Anatomy and Internal Fixation Course

Dr. Ortega’s clinical interests include complex and challenging fractures, including the treatment of polytraumatic injuries, upper and lower extremity periarticular fractures, fracture nonunions, fracture and soft-tissue complications, pelvis/acetabular fractures,...

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Smith & Nephew: Masters Fracture Forum

Dr. Tony Rhorer was faculty at the Smith and Nephew Masters Fracture forum this last week in New York. This is one of his favorite courses to teach at! World class orthopedic trauma surgeons like Hassan Mir, MD, MBA, FACS were there and his friends at...

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Duke University Feagin Leadership Forum

The Feagin Medical Scholars are comprised of fellows, residents, and medical students and are engaged in leadership development seminars, workshops, a team project, individual coaching and attendance at leadership conferences. The seminars include topics such as:...

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Top 4 Rising Trends in Orthopedics

For a healthy lifestyle it is important to have healthy bones. Any severe pain in any joint or ligament can affect our whole living style. If things get serious, we might need help from orthopedic surgeon. Since so many people are turning towards orthopedics to solve...

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When Do You Need a Knee Replacement?

When Do You Need a Knee Replacement?  Your knee is giving you the toughest time and the pain is becoming totally unbearable?  The question that arises here is whether you need a knee replacement or not.  This question cannot be answered alone by you....

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6 Signs and Symptoms of Arthritis

The literal meaning of arthritis is “joint inflammation”. It is an autoimmune disease that tends to cause chronic swelling of the joints. There are various forms of arthritis. Osteoarthritis is caused when the covering on the end of the bones becomes damaged. It...

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Motorcycle Safety:  How to keep safe your next ride.

Motorcycle Safety:  How to keep safe your next ride.  More and more motorcyclists are taking to U.S. roads, increasing the need for safety precautions. Both riders and car drivers need to take steps to reduce the risk of motorcycle crashes, the American...

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Orthopaedic VS Orthopedic:  What is the difference?

Orthopaedic VS Orthopedic:  What is the difference?  Orthopaedic…orthopedic…?  Which spelling is correct? Well, even though the computer spell checker seems to disagree, both spellings are technically correct.  Orthopaedics is the original British...

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2015 Annual Congress British Orthopaedic Association

2015 Annual Congress British Orthopaedic Association  Dr. Tony Rhorer was the invited guest of the British Orthopedic Association 2015 Annual Congress in Liverpool, United Kingdom. He had the distinction of giving the memorial Adrian Henry lecture. The...

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