offer weekly preoperative education programs for hip and knee replacement patients and their families.

Patient Centered Care

Family is permitted to visit at any time day or night during your stay. We offer affordable accommodations on campus for out-of-town family members who would like to stay close by during your recovery. Valet parking is available.

Leading Technologies & Treatments

Hartford Hospital is first in the Greater Hartford Area to offer patients a new tool in orthopedic surgery: Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery System, which is sometimes appropriate for partial knee resurfacing and total hip replacement procedures. This surgeon-controlled robotic arm system enables even more precise alignment and placement of implants.


  • Hip Reconstruction Services

    We have perfected methods for the very best in pre-operative and post-operative care, preventing complications and getting the best outcomes for hip replacement surgery.

  • Knee Reconstruction Services

    From partial knee replacements to complex revision surgeries like patella femoral replacements, we have the expertise and resources to care for even the most complex knee issues.

  • Shoulder Reconstruction Services

    We offer the best diagnostic tools, treatments and surgical options to get your shoulder back in motion so you can return to doing the things you love.

Bone & Joint Institute

Total Joint Replacement Patient Education Packet

Total Joint Replacement Patient Education Packet

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