The Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD) has a distinguished tradition of medical innovation going back to 1905. For over a century, HJD’s physicians have pioneered a range of treatments that have improved the lives of people with musculoskeletal and neurological disorders.
In 2006, HJD merged with NYU Langone Medical Center, creating one of the nation’s leading orthopaedic hospitals. The Hospital for Joint Diseases received the prestigious Magnet® recognition in 2012, in acknowledgment of the team’s commitment to nursing professionalism, teamwork, and excellence in patient care.
Today, HJD proudly attends to the needs of patients of all ages with any type of musculoskeletal condition, leveraging the most current knowledge and treatments, as well as cutting-edge techniques and technologies, to provide the best possible care.
Distinctive, award-winning programs and centers serve tens of thousands of patients each year: from infants to the elderly, from the simplest cases to the most complex. Areas of expertise at the Hospital for Joint Diseases include:
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Please Note:The Hospital for Joint Diseases is one of the nation’s leading orthopaedic facilities and provides our patients with world class care in orthopaedics, rheumatology, and rehabilitation. Although a part of NYU Langone Medical Center, HJD has maintained a separate labor identity. HJD employees only work at HJD and HJD off-sites. Accordingly, the terms and conditions of employment and bargaining unit structure at HJD may vary from that found at NYU Langone’s main campus.