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  1. Orthopedic surgeons remain highest-paid physician specialty in 2024 despite 3% decline

    Orthopedic surgeons remain the highest-paid physician specialists in 2024, with an average annual salary of $558,000, according to Medscape's 2024 "Physician Compensation Report," published April 12. 
  2. 5 sports stars undergoing surgery

    Here are five athletes that have undergone or plan to undergo surgery that Becker's has reported on since April 5:  
  3. 7 spine, orthopedic groups expanding in the Northeast

    Here are seven spine and orthopedic practices adding locations through openings, partnerships and affiliations that Becker's has reported on since Feb. 26:

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  1. University Orthopedics creates endowment in memory of spine surgeon

    East Providence, R.I.-based University Orthopedics formed an endowment in memory of spine surgeon Mark Palumbo, MD.
  2. Dr. Michael Gallizzi hits 300 robotic spine surgeries

    Michael Gallizzi, MD, of The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colo., completed his 300th robotic spine surgery April 2.
  3. Why orthopedic surgeons are watching Ozempic

    Glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonists have become a hot topic in healthcare as questions remain on how it will affect the industry as a whole.
  4. Osso VR launches orthopedic training apps for Apple Vision Pro

    Osso VR launched Apple Vision Pro apps for carpal tunnel release and total knee replacement, the company said April 11.

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  1. How spine surgeons will look back at the industry in 2034

    Ten years ago, spine surgeons were expecting outpatient spine surgery and image-guided navigation to become more prevalent in a decade.
  2. Utah's first lady undergoes spinal surgery

    Abby Cox, Utah's first lady, underwent spinal surgery at the University of Utah Hospital in Salt Lake City on April 10, according to an April 10 report from CBS affiliate KUTV. 
  3. 10 robots used in spine surgery

    The spine robotics market has grown rapidly in recent years with new platforms and updates taking center stage.
  4. Dr. Peter Millett to operate on New Jersey Devils player

    Peter Millett, MD, is set to perform shoulder surgery on Jack Hughes, a player for the New Jersey Devils, on April 10 in Vail, Colo.
  1. Cincinnati Reds pitcher to undergo 3rd elbow surgery in 7 years

    Tim Kremchek, MD, is set to perform elbow surgery on Tejay Antone, a pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds, on April 12.
  2. 6 medtech notes: DePuy Synthes, Accelus and more

    From product launches to a business acquisition, here are six updates from spine and orthopedic devicemakers since April 3.
  3. Middlesex Orthopedic & Spine Associates opens new clinic

    Middletown, Conn.-based Middlesex Orthopedic & Spine Associates has opened a new location in Newington, Conn., according to an April 10 report from the Hartford Business Journal. 
  4. Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies opens new location

    Fort Collins, Colo.-based Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies has opened a new facility in Greeley, Colo., one month ahead of schedule, according to an April 9 report from BizWest. 
  5. Holy Name Medical Center adds spine robot

    Teja Karukonda, MD, performed the first robotic spinal fusion at Teaneck, N.J.-based Holy Name Medical Center, NJ Biz reported April 10.
  6. OrthoLoneStar expands Mend perioperative services across network

    OrthoLoneStar is expanding Mend's perioperative nutrition and Upgraid precision care navigation after a 14-month pilot with the Carrell Clinic in Dallas.
  7. Colorado Spine Partners adds surgeon

    Colorado Spine Partners in Englewood added Chris Johnson, MD.
  8. DePuy Synthes to launch new spine screw system

    DePuy Synthes is launching its TriALTIS pedicle screw system, the devicemaker said April 9.
  9. 50 notes on spine device markets in 2024

    Many areas of the global spine device market are expected to grow in the coming years, researchers are anticipating.

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