Drs. John Kennedy, Christopher Chadderdon & more: 11 orthopedic surgeons making headlines

Written by Jackie Drees | February 06, 2019 | Print  |

Here are 11 orthopedic surgeons making headlines.

New York City-based NYU Langone Health named John G. Kennedy, MD, the orthopedic surgery department's foot and ankle division chief.

Orlando, Fla.-based Conway Lakes Health & Rehabilitation Center and orthopedic surgeon Kenneth Krumins, MD, agreed to pay $1.5 million to settle anti-kickback violation allegations.

Douglas E. Padgett, MD, the president of The Hip Society, and Robert L. Barrack, MD, the president of The Knee Society, spoke with Becker's Spine Review about acquiring the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement course.

Green Bay, Wis.-based Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic surgeon Robert Limoni, MD, teamed up with an engineer and businessman to design positioning devices for knee and hip surgery.

Orthopedic surgeons David Markel, MD, William Higginbotham III, MD, James Bolz, MD, William Kesto, MD, and Jeffrey Michaelson, MD, from The CORE Institute's Novi, Mich.-based location, now perform robotic knee and hip replacements.

Charlotte, N.C.-based OrthoCarolina surgeon Christopher Chadderdon, MD, will perform a hand surgery on Facebook Live.

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