a

Dr. Walter Virkus to Head New Orthopedic Trauma Team at IU Health Featured

Written by  Laura Miller | Tuesday, 04 December 2012 09:09
Social sharing
IU Health has brought on a new team of orthopedic specialists for its Level 1 trauma center.
Walter Virkus, MD, will serve as the director of orthopedic trauma and lead a new team of specialists. Dr. Virkus previously spent 12 years as a member of the orthopedic surgery department at Rush University Medical Center, where he also served as the orthopedic residency program director.

The new team of surgeons will include Todd McKinley, MD, who specializes in the management of major injuries to the limbs, pelvis and spine; Anthony Sorkin, MD, who specializes in pelvis and limb reconstruction and previously served as the director of traumatology for Rockford Orthopedics; and Michael Zlowodzki, MD, who specializes in hip preservation and reconstruction.

More Articles on Orthopedic Surgeons:

5 Tips for Entrepreneurial Spine Surgeons to Stay Independent

Cleveland Clinic surgeons Perform Knee Surgery on Indians Pitcher Corey Kluber

20 Statistics on Orthopedist Compensation vs. Other Specialists


© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2011. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies here.

New from Becker's Orthopedic & Spine Review

Key Points from HealthCare Appraisers 2014 Valuation Survey

Read Now