Written by Laura Dyrda | Friday, 29 August 2014 15:30
An article published in the Sept.1 issue of Spine examines fusion technique for degenerative spondylolisthesis.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Friday, 29 August 2014 15:25
Samuel Critides Jr., MD, a retired Navy commander, joined Sacred Heart Medical Group in Pensacola as a neurosurgeon, according to a Pensacola News Journal report.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Friday, 29 August 2014 14:32
Joliet, Ill.-based Meridian Medical Associates added Dalip Pelinkovic, MD, to its physician team, as part of a joint venture with Downers Grove, Ill.-based DuPage Medical Group.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Friday, 29 August 2014 11:38
Here are 52 updates from orthopedic and spine-focused professional societies in the United States in 2014 so far.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Friday, 29 August 2014 11:30
Here are 10 spine surgeons and neurosurgeons in the news this past week.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 28 August 2014 14:54
Four spine surgeons discuss the most important lessons they have learned during their careers.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Thursday, 28 August 2014 14:49
The Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine published a study investigating the surgical strategies and outcomes for different lengths of spinal ependymomas.
Written by Ellie Rizzo | Thursday, 28 August 2014 12:55
Which American jobs pay the most? The answers, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, are surgery and anesthesiology.
Written by Carrie Pallardy | Thursday, 28 August 2014 11:18
Ambulatory surgery center company Interventional Management Services has announced the merger of Interventional Spine and Pain Management and Comprehensive Pain Management, both Atlanta-based practices.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 28 August 2014 09:18
Here are eight things for spinal surgeons to know for Aug. 28, 2014.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Wednesday, 27 August 2014 13:12
Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia named Philip A. Villanueva, MD, director of neurotrauma and neurocritical care.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Wednesday, 27 August 2014 13:10
Tampa, Fla.-based Laser Spine Institute is partnering with SCORE International for a medical mission trip to the Dominican Republic.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Tuesday, 26 August 2014 14:48
An article recently published in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery examined whether surgeon experience had an impact on outcomes for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis correction.
16. 2014 4th Quarter Tax Saving Tips: What to Do NOW to Save $10,000-$25,000 or more on Your 2014 TaxesWritten by Carole C. Foos, CPA, and David B. Mandell, JD, MBA | Tuesday, 26 August 2014 11:56
As we approach the 4th quarter of the year, most of our spine specialist clients now have a fairly good idea of what their taxable income will be for 2014. If you are like these clients, you may be wondering "is there anything I can do NOW to save taxes on April 15?" The answer is very likely "yes."
Written by Laura Dyrda | Tuesday, 26 August 2014 11:27
Here are 50key points on radiation exposure during spine surgery from studies and expert articles on the topic.
18. Another preseason spinal injury — Drs. Dan Cooper, Andrew Dossett to Cowboys' DeVonte Holloman: RetireWritten by Laura Dyrda | Monday, 25 August 2014 16:04
Spine surgeons in Texas examined Dallas Cowboys linebacker DeVonte Holloman after he incurred a preseason neck injury and advised against returning to play, according to a Dallas News report.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Monday, 25 August 2014 15:58
An article published in Spine examines preoperative serum albumin levels as a predictor of postoperative spinal fusion complications.
Written by Laura Dyrda | Monday, 25 August 2014 15:57
Christopher Yeung, MD, of Desert Institute for Spine Care performed spine surgery on Colorado Rockies pitcher Brett Anderson, according to a Denver Post report.