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  1. Meet AAOS' first and second vice presidents

    The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons on Feb. 14 named its first and second vice presidents for the 2024-2025 term.
  2. Froedtert South adds Globus spine robot

    Surgeons at Froedtert South in Pleasant Prairie, Wis., have added Globus Medical's ExcelsiusGPS spine robot. 
  3. Yale appoints Dr. Ehud Mendel to 10-year neurosurgery professorship

    Ehud Mendel, MD, was named the Nixdorff-German Professor of Neurosurgery at Yale University in New Haven, Conn.

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  1. Dr. Paul Tornetta named 92nd AAOS president

    Paul Tornetta, III, MD, PhD, is the new president of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
  2. How orthopedic surgeon salaries stack up

    Orthopedic surgeon salaries far surpass some of the other highest paying careers in the U.S., with orthopedists earning $371,400 annually, according to The Bureau of Labor Statistics' most recent salary data. 
  3. 3 orthopedic surgeons honored by the AAOS

    The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons has honored three orthopedic surgeons.
  4. What Rothman Orthopaedic's joint replacement strategy gets right

    Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital in Bensalem, Pa. was ranked as the best hospital in the state for joint replacement, and a key factor to achieving that honor lies in a holistic approach to care, according to Max Courtney, MD.

Maximizing ASC Performance in Orthopedics and Beyond through New Technologies and KPIs

It's time to level up your ASC. Learn how to use technology and KPIs to elevate your surgery center here.
  1. Willis Knighton Bossier Orthopedics opens new clinic

    Willis Knighton Bossier Orthopedics has opened a satellite clinic in Ruston, La., according to a Feb. 13 report from the Bossier Press-Tribune.
  2. Think Surgical signs another partnership for orthopedic robotics

    Think Surgical is collaborating with b-One Ortho to add its implants to the TMini total knee replacement robot.
  3. Value-based orthopedic implant company acquired

    The Orthopaedic Implant Co., which is known for its value-based devices, was acquired by technology company Zeda.
  4. 'Hospitals are scared to death': Why ASCs have the advantage in recruiting spine surgeons

    Allowing physicians to have ownership in the places they work can make ASCs more attractive in recruiting, spine surgeon Stephen Hochschuler, MD, said. 
  1. 2 orthopedic injuries at the 2024 Super Bowl

    The Kansas City Chiefs, the San Francisco 49ers and their physician teams — led by internal medicine specialist Michael Monaco, MD, and orthopedic surgeon Timothy McAdams, MD — came to Las Vegas for the 2024 Super Bowl on Feb. 11. 
  2. Maxx Orthopedics, Think Surgical to partner on total knee replacements

    Think Surgical has entered into a collaboration agreement with Maxx Orthopedics to add Maxx's implants, including the Freedom Knee System, to Think Surgical's proprietary database of implant modules for use in its miniature robotic system. 
  3. Surgical Planning Associates' mixed reality system surpasses 3,000 hip replacements

    Medtech company Surgical Planning Associates' mixed-reality HipInsight System has been used in its 3,000th case. 
  4. Rothman Orthopaedics opens Pennsylvania facility

    Mediplex Property Group has opened a new facility in Newtown, Pa., fully leased to Philadelphia-based Rothman Orthopaedic Institute. 
  5. What orthopedic leaders have to say about weight loss drugs

    The popularity of glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists like Ozempic has skyrocketed over the past few years. 
  6. What orthopedic surgeons should know about Stark law

    Stark law is a strict liability statute that places restrictions on physician self-referral with the goal of protecting patients.
  7. Orthopedic surgeons among specialists with happiest marriages

    Around 85% of orthopedic surgeons report feeling happy in their marriages, describing them as either "good" or "very good," according to Medscape's 2024 "Lifestyle and Happiness Report," published Feb. 13. 
  8. Dr. Tomas Pevny 1st in region to offer Iovera treatment

    Glenwood Springs, Colo.-based orthopedic surgeon, Tomas Pevny, MD, has become the first physician in the region to offer Iovera, an FDA-approved osteoarthritis knee pain treatment. 
  9. Hospital for Special Surgery earns top rating for all outpatient orthopedics

    New York City-based Hospital for Special Surgery was among 134 hospitals named to Healthgrades' Outpatient Orthopedic Surgery Excellence ranking, and it is the only hospital to earn the top rating in all four surgery cohorts.

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