Here are 10 orthopedic surgeons who were in the news this week:
Tom Price, MD, an orthopedic surgeon-turned-Congressman, was confirmed as secretary of HHS.
Southwestern Vermont Medical Center in Bennington welcomed , to its orthopedic practice,
David Stevens, MD, a retired Kentucky-based surgeon, died at 87 years old on Feb. 6, 2017.
Seth S. Leopold, MD, is editor-in-chief of Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, which has agreed to return to its original publisher, Wolters Kluwer.
John M. Knight, MD, an orthopedic surgeon with Muir Orthopedic Specialists, was recognized as a Top Doc in Walnut Creek, Calif.
Brian M. Babka, MD, and Jerome Kolavo, MD, began seeing patients at Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb, Ill.
Joseph Berman, MD, of Arlington (Texas) Orthopedic Associates became the first person in Texas to use the NUsurface Meniscus Implant.
Thomas Scully, MD, of Tucson, Ariz.-based Northwest NeuroSpecialists, was the 1st surgeon to perform lumbar spine surgery with the CALYPSO Midline Retractor System.
The Steadman Clinic welcomed award-winning joint replacement specialist Raymond Kim, MD.