Three orthopedic groups have merged to form OrthoEast.
University Spine Center, Academy Orthopaedics and High Mountain Orthopedics are all in Wayne, N.J., and will offer more niche specialties in New York and New Jersey, according to an Aug. 10 news release.
The merger brings together 16 orthopedic physicians in six regional offices across New Jersey and New York. The physicians are also affiliated with various universities and medical centers.
"This partnership of elite orthopedic groups will be transformative, as we all come together to deliver the very best treatment approaches, drive innovation and create greater access for patients to receive world-class orthopedic care," Arash Emami, MD, founder and CEO of University Spine Center, said in the release.
Note: This article was updated Aug. 11 to include new information.