Same-day surgical procedures can be performed at UConn John Dempsey Hospital or the UConn Health Surgery Center located within the UConn Musculoskeletal Institute. Both locations offer state-of-the-art operating rooms and fully-equipped postoperative patient care areas. Our team of skilled nurses, surgical assistants, anesthesiologists, and surgeons provide superb surgical care and get you back to life faster.
For cases requiring overnight care like joint replacement surgery, you will stay in UConn's John Dempsey Hospital. Our state-of-the-art hospital has dedicated space for orthopedic patients on the 5th floor. There are 28 private rooms, a specialized gym, and a rehab room. The staff on the floor, including nurses, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, and hospitalists, are specially trained in orthopedic care. We offer room service-type dining, free Wi-Fi, and many other services during your stay.