Displaying items by tag: shoulder surgery
January 24, 2012
This past December, the Orthopaedic Foundation for Active Lifestyles and The American Journals of Orthopedics presented a continuing medical education event in Las Vegas chaired by Kevin D. Plancher, MD, according to a news release.
Suspension Orthopaedic Solutions, an Arnold, Md.-based orthopedic device company, has received FDA clearance for two new clavicle fracture products, according to a company news release.
Published in Spine and Orthopedic Devices and Implants
Neal ElAttrache, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles, recently performed surgery on Golden State Warriors center Kwame Brown, according to a Chicago Tribune news report.
January 20, 2012
Columbia Memorial Hospital in Astoria, Ore., recently welcomed Douglas Abbott, MD. Dr. Abbott has a professional interest in shoulder and knee arthroscopy.
January 18, 2012
Xavier Durlande, MD, an orthopedic surgeon with Peachtree Orthopaedic Clinic in Atlanta, recently performed surgery on Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford to repair a torn left pectoral muscle, according to a Sports Illustrated report.
January 17, 2012
Philip Mulieri, MD, an orthopedic surgeon with a professional interest in shoulder and elbow surgery, recently joined Danbury (Conn.) Orthopedics, according to a report from The Ridgefield Press.
January 11, 2012
Changes with the 2012 CPT Manual have made an impact on coding for arthroscopic procedures, according to a report in AAOS Now.
James Andrews, MD, founder of Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Gulf Breeze, Fla., recently performed surgery on Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo, according to a Redskins Talk report.
January 04, 2012
Lewis Yocum, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles, recently performed shoulder surgery on Boston Red Sox fielder Ryan Kalish, according to a Boston Globe news report.
December 28, 2011
Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair can significantly improve patients’ quality of life, according to a study published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine.