Pasadena, Calif.-based Huntington Hospital appointed Todd Dietrick, MD, as the medical director of its joint replacement program.
Here are three things to know:
1. Dr. Dietrick has been an attending orthopedic surgeon at Huntington Hospital since 2004. He previously served as chair of the hospital's orthopedic quality committee and total joint program as well as chair for its orthopedic section.
2. After earning his medical degree from Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, Dr. Dietrick completed a fellowship in adult reconstruction hip and knee replacement at UC San Diego.
3. Dr. Dietrick is a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and California Orthopaedic Association.