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2014-01-16 20:22:05

Bradley L. Sparks, M.D., joins Anchorage Fracture & Orthopedic Clinic ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradley L. Sparks, M.D., is the newest orthopedic surgeon to join the expert team of doctors at Anchorage Fracture & Orthopedic Clinic, located at 3831 Piper Street, Suite S-220 in Anchorage. Patients in need of experienced sports medicine, joint replacement or trauma care are encouraged to call (907) 563-3145 to schedule an appointment. As a board-certified,...

2014-01-07 12:28:51

FREDERICK, Md., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Spine is proud to announce that Dr. Ojedapo Ojeyemi has joined its team of internationally recognized physicians. American Spine has 10 multi-disciplinary locations in the Maryland and Pennsylvania area. The Multi-Specialty team of doctors includes specialists from the fields of Pain Management, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Anesthesiology, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and Neurology. American Spine specializes in treating...

2014-01-06 23:01:55

Edward C. Yang, MD Named New Chief of Department of Orthopaedics at Mount Sinai Queens Long Island City, NY (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 Edward C. Yang, MD, has been named Chief of Orthopaedics at Mount Sinai Queens. Dr. Yang, board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, had previously served as Regional Director of Orthopaedic Surgery at Elmhurst Hospital Center in the Queens Hospital Network. Dr. Yang is also a...

2013-12-18 23:30:17

New Company, Cloud 9 Spine, Launches Service Website January 2014 (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Cloud 9 Spine announced today that they plan to launch their new company and website in January, 2014. The new company will focus on providing customer care service for people suffering with back pain and matching clients with the best spine specialist needed for their specific treatment needs. The website, http://www.cloud9spine.com will offer users resources for pain diagnosis tools, more...

2013-12-13 23:03:49

Becker's Spine Review released a list of "51 Spine Surgeons on Top Leadership Strategies." Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Becker's Spine Review released a list of "51 Spine Surgeons on Top Leadership Strategies." Surgeons featured on this list discuss the core concepts for becoming a leader in the field today and the key qualities of spine surgeon leaders in the future. The spine surgeons on this list include founders and presidents of large private...

2013-12-06 23:20:33

Study suggests that patients who experienced a failed minimally invasive spine surgery prior to undergoing lumbar spinal fusion did not suffer inferior spinal fusion outcomes. Vail, CO (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 Dr. Donald S. Corenman - orthopedic spine surgeon at The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado - recently completed research on the effects of failed less invasive spine surgery (LISS) on subsequent lumbar spinal fusion outcomes. The study tested the hypothesis: patients who suffered...

2013-11-26 16:14:21

Nearly half of orthopaedic surgeons sustain at least one injury during their career and, in many cases, the resources available to them are inadequate, according to a Vanderbilt study in The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery. The study is the first to demonstrate that many surgeons are injured on the job during their careers, according to lead author Manish Sethi, M.D., assistant professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation. Twenty-five percent of orthopaedic surgeons surveyed...

2013-11-05 23:31:38

Focus on Research & Education Hackensack, NJ (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 James C. Wittig, MD, Orthopedic Oncologist and Sarcoma Surgeon, has been appointed Vice Chairman of Orthopedic Surgery and Education & Research at Hackensack University Medical Center and will begin full time in November 2013. Dr. Wittig will also continue to serve as chief of Orthopedic Oncology and director of the Skin and Sarcoma Division at the John Theurer Cancer Center. As a leader in the field of...

2013-11-05 23:27:23

In October, Dr. Douglas Won, founder and director of Minimally Invasive SpineCARE® and Star Medical Center, was recognized for health care excellence by two award programs. The Dallas Business Journal named him to its 2013 list of “Who’s Who In Health Care” and The Irving Award Program presented him with a 2013 Irving Award in the Doctors classification. Irving, Texas (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 In October, Dr. Douglas Won, founder and director of Minimally Invasive...


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