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orthopaedics

(US), orthopedics
1. the branch of surgery concerned with disorders of the spine and joints and the repair of deformities of these parts
2. dental orthopaedics another name for orthodontics
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Meeting annually, the South Dakota State Orthopaedic Society is comprised of orthopedic surgeons from within the state of South Dakota, and led by elected board members, to promote, protect and improve public health, provide leadership and advocacy in the field of orthopedic medicine and protect the healthcare interests of the orthopedic medical community in South Dakota.
The urgent care is staffed with the Raleigh Orthopaedic Clinic board-certified physician assistants (PA) and nurse practitioners (NP), who have extensive training in orthopedic care.
Christian Mazel, head of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Institut Mutualiste Montsouris in Paris, France.
Currently, the European markets for orthopaedic surgical instruments are in their growth phase and are expected to nearly double in revenues over the next seven years.
Rao, MD, orthopaedic surgeon and fellow of the AAOS.
The possibility of an orthopaedic injury is high when it comes to removing light fluffy snow which can become as heavy as small boulders once it begins to pile up on the ground.
Burney, III, MD, orthopaedic surgeon and chair of the AAOS' Board of Councilors.
Center for Orthopaedic Specialists is a group of fellowship-trained, board-certified/eligible physicians that provide general orthopedic services, as well as sub-specialty care.
Injuries such as tripping and falling over or getting hit by a backpack are common but a large portion of these injuries - particularly chronic complaints such as those seen by orthopaedic surgeons - include strains to the shoulder, neck and back from carrying a backpack.
He is also President and Co-Founder of Orthopaedic Excellence of Long Island, a multispecialty orthopedic group practice whose mission in utilizing the "Team Approach" is to always strive for excellence in the care of the orthopedic patient.

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