The Oregon Health Evidence Review Commission has proposed a "no coverage" determination on hip surgery procedures for femoroacetabular impingement syndrome, according to an American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons news release.
Thomas Byrd, MD, board-certified orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician, will perform hip surgery on Texas Randers starting pitcher Colby Lewis, according to a Fox Sports report.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons and Orthopaedic Learning Center announced they will break ground on a new building for shared headquarters.
Smith & Nephew reported revenue of $1 million for the second quarter of 2013, a 3 percent increase on an underlying basis over the same period last year.
On Thursday, Bryan Kelly, MD, board-certified orthopedic surgeon, is scheduled to perform hip surgery on the Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin, according to an NFL.com report.