University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitatioin

New and Notable

  • Congratulations to Dr. Jennifer Lisle on her promotion to Associate Professor, and to Dr. David Halsey and Dr. Adam Shafritz on their promotion to Professor!
  • Dr. James Slauterbeck has received an Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF) grant for his project entitled, "Will FIFA 11+, an injury prevention program, decrease lower extremity injuries in high school athletics?" View an interview by WCAX with Dr. Slauterbeck and his team here and an article on The University of Vermont College of Medicine website to learn more.

Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Orthopedics and Rehabilitation University of Vermont College of Medicine

Academic and Clinical Excellence

Our Department successfully fulfills the clinical, research, and educational mission of the academic medical center. Our full-time clinical faculty is comprised of subspecialists in the field of orthopaedic surgery and in physiatry. Research efforts of the Department have garnered many prestigious honors, as well as funding from the National Institutes of Health. The residency training program is highly sought after and produces well rounded orthopaedic surgeons who enter academia or the private sector with equal facility.



Faculty in the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation are involved in educating medical students, residents in orthopaedics and other specialties, undergraduate and graduate students in areas that include athletic training and physical therapy, and community physicians throughout the region through outreach and continuing medical education.



The University of Vermont's McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center is committed to understanding many different musculoskeletal injuries and various disorders. Professionals from orthopaedic surgery, rehabilitation medicine, physical therapy, and biomedical engineering work together on a variety of research studies.

Patient Care

Patient Care

Our orthopaedic specialists offer research-based care, using the latest techniques and most effective rehabilitative therapies available. Our orthopaedic physicians, nurses and support staff offer a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach and work with you to develop a treatment plan that best meets your needs.

Last modified November 13 2014 11:09 AM