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The University of Maryland Joint Network is home to Maryland's leading joint replacement surgeons. Located throughout the state, UM Joint Network surgeons are unique among other orthopedic surgeons for their advanced expertise in total hip and knee replacements.

Every UM Joint Network surgeon is held to the highest standards of care. They are required to perform at least 20 total hip and knee replacement surgeries every year with successful outcomes in order to qualify for Network membership. From June 2018 to June 2019, UM Joint Network surgeons performed over 4,000 hip and knee replacements.

The average length of stay for total hip replacement (1.57 days) and total knee replacement (1.7 days) is lower than the national average reported by the American Academy of Orthopeadic Surgeons.*

Additionally, the UM Joint Network's connection to the renowned University of Maryland School of Medicine ensures that you will always receive the latest and greatest joint replacement care available for hips and knees.

What does all of this mean for you? Patients treated by UM Joint Network surgeons often have better outcomes compared to the national averages, including lower infection rates and faster recovery times.

This means that you not only receive better care, but also get out of the hospital and back home faster.

Get the care that you deserve.

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*American Academy of Orthopeadic Surgeons American Joint Replacement Registry reports an average length of stay of 1.9 days for total hip replacement and 2.0 days for total knee replacement. Fiscal year 2018 data.

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