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Koepka back in the swing for PGA after right knee surgery

Four-time major winner Brooks Koepka, who struggled to walk at the Masters following right knee surgery in March, is back to hitting regular shots at this week’s PGA Championship.

Source: Gulf Times
Published: 18 May 2021

Most patients who undergo minimally invasive spine procedure avoid surgery for 5 years: Cleveland Clinic

The majority of patients who undergo a minimally invasive lumbar decompression procedure can avoid surgery for at least five years, a Cleveland Clinic study found. Minimally invasive lumbar decompression,

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 18 May 2021

Medical Moment: The future of spine surgery

More on a new option for spine surgery, in today’s Medical Moment. This year, 1.6 million Americans will have spinal surgery for numerous conditions. But now, Martie Salt has the details from one of the few surgeons in the country performing a new type of surgery that could have patients up and walking the same day.

Source: South Bend-Elkhart WNDU-TV on MSN.com
Published: 13 May 2021

The benefits of robot-assisted spine surgery (Video)

If you are experiencing back pain or sciatica symptoms that do not respond to nonsurgical treatment, you may be a candidate for minimally invasive robot-assisted spine surgery at the Marc A. Asher, MD,

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 17 May 2021

Meet Tulsa superwoman Kassidy Scott, who can't be stopped by heart surgery, a 10-centimeter tumor and a bad back

Kassidy Scott, whose heart stopped on the operating table just three months ago, will join her teammates in the American Athletic Conference Softball Tournament, which begins Thursday.

Source: Tulsa World
Published: 12 May 2021

Health Beat: ESS: The future of spine surgery

Unlike hours- long traditional procedures that cut into the center of the back and through muscles, removing full sections of bone, ESS is a 30-minute outpatient procedure that uses a

Source: WFMZ-TV
Published: 05 May 2021

The business of spine surgery: ASC success strategies for surgeons

Spine surgeons interested in investing in an ASC have the opportunity to realize significant profit over the next five years. Not only is spine surgery one of the higher reimbursing specialties, but complex procedures are moving from hospitals to ASCs with increasing frequency.

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 06 May 2021

Putting fat to good use as stem cell source for spinal fusion surgery

Adipose cells, better known as fat, may be the least popular component of the human body. However, most people don't realize that fat actually has many important functions in establishing and maintaining good health—providing energy,

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 13 May 2021

Joe Burrow Expected to Be Back For Week 1: 'All Systems Go' For Start of 2021 Season

CINCINNATI — Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow made it clear from the beginning that his goal was to be ready for the 2021 season opener following knee reconstruction surgery in December. He's on track to accomplish that goal according to Dr.

Source: Sports Illustrated
Published: 18 May 2021

UConn commit Kolby Pascarelli, two years removed from Tommy John surgery, is back to dominating for Coginchaug

Through five undefeated starts on the mound in 2021, Coginchaug's Kolby Pascarelli, who underwent Tommy John surgery in 2019, has struck out 56 batters and allowed just five runs. On Tuesday, he continued to dominate,

Source: Hartford Courant on MSN.com
Published: 12 May 2021

'Unbreakable spirit': Holland girl hoping for trip to Disney ahead of life-changing spinal surgery

Alainah Ortiz is just like any other little girl. Except that she's one of only 50,000 people in the world living with a rare bone disease.

Source: WZZM on MSN.com
Published: 11 May 2021

Competitive dancer waltzes her way back onto the dance floor after nerve surgery

The new Penn Nerve Center offers an interdisciplinary approach to patients like Gail Cohen, a New Jersey resident who previously had lung cancer and a brain tumor

Source: PhillyVoice
Published: 10 May 2021

Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 29' cast: Vince Murdock eager to make up for lost time after brain surgery

The Ultimate Fighter” is finally back for its 29th season. For the first time since 2018, the reality series is set to stream new episodes with teams coached by UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski and upcoming title challenger Brian Ortega.

Source: USA Today on MSN.com
Published: 18 May 2021

Mets' Kevin Pillar to Undergo Plastic Surgery on Nose Injury After Being Hit in Face

New York Mets outfielder Kevin Pillar will undergo plastic surgery on his broken nose after being struck in the face with a 94 mph fastball from Atlanta

Source: Bleacher Report
Published: 18 May 2021

Augmented reality spinal surgery debuts at UC San Diego Health

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Source: MSN
Published: 07 May 2021

Wellesley resident named Chief of Spine Surgery at New England Baptist Hospital

Neurosurgeon Chima Ohaegbulam, of Wellesley, was named chief of spine surgery at New England Baptist Hospital. Ohaegbulam has been a member of the NEBH faculty since 2005 and succeeds Scott Tromanhauser,

Source: Wicked Local
Published: 10 May 2021

Global Spinal Surgery Device Market size 2021, growth rate, sale comparison, price trend, expansion plans, revenue, future demand, forecast 2024

Global "Global Spinal Surgery DeviceMarket" (2021-2024) report identifies Sales of Market by regional analysis by

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 10 May 2021

Red Wings' Tyler Bertuzzi undergoes back surgery, should be ready for training camp

The Red Wings announced Wednesday forward Tyler Bertuzzi underwent successful back surgery on Friday, lending clarity to the season-long mystery. Bertuzzi, 26, played in only nine games before suffering an undisclosed injury.

Source: Detroit News
Published: 06 May 2021

VIVEX Biologics, Inc. to Exhibit at the 21st Annual International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery (ISASS) Conference

VIVEX Biologics, Inc., a leading regenerative medicine company specializing in the development of naturally sourced treatment options, is a sponsor of the 21 st annual International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery (ISASS) Conference at the Loews Miami Beach from May 13-15,

Source: Business Insider
Published: 10 May 2021

Golf: Koepka back in the swing for PGA after right knee surgery

Four-time major winner Brooks Koepka, who struggled to walk at the Masters following right knee surgery in March, is back to hitting regular shots

Source: Channel NewsAsia Singapore
Published: 18 May 2021

A look back and look forward at the Timberwolves roster

A dismal start left the team out of the playoffs, but meshing and emerging talent toward the end of the season showed signs of promise

Source: StarTribune on MSN.com
Published: 18 May 2021

New type of open-heart surgery gets kids back to normal sooner, without visible scar

The procedure is called a vertical right lateral thoracotomy. Surgeons go in through an incision in the armpit, rather than breaking the

Source: KSTP
Published: 10 May 2021

Danny DeKeyser is Red Wings’ Masterton nominee after return from back surgery

Danny DeKeyser went nearly 15 months between games, struggled a bit at the start of the season and was scratched for a nine-game stretch. But he finished the season strong, capping a successful comeback from back surgery.

Source: MLive
Published: 10 May 2021

Red Sox Journal: Hernandez back from hamstring strain

Kiké Hernandez was back in the Red Sox lineup on Tuesday in Dunedin, Fla. The veteran utilityman was activated off the 10-day injured list prior to first pitch against the Blue Jays. Hernandez spent the minimum time out of action after suffering a right hamstring strain against Detroit on May 6.

Source: Providence Journal on MSN.com
Published: 18 May 2021

Texas Doctor Escapes Late-Filed Back Surgery Suit On Appeal

A Texas appellate court has reversed a trial court's decision to allow a medical malpractice lawsuit over a failed spinal cord stimulator implantation surgery to proceed, finding that the patient missed the deadline to sue.

Source: Law360
Published: 13 May 2021

Gophers forward Parker Fox out 6-9 months after knee surgery

University of Minnesota men’s basketball coach Ben Johnson confirmed some tough news on Monday. Mahtomedi native and former Northern State star Parker Fox is out six to nine months after suffering an offseason knee injury that required surgery.

Source: Fox 9
Published: 18 May 2021

West Michigan prep baseball coach in his element after back surgery turns into scary month

Butch Attig’s commanding presence on a baseball field goes back to his youth when he towered over everybody. Now, as a 49-year-old head baseball coach for Reeths-Puffer High School, he’s still an imposing figure at 6-foot-5.

Source: MLive on MSN.com
Published: 11 May 2021

Road to recovery: Rep. Dan Crenshaw bounces back after most recent eye surgery

Crenshaw lost his right eye while serving the country, but what most people don't know is that he underwent major surgeries on his left eye as well.

Source: KHOU 11
Published: 12 May 2021

The Repair Shop guest fights back tears as surgery support bear with heart-wrenching story is restored

A GUEST on The Repair Shop was seen fighting back tears after his support teddy bear was restored in an emotional scene. Harry, 28, from Oxfordshire brought in the toy, which he had owned for over

Source: The Sun
Published: 10 May 2021