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  1. 5 things to know about Fort Wayne Orthopedics

    Fort Wayne (Ind.) Orthopedics is a specialty practice serving patients in Northeast Indiana. Here are five things to know about the practice: 
  2. 5 sports medicine updates in the last 30 days

    From a new Pittsburgh complex to new sports physician additions, here are five sports medicine updates Becker's has reported on since Oct. 12.  
  3. Resurgens Orthopaedics adds 2 physicians, opens new location

    Atlanta-based Resurgens Orthopaedics hired two physicians and opened a new location in College Park, Ga., the practice said Nov. 10.

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  1. Hoag to provide care under former NFL player program

    Newport Beach, Calif.-based Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian was named by the Los Angeles Chargers as the exclusive healthcare provider for former NFL players under the NFL Dedicated Hospital Network Program.
  2. Centinel Spine's 3rd cervical disc makes commercial debut

    Centinel Spine's Prodisc C SK was used in its first commercial case, the devicemaker said Nov. 10.
  3. NuVasive's 'intelligent surgery' vision: 4 earnings call notes

    NuVasive saw key milestones for its spine technologies in the third quarter, according to a Nov. 9 earnings call.
  4. 3 orthopedic groups in Texas, California add price transparency tool

    Three orthopedic groups in Texas and California signed partnerships with HealthMe for its price transparency and direct-pay platform.

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  1. 'The "team sport" mentality is pervasive': 2 surgeons on growing Northwell Health's spine program

    A "shared passion and purpose" among surgeons is important to Northwell Health's spine program, Alexander Butler, MD, and Frank Schwab, MD, said.
  2. Surgalign to discontinue some products as part of corporate restructuring

    Surgalign's board of directors on Nov. 8 approved a corporate restructuring program that's expected to save the company $30 million to $35 million in 2023.
  3. RWJBarnabas Health earns 3rd consecutive Joint Commission certification

    New Brunswick, N.J.-based Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, an affiliate of RWJBarnabas Health, received its third consecutive Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for Hip and Knee Replacement Disease-Specific Care Certification. 
  4. NuVasive's Q3 revenues rise 9%: 4 notes

    NuVasive on Nov. 9 posted third quarter net sales of $295.3 million.
  1. 7 things to know about Crystal Clinic Orthopedic Center

    Akron, Ohio-based Crystal Clinic Orthopedic Center is part of a physician-owned hospital system serving patients across the state. Here are seven things to know about the clinic: 
  2. ZimVie's Q3 revenue dips 10.6%: 4 notes

    Zimmer Biomet on Nov. 9 posted third-quarter revenue of $213.3 million.
  3. 4 developments in joint replacement tech

    Here are four updates in total hip and knee replacement technology since Oct. 9:
  4. 12 surgeons who are leaving orthopedic groups for private practices

    Since Oct. 14, 12 orthopedic surgeons have departed from major health systems in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin in favor of starting private practices. 
  5. 4 orthopedic companies ranked by Q3 net sales

    Johnson & Johnson is leading the pack of top-earning orthopedic companies Becker's has reported on in the third quarter of 2022. 
  6. Eminent Spine earns FDA clearance for ALIF system

    Eminent Spine's standalone anterior lumbar interbody fusion system earned FDA 510(k) approval, the devicemaker said Nov. 8.
  7. NuVasive's new MIS system, Alphatec's Q3 and more: 6 medtech notes

    Updates on Surgalign's Holo Portal, and five more key developments from spine and orthopedic devicemakers since Nov. 2:
  8. Here's what HOPCo's 1st Wisconsin partnership will look like

    Healthcare Outcomes Performance Company's partnership with a group of orthopedic surgeons leaving Madison, Wis.-based SSM Health is aimed at providing choice, not competition in the region, according to Jason Scalise, MD.
  9. Globus Medical to turn to augmented reality

    As Globus Medical's robotic footprint grows, the medtech company has its eyes on augmented reality in spine surgery, executive vice president and CEO Dan Scavilla said in a Nov. 8 earnings call.

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