UAMS Holds Orthopedic Surgery Event

LITTLE ROCK,Ark.–Health experts say there is a shortage of women in Orthopedic Surgery, and to help change that, UAMS gave nearly 40 girls a chance to see what it’s like to be a surgeon. The event is called the Perry Initiative, named after one of the first female Orthopedics in the nation. With the help […]

Danbury Orthopedic Doc Performs Rare Meniscus Transplant as Outpatient Surgery

Rare Meniscus Transplant Performed as Outpatient Surgery in Danbury by Dr. Ross Henshaw, Danbury Orthopedics’ Sports Medicine Specialist Patient Able to Avoid Long-Term Arthritis and Return to Normal Activities within 6 months Rare meniscus transplant surgery is now being performed locally as an outpatient procedure by Dr. Ross Henshaw, fellowship-trained knee and shoulder orthopedic surgeon, […]

Summit Orthopedics proposes $3.5M plan at sports center

Woodbury-based Summit Orthopedics is recommitting to the community, and in a big way — a big, 7,250-square-foot way. If all goes according to plans, Summit Orthopedics and the City of Woodbury will both sign a lease next month that will expand Summit Orthopedics’ operations into Bielenberg Sports Center for the next 10 years. By Summit’s […]

100 hospitals with great orthopedic programs | 2015

Becker’s Hospital Review has named the following organizations to the 2015 edition of its list, “100 hospitals and health systems with great orthopedic programs.”   The hospitals on this list are national leaders when it comes to several aspects of orthopedic care. They have received recognition for excellence from various reputable organizations in orthopedic areas […]

Insufficient shoulder external rotation increases shoulder injury, surgery in pitchers

The likelihood of shoulder injury and shoulder surgery was increased when professional baseball players had insufficient shoulder external rotation on the throwing side, according to study results. “In the past, clinicians and people dealing with individuals with shoulder injuries related to baseball and overhead sports have often looked at the loss of internal rotation, commonly […]