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Feature Articles

  • NASS Survey Finds Spine Professionals Independent and Influencing Decisions

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

    For years, studies have pointed to surgeons fleeing private practice and aligning with hospitals. Results from the 2015 NASS member survey told a different story. Read on>>
  • A Surgeon Advises OEMs on Additive Manufacturing

    Written By: ORTHOPRENEUR | Posted in Research to Reality | Aug 2016

    Nirav Shah, M.D., a sports medicine surgeon, spoke to a group of ~40 device company engineers and executives on additive manufacturing during his “Surgeon View of Additive Manufacturing” presentation from the surgeon-staffed Knowledge Pod at OMTEC® 2016. Read on>>
  • Zimmer Biomet Invests in India’s Orthopaedic Care

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

    Zimmer Biomet announced a multi-year collaboration with the Indo UK Institute of Health, intended to grow India’s healthcare infrastructure. Read on>>
  • 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>>

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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

NuVasive Spine Foundation to Build out Broader, More Sustainable Program in Kenya

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 ...

Research to Reality

Building Evidence for Additive Manufacturing: What questions remain?

For additive manufacturing to move from tinkering technology to widely-used process, it’s imperative to prove its long-term benefits. In May, resear ...

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 ...