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  1. 5 things to know about Holy Name Medical Center orthopedics

    Teaneck, N.J.-based Holy Name Medical Center's department of orthopedics provides care for patients suffering from joint, back and knee pain, among other things. Here are five things to know about the practice: 
  2. Holy Name Medical Center debuts smart knee implant in New Jersey

    Teaneck, N.J.-based Holy Name Medical Center has debuted Persona IQ's smart knee replacement technology, according to a Dec. 22 press release sent to Becker's. 
  3. From new hospitals to a converted K-Mart: 16 orthopedic facilities that broke ground in 2022

    Orthopedic facilities have seen major growth in 2022, with several big name clinics breaking ground on new locations. Here are 16 orthopedic facility ground breakings Becker's has reported on since January.

2 new fusion studies highlight benefits of first fully porous PEEK

Spine surgeons want better performing interbody cages. A new porous PEEK technology will become the gold standard. See this white paper with key findings from in-vitro and in-vivo studies.
  1. HOPCo in 2022: 12 developments

    Healthcare Outcomes Performance Company saw "a year of strategic growth and success," President and Chief Transformation Officer, Wael Barsoum, MD, said in a Dec. 27 recap.
  2. 5 leading headlines in regenerative medicine

    Here are five top-read Becker's headlines on orthobiologics and regenerative medicine in 2022:
  3. Former orthopedic surgeon accepts plea deal in patient misconduct case

    Former orthopedic surgeon Shaun Kink, MD, accepted a plea deal to avoid felony sexual assault charges, NPR affiliate WGLT reported Dec. 27.
  4. FDA expands approval for sacroiliac joint implant

    SI-Bone recieved additional FDA clearance for its iFuse Bedrock Granite device for sacroiliac joint fusions, the devicemaker said Dec. 27.

How Conway Regional achieved sepsis program quality, cost improvements in 4 months

Achieving sepsis quality improvements shouldn't take long. This hospital saved $384,000K + boosted compliance by 20% in just 4 months. Here's how.
  1. SeaSpine's 100th spine navigation system installed

    SeaSpine's 7D Flash navigation system for spine surgery has reached its 100th installation, the devicemaker said Dec. 27.
  2. Kentucky orthopedic practice to relocate

    Louisville Orthopedics will move from its office in New Albany, Ind., to a location on the south side of the city, the News and Tribune reported Dec. 23.
  3. Dr. Norman Waldrop performs surgery on Tennessee Titans quarterback

    Ryan Tannehill, starting quarterback for the Tennessee Titans, underwent ankle surgery at Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center in Birmingham, Ala., reported Dec. 23. 
  4. What 6 spine surgeons are most proud of in 2022

    From honing minimally invasive surgical skills to establishing an independent spine practice and attracting more patients from abroad, six spine surgeons told Becker's about their biggest achievements this year.
  1. How 1 orthopedic MSO grew in 2022

    Growth Orthopedics, a management services organization, had a busy 2022 from adding new surgeons at its partner practices to growing its online presence, according to its 2022 annual report.
  2. Aclarion adds Dr. Christopher Ames as an adviser

    Aclarion is continuing to build its surgeon advisory team and added Christopher Ames, MD, of University of California at San Francisco.
  3. Data supports Orthofix's cellular bone allograft in lumbar fusions

    A study published in Neurology International found fusion rates of 98.6 percent with Orthofix's Trinity Elite cellular bone allograft, the devicemaker said Dec. 22.
  4. Drs. James Voos and Jacob Calcei debut wireless orthopedic camera in Ohio

    James Voos, MD, and Jacob Calcei, MD, performed Ohio's first cases with the ArthroFree wireless camera, Shaker Heights, Ohio-based University Hospitals said Dec. 22.
  5. 5 Rothman Orthopaedics Florida physicians earn recognition by Orlando Magazine

    Five surgeons working at Philadelphia-based Rothman Orthopaedic Institute's Florida locations were named Premier Doctors by Orlando Magazine, the practice said in a Dec. 21 LinkedIn post.
  6. 85+ orthopedic surgeon moves in 2022

    Here are more than 85 orthopedic surgeons joining new practices or adding to their titles in 2022:
  7. Colorado orthopedic practice breaks ground on new facility

    Workers broke ground on Fort Collins, Colo.-based Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies' new medical clinic in Greeley, Colo., The Fort Morgan Times reported Dec. 21.
  8. 3 federal updates involving spine, orthopedics

    Here are three federal updates involving spine and orthopedics since Nov. 30:
  9. Dr. Eric Potts joins advisory team at Aclarion

    Eric Potts, MD, was named as an adviser for Aclarion, the medtech company said Dec. 21.

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