Kenneth Renkens, MD, a spine surgeon at Indiana Spine Group, was recently a principal investigator for the FINISH-3 Phase III clinical trial of Fibrocaps, a dry powder topical formulation of fibrinogen and thrombin to aid homeostasis during surgery.
Here are five ways spine surgeons can save precious minutes in their clinic and operating room that could ultimately be used to spend extra time with patients or on other professional activities.
Scott Falci, MD, chief neurosurgical consultant for Craig Hospital, and George Frey, MD, an orthopedic spine surgeon and founder of Colorado Comprehensive Spine Institute, adapted a 1997 Corvette C5 that could be driven by a paraplegic, according to a 9 News report.
Here are 22 spine and neurosurgeons for National Football League teams. Information was not available for all teams.
Lawrence Lenke, MD, Chief of Spinal Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Jerome J. Gilden Distinguished Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Professor of Neurological Surgery, discusses the biggest challenges and opportunities in spine surgery today and where the specialty is headed in the future.
Spine surgeons often experience stress in their jobs, whether from clinically complex cases, an influx of patients or changes from healthcare reform. Working long hours and facing lower reimbursements can put a dent in the surgeon's personal life as well.
Here are five qualities to watch for and avoid when recruiting new spine surgeon partners to your practice.
Here are six considerations for spine surgeons before deciding to go forward with a practice merger or acquisition.
Here are four spine surgeons discussing what makes spine practices more patient-friendly.
Alex Tolbert, founder of Bernard Health, discusses six expectations for physician offices after health insurance exchanges are implemented.