Hand surgeon Louis L. Carter, Jr., MD, FACS, an orthopedic hand and plastic surgeon at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Chattanooga, has received the Surgical Humanitarian Award from the American College of Surgeons, according to a Newswise report.
Here are 10 spine surgeons who have founded organizations or are involved in medical mission trips to provide humanitarian spine care to underserved populations around the world.
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The American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society's Overseas Outreach Project to provide care for underserved patients in Vietnam is celebrating its 10-year anniversary, according to an AAOS Now report.
The Old Guys Rule clothing line recently honored San Clemente, Calif.-based orthopedic surgeon Gus Gialamas, MD, with its first Badge of Honor "unsung hero" award, according to a report from The Orange County Register.