Orthopedics This Week

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  1. Jeremy Smith, M.D. is new Division Chief of Surgical Spine at Hoag Orthopedic Institute.
  2. Large Joints and ExtremitiesSpine
    The number of spine fusion levels an underappreciated, possibly ignored risk factor for hip problems?

  3. Orthopedic surgeon Robert C. Coddington, M.D., 89, who spent his life in service to others, died May 31, 2021.

  4. Four residents to participate on American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery’s new Resident Advisory Panel.

  6. Company News
    The American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) is teaming up with PrecisionOS, an award-winning virtual reality (VR) simulation platform, to integrate VR training for American shoulder and elbow fellows as the first society to scale up its investment in virtual reality surgical training.

  7. Lin Han,Ph.D., honored by AAOS with the 2021 Kappa Delta Young Investigator Award in cartilage regeneration.

  9. Legal & Regulatory and Reimbursement
    Florida House Bill 241 establishes the Parents’ Bill of Rights, but physicians ask for governor to veto. The bill provides a list of parental rights regarding a minor child’s upbringing, education, health care, and mental health.
  10. Legal & Regulatory and Reimbursement
    With FDA 510(k) clearance on April 1, 2021, THINK Surgical adds three more FDA cleared knee implant systems to be used with the company's TSolution® One Total Knee Application bringing the total to EIGHT knee systems now cleared for use with THINK Surgical’s robotic assist system.