Today's Top 20 Stories
  1. Impact of Ozempic, Wegovy on orthopedics needs more study, Rothman surgeon says

    Ozempic and Wegovy, GLP-1 weight loss drugs, have risen in popularity and are grabbing the attention of orthopedic surgeons.
  2. Medicare, malpractice rates & more: Challenges AAOS' new leader wants to tackle

    Paul Tornetta III, MD, PhD, has been involved with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons for more than 25 years, and he's seen how the orthopedic landscape and its challenges have changed.
  3. Compass Memorial Healthcare adds orthopedic surgeon

    Marengo, Iowa-based Compass Memorial Healthcare added Ross Doehrmann, DO, to its staff, according to a Feb. 14 report by Southeast Iowa Union.

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  1. Meet AAOS' first and second vice presidents

    The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons on Feb. 14 named its first and second vice presidents for the 2024-2025 term.
  2. Froedtert South adds Globus spine robot

    Surgeons at Froedtert South in Pleasant Prairie, Wis., have added Globus Medical's ExcelsiusGPS spine robot. 
  3. Yale appoints Dr. Ehud Mendel to 10-year neurosurgery professorship

    Ehud Mendel, MD, was named the Nixdorff-German Professor of Neurosurgery at Yale University in New Haven, Conn.
  4. Dr. Paul Tornetta named 92nd AAOS president

    Paul Tornetta, III, MD, PhD, is the new president of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

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  1. How orthopedic surgeon salaries stack up

    Orthopedic surgeon salaries far surpass some of the other highest paying careers in the U.S., with orthopedists earning $371,400 annually, according to The Bureau of Labor Statistics' most recent salary data. 
  2. 3 orthopedic surgeons honored by the AAOS

    The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons has honored three orthopedic surgeons.
  3. What Rothman Orthopaedic's joint replacement strategy gets right

    Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital in Bensalem, Pa. was ranked as the best hospital in the state for joint replacement, and a key factor to achieving that honor lies in a holistic approach to care, according to Max Courtney, MD.
  4. Willis Knighton Bossier Orthopedics opens new clinic

    Willis Knighton Bossier Orthopedics has opened a satellite clinic in Ruston, La., according to a Feb. 13 report from the Bossier Press-Tribune.
  1. Think Surgical signs another partnership for orthopedic robotics

    Think Surgical is collaborating with b-One Ortho to add its implants to the TMini total knee replacement robot.
  2. Value-based orthopedic implant company acquired

    The Orthopaedic Implant Co., which is known for its value-based devices, was acquired by technology company Zeda.
  3. 'Hospitals are scared to death': Why ASCs have the advantage in recruiting spine surgeons

    Allowing physicians to have ownership in the places they work can make ASCs more attractive in recruiting, spine surgeon Stephen Hochschuler, MD, said. 
  4. 2 orthopedic injuries at the 2024 Super Bowl

    The Kansas City Chiefs, the San Francisco 49ers and their physician teams — led by internal medicine specialist Michael Monaco, MD, and orthopedic surgeon Timothy McAdams, MD — came to Las Vegas for the 2024 Super Bowl on Feb. 11. 
  5. Maxx Orthopedics, Think Surgical to partner on total knee replacements

    Think Surgical has entered into a collaboration agreement with Maxx Orthopedics to add Maxx's implants, including the Freedom Knee System, to Think Surgical's proprietary database of implant modules for use in its miniature robotic system. 
  6. Surgical Planning Associates' mixed reality system surpasses 3,000 hip replacements

    Medtech company Surgical Planning Associates' mixed-reality HipInsight System has been used in its 3,000th case. 
  7. Rothman Orthopaedics opens Pennsylvania facility

    Mediplex Property Group has opened a new facility in Newtown, Pa., fully leased to Philadelphia-based Rothman Orthopaedic Institute. 
  8. What orthopedic leaders have to say about weight loss drugs

    The popularity of glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists like Ozempic has skyrocketed over the past few years. 
  9. What orthopedic surgeons should know about Stark law

    Stark law is a strict liability statute that places restrictions on physician self-referral with the goal of protecting patients.

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