Explore the Center for Hip & Knee Replacement

Setting the Standard for Orthopaedic Excellence

The Center for Hip & Knee Replacement delivers:

  • Compassionate, patient-centered care delivered by Harvard faculty
  • Latest surgical techniques developed in our award-winning laboratories
  • Best of Boston experts in joint arthritis and replacements

What to Expect

At your appointment, you can expect:

  • A thorough evaluation and discussion with our specialists
  • Review of x-rays, MRIs and any additional records
  • An in-depth conversation covering treatment options
  • Customized treatment to get you back to a pain-free, active lifestyle
  • Follow-up to monitor your recovery and rehabilitation

If you and your doctor decide that surgery is your best treatment option, read more about what to expect.

Center for Metal-on-Metal Total Hip Replacement

The Mass General Center for Metal-on-Metal Total Hip Replacement provides comprehensive clinic care for patients by formulating customized treatments by integrating state-of-the-art testing and analyses. Our doctors and scientist teams are specifically trained in issues specific to metal-on-metal implants and have won international awards for their work.



Patient Resources

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Total Hip Replacement

Total Hip Replacement

Get more information on total hip replacements and watch interactive videos.

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Total Knee Replacement

Total Knee Replacement

Get more information on total knee replacements and watch interactive videos.

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Harris Orthopaedics Laboratory

Harris Orthopaedics Laboratory

Over five decades of experience in addressing problems in adult reconstructive surgery.

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Total Hip Replacement Rehab

Total Hip Replacement Rehab

See hip precautions and physical therapy exercises for after a total hip replacement.

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Total Knee Replacement Rehab

Total Knee Replacement Rehab

See knee precautions and physical therapy exercises for after a total knee replacement.