ACL Tears on the Rise Among Kids, Especially Girls
CBS News feature Dr. Nicholas Beck and Dr. Marc Tompkin's research study on the rise in ACL tears in children.
Christopher Martin, MD, assistant professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, received a Best Paper Award from the North American Spine Society (NASS) and The Spine Journal. This year, the NASS Scientific Program Committee received a total of 1,150 abstracts, with Martin’s paper being one of the 23 highest-rated abstracts earning the coveted ‘Best Paper’ designation.
Fernando Peña, MD, assistant professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, was recently featured in an article by Artful Living on his journey to developing Julieta—a more comfortable high-heel shoe brand with his wife, Julie Thompson, MD, MPH.
A paper co-authored by faculty in the Departments of Neurosurgery and Orthopedic Surgery explores a new functionality for Medtronic’s O-arm that allows physicians to take clear, low radiation long images and improves accuracy.