Orthopaedic Trauma Service

The Orthopaedic Trauma Service at Stanford Health Care offers comprehensive state-of-the-art medical treatment for patients with acute and chronic injuries of the musculoskeletal system.

Orthopaedic Trauma Service
450 Broadway Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
Phone: 650-498-7555 Getting Here
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450 Broadway Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
Phone: 650-498-7555 Getting Here

Our Doctors

Care and Treatment

Conditions Treated

The Orthopaedic Trauma Service provides optimal care for a variety of acute complex injuries.

Pelvic and acetabular fractures

Often the result of a traumatic injury, pelvic and hip fractures require rapid and precise treatment and, in some cases, one or more surgical procedures.

Open fractures

Also called compound fracture, occurs when the the bone exits and is visible through the skin, or a deep wound that exposes the bone through the skin.

Articular and periarticular fractures

Types of fractures that occur around or immediately adjacent a joint or damage cartilage. 

Traumatic injuries of the spine

Due to a traumatic injury that can either result in a bruise, partial tear, or a complete in the spinal cord; resulting in decreased mobility, sensation, and body organ function below the level of the injury.

Multiple system injuries

Orthopaedic injuries that affect several parts of the body.

Post-traumatic injuries

Injuries that occur after trauma to bones, joint and muscles.

Long bones

Specific types of bones that serve the function of providing strength and mobility.

Upper extremity injuries, including pediatric musculoskeletal injuries, periprosthetic fractures, and pathologic fractures

Malunions and nonunions of the pelvis and acetabulum

For Patients


Bring your completed New Patient Questionnaire to your appointment.

International Patients
Phone: +1 650-723-8561
Email: IMS@stanfordmed.org

Call us to make an appointment



For Health Care Professionals

Our team accepts regional, national, and international patient referrals. Stanford Life Flight Medical Transportation Program facilitates patient referrals and transfers.


Fax a completed Referral Form with the following supporting documentation to 650-721-3422:

  • Recent/relevant typed clinical notes/test results (history and physical, MRI/CT/x-ray results)
  • Proof of insurance
  • Authorization information (if required)

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