Department Values: Compassion, Integrity, Stewardship, Respect, Ethics, Innovation, Community

The Department of Orthopaedics Surgery Mid-Year and Annual Year-in-Review publications highlight the latest achievements throughout the year, highlighting the hard work and dedication of the entire team. By sharing these successes, the department is able to inspire and support excellence in the field, driving progress and innovation for years to come.                  

2023 Year in Review             2023 Mid Year coverpage                2022 Year in review cover page

Our 2023 Faculty and Trainees

Department group photo

Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery

R. Lor Randall, M.D., F.A.C.S. 

The David Linn Endowed Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery

Message from the Chair


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.


Patient Stories

Explore the following orthopaedic patient stories to learn more about the range of orthopaedic care and services we provide.

Read more about our patient stories 



We provide best-in-class learning opportunities to medical students, resident physicians, clinical and postdoctoral fellows, graduate and undergraduate students.

Learn more about our education programs 

Giving Back

Giving Back

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.

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