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Robert Thompson, MD, will perform should surgery on Boston Red Sox Pitcher Tyler Thornburg, the Boston Herald reports.  By Mackenzie Garrity -
In a study reported by Reuters, researchers studied the number of people receiving anterior cruciate ligament tear surgery from 2002 to 2014.  By Mackenzie Garrity -
Seven spine surgeons weigh in on the most common stigmas surrounding spine surgery and how they deal with patients who misconstrue spine care.  By Anuja Vaidya -

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Bryn Mawr (Pa.) Hospital opened its Orthopedic Surgery Center on June 14 in partnership with Philadelphia-based Rothman Institute, according to Main Line Today.  By Mackenzie Garrity -
Here are 13 key notes on orthopedic and spine device companies from the past week.  By Anuja Vaidya -
Stuart Davidson, MD, was named chief medical officer of Mount Desert Island Hospital in Bar Harbor, Maine. Dr. Davidson assumes this role from Edward Glimore, MD, who retired in May after 46 years, according to Bangor Daily News.  By Mackenzie Garrity -
Ara Deukmedjian, MD, of Deuk Spine Institute in Melbourne, Fla., was selected to be among the first neurosurgeons included in the Expert Network. Deuk Spine Institute was also selected as the first Spine Center of Excellence in the world by Johnson & Johnson.  By Mackenzie Garrity -

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Torrance (Cal.) Medical Center will fund two new medical institutes for South Bay, Cal., residents with a $32 million donation from Richard and Melanie Lundquist, according to Daily Breeze. Mr. and Ms. Lundquist are community members who began donating to the hospital when Ms. Lundquist started volunteering there11 years ago.  By Mackenzie Garrity -
Here are six spine surgeons in the news this week.  By Mackenzie Garrity -
Techniques in Orthopaedics published an article examining MiMedx Group's dehydrated human aminon/chorion membrane allografts for orthopedic applications.  By Laura Dyrda -
Many companies supported repealing the ACA, which levied an excise tax on device companies to cover expenses; the companies argued if the medical device excise tax were repealed, they'd be able to hire more in the U.S. The Consolidated Appropriations Act was signed in December 2015 and included a two-year moratorium on the tax. Has the change affected job growth among industry giants?  By Laura Dyrda -
A new study published in The Spine Journal examines adjacent segment disease after cervical disc arthroplasty and anterior cervical discectomy and fusion.  By Laura Dyrda -
The Congress of Neurological Surgeons granted Paper of the Year awards to highlight the best original science published in the journal Neurosurgery over the past year, according to Newswise.  By Laura Dyrda -
Here are six sports medicine physicians who joined new practices or took on new roles in May 2017:  By Mackenzie Garrity -
William Beringer, MD, director of neurosurgery at Adventist Health Castle Medical Center in Kailua, Hawaii. In an interview with Hawaii News Now, Dr. Beringer talks about minimally invasive spine surgery.  By Mackenzie Garrity -
In a recent two year study, DePuy Synthes evaluated the implant fixation of the ATTUNE knee tibial base using radiosterometric analysis.  By Mackenzie Garrity -
Frank J. Schwab, MD, is the chief of spine service at the Hospital of Special Surgery in New York, N.Y., and founder of Nemaris. Dr. Schwab crafted a five step process to improve spinal surgery planning for treating adult spinal deformity, according to an interview by Medscape.  By Mackenzie Garrity -
James Andrews, MD, will examine the left elbow of Miami Marlins' Braxton Garrett and offer a second opinion on his diagnosis, the Sun-Sentinel reports.  By Eric Oliver -
Pacira Pharmaceuticals appointed Mark I. Froimson, MD, to its board of directors.  By Megan Wood -
Medscape asked orthopedists the most rewarding as well as the most challenging aspects of their jobs in its "Orthopedist Compensation Report 2017."  By Megan Wood -
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