Orthotics & Prosthetics Center at Mission Bay
The UCSF Orthotics & Prosthetics Center at Mission Bay evaluates, designs, custom fits and manufactures all types of orthotics (supportive devices such as splints and braces) and prostheses (artificial limbs) to meet patients' needs. Our team includes doctors, a physical therapist, and specialists in orthotics and prosthetics who work together to develop personalized care and rehabilitation plans. We are recognized throughout the state for our expertise in the latest technologies and for the quality of care we provide.
We contract with most insurance companies, and our administrative staff is experienced in working with managed care insurance plans.
Awards & recognition
Best hospital in Northern California
One of the nation’s best in orthopedics
Plan your visit
What to Bring
- Photo I.D.
- Health insurance card
- Insurance authorization, if required
- Doctor's referral, if required
- Recent test results related to your condition
- List of your medications, including dosages, plus any you're allergic to
- List of questions you may have
- Device or paper for taking notes
Our research initiatives
UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Research
The UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery has several research programs dedicated to investigating different areas of musculoskeletal health care, such as hip, knee and spine surgery.