On May 9, Michael Joyce, MD, will perform surgery on WNBA Seattle Storm's Sue Bird in order to remove a cyst from her left knee, according to a report by USA Today.
Here are 15 statistics on orthopedic surgeon and physician compensation based on geographic location and practice setting, according to the Medscape Orthopedist and Orthopedic Surgeon Compensation Report: 2012 Results.
The Food and Drug Administration granted 41 orthopedic- and spine-related device clearances in February.
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The National Commission on Physician Payment Reform released a report on March 4, 2013, detailing 12 recommendations to change the say physicians are paid.
March 12, 2013
The Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Gulf Breeze, Fla., and Pensacola, Fla.-based Baptist Medical Group announced that orthopedic physician G. Daxton Steele, MD, has joined their team of specialty physicians.
James Andrews, MD, board certified orthopedic surgeon, is scheduled to perform knee surgery on Nerlen Noels, forward of the University of Kentucky Wildcats basketball team, according to an ESPN report.
March 11, 2013
Barrow Regional Medical Center in Winder, Ga., announced that Craig M. Mines, MD, has joined its medical staff.
Orthopedic surgeon Michael Pappas, MD, has joined St. Luke's Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in Duluth, Minn., according to a Duluth News Tribune report.
March 11, 2013
Commonwealth Orthopaedic Associates in Reading, Pa., has been named the official sports medicine provider for Berkshire Baseball.
March 08, 2013
Dennis Alter, MD, an orthopedic surgeon with a special interest in sports medicine, recently joined Flagler Orthopedics & Sports Medicine in Palm Coast, Fla., according to a News-Journal report.