AHN Orthopaedic Institute at Jefferson Hospital

The Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Orthopaedic Institute at Jefferson Hospital is considered one of the best in western Pennsylvania for orthopaedic surgeries and treatments. Our physicians use the latest advancements to treat back pain, joint disease, osteoporosis, and other orthopaedic issues.

Orthopaedic treatments at Jefferson Hospital: Why choose us?

As part of the AHN Orthopaedic Institute, we offer comprehensive treatments, including:

  • Neck and back surgeries: We offer same-day spinal fusions and minimally invasive procedures to reduce neck and back pain. Learn more about the Spine Center at Jefferson Hospital.
  • Joint replacements: Should you need joint repair and replacement for arthritis or joint pain, you can undergo surgery with confidence. Our hip and knee replacement programs are certified by the Joint Commission and recognized by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield as a Blue Distinction Center Plus. These designations reflect our expertise in joint replacement procedures. 
  • Patient-centered care: Following orthopaedic surgery, you recover in the comfort of a private room. Here, you receive compassionate care from nurses who have advanced training in orthopaedics and pain management.
  • Osteoporosis treatment: Jefferson was the first hospital in western Pennsylvania to offer the Own the Bone® program for people with osteoporosis. This American Orthopaedic Association program uses proven practices and personalized support to reduce falls and fractures. Learn more about osteoporosis treatment at Jefferson Hospital
  • Sports injuries: Our primary care sports medicine experts offer therapies to get you back into action safely and quickly. Our services include concussion treatments. 
  • Trauma care: Our orthopaedic trauma team has advanced expertise caring for people injured in serious accidents. 
  • Rehabilitative services: Specialists in physical therapy and rehabilitation help you regain mobility, flexibility, and strength.

Personalized back pain care

AHN Spine Center specialists create personalized plans to relieve your pain.

Orthopaedic nurse navigator: Diamond Care orthopaedic surgery

Our nurse navigator guides you through orthopaedic procedures like joint replacement surgery. By using the Diamond Care approach, we: