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Feature Articles

  • Value-Based Healthcare and Technology to Fuel Consumerization in Orthopaedics

    Written By: ORTHOPRENEUR | Posted in Health Reform Watch | Jul 2016

    As orthopaedics shifts from fee-for-service to value-based care and technology disrupts healthcare delivery, some forecast that patients will move from peripheral onlooker to engaged and informed consumers. Read on>>
  • NuVasive Spine Foundation to Build out Broader, More Sustainable Program in Kenya

    Written By: Hannah Corcoran | Posted in Giving Back | Jul 2016

    The NuVasive Spine Foundation completed its 20th mission trip to Kenya to sponsor surgeries and educate surgeons. In 2010, the group chose Kenya as a pilot site prior to entering other developing countries. Read on>>
  • Three Problem-Solving Lessons from HSS Chief of Knee

    Written By: Carolyn LaWell | Posted in Practice Management Solutions | Jul 2016

    Surgeons and orthopaedic professionals have undoubtedly felt heightened pressure to increase quality and decrease costs in their daily work. Consider these thoughts from Steven Haas, M.D. as you work through your approach to these issues. Read on>>
  • Investors Talk Healthcare IT and Funding Fundamentals

    Written By: Hannah Corcoran | Posted in Surgeon as Entrepreneur | Jul 2016

    Investors in healthcare continue to say that IT is a strong space for funding, but most of the backing in orthopaedics is focused on traditional technologies. Read on>>
  • Building Evidence for Additive Manufacturing: What questions remain?

    Written By: Carolyn LaWell | Posted in Research to Reality | Jun 2016

    For additive manufacturing to move from tinkering technology to widely-used process, it’s imperative to prove its long-term benefits. In May, researchers, surgeons, device companies and additive manufacturing suppliers gathered to develop guidelines to build data and support reimbursement. Read on>>

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The Top Line

Transparent Pricing Model Boosts Surgery Center's Business

After implementing a transparent pricing model six years ago, The Surgery Center of Oklahoma sees an influx of patients from all over the country seek ...

Surgeon as Entrepreneur

Surgeon Leaves Clinical Practice to Focus on Hip Fracture Fixation System

Brian Thornes, Founder and CEO of X-Bolt Orthopaedics, left his surgeon residency in 2005—his last year in the program—to obtain his MBA and fully ...

Giving Back

Organization Exceeds 100 Pro Bono Scoliosis Corrections in Dominican Republic

Since 2012, The Pediatric Orthopedic Project has been to Santiago, Dominican Republic five times and has performed 103 surgeries to correct scoliosis ...

Research to Reality

Man with Double Knee Replacement Successfully Climbs Mount Everest

Greg Paul, a 61-year-old mountaineer, is the first known climber to summit Mount Everest with two total knee replacements. Both procedures employed th ...

Practice Management Solutions

Reimbursement Opportunities Lie in Data Collection

Technology that captures outcomes and patient data can be a hefty investment for hospitals and practices—but consider how it may lead to reimburseme ...

Health Reform Watch

CJR and the Rise of Bundled Payments Drive Conversations at AAOS

The advent of Medicare's Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement program fueled AAOS Annual Meeting conversations regarding the best response by indu ...