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  1. Advanced Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine names CEO

    Advanced Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine in Owensboro, Ky., named a new CEO ahead of a relocation, the Owensboro Times reported Aug. 6.
  2. Texas spine surgeon defending himself from 'Dr. Death 2.0' allegations

    A Texas spine surgeon is speaking out about inconsistencies in a lawsuit set to go to trial in October, The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported Aug. 8.
  3. OrthoAtlanta opens new Georgia location

    Atlanta-based Piedmont Orthopedics-OrthoAtlanta has opened a new location in Cartersville, Ga.

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  1. 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:
  2. 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. 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.
  4. 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.

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  1. Premier Orthopaedics: 4 fast facts

    Here are four things to know about Newtown Square, Pa.-based Premier Orthopaedics:
  2. 5 fast facts on The CORE Institute

    Here are five things to know about The CORE Institute, based in Phoenix:
  3. OrthoIndy: 5 fast facts

    Here are five things to know about Indianapolis-based OrthoIndy:
  4. 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. 
  1. 3 recent payer battles involving spine surgeons

    In the last two weeks, three payer battles have garnered attention in the spine and orthopedic community. 
  2. 10 spine surgeons under 45 to know

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

    Becker's Spine Review has reported on three spine medtech companies settling disputes and conflicts since July 5.
  4. 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.
  5. 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: 
  6. 5 fast facts on Orthopedic Centers of Colorado

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

    Here are three things to know about Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance, based in Nashville:
  8. 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.
  9. 4 fast facts on Resurgens Orthopaedics

    Here are four things to know about Atlanta-based Resurgens Orthopaedics:

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Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months

  • 'The numbers don't lie': Endoscopy to become more prominent among next generation of spine surgeons
  • Minnesota orthopedic group hit with $111M negligence verdict
  • Orthopedic patient's death highlights potential dangers of prior authorization
  • Spine surgeon killed in Oklahoma hospital shooting
  • Neurosurgeon accepted $3.3M in illegal payments to perform spine surgeries at hospital
  • Spine surgeon gets jail time for abusing patient during hospital visit
  • Providence to pay $22.7M to settle unnecessary spine surgery allegations
  • 'They're on really thin ice': Why 1 insurer has drawn spine surgeons' ire
  • Texas spine surgeon defending himself from 'Dr. Death 2.0' allegations
  • Orthopedic surgeon must face suit in patient's death
  • Connecticut hospital to appeal $12.5M verdict to family of patient who died after orthopedic surgery
  • 4 spine technologies that promised more than they delivered
  • Terminated orthopedic surgeon contracts with another New York hospital
  • Orthopedic surgeon's health system exit steeped in controversy
  • Texas spine surgeon sued by State Farm over 'unnecessary' procedures
  • 22 hospitals ranked top 25 orthopedic hospitals 3+ years in a row
  • Orthopedic surgeon convicted of battery at hospital
  • UArizona neurosurgery chair dies after motorcycle collision
  • Could Medtronic's spine business be the next medtech spinoff?
  • America's largest independent practices by number of spine surgeons
  • 41 'rising stars' in orthopedics
  • Idaho orthopedic surgeon arrested for alleged misconduct at practice
  • Neurosurgeon's startup hits $1.2B valuation
  • Orthopedic surgeon indicted in $10M telemedicine fraud scheme
  • Orthopedic surgeon salaries in the 5 best, worst states for healthcare
  • New Jersey hospital must pay neurosurgeons $24.3M, appeals court rules
  • Good news, bad news for orthopedic surgeons: 6 observations
  • Why private equity is bettering orthopedics, 3 physician leaders say
  • Texas spine surgeon's $11M verdict being appealed
  • Florida hospital patients say they were injured during surgeries. Now a physician faces 350 lawsuits.
  • A Rutgers physician accused of 'ghost surgeries' will return — but with fewer responsibilities
  • Top orthopedic hospital in every state: US News
  • Rothman Orthopaedics to become national brand, but no 'aspirations to go beyond US'
  • Sports medicine physician fired amid misconduct allegations involving patients
  • Orthopedic surgeon asking for misconduct charges to be dropped
  • Unnecessary spine cases spur class action lawsuit
  • Jury finds neurosurgeon largely responsible for paralysis, awards $15.5M in damages
  • Colorado Supreme Court rejects hospital's bid to enforce $229K spine surgery bill
  • Dr. Jon Yoon performs NHL's 4th disc replacement in 7 months
  • Neurosurgeon named in Washington lawsuit closes Ohio practice