145 orthopedic surgeons on the move in 2017

Written by Laura Dyrda | January 02, 2018 | Print  |

Here are 145 orthopedic surgeons on the move in 2017.

Mike Van Manen, DO, joined Hanson Clinic Pueblo West (Colo.).

Kevin Kopko, MD, joined Syracuse (N.Y.) Orthopedic Specialists.

Bradenton, Fla.-based Coastal Orthopedics Sports Medicine and Pain Management welcomed John Harkess, MD, and Justin Sirianni, MD.

Mayo Clinic Health System — Northland in Barron, Wis., welcomed Joshua Balts, MD.

OrthoArizona in Scottsdale added Amon Ferry, MD.

Novant Health Barron, Homesley and Valentine Orthopedic Specialists in Charlotte, N.C., welcomed James Fraser, MD.

The Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center in Trumbull, Conn., added Nathan Douglas, MD, Mohammed Emam, MD, and Bryan Sage, MD, to its team.

Sanford Health welcomed Tibor Warganich, MD, to Sanford Bemidji Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Center.

Holy Redeemer Health System in Meadowbrook, Pa., welcomed Nicholas Phillips, DO, to its orthopedic department.

Christopher M. Burket, MD, joined OrthoAtlanta's office in Douglasville, Ga.

Franciscan Physician Network Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in Crawfordsville, Ind., welcomed Gregory Slabaugh, MD.

The Orthopedic Sports Medicine Center of Atlanta welcomed Stephanie Hsu, MD, and Stephen Fisher, MD.

Hithem Rahmi, DO, an orthopedic surgeon, joined Geisinger Gray's Woods in Matilda, Pa.

Allentown, Pa.-based St. Luke's Orthopedic Care welcomed sports medicine specialist William McCafferty, DO.

Gilbert, Ariz.-based OSPI welcomed John Cory, MD, to its team.

OrthoConnecticut added Justin Paul, MD, Paul Tomaszewski, MD, and James Depuy, MD, to Danbury (Conn.) Orthopedics.

Phoenix-based The CORE Institute expanded its Bone Health Program with the addition of Kelly Krohn, MD.

Andrew Nelson, MD, and Richard Manzo, MD, joined Waterbury, Conn.-based Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists.

Sovah Health-Danville in Virginia welcomed James Treadwell, DO.

Craig Greene, MD, of Baton Rouge (La.) Orthopaedic Clinic was elected Louisiana Public Service Commissioner.

Chesterfield, Mo.-based Bluetail Medical Group welcomed Chris Wolf, DO.

Tifton-based Georgia Sports Medicine welcomed Kyle Fleck, MD.

Center Orthopedics and Neurosurgical Care and Research in Bend, Ore., welcomed Matthew Lilley, MD.

Eugene, Ore.-based Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine welcomed Mark E. Mildren, MD, an adult reconstruction and joint replacement specialist.

Rafael Fernandez-Soltero, MD, joined District One Hospital in Faribault, Minn.

Wyoming County Community Hospital in Warsaw, N.Y., welcomed Paul Mason, MD.

Nashville-based Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance welcomed Justin West, MD, to its team.

Darrin Kuckynski, MD, joined North Hawaii Community Hospital in Waimea.

TriStar Summit Medical Center in Hermitage, Tenn., welcomed Rory Sandberg, MD.

Camille Connelly, MD, joined Skagit Northwest Orthopedics in Mount Vernon, Wash.

OrthoAtlanta welcomed Minoo H. Hollis, MD, to its Stockbridge, Ga., location.

Parkridge Bone and Joint in Chattanooga, Tenn., welcomed Christopher Pankiw, MD.

Jeffery Evans, MD, John Harp, MD, Eric Heim, MD, Stephen Heim, MD, and Michael Wolf, DO, joined Sparks Regional Medical Center in Fort Smith, Ark.

Ryan Sullivan, MD, joined OAK Orthopedics in Bradley, Ill.

Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Ill., welcomed Felicity Fishman, MD.

Carolien de Roode-Wentz, MD, joined Las Vegas-based University Orthopaedics & Spine's team.

San Francisco-based California Pacific Orthopaedics welcomed Lindsey Valone, MD.

Children's Hospital of Orange County in California named Lucy Morizio, MD, director of CHOC Children's Orthopaedic Institute, effective Oct. 22, 2017.

Glenn Axelrod, MD, an orthopedic surgeon, joined Oswego (N.Y.) Health.

Southcoast Physicians Group in Dartmouth, Mass., welcomed Christopher Robertson, MD.

WVU Medicine Berkeley Medical Center in Martinsburg welcomed Dwight Kemp, DO.

Christopher Wittgren, DO, joined Western Missouri Bone and Joint in Warrensburg.

Doug Widener, MD, joined Atlanta-based Resurgens Orthopaedics.

Orthopedic surgeon Joshua Balts, MD, joined the Mayo Clinic Health System-Northland in Barron, Wis.

Dominic Carreira, MD, joined Peachtree Orthopedics in East Cobb, Ga.

The Steindler Orthopedic Clinic in Iowa City, Iowa, welcomed fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon Taylor Dennison, MD.

Darren Barton, DO, joined Knoxville-based Covenant Health's Cumberland Medical Center and Cumberland Orthopedics in Crossville, Tenn.

Olympia (Wash.) Orthopaedic Associates welcomed Richard J. Lamour, MD, and Adam J. Graver, MD.

HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland in Illinois welcomed orthopedic surgeon Peter Bonutti, MD.

Landmark Hospital in Naples, Fla., appointed orthopedic surgeon Robert Zehr, MD, to chief of surgery.

Robert Bassett, MD, joined Pines Orthopedics, Sports Medicine and Podiatry in Caribou, Maine.

New Bedford, Mass.-based Southcoast Health named Brian Edkin, MD, medical director of its total joint program

Tennova Internal Medicine in Tullahoma, Tenn., welcomed Collin Bills, MD.

Karl W. Helmond, MD, joined Williamsport, Pa.-based University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Susquehanna.

Mary Skrzynski, MD, joined Lake District Hospital in Lakeview, Ore.

Robert Holzshu, DO, joined Richards Orthopaedic Center and Sports Medicine in Chambersburg, Pa.

John Rowe, MD, joined the Ozarks Medical Center Orthopedics Clinic in West Plains, Mo.

Providence, R.I.-based University Orthopedics welcomed Ramin Tabaddor, MD.

Boston-based Brigham and Women's Hospital welcomed Richard Wilk, MD, as chief of hip preservation services.

Michael Maggitti, MD, joined Southeastern Orthopedics in Lumberton, N.C.

Community Memorial Hospital in Hicksville, Ohio, welcomed Vincent Waldron, MD, to its specialty clinic staff.

Tyler Noble, DO, a fellowship trained joint replacement surgeon, joined Coastal Orthopaedics in Conway, S.C.

New York Presbyterian Columbia Orthopedics in New York City welcomed Wakenda Tyler, MD, as its new chief of orthopedics oncology.

Christopher Jobe, MD, joined the Oroville Orthopedic Group, according to an Oroville MR report.

Parkridge Bone and Joint in Chattanooga, Tenn., which specializes in the musculoskeletal system, welcomed Mark Sumida, MD, the Chattanoogan reports.

Guy Grooms, MD, joined North Canyon Medical Center in Gooding, Idaho, according to Magic Valley.

Pella (Iowa) Regional Health Center appointed Christopher Vincent, MD, medical director of orthopedics, according to KNIA KRLS.

SBA Orthopaedic Medical Group welcomed Maxime Coles, MD. Dr. Coles will practice at SBA Medical Clinic West in El Dorado, Kan., according to the Butler County Times-Gazette.

Steven Carawan, MD, joined Kings Daughters Health System in Ashland, Ohio, according to the Floyd County Times.

Stuart Davidson, MD, was named chief medical officer of Mount Desert Island Hospital in Bar Harbor, Maine. Dr. Davidson assumes this role from Edward Glimore, MD, who retired in May after 46 years, according to Bangor Daily News.

Paley Institute in West Palm Beach, Fla., added Jason Weisstein, MD.

Matthews Weresh, MD, moved to practice at Des Moines (Iowa) Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Portsmouth (N.H.) Regional Hospital welcomed Moby Parsons, MD.

Midlands Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery in Columbia, S.C., welcomed Brad Aspey, MD.

Prairie Orthopaedics & Plastic Surgery in Lincoln, Neb., added Matthew Byington, DO.

Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, Mass., welcomed Mahlon Bradley, MD.

Orthopedic surgeon John Gargaro, MD, was named Mercury Medical's new president and CEO.

Alfred Domingo, MD, joined Deckerville (Mich.) Community Hospital.

Orthopedic surgeon Bruce Monaco, MD, joined Neosho Memorial's Chanute, Kan.-based orthopedic clinic.

Orthopedic surgeon Scott T. Croft, MD, joined Glasgow, Mont.-based Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital.

Scranton, Pa.-based Geisinger Community Medical Center welcomed orthopedic trauma surgeon Brian Campfield, MD, to its practice.

Christopher Blair, DO, joined Lindsborg (Kan.) Community Hospital.

Orthopedic surgeon Robert Singer, DO, joined Huntingdon, Pa.-based J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital.

Lisa DeGnore, MD, and Matthew Luckett, MD, joined Lexington-based Baptist Health Medical Group Orthopedic Surgery.

Aimee Brasher, MD, and Eric Fuller, MD, began practicing at Ann & Robert H. Lurie's Children's Hospital in New Lenox, Ill.

Orthopedic surgeons and sports medicine specialists Gregory Bisignani, MD, and Ralph Passarelli, MD, joined Greensburg, Pa.-based Excela Health Medical Group.

New York City-based Hassenfeld Children's Hospital of New York at NYU Langone added Pablo G. Castañeda, MD, as its chief of pediatric orthopedic surgery.

Brock Niceler, MD, joined Huntington, W.Va.-based Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine as a sports medicine physician.

Liberal, Kan.-based Southwest Medical Center added Pingal Desai, MD, to its staff.

Southern California Institute in Thousand Oaks added orthopedic spine surgeon Edmund Choi, MD, to its team.

Tobias Mattei, MD, joined Easter Maine Medical Center in Bangor.

Brad Conner, DO, helped launch Summit Health's Summit Sports Medicine Program in Chambersburg, Pa.

White Plains (N.Y.) Hospital welcomed Michael Elia, MD.

Michael Lim, MD, will now serve patients through Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates in Torrington, Conn., in addition to his current practice.

Orthopedic surgeon Kenneth Johnson, MD, joined Rochester, Minn.-based Mayo Clinic Health System.

Stamford (Conn.) Health named Charles Cornell, MD, of New York City-based Hospital for Special Surgery chair of its orthopedic surgery department.

Providence, R.I.-based University Orthopedics welcomed Gwynne Bragdon, MD.

Olympia (Wash.) Orthopaedics Associates welcomed orthopedic surgeon Milan Moore, MD, to its practice.

Elkins, W.Va.-based Davis Medical Center added Walter Boardwine, MD, to its Buckhannon, W.Va. practice.

Green Bay, Wis.-based Prevea Health added orthopedic surgeon Joseph McCormick, MD, to its staff.

Cheektowaga, N.Y.-based UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine announced Heidi Narins Suffoletto, MD, will rejoin the practice in mid-March.

Stamford (Conn.) Health announced Rudolph Taddonio, MD, was elected its new president.

Frederick Barnes, MD, John Paglia, MD, Brian Powers, MD, and Allister Williams, MD, are now practicing at East Stroudsburg, Pa.-based Mountain Valley Orthopedics' new satellite location in Dingmans Ferry, Pa.

Jonathan D. Krystal, MD, Brett Lenart, MD, Moiz Manaqibwala, MD, and Sasha Rouzeau, MD, joined Rockville Centre, N.Y.-based Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group.

Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center added Lisa Foster, MD, to its Johns Creek, Ga.-based location.

Charlotte, N.C.-based Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates opened a new office in Mooresville, where John Lesher, MD, treats back and neck injuries.


Robert Harrington, MD, joined Dover, N.H.-based Wentworth-Douglass Center for Orthopedics and Joint Replacement.

Daly City, Calif.-based Seton Medical Center named John H. Velyvis, MD, medical director of robotic orthopedic surgery.

Raymond Kim, MD, joined Vail, Colo.-based The Steadman Clinic to specialize in knee and hip replacements.

Brian M. Babka, MD, and Jerome Kolavo, MD, began seeing patients at Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital, treating DeKalb, Ill., residents' sports and spine-related injuries.

Orthopedic surgeon William Stanton, MD, joined Vero Beach, Fla.-based Indian River Medical Center.

Orthopedic surgeon Rolf Langeland, MD, joined Rhode Island's Newport Orthopedics.

Orthopedic sports medicine surgeon Leo Hise, DO, joined Hibbings, Minn.-based Fairview Range.

Washington University Orthopedics in Chesterfield, Mo., welcomed Paul Lux, MD.

Sig Feierabend, MD, joined Heartland Orthopedic Specialists' Alexandria and Willmar locations in Minnesota.

Freehold, N.J.-based CentraState Medical Center elected Michael J. Greller, MD, to serve as chief of staff.

Jeffrey P. Keverline, MD, was promoted to chief of staff at Lenoir, N.C.-based Caldwell UNC Health Care.

Lane Regional Medical Center in Zachary, La., elected orthopedic surgeon Adam Whatley, MD, as a medical staff officer for 2017.

E. Wayne Mosley, MD, joined Parrish Medical Group, which has practices in Titusville, Port St. John, and Melbourne, Fla.

Jefferson Healthcare Medical Center in Port Townsend, Wash., hired orthopedic surgeon Paul Naumann, MD.

David A. Brcka, MD, joined OrthoAtlanta, which has several practices around Atlanta.

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center in Bennington welcomed Paul Donovan, DO, to its orthopedic practice.

 

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