7 ASCs adding total joint procedures in 2019

Rachel Popa - Print  |

The following seven practices have added total joint procedures in 2019:

1. Physicians at Northwell Health's Manhasset, N.Y.-based Schwartz Ambulatory Center began performing total hip replacement surgery this past February.

2. Edina, Minn.-based Twin Cities Pain Clinic plans to offer total joint replacements at its forthcoming ASC when it opens this September.

3. Vantage Surgery Center is offering same-day total joint replacement procedures after moving from Medford, N.J., to a new building in Moorestown, N.J.

4. Surgeons performed the first outpatient total knee and hip arthroplasty surgeries in April at Michigan Medicine's Ann Arbor-based Brighton Center for Specialty Care.

5. Physicians at the Danbury, Conn.-based Orthopaedic & Specialty Surgery Center performed its first robotic knee replacements in earlier this year. .

6. San Rafael, Calif.-based Marin Specialty Surgery Center is moving to a larger location later this year to accommodate outpatient total joint procedures.

7. Texas Health Surgery Center Rockwall (Texas) began offering outpatient total joint procedures in June.


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