Tennessee's first and only DNV Orthopaedic Center of Excellence.
Erlanger Orthopaedics has achieved certification as an Orthopaedic Center of Excellence from DNV-GL Healthcare, having received advanced certification in three orthopaedic subspecialty programs: foot and ankle surgery, hip and knee replacement, and shoulder surgery.
DNV-GL Healthcare is a world-leading certification organization. The Orthopaedic Center of Excellence certification is based on guidelines from DNV and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and recognizes program excellence in patient safety, quality, and satisfaction.
Our orthopaedic surgeons serve as faculty of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, one of the most successful academic programs in the nation. We are the region’s only teaching orthopaedic program. This puts you in touch with more breakthrough techniques and clinical trials – all firmly supported by the rigorous standards of evidence-based medicine. At Erlanger, you receive care from experts who train tomorrow’s doctors, and who research tomorrow’s techniques. Talk with us about the best surgery or treatment options for your knee, hip, foot, ankle, hand, or fracture.