Today's Top 20 Stories
  1. Court upholds $2.8M verdict in botched spine case

    A woman who won a $2.8 million verdict in a case against a spine surgeon will be able to keep the money, according to an Oct. 31 opinion from the Arizona Court of Appeals.
  2. The best advice from 4 spine surgeons' younger peers

    Career mentorship can be a two-way street where both parties learn from each other. Here is what four spine surgeons have learned from younger physicians in the field.
  3. ZimVie reports $10.6M decrease in spine sales in Q3

    Spine and dental devicemaker ZimVie has reported $202.9 million in third-party net sales in the third quarter of the year, down 4.9% from the third quarter of 2022. 

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. UPMC Neurological Institute names neurosurgery chief

    John Braca, III, MD, was named chief of neurosurgery at the UPMC Neurological Institute and hospital services in central and north central Pennsylvania, Tri-State Alert reported Nov. 1.
  2. FloSpine earns FDA clearance for KeyLift system

    FloSpine earned FDA 510(k) clearance for its KeyLift expandable interlaminar stabilization system, according to a Nov. 1 news release.
  3. UnitedHealthcare's prior authorization removals just 'payer antics,' surgeons say

    Nov. 1 marks a new wave of prior authorization code eliminations from UnitedHealthcare, which announced plans to drop prior authorization requirements by 20% in August. 
  4. OrthoAlliance opens MRI facility

    OrthoAlliance is opening an MRI facility in New Albany, Ohio.

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. Dr. David Karli opens orthopedic regenerative medicine center

    David Karli, MD, has opened an orthopedic regenerative medicine center focusing on bone marrow concentrate and micronized fat stem cell therapies in Miami, Fla.
  2. Holy Cross Health adds orthopedic surgeon

    Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Holy Cross Health Medical Group has added Razvan Nicolescu, MD, to its team of orthopedic surgeons. 
  3. Dr. Chris Coetzee operates on Vikings quarterback

    Chris Coetzee, MD, operated on Kirk Cousins to repair the Minnesota Vikings quarterback's torn achilles tendon, the team said Nov. 1. 
  4. PeekMed launches US subsidiary

    Portugal-based orthopedic technology company PeekMed has established a formal subsidiary in the U.S. in Warsaw, Ind., which has earned the nickname "orthopedic capital of the world."
  1. 5 things to know about Columbia University's spine chief

    Dean Chou, MD, is chief of the spine division at Columbia University Irving Medical Center in New York City. 
  2. Why 3 spine devicemakers are laying off staff in 2023

    Stryker, Medtronic and DePuy Spine all announced plans to lay off employees this year.
  3. Chicago orthopedic surgeon faces eviction battle

    Former NFL star-turned-orthopedic surgeon Gregory Primus, MD, owner of the Chicago Center for Sports and Orthopedic Surgery, alleges that his practice is being evicted by the building housing the facility, according to an Oct. 31 report from The Chicago Crusader.
  4. OrthoVentions invests in early-stage company from Hospital for Special Surgery

    OrthoVentions invested in Gemini, a company created in partnership with Hospital for Special Surgery, according to an Oct. 31 news release.
  5. Mayo Clinic, Minnesota college enter $4M sports medicine partnership

    Rochester, Minn.-based Mayo Clinic Health System and Minnesota State University in Mankato are set to enter into an orthopedics and sports medicine partnership. 
  6. Dr. Marc Philippon to perform hip surgery on San Francisco Giants player

    Marc Philippon, MD, will perform hip surgery on Alex Cobb, a pitcher for the San Francisco Giants, in Vail, Colo., on Oct. 31.
  7. Xēnix Medical earns FDA clearance for sacroiliac fixation system

    Xēnix Medical earned FDA clearance for its Solace sacroiliac fixation system with Nanoactiv nanotechnology, the devicemaker said Oct. 31.
  8. Bowen Hefley Orthopedics breaks ground in Arkansas

    Bowen Hefley Orthopedics has broken ground on a new campus and medical building in Little Rock, Ark., according to an Oct. 31 report from Arkansas Business. 
  9. The top 98 orthopedic surgeons in Chicago

    Chicago Magazine has named the top 151 musculoskeletal physicians in the Chicago area, including the top orthopedic surgeons, hand surgeons, physical medicine specialists and sports medicine specialists. 

Featured Podcast

Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months