Colombian Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology CSOT SCCOT


The Foundation of the Colombian Society of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology was not a coincidence.

Orthopedics Colombia was already scoring his presence since 1930, when the San Juan de Dios Hospital in Bogota the locomotor system in special clinics merged with surgical clinics were treated.

The initiation of activities at the Hospital San Jose in 1902, influenced the strengthening of Orthopedics and Traumatology as an increasingly independent specialty.

The Foundation of the International Society of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology (SICOT) in 1929 and the founding of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons AAOS in 1930 were lights that lit the Colombian environment for your Orthopedics take shape.