Bringing together expertise, research, and education for comprehensive, multidisciplinary care for patients of all ages
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is ranked among the nation’s best in caring for patients with joint, bone or muscle injuries.
Academic orthopaedic surgeons, musculoskeletal focused physicians, as well as mechanistic scientists collaborate in research to ensure that our investigations address patient needs.
Our 2022 Faculty and Trainees
Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery
R. Lor Randall, M.D., F.A.C.S.
The David Linn Endowed Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery
Ranked Among the Top 10 Medical Institutions in the US
UC Davis-Shriners ranked among top hospitals for children’s orthopedics in U.S. News survey
Sacramento’s UC Davis Children’s Hospital and Shriners Children's Northern California ranked among the top 10 medical institutions in the United States for children to get orthopedic care.
Explore the following orthopaedic patient stories to learn more about the range of orthopaedic care and services we provide.
We provide best-in-class learning opportunities to medical students, resident physicians, clinical and postdoctoral fellows, graduate and undergraduate students.
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is grateful to its donors for supporting new research projects, medical student scholarships, faculty endowments, enhanced facilities, and innovative patient-care.