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Matthew Saltzman, MD, board-certified orthopedic surgeon of Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, has joined the Glenview (Ill.) Outpatient Center, according to a Chicago Tribune report.

Tuesday, 30 July 2013 12:37

5 Factors That Reduce SSIs

A new study in the American Journal of Infection Control has identified five interventional areas that decrease the risk of surgical site infections after orthopedic surgery.

Peachtree Orthopaedic Clinic, based in Atlanta, has opened a new location in Cumming, Ga. The practice includes 29 board-certified physicians with a wide range of interests.

Theresa Colosi, MD, a general orthopedic and musculoskeletal oncology surgeon, has joined the orthopedic and total joint program of Healdsburg (Calif.) District Hospital.

The American College of Sports Medicine, along with five other professional organizations, released a statement on the necessity of the team physician to providing treatment for athletes.

Orthopedic surgeon Kelly Jensen, DO, has begun offering care at Emery Medical Center in Castle Dale, Utah, according to an Emery County Progress report.

Parkview Health, based in Fort Wayne, Ind., has formed Parkview Sports Medicine, a partnership designed to provide athletes with comprehensive care, according to a wane.com report.

Orthopedic surgeon Ronald Damani Howell, MD, has joined the medical staff of Oswego (N.Y.) Health, according to an Oswego County Today report.

Dr. David GeierDr. Geier is an orthopaedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist in Charleston, South Carolina. He also serves as chairman of the Public Relations Committee for the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

Christopher Passariello, MD, Jess G. Alcid, MD, Sripad H. Dhawlikar, MD, and Justin P. Kubeck, MD, of Ocean Orthopedic Associates, based in Toms River, N.J., have joined the Human Motion Institute of Raritan Bay Medical Center in Perth Amboy, N.J.

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