Steven Meier, MD, a medical director at the La Peer Health Systems Shoulder Surgery Center of Excellence, recently performed the facility's first hemi cap arthroplasty.
Around 71 percent of orthopedic surgeones are in private practice, according to the 2012 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons census report.
Four orthopedic and neurospine surgeons will discuss a new minimally invasive non-fusion procedure approved for outpatient ambulatory surgery centers for patients with spinal stenosis in an upcoming free webinar titled "coflex: The New MIS Non-Fusion Solution for Spinal Stenosis Approved for Your ASC."
The 20th Annual ASC Conference will take place October 24-26 at the Swissotel in Chicago. The conference, which is focused on improving profitability and business and legal issues, brings together surgeons, physician leaders, administrators and ASC business and clinical leaders. For additional conference information and brochure, click here. The following professionals will be attending and speaking at the conference.