Groundbreaking Surgeons Break Ground
Yale New Haven Hospital (YNHH) announced it is following up on a promise to provide better outpatient care in New Haven—this time with same-day joint procedures, and a therapy regimen most people can do from home. Wednesday evening, hospital administrators, funders, and orthopedic surgeons gathered to break that news—and break ground—on an ambulatory center for musculoskeletal care at the Saint Raphael Campus.
Women at higher risk of fall-related injuries
Hormone-related changes associated with menopause are the main reason women are so prone to falling, especially as they age, said Dr. Karen Sutton, an orthopaedic surgeon, director of Women’s Sports Medicine at Yale New Haven Hospital, and associate professor of orthopaedics and rehabilitation at the Yale School of Medicine.
Prolific Publication: One Lab’s Secret to Success
Jonathan Grauer’s lab has an impressive record of publications. The secret is using big data to identify likely problem areas with orthopaedic surgery, as well as potential solutions. After his patients, Grauer’s students have been among the greatest beneficiaries of this efficient and effective process.
Humanitarian Award Presented to Kristaps Keggi, MD
The 2019 Humanitarian Service Award is awarded in recognition of the volunteer work and commitment by an orthopaedic surgeon member. This award is to acknowledge the tireless efforts, outstanding commitment and sustained dedication in service to humanity.