May 24, 2013
At the 11th Annual Orthopedic, Spine and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference in Chicago, Stephanie Ellis, RN, CPC, will give a presentation titled "15 CPT and Coding Issues for Orthopedics and Spine."
Published in News and Analysis
Fairview Lakes Medical Center in Wyoming, Minn., has officially opened its $5.6 million, 21,385-square-foot orthopedic center, according to a Forest Lake Times report.
May 23, 2013
Mitek Sports Medicine, based in Raynham, Mass., has the launched the HEALIX TRANSTEND Implant System, a minimally invasive partial thickness rotator cuff repair system, and the accompanying HEALIX 3.4mm Suture Anchor.
Published in Spine and Orthopedic Devices and Implants
During Hall of Fame Weekend 2013, Frank Jobe, MD, co-founder of the Kerlan-Jobe Clinic in Los Angeles, will receive recognition from the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., according to a report by The Press-Enterprise.
Here are 10 orthopedic surgeons who are editors-in-chief of professional journals.
May 22, 2013
Geoffrey Westrich, MD, is research director of Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement Service at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. He is also co-chair of the hospital's Infection Control Committee, co-chair of the Thromboembolic Disease Review Committee and co-chair of the Complex Case Pre-Operative Review Panel. He also serves as an associate professor of orthopedic surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College.
May 21, 2013
Jonathan Fox, MD, board-certified orthopedic surgeon, practices with OrthoArizona, Arizona Orthopaedic Associates. He earned his medical degree form the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. He completed his internship and residency at Maricopa Medical Center in Phoenix. Dr. Fox is a member of the American Fracture Association, Orthopedic Surgeons of North America and Arizona Orthopedic Association.
Jesse Jupiter, MD, board-certified orthopedic surgeon, is scheduled to perform surgery on New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski's left forearm, according to a Yahoo! Sports report.
Here are seven statistics on the average hours per week that orthopedic physicians spend seeing patients in the hospital, based on the Medscape Orthopedist Compensation Report: 2013 Results.
Published in Improving Practice Profits
Summit Medical Group has announced it will be joined by Thomas Nordstrom, MD, Robert Boretz MD, and David Abrutyn, MD, all of the Center for Orthopedic Care in Bridgewater, N.J.