Founded in 2006, the mission of the International Society of Orthopaedic Centers, Ltd. (ISOC) is to facilitate the exchange of ideas and best practices among the premier specialty orthopaedic centers in the world and to collaborate on patient care, education, and research-based programs to effect improvement in orthopaedic care on a global scale.
Member institutions are specialty orthopaedic hospitals or large orthopaedic departments within a hospital. Institutions must perform more than 5,000 total orthopaedic procedures per year and have an orthopaedic staff of more than 20 surgeons who conduct research and training.
Current Member Institutions:
|Belgium||University Hospitals Leuven|
|Brazil||Instituto Nacional de Traumatologia e Ortopedia|
|Canada||Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre|
|Israel||The Hadassah University Medical Center|
|Italy||IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi|
|Italy||Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli|
|Mexico||Instituto Nacional De Rehabilitacion|
|The Netherlands||Sint Maartenskliniek|
|South Africa||University of Cape Town, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery|
|Sweden||Skåne University Hospital|
|UK||Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital|
|USA||Hospital for Special Surgery|