Musculoskeletal Institute

The MUSC Health Musculoskeletal Institute (MSKI) brings together a group of health care experts who treat all conditions of the bones, joints, and muscles. Our goal is to provide the best care to our patients in one visit to a single location. Our experts include orthopedic surgeons, rheumatologists, hand surgeons, physiatrists, endocrinologists, radiologists, anesthesiologists, physical and occupational therapists, athletic trainers, sports psychologists, nurse practitioners, physicians' assistants, nurses, and other dedicated staff focused on musculoskeletal conditions. 

Because everyone is under one roof, we are uniquely qualified to handle your musculoskeletal needs. The MUSC Health Musculoskeletal Institute knows that each patient is unique. We tailor your treatment accordingly. Our comprehensive team makes the Musculoskeletal Institute the preferred place to seek your musculoskeletal care. 

MSKI Services

Foot & Ankle Program

We deliver world-class foot, ankle and podiatry care for arthritis, sports injuries, diabetes and foot deformities.

Hand & Wrist Program

Our multispecialty team approach to hand and wrist surgery means you receive coordinated care from surgeons who specialize in treating the most complex problems

Hip & Knee Replacement

Highly trained specialists dedicated to helping those who experience issues related orthopaedics and arthritis live more active lives with less discomfort.

Orthopaedic Trauma

We provide state-of-the-art care for acute injuries or those suffering from complications of previous injuries such as infections, nonunions, or malunions.


MUSC Health's orthopaedic team of highly specialized physicians is dedicated to providing you with personalized and expedient care.

Osteoporosis & Bone Health

The MUSC Center for Fragility Fracture Care, Osteoporosis, & Bone Health is South Carolina’s largest center for osteoporosis & long-term bone health management

Physical Medicine & Rehab

Our Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation service offers nonoperative treatment of spine problems including injections and medical acupuncture.


The Division of Rheumatology & Immunology has a long tradition of providing outstanding care to patients of all ages who suffer from rheumatic diseases.

Shoulder & Elbow

At MUSC Health, our orthopaedic Shoulder and Elbow specialists manage all types of problems.

Sports Medicine

State-of-the-art injury prevention, treatment, surgery, and rehabilitation for athletes of all skill levels, as well as team consultation and education.

Team of Experts

The MUSC Health Musculoskeletal Institute brings together a team of experts across multiple disciplines who provide specialized care across the entire spectrum of musculoskeletal conditions. 

Osteoporosis Team

Rheumatology Team

Orthopaedics Team

Our team of spine experts treats all types of back-related issues, from the routine to the most complex.

Spine Center Team