• Family of patient who died after orthopedic surgery wins $35M verdict against hospital
  • Orthopedic surgeon wins $20M verdict against Johnson & Johnson
  • Minnesota orthopedic group hit with $111M negligence verdict
  • Orthopedic patient's death highlights potential dangers of prior authorization
  • Spine surgeon's video hits 1 million views on TikTok
  • Spine surgeon killed in Oklahoma hospital shooting
  • Spine surgeon owes $17M to paralyzed patient
  • Providence to pay $22.7M to settle unnecessary spine surgery allegations
  • Spine surgeon gets jail time for abusing patient during hospital visit
  • 'They're on really thin ice': Why 1 insurer has drawn spine surgeons' ire
  • Connecticut hospital to appeal $12.5M verdict to family of patient who died after orthopedic surgery
  • Orthopedic surgeon must face suit in patient's death
  • Spine surgeon 1 of 9 physician billionaires on Forbes' 2022 list
  • 23 spine device companies to watch in 2022
  • 4 spine technologies that promised more than they delivered
  • Orthopedic surgeon salary vs. average household income in each state
  • Orthopedic surgeon's health system exit steeped in controversy
  • Terminated orthopedic surgeon contracts with another New York hospital
  • Orthopedic surgeon convicted of battery at hospital
  • Billionaire spine surgeon buys $23.9M mansion
  • UArizona neurosurgery chair dies after motorcycle collision
  • Texas spine surgeon sued by State Farm over 'unnecessary' procedures
  • The spine tech surgeons say will explode in the next 5 years
  • Could Medtronic's spine business be the next medtech spinoff?
  • Ex-NFL player gets 5 years in prison for $2.9M healthcare fraud scheme
  • 41 'rising stars' in orthopedics
  • Orthopedic surgeon indicted in $10M telemedicine fraud scheme
  • Neurosurgeon's startup hits $1.2B valuation
  • Orthopedic surgeon fined for operating on wrong knee
  • Lawsuits build against Aetna's spine surgery coverage
  • Good news, bad news for orthopedic surgeons: 6 observations
  • Former spine surgeon owes $13M to 2 women over unnecessary procedures
  • Walmart's latest partnership pushes retailer into spine care
  • Texas spine surgeon's $11M verdict being appealed
  • 10 power players in orthopedics
  • Rothman Orthopaedics to become national brand, but no 'aspirations to go beyond US'
  • Sports medicine physician fired amid misconduct allegations involving patients
  • Orthopedic surgeon allegedly exaggerated patient visits to defraud insurers
  • Top orthopedic hospital in every state: US News
  • Orthopedic surgeon asking for misconduct charges to be dropped
  • Becker's Spine Review
    Today's Top 20 Stories
    1. OrthoAtlanta opens new Georgia location

      Atlanta-based Piedmont Orthopedics-OrthoAtlanta has opened a new location in Cartersville, Ga.
    2. Becker's Spine Review recap: This week's top 5 stories

      Here are the five most-read stories published by Becker's Spine in the last week:
    3. Alphatec's Q2 sales soar 35%: 4 notes

      Alphatec posted significant year-over-year second-quarter growth and an increase in its surgeon user base, according to results posted Aug. 4.

    3 things to know about spine surgeries using personalized interbody devices

    Sponsored
    Patient care is personalized; why aren't spine fusion devices? Research reveals 3 benefits for personalized interbody devices.
    1. Orthofix sees slight dip in Q2 revenue: 4 notes

      Orthofix's second-quarter revenue fell compared to the same time last year across most of its business segments, according to results posted Aug. 5.
    2. Spine robot specialist joins Spectrum Health Lakeland

      Evan Lytle, DO, joined Spectrum Health Lakeland Neurosurgery in St. Joseph, Mich., according to an announcement published in Moody on the Market on Aug. 5.
    3. Premier Orthopaedics: 4 fast facts

      Here are four things to know about Newtown Square, Pa.-based Premier Orthopaedics:
    4. 5 fast facts on The CORE Institute

      Here are five things to know about The CORE Institute, based in Phoenix:

    The influence of Nanotechnology on postoperative opioid consumption in ALIF procedures

    Sponsored
    Orthopedic spine procedures are linked to higher risks of opioid dependence. See how to mitigate this risk here.
    1. OrthoIndy: 5 fast facts

      Here are five things to know about Indianapolis-based OrthoIndy:
    2. Top 10 states for orthopedic surgeons to work in 2022: Report

      While orthopedic surgeons perform the same job in every state, the work environment, salary and demand for services are not uniform across the country. 
    3. 3 recent payer battles involving spine surgeons

      In the last two weeks, three payer battles have garnered attention in the spine and orthopedic community. 
    4. 10 spine surgeons under 45 to know

      Here are 10 early career spine surgeons making news:
    1. 3 recent spine devicemaker settlements

      Becker's Spine Review has reported on three spine medtech companies settling disputes and conflicts since July 5.
    2. Excelsius3D system used in 150+ cases in Q2

      Globus Medical's new imaging system, Excelsius3D, had a strong start since it debuted this year, and it is expected to grow in 2022, according to an Aug. 4 second-quarter earnings call.
    3. 5 important spine and orthopedic studies from the first half of 2022

      From hip replacements improving stability and recovery time to sports physicians working in different fields, here are the latest spine and orthopedic studies making headlines: 
    4. 5 fast facts on Orthopedic Centers of Colorado

      Here are five things to know about Orthopedic Centers of Colorado, based in Denver:
    5. Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance: 3 fast facts

      Here are three things to know about Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance, based in Nashville:
    6. Austin Brain and Spine to open 8th location

      Austin Brain and Spine plans to open its eighth location Aug. 29 in Dripping Springs, Texas, according to an Aug. 4 report in CI Community Impact.
    7. 4 fast facts on Resurgens Orthopaedics

      Here are four things to know about Atlanta-based Resurgens Orthopaedics:
    8. Orthopedic devicemaker adds former NuVasive exec to board

      Paragon 28 added Quentin Blackford to its board of directors.
    9. Spineology single-tube endoscopic system gets limited release

      Spineology's OptiLIF Endo system was released in a limited launch, the devicemaker said Aug. 4.

    Featured Learning Opportunities

    Featured Podcast

    Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months

  • Family of patient who died after orthopedic surgery wins $35M verdict against hospital
  • Orthopedic surgeon wins $20M verdict against Johnson & Johnson
  • Minnesota orthopedic group hit with $111M negligence verdict
  • Orthopedic patient's death highlights potential dangers of prior authorization
  • Spine surgeon's video hits 1 million views on TikTok
  • Spine surgeon killed in Oklahoma hospital shooting
  • Spine surgeon owes $17M to paralyzed patient
  • Providence to pay $22.7M to settle unnecessary spine surgery allegations
  • Spine surgeon gets jail time for abusing patient during hospital visit
  • 'They're on really thin ice': Why 1 insurer has drawn spine surgeons' ire
  • Connecticut hospital to appeal $12.5M verdict to family of patient who died after orthopedic surgery
  • Orthopedic surgeon must face suit in patient's death
  • Spine surgeon 1 of 9 physician billionaires on Forbes' 2022 list
  • 23 spine device companies to watch in 2022
  • 4 spine technologies that promised more than they delivered
  • Orthopedic surgeon salary vs. average household income in each state
  • Orthopedic surgeon's health system exit steeped in controversy
  • Terminated orthopedic surgeon contracts with another New York hospital
  • Orthopedic surgeon convicted of battery at hospital
  • Billionaire spine surgeon buys $23.9M mansion
  • UArizona neurosurgery chair dies after motorcycle collision
  • Texas spine surgeon sued by State Farm over 'unnecessary' procedures
  • The spine tech surgeons say will explode in the next 5 years
  • Could Medtronic's spine business be the next medtech spinoff?
  • Ex-NFL player gets 5 years in prison for $2.9M healthcare fraud scheme
  • 41 'rising stars' in orthopedics
  • Orthopedic surgeon indicted in $10M telemedicine fraud scheme
  • Neurosurgeon's startup hits $1.2B valuation
  • Orthopedic surgeon fined for operating on wrong knee
  • Lawsuits build against Aetna's spine surgery coverage
  • Good news, bad news for orthopedic surgeons: 6 observations
  • Former spine surgeon owes $13M to 2 women over unnecessary procedures
  • Walmart's latest partnership pushes retailer into spine care
  • Texas spine surgeon's $11M verdict being appealed
  • 10 power players in orthopedics
  • Rothman Orthopaedics to become national brand, but no 'aspirations to go beyond US'
  • Sports medicine physician fired amid misconduct allegations involving patients
  • Orthopedic surgeon allegedly exaggerated patient visits to defraud insurers
  • Top orthopedic hospital in every state: US News
  • Orthopedic surgeon asking for misconduct charges to be dropped