UNM Orthopedic Center of Excellence to open in early 2022

Alan Condon -   Print  |

The University of New Mexico Health Sciences' Center of Excellence for Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation in Rio Rancho, N.M., will be complete by the beginning of 2022, local news affiliate KRQE reports.

Three things to know:

1. The $21 million center will combine clinical and research activities.

2. The 50,000-square-foot center will be adjacent to Sandoval Regional Medical Center, where most of UNM's joint replacement procedures are performed.

3. Sandoval Regional Medical Center plans to add five more total joint surgeons over the next five years, Jamie Silva-Steele, RN, the hospital's president and CEO, told KRWG

More articles on orthopedics:
HOPCo, Ascension joint venture spine hospital opens in Florida; Georgia expansion planned
Stryker makes 1st acquisition of 2021: 4 details
As bundle participation declines, orthopedics looks to increased risk sharing and population health

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2021. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies here.

Featured Webinars

Featured Whitepapers