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2013-10-02 23:34:04

The founder of Manhattan Orthopedic Care garnered attention in Becker’s Spine Review, a leading resource for orthopedic and spine practices. (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 One of the most esteemed orthopedic surgeons from the New York metropolitan area, Dr. Armin Tehrany, was recently featured in Becker’s Spine Review, a leading resource offering news and analysis on business and legal issues relating to orthopedic and spine practices. “It is an honor to be featured in Becker’s Spine...

2013-07-29 13:04:46

Study demonstrates technique to create better anti-cancer agents, arthritis drugs, and more Many drugs such as agents for cancer or autoimmune diseases have nasty side effects because while they kill disease-causing cells, they also affect healthy cells. Now a new study has demonstrated a technique for developing more targeted drugs, by using molecular "robots" to hone in on more specific populations of cells. "This is a proof of concept study using human cells," said Sergei Rudchenko,...

2013-07-19 23:16:42

Board certified orthopedic surgeons Jess G. Alcid, MD; Sripad H. Dhawlikar, MD; Justin P. Kubeck, MD, and board eligible surgeon Christopher Passariello, MD have joined the Human Motion Institute at Raritan Bay Medical Center and opened an office in the medical center’s Old Bridge Medical Arts Building. Old Bridge, NJ (PRWEB) July 19, 2013 Board certified orthopedic surgeons Jess G. Alcid, MD; Sripad H. Dhawlikar, MD; Justin P. Kubeck, MD, and board eligible surgeon Christopher...

2013-07-16 23:30:18

NewYork-Presbyterian is in top 3 nationally for cardiology/heart surgery, nephrology, and neurology/neurosurgery. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital ranks No. 1 in the New York tri-state area, No. 1 in New York state and No. 7 in the nation on U.S. News & World Report's annual "Best Hospitals" survey, released today. The hospital -- one of the largest and most comprehensive in the country, with nearly 2,600 beds -- ranks third in the...

2013-07-15 13:01:36

A natural tissue graft can spur regeneration of cartilage and improve symptoms in patients who have cartilage damage in their knee, according to a study by researchers from Hospital for Special Surgery. The new research, the first case-series evaluation of De Novo NT Natural Tissue Graft, will be presented at the annual meeting of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), to be held July 11-14, in Chicago. "The results at this time are encouraging," said lead author of...


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