Beijing Jishuitan Hospital is a comprehensive Grade Ⅲ-A General Hospital founded in 1956, with about 1,000 beds, focused on Orthopaedics and burning knowledge. The hospital becomes the fourth clinical college affiliated to Beijing University due to its extraordinary medical features and the capacity in medical treatment, teaching and research. It has an academician from the Chinese Academy of Engineering and other 200 professional physicians.
Beijing Jishuitan Hospital has prominent key subjects, with comprehensive departments and numerous medical talents. The medical skills on orthopaedics and burning knowledge have already reached the advanced national and international level. The hospital has the key municipal lab—Beijing Research Center of Bone Diseases and Osteoarthrosis as well as the Beijing Research Office for orthopaedic trauma, Beijing Research Office for Hand Surgery, Beijing Research Office for Burn Injury, Beijing Registration and Evaluation Center for Artificial Joints and the Training Center for Shoulder are also settled in the hospital. The first National Training Center for Orthopaedics was set up in Jishuitan Hospital on 27th, April, 2001. In July, 2006, Beijing Jishuitan Hospital was awarded the “Hospital for National Sportsman” by the Chinese Olympic Committee (COC).
Since the foundation of Beijing Jishuitan Hospital 50 years ago, extraordinary progresses have been made in the research of the complex traumatic bone fracture rescue, the surgical treatment for nonunion of old fracture, limber(finger) replantation, the reconstruction of thumb, bone neoplasms therapy, knee and shoulder arthroscopic operation, artificial joint replacement, the treatment of children trauma(less than 14 years ), congenital bone disease, cervical spondylosis and waist and leg pain, the application of artificial arthrosis replacement，computer navigated operator, micriinjury operation, ultra-large burn area, the repair of the deep burn wounds, electric burn, and the bone metabolism-related diseases. And five national prizes have been awarded.
Beijing Jishuitan Hospital is the fourth clinical college affiliated to Beijing University. As a teaching hospital of clinical medicine, the clinical departments are equipped with comprehensive equipment and solid skills. There are strong medical technologies in the departments of orthopaedics, burning, internal medicine, general surgery, gynecology, ophthalmology, stomatology, otorhinolaryngology, dermatology and venereology, Chinese Medical internal medicine, Chinese Medicine Orthopedics, acupuncture and moxibustion, and psychotherapy. The hospital has large medical equipment including CR,DR, X-ray machine, spiral CT,ECT, MRI, operator with G type operator, computer-navigated operator, various arthroscopy, laparoscopy, pelvis copy, minimal invasive operator, DSA, hyperbolic oxygen chamber and other high-tech medical equipment.