AwardThe Center for Closing the Health Gap in Greater Cincinnati has honored Alvin H. Crawford, MD, with the Lifetime Achievement Award, according to an AAOS Now report.
Published in Spine

Here are 15 statistics on patient visits for top surgery center specialties based on the Medscape Physician Compensation Report: 2012.

Wednesday, 02 May 2012 11:51

Hand Specialists Lacking in Tennessee ERs

According to a new study published in the Annals of Plastic Surgery, only 7 percent of Tennessee hospitals have hand specialists available 24 hours to treat trauma patients in the emergency department.
Published in Practice Management
Here are five orthopedic surgeons who were appointed to leadership positions with device companies this year.

John D. Brock, administrator for the NorthStar Surgical Center, discusses his surgery center's new program and why it was the right time for the facility to expand its offerings. NorthStar Surgical Center in Lubbock, Texas, began offering total knee, uni-knee, total ankle and total shoulder procedures at the beginning of the year. The ambulatory surgery center has performed approximately 10 of the procedures so far.

Published in Practice Management