Founded in 1985, our organization represents doctors (MD’s and DO’s) who have a special interest in the practice of Orthopaedic Medicine. We would like to see it gain broader acceptance in conventional medical circles, and be more widely available to the public.
- To improve medical standards in diagnosis and treatment of patients with musculoskeletal disorders.
- To encourage teaching of orthopaedic medicine in medical school, undergraduate and postgraduate curricula.
- To represent and protect the interest of orthopaedic physicians in matters pertaining to practice.
- To encourage research in orthopaedic medicine.