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Here are 13 key notes on spine and orthopedic device companies.
The Asian trauma fixation devices market is estimated to grow to $1.2 billion by 2018.
The global market for joint reconstruction and replacement is expected to increase to nearly $16.2 billion by 2018, according to a report by BCC Research.
David Altchek, MD, and Joshua Dines, MD, joined Motus Global as medical advisors.
Northampton, Mass.-based Cooley Dickinson Orthopedics & Sports Medicine added Teresa Pianta, MD, to its physician team, according to a report by The Republican.
Ralph F. Rashbaum, MD, is a co-founder of Plano-based Texas Back Institute, one of the first back schools in the United States. He is involved in the Texas Back Institute Spine Fellowship Program and is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He is also a clinical assistant professor at Southwestern Medical School in Dallas.
Nine spine surgeons discuss the most important qualities that spine patients are looking for in their physicians.
Most physicians plan on continuing to accept Medicare, despite the uncertainty to Medicare reimbursements, according to Physicians Practice's 2014 Physician Compensation Survey.