Bone and Joint Institute (Orthopaedics)

Penn State Bone and Joint Institute is proud to be a leader in research on disorders of the bones, joints and spine, providing the most innovative care to adults and children with even the most complex disorders.

Learn More About Bone and Joint

Research in the Penn State Bone and Joint Institute includes:

  • Arthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Mechanisms of cell signaling
  • Fracture healing
  • Implant design and biomechanics
  • Musculoskeletal cancer
  • Gait abnormalities
  • Other orthopaedic conditions

Kevin Black, MD, is Director of the Penn State Bone and Joint Institute and Chair of the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation.

Read more about Dr. Black here.

Contact Us

For details on research in the Bone and Joint Institute, please call 717-531-4819.