Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach recently published an article about the role of stem cells in knee osteoarthritis management.
A study published in Spine examines the risk factors and causes of 30-day unplanned readmissions after lumbar spine surgery.
Thomas Ellis, MD, a surgeon with Fort Worth Brain and Spine Institute, performed anterior cervical discectomy and fusion on Texas state senator and gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis, according to a report form the Chron.
The American Medical Association released a report showing physicians generate $1.6 trillion in economic activity.
One of the biggest challenges for private practice spine surgeons is the growing regulatory burden placed on physicians. Increased documentation makes it difficult to operate the practice efficiently, and the additional documentation does little to improve patient care.
Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, located on the Houston Methodist Willowbrook Campus, partnered with Klein Independent School District Athletics to provide coverage for athletes and coaches.
John Andrachuk, MD, joined Resurgens Orthopaedics, based in Atlanta.
Orthopedic surgeons in an office-based multispecialty group practice were most highly compensated in 2013, according to the Medscape Orthopedist Compensation Report 2014.
A group of researchers investigated the radiologic evidence of spontaneous spinal arthrodesis in patients with lower lumbar spondylolisthesis and published their findings in Spine.
Medline recently acquired Amendia's anterior cervical fusion distraction pin business.