ConforMIS recognizes Dr. Vivek Neginhal for contribution to iTotal PS system: 5 points

Written by Anuja Vaidya | July 18, 2016 | Print  |

ConforMIS honored Vivek Neginhal, MD, for his contribution to the development and validation of the measured resection surgical technique using the iTotal PS Knee Replacement System, according to a Herald-Dispatch report.

Here are five points:

 

1. Dr. Neginhal provides care at St. Mary's Medical Center's Regional Joint Replacement Center in Huntington, W.Va. He also practices with Huntington-based Scott Orthopedic Center.

 

2. His clinical interests include total joint replacement, general orthopedics and traumatic reconstruction.

 

3. Launched in 2016, the iTotal PS is a customized, posterior-stabilized total knee replacement system.

 

4. Dr. Neginhal is one of the first surgeons in the United States to use the implant and St. Mary's is the first West Virginia-based hospital to offer the implant.

 

5. Dr. Neginhal completed a fellowship in total joint replacement at Lenox Hill Hospital/Cornell University in New York City.

 

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