The Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute is an Institute that comprises treatment and research. Its high level of healthcare is the result of intense scientific research and the transfer these research results in clinical practice. High expertise; organization aimed at integration between research and treatment and the offer of high quality healthcare; innovative technologies in continuous evolution – are the ingredients for Rizzoli’s success in Italy and worldwide.
The units are specialized in: treatment of degenerative pathologies of the hip and knee; spine pathologies, pathologies of the foot and upper limbs; sports pathologies; tumors of the musculoskeletal system; pediatric orthopaedic pathologies; and diagnosis and treatment of rare skeletal diseases. It hosts the Cell and Musculoskeletal Tissue Bank, which is the regional referral center for the collection, conservation and distribution of cells and tissues.