CPT codes and guidelines changed slightly for orthopedic-related procedures, according to AAOS Now.
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Orthopedic device maker Stryker has planned to layoff 5 percent of its global workforce by the end of 2012, and efforts are on track for completion, according to Michigan Live.
Douglas Kohrs has retired as president, CEO and executive director of Tornier, a joint replacement and orthopedic device company with its U.S. headquarters in Edina, Minn., according to TwinCities Business.
Atlanta-based MedShape, an orthopedic device company, introduced its DynaNail Ankle Arthrodesis Nail, an intramedullary nail that contains an internal nickel titanium element.
Dallas-based Pinnacle Spine Group has received a U.S. Patent for its InFill Graft Delivery System, according to Virtual-Strategy.
Dayton, Ohio-based NovoSource is a startup orthopedic device firm looking to cut costs from the process of developing and selling orthopedic implants, according to Med City News.
Gordon Bell, MD, is the director of the Center for Spine Health at Cleveland Clinic. He's a certified orthopedic surgeon with a special interest in spinal surgery, spinal stenosis, disc herniation and spinal fusion.
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The Rockford Spine Center in Illinois has been named to the medical network for the Rockford IceHogs, and several physicians will serve as the hockey team's orthopedic spine specialists.
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Philip Stahel, MD, is the director of service in the department of orthopedics at Denver Health Medical Center. He's an orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty in spine surgery and orthopedic trauma.
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Vishal Sarwahi, MD, is a pediatric orthopedic spine surgeon who focuses on in minimally invasive spine surgery, scoliosis surgery, spine surgery and surgical specialties. He is the chief of scoliosis surgery at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, N.Y.
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