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  1. Visits to Walmart spine centers up 1,818% in Q3: 5 notes

    IMAC Holdings' retail spine locations saw a leap in year-over-year and sequential visits in the third quarter, according to financial results posted Nov. 15.
  2. Conformis, Medacta settle patent litigation

    Conformis and Medacta reached a settlement in a patent dispute, the devicemakers said.
  3. California hospital marks 200th robotic-assisted knee replacement

    Foothill Regional Medical Center in Tustin, Calif. reached a milestone with its Mako knee robot.

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  1. Adena Orthopedic and Spine Institute earns 2 Joint Commission certifications

    Chillicothe, Ohio-based Adena Orthopedic and Spine Institute earned The Joint Commission's certification for spine and shoulder care, according to a Nov. 14 news release shared in The Highland County Press.
  2. 6 orthopedic 'firsts' this month

    From a new orthopedic hospital to a hospital's first hip replacement with a Mako robotic arm, here are six orthopedic firsts Becker's has reported on since Nov. 2. 
  3. 7 orthopedic honors and certifications in 2022

    From a new spine certification to a best new technology award, here are seven orthopedic honors Becker's has reported on since Aug. 12. 
  4. 7 places hiring spine surgeons

    Here are seven places seeking spine surgeons and neurosurgeons, using LinkedIn's job search tool:

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  1. OrthoCincy adds 3 surgeons

    OrthoCincy Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Edgewood, Ky. added three physicians to its team, according to a Nov. 14 news release published in Eagle Country Online.
  2. Stryker's OR of the future: 5 things to know

    Stryker opened the OR of the Future, a model operating room, at its Flower Mound, Texas facility, the orthopedic devicemaker said Nov. 14.
  3. 10 places hiring orthopedic surgeons

    Here are 10 places looking for spine surgeons, using LinkedIn's job search tool:
  4. Drs. Rafael Levin, Evan Baird debut spine robot at New Jersey hospital

    Hackensack Meridian Pascack Valley Medical Center in Westwood, N.J., added Globus Medical's Excelsius GPS robot for spine surgery, the hospital said Nov. 14.
  1. Florida hospital partners with HOPCo to support orthopedics

    Memorial Healthcare System in Hollywood, Fla. partnered with Healthcare Outcomes Performance Company to support its musculoskeletal services.
  2. Augmented reality making strides in orthopedic care

    From an augmented reality innovation award to AR in TLIF procedures, here are five augmented reality updates Becker's has reported on since Sept. 23. 
  3. 5 things to know about McGinley Orthopedics

    McGinley Orthopedics is a specialty practice in Casper, Wyo., founded by Joseph McGinley, MD. Here are five things to know about McGinley:
  4. Pennsylvania hospital gets $1M to buy spinal imaging tool

    Lehigh Valley Health Network-Muhlenberg in Bethlehem, Pa. recieved $1 million in state funding to purchase a new O-arm from Medtronic, reported Nov. 11.
  5. What spine development will look like at 4 devicemakers

    Since September, spine and orthopedic devicemakers have provided a glimpse into the next stages of technological developments.
  6. Black Hills Orthopedic and Spine Center urgent care facility celebrates 5 years

    Black Hills Orthopedic and Spine Center's Orthopedic Urgent Care clinic in Rapid City, S.D., is celebrating its fifth year in operation according to a Nov. 11 press release sent to Becker's. 
  7. Physician-led orthopedic medtech company surpasses 125 patents

    Casper, Wyo.-based orthopedic surgeon Joseph McGinley, MD, CEO of McGinley Orthopedics, has earned 125 medical device patents through his manufacturing company, McGinley Manufacturing, according to a Nov. 10 report from Wyoming Public Media. 
  8. Saint Francis to become West Virginia's 1st full-service orthopedic hospital

    W.Va.-based Thomas Health System will be a full member of the West Virginia University Health System, and the agreement will establish the state's first full-service orthopedic hospital.
  9. Georgia orthopedic clinic settles kickback suit

    Athens (Ga.) Orthopedic Clinic settled kickback allegations shortly after its trial began, according to court documents from the Middle District of Georgia.

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