Dr. Cyrus Press performs 1st stemless shoulder replacement in Virginia: 5 notes

Written by Anuja Vaidya | May 23, 2016 | Print  |

Cyrus M. Press, MD, performed Virginia's first stemless shoulder replacement, according to a Potomac Local report.

Here are five notes:

 

1. Dr. Press performed the procedure at Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center in Woodbridge.

 

2. The patient returned home the same day after the surgery.

 

3. Dr. Press is an orthopedic surgeon at Woodbridge-based NoVa Orthopedic and Spine Care, a division of The Centers for Advanced Orthopedics.

 

4. Dr. Press specializes in orthopedic shoulder and elbow reconstructive surgery.

 

5. He completed fellowship training at University of Texas Houston Health Science Center in Houston.

 

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