University Medical Center in Lebanon, Tenn., has launched the Joint Club, a new joint replacement surgery program, according to a report by The Lebanon Democrat & Wilson County News.
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Orthopedic surgeon Neil Thomas Katz, MD, of Southern California Medical Group, is now offering surgical and non-surgical care for cartilage injuries and degeneration.
Children's Health System of Texas, based in Dallas, and orthopedic surgeon James Andrews, MD, have partnered to create the Children's Health Andrews Institute for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, according to a D Healthcare Daily report.
Eric Pagenkopf, MD, and Nathan Hoekzema, MD, have joined University Orthopaedic Associates in Clovis, Calif., according to report by The Fresno Bee.
Orthopedic surgeon Troy Morrison, DO, has earned board certification from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, according to a Springfield News-Leader report.
Robert Anderson, MD, an orthopedic surgeon with OrthoCarolina in Charlotte, N.C., has performed ankle surgery on the Green Bay Packers' linebacker A.J. Hawk, according to an ESPN NFL report.
Texas Rangers team physician Keith Meister, MD, will perform surgery on the team's second baseman Jurickson Profar's right shoulder, according to a St. Louis Post-Dispatch report.
The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group is participating in a clinical trial of NeoCart, a tissue implant designed for use in knee cartilage injuries, according to a mySA report.