The research activity of the Department covers different fields of orthopaedic surgery (mainly the problems of musculoskeletal tumours and problems of implant surgery) as indicated by the number of publications.

The Department has an accredited Ph.D. programme entitled, Physiology and Pathology of the Musculoskeletal System, which offers more than 40 subprogrammes for orthopaedic and trauma surgeons, and rheumatologists.