Thursday Sep 4
That new knee will come with a guarantee: Virginia Mason to offer...
Dr. Gary Kaplan, chairman and CEO of Virginia Mason Medical Center, said the hospital will start offering surgical warranties for knee and hip replacements. Seattle's Virginia Mason is offering surgical warranties for hip and knee replacements that would cover the additional costs of any avoidable, surgery-related complications.
Fort Bend Star
Martin selected as New Joint Center Medical Director at Memorial Hermann Southwest
Specializing in total joint replacement, Stacey K. Martin, M.D., a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, was recently selected as the new medical director of the Joint Center at Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital.
Arthritis patient needs money for hip surgery
It started as good news for 36-year-old Sarah Naggayi, when she discovered that she was pregnant.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Why you're not too young for hip replacement surgery
I first felt it while walking with my wife in downtown Bethesda, Md., a few years ago.
South China Morning Post
Printable body parts expected to drive growth in demand for 3D printers
A spine model implanted with a 3D-printed artificial axis is displayed at Peking University Third Hospital in Beijing.
Enloe joint replacement program changes Chico woman's life
Nancy Fischer, 57, of Chico swings 5-year-old Penelope Strausbaugh and 7-year-old Wyatt Conway at Caper Acres in Bidwell Park in Chico.
QUB scientists' breakthrough against deadly superbugs
Pseudomonas bacteria can grow deep inside the body in medical implants like hip replacements and are highly resistant to treatment.