Booth Bartolozzi Balderson Orthopaedics, which had been an independent practice at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, will now move to Aria Health. Robert E. Booth Jr., MD, said economic pressures played a role in their decision to become employed and the surgeons hope to expand their "footprint" as a result of the move, according to the report.
Since the move, Aria created Aria 3B Orthopaedic Institute, which includes eight operating rooms and 30 private inpatient rooms.
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3B Orthopaedics Surgeons Join Aria Health FeaturedWritten by Laura Dyrda | Wednesday, 23 January 2013 15:10
The surgeons of 3B Orthopaedics have become employees of Aria Health, according to a Philadelphia Inquirer report.
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