Category: Articles

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Oct2017
Orthopedics This Week Medovex – From the Dean of Healthcare Entrepreneurism — at NASS Medovex—the latest growth company from the Dean of American Healthcare Entrepreneurism, Steve Gorlin—will be at NASS. Gorlin, ... Read More

20

Oct2017
Orthopedics This Week Medtronic’s Move Into Robotic Surgery Doug King, Medtronic’s senior vice president and president of Medtronic Spine sat down with our Elizabeth Hofheinz and Robin Young this week to talk about his ... Read More

19

Oct2017
Orthopedics This Week Kelly Krohn, M.D. New Medical Director of The CORE Institute Dr. Krohn is a rheumatologist who specializes in non-surgical management of knee osteoarthritis, fracture healing, and complex metabolic bone diseases. more info...

18

Oct2017
Orthopedics This Week Luga Podesta, M.D. Joins Bluetail Medical Group Dr. Podesta, a sports medicine and regenerative orthopedic specialist, has joined the Bluetail team and will spearhead its new office in Naples, Florida. more info...

18

Oct2017
Orthopedics This Week Your First Medical Cannabis Seminar? Medical marijuana/cannabis has become a kind of free radical in U.S. healthcare. It’s a fact of life for about 3 million U.S. patients and growing fast. ... Read More

17

Oct2017
Orthopedics This Week The Genetic Origins of Spinal Stenosis; Robust Steroid Study for Knee OA; New Tool Improves Surgical Training University of Hong Kong researchers are advancing our understanding of the etiology of spinal stenosis. OA Study: intra-articular corticosteroid injections ... Read More

16

Oct2017
Orthopedics This Week NuVasive Sues Former President and Industry Veteran Pat Miles NuVasive’s Pat Miles jumped ship to lead Alphatec. NuVasive is suing accusing Miles of “scheming” to steal employees, ... Read More

13

Oct2017
Orthopedics This Week After 8 Years, Stem Cells Are Still Rehydrating Discs First sheep. Then humans in a four-arm, Level 1 study. Six million living cells cuts pain about 50%, lasts three years. Oh, ... Read More

12

Oct2017
Orthopedics This Week In Memoriam: Dr. Willem Zeegers Dr. Willem Zeegers was a pioneer of total disc replacement (TDR)/artificial disc replacement (ADR). He has passed away at the age of 72. more info...

09

Oct2017
Orthopedics This Week Hip Fracture Comorbidity Tips; Oxford UKA vs TKA Re-Op Rate; Anand Spine Group to Tackle TOPS Study: it’s imperative to manage comorbidities in order to boost outcomes. Oxford Phase ... Read More