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With the resources below, learn more about Mass General's approach to treating a variety of conditions of the hip and what to expect when you come to Mass General for care.

Orthopaedic Surgery

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers the full spectrum of orthopaedic care and is the best and most comprehensive orthopaedic surgery department in New England.

Center for Hip and Knee Replacement

Mass General joint replacement surgeons specialize in innovative approaches to total hip & knee replacement using a variety of minimally invasive techniques and new materials developed by our faculty.

About Total Hip Replacement

A total hip replacement is performed in patients with severe wear and loss of cartilage in the hip joint due to injury, trauma or for types of arthritis or other congenital or age-related changes.

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Explore Mass General's Surgical Outcomes

COMPASS is committed to ensuring that surgical data is transparent and accessible for all patients as they make important health decisions.

#1 Research Hospital in America

Mass General is the #1 Research Hospital in America and recognized in 14 specialties assessed by U.S. News & World Report.

Our Commitment to Quality & Safety

We work hard to provide our patients with the highest quality care possible. Learn about our performance and how we compare to other institutions.

Strengthening patient care through measurement & analysis of surgical outcomes and data

The Center for Outcomes and Patient Safety in Surgery (COMPASS) combines clinical collaboration and data to ensure, amongst all surgical and procedural colleagues, the safest, most appropriate and effective and highest quality procedure for every patient, every time.