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The SRS 54th Annual Meeting, held from September 18-21 in Montréal, Canada, features lectures, presentations, and research from Columbia Orthopedics faculty and residents.
Dr. David Trofa, former resident in the department, returns to Columbia Orthopedics as an attending faculty member, joining the shoulder, elbow & sports medicine division.
Nadeen Chahine, PhD will become the Associate Director of the Carroll Laboratories as a result of her contributions to the lab and department over the past year.
Source:MLB TonightDecember 20, 2018
An in-depth discussion with Al Leiter on the epidemic of Tommy John surgeries in pitchers and the dangers of early sports specialization, which leads to an increase in youth baseball injuries.
- December 4, 2018
Dr. David Kovacevic, Chief of Shoulder, Elbow, and Sports Medicine at New York-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital, recently published a study on shoulder arthritis in the JSES
- November 28, 2018
Columbia Orthopedics adolescent sports medicine specialist, Charles A. Popkin, MD, served as team physician for the USA Hockey U18 team at the 5 Nations tournament in Kravare, Czech Republic.
- August 8, 2018
Dr. Lauren Redler received the Lance Peters, MD Memorial Biomechanics Award for research conducted during her fellowship training at HSS.
- July 26, 2018
Dr. Ronald Lehman quoted in the U.S. News and World Report article titled “Which Doctor Can Help Me With Back Pain?”
- July 16, 2018
Dr. Lawrence Lenke and team won the Thomas Whitecloud Award at IMAST for their paper "The Relative Curve Correction is More Important than UIV Selection for Shoulder Balance in Lenke Type 1 and 2 AIS"
Source:The Hudson IndependentJuly 9, 2018
A patient of Christopher S. Ahmad, MD, Chief of Sports Medicine, was named Comeback Player of the Year just one year after undergoing ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) repair surgery.
- July 9, 2018
Columbia Orthopedics hip and knee team publish “Adductor Canal Block Compared with Periarticular Bupivacaine Injection for Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Prospective Randomized Trial” in JBJS.
Source:IohudJuly 3, 2018
Columbia Orthopedics sports medicine specialist Nicole S. Belkin, MD was featured in lohud’s article “Summer adventures await – but take it easy on your joints.”