Friday, 26 April 2013 16:13
David Chang, MD, is an orthopedic spine surgeon at Marina Spine Center in Marina Del Ray (Calif.) Hospital. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a member of North American Spine Society and California Orthopaedic Association.
Friday, 29 March 2013 07:46
Physicians discussed the practical challenges of adopting minimally invasive spine surgery procedures during the session titled "The Current State of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery" at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2013 in Chicago.
Published in Spine
Wednesday, 27 March 2013 10:42
At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2013 in Chicago Stuart Weinstein, MD, discussed the organization's advocacy wing and why it's crucial for orthopedic and spine surgeons to become engaged in political advocacy in the session titled "Healthcare Advocacy: Why and How."
Monday, 25 March 2013 11:46
A new study shows female-specific knee implants may not improve outcomes in female total knee replacement patients, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Published in Spine and Orthopedic Devices and Implants
Monday, 25 February 2013 14:28
Chicago-based Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush announced the future appointment of its own Joshua Jacobs, MD, orthopedic surgeon, as president of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Tuesday, 11 December 2012 13:06
John Kirkpatrick, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon with Shands Hospital in Jacksonville, Fla. He is also a professor and chair of the department of orthopedic surgery at the University of Jacksonville College of Medicine.
Friday, 28 September 2012 14:05
Stefan Prada, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with Laser Spine Institute's Tampa, Fla., facility. Dr. Prada is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and he has an interest in treating with minimally invasive, endoscopic procedures.
Published in Spine
Friday, 31 August 2012 10:56
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons' Education Enhancement Fund selected two educational program projects to fund, according to an AAOS Now report.
Published in Practice Management
Monday, 06 August 2012 11:40
Though the number of female orthopedic residents is on the rise, the field remains largely male-dominated, and several organizations are encouraging women to pursue orthopedic surgery, according to the Huffington Post.
Friday, 03 August 2012 13:46
Scott Boden, MD, is a professor of orthopedic surgery and the director of the Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center in Atlanta. His areas of clinical interest include cervical fusion, anterior lumbar interbody fusion, disc degeneration, lumbar fusion, spinal infections and more. His treatment specialties are discectomy, kyphoplasty, microdiscectomy and microdecompression, spinal fusion and vertebroplasty.