Hospitals in Region Skåne have extensive experience in providing top quality specialist interventions for orthopaedics and associated rehabilitation. Physicians and other staff work in an integrated and cooperative group practice that provides the highest quality and cost-effective care for more than 100,000 patients every year.  
The largest department in Scandinavia for hip and knee replacements is found in Skåne. The department at Skåne University Hospital has achieved international acclaim as a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Evidence-Based Health Care in Musculoskeletal Disorders since 2007 and is one of only 20 global members of the prestigious International Society of Orthopaedic Centers.