Stamford Hospital, the flagship hospital of Stamford Health, and Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) have entered into a collaborative agreement to create the premier center for specialty orthopedic care in New England.
HSS has been nationally ranked #1 for orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report for the past eight consecutive years, and is the world's leading academic medical center focused solely on musculoskeletal health.
We offer more knowledge. Over the years, we’ve gained experience in the treatment of a vast array of disorders. This list isn’t meant to be exhaustive, but gives you a good indication of the most common disorders that we care for.
We offer more grace under pressure.
Any occurrence of sudden back pain, back muscle spasms, and/or sciatica may indicate an emergency situation that could result in permanent damage if not treated promptly. If you experience any of the following symptoms, you may have a serious spinal problem and should seek medical attention immediately:
Have questions? We have more answers to your emergencies situations questions, even if you're not one of our patients.