Displaying items by tag: orthopedics
June 19, 2013
At the 11th Annual Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Managemea roundtable of ambulatory surgery center industry experts discussed orthopedic, spine and pain management practice defining issues.
James Andrews, MD, board-certified orthopedic surgeon, recently performed elbow surgery on the Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Daniel Hudson, according to an Arizona Sports report.
Harry Herkowitz, chairman of the Department of Orthopedics at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Mich., passed away on June 7. He was 65 years old.
Minimally invasive spine surgery has been rapidly evolving for decades, and the resurgence of the attempt to perform more appropriately invasive surgical techniques will continue to develop.
As a part of a planned expansion, University Medical Center in Lafayette, La., will open an orthopedic clinic. The clinic is expected on open on July 1, after Lafayette (La.) General Medical Center takes over UMC.
Joseph Yu, MD, board-certified orthopedic surgeon, and Roddy McGee, DO, board-certified in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine, have joined Mesa View Regional Hospital in Mesquite, Nev., as independent medical staff members, according to a Mesquite Citizen Journal report.
June 18, 2013
OrthoNeuro, based in Columbus, Ohio, has announced that Sandy Lane, MD, and Keith LaDu, DO, have joined its multispecialty practice.
June 18, 2013
Sonu Ahluwalia, MD, board-certified in orthopedics and sports medicine, is clinical chief of orthopedic surgery at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in West Hollywood, Calif., and supervisor of the sports medicine department of the division of orthopedic surgery.
Brian Cohen, MD, of Adena Health System in Chillicothe, Ohio, was the first U.S. surgeon to use the Arthrex Reverse Universe shoulder implant device, which was approved by the FDA on May 31.
Published in Spine and Orthopedic Devices and Implants
June 17, 2013
Here are 12 statistics on how orthopedists view compensation for their jobs, the choices they made and the most satisfying aspects of what they do, according to the Medscape Orthopedist Compensation Report: 2013.