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February 27, 2013
Brandon Bushnell, MD, vice-chairman of the department of orthopedics and sports medicine at Harbin Clinic in Rome, Ga., has received a subspecialty certificate in sports medicine from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, according to a Rome News-Tribune report.
February 26, 2013
Blue Ridge Bone & Joint in Asheville, N.C., announced that Gordon I. Groh, MD, has been named to the Shoulder and Elbow Program Committee of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, an educational body of national and international orthopedic surgeons.
February 04, 2013
Researchers have discovered a possible link between rising cervical spine surgery costs and older patients, according to AAOS Now.
Published in Spine
January 28, 2013
The American Joint Replacement Registry now includes 119 hospitals nationwide and more than 34,000 total joint replacement procedures.
Beaumont Health System in Royal Oak, Mich., recently joined the American Joint Replacement Registry, a not-for-profit national database of joint replacement procedures, according to a Royal Oak Patch report.
Kenneth Stephenson, MD, has been appointed to the board of trustees for Lubbock Christian University, according to an Avalanche-Journal report.
January 09, 2013
January 03, 2013
John R. Tongue, MD, president of the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, said the organization is pleased with the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 but urges elected officials to find a permanent solution to the Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate.