Motion Analysis Lab for Professionals

Motion Analysis Lab Mission and Vision


  • To conduct high quality investigations of the origin, progression, and ensuing patient disability due to neuromusculoskeletal diagnoses
  • To improve our understanding of the nonsurgical conservative and surgical treatment outcomes of these diagnoses
  • To examine sport specific biomechanics to objectively determine injury mechanisms, improve treatment, develop strategies for prevention, and provide enhanced design of sports equipment (eg shoe gear)
  • To provide clinical motion analysis to support the treatment planning for individuals with neuromusculoskeletal diagnoses
  • To participate in regional, national, and international educational activities as well as publish our findings in peer reviewed journals to disseminate the knowledge obtained


  • To consider the relationship between the neuromusculoskeletal system structure and function when investigating the origin, diagnosis, treatment,
    and prevention of musculoskeletal conditions
  • To be the specialists in mobility assessment supporting the HSS mission, vision, and values to improve mobility and enhance the quality of life for all

Contact Information

Hospital for Special Surgery
Dana Center
510 East 73rd Street
New York, NY 10021