Today's Top 20 Stories
  1. Franciscan Health opens new orthopedic surgery office

    Mishawaka, Ind.-based Franciscan Health has opened a new orthopedic surgeon's office in La Porte, Ind.
  2. Big wins, losses for Medtronic

    Medtronic has had a tumultuous year, facing chief executive resignations, layoffs and shuttered facilities. 
  3. 6 orthopedic MSO moves in 2024

    From leadership changes to growing networks, here are six key developments from orthopedic management service organizations in the first half of 2024.

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  1. Dr. Joshua Herzog performs his first case with ExcelsiusGPS

    Joshua Herzog, MD, performed his first case with the ExcelsiusGPS, according to a July 2 LinkedIn post. 
  2. Coastal Orthopedics confirms patient data leak

    Bradenton, Fla.-based Coastal Orthopedics has confirmed a patient data breach linked to a June 2023 cyberattack, according to a June 28 report from JDSupra.
  3. Neuralink cancels second planned surgery

    Neuralink, Elon Musk's neurotechnology company, canceled its plans for a second brain implant surgery due to the patient's medical condition, Bloomberg reported June 28.
  4. 2 University Orthopedics surgeons tapped for new leadership roles

    East Providence, R.I.-based University Orthopedics surgeons Brett Owens, MD, and Valentin Antoci, MD, have been tapped for new leadership roles in the community. 

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  1. 5 orthopedic companies honored in 2024 Surgical Robotics industry awards

    Surgical Robotics Technology named the winners of its 2024 Surgical Robotics Industry Awards, honoring industry leaders across five categories. 
  2. Meet Team USA's head team physician

    Gloria Beim, MD, an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist at Gunnison (Colo.) Valley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Clinic, is heading to Paris in July for her fourth Olympic Games with Team USA. 
  3. How 1 spine surgeon launched his own practice after medical group closure

    Early in 2024, spine surgeon William Bradley, MD, said he learned he lost his job over a Zoom call. In March Salt Lake City-based Intermountain Health's physician group, Saltzer Health, closed its doors.
  4. AAOS issues isolated meniscal tear guidance

    The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons has issued new clinical practice guidelines regarding the management of acute isolated meniscal pathology.
  1. Wyoming practice adds spine surgeon

    Marko Tomov, MD, will join Casper (Wyo.) Orthopedics starting Aug. 1, according to a July 1 news release shared with Becker's.
  2. American Association of Neurological Surgeons and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons names Washington, DC representative

    Charlotte Pineda was named vice president of health policy and advocacy for the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons.
  3. OSF HealthCare adds endoscopic spine surgery

    Two OSF HealthCare hospitals added endoscopic spine surgery, according to a July 1 email shared with Becker's.
  4. Dalai Lama treated at Hospital for Special Surgery

    The Dalai Lama had a knee replacement at New York City-based Hospital for Special Surgery on June 28.
  5. NeuroScience and Spinal Associates lease space in Florida hospital

    Naples, Fla.-based NeuroScience and Spinal Associates leased space in Naples-based Southbrooke Medical Center, Business Observer reported June 29.
  6. Northwell opens $3M orthopedic facility

    New Hyde Park, N.Y.-based Northwell Health has opened a $3 million orthopedic facility in Tarrytown, N.Y., according to a June 28 report from The Hudson Independent. 
  7. Illinois senator undergoes hip replacement surgery at Rush

    Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin, a Democratic from Illinois, underwent hip replacement surgery at Rush Oak Brook (Ill.) Surgery Center, according to a June 27 report from The Hill.
  8. Arnot Health opens upgraded orthopedic unit

    Elmira, N.Y.-based Arnot Health has cut the ribbon on its upgraded orthopedic unit at Saint Joseph’s Hospital, according to a June 27 report from MyTwinTiers.com.
  9. Kentucky hospital begins offering robotic knee replacements

    Danville, Ky.-based Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center is now offering robotic knee replacements.

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