Evan Schumer, M.D. Boston’s Top Docs

Evan Schumer, M.D. voted one of Boston’s Top Docs Evan Schumer, M.D. has been voted one of Boston’s top doctors. Dr. Schumer is one of three orthopedic surgeons at Newton-Wellesley Hospital to have been awarded the honor this year. Rankings are determined annually by...

Laurie Katz, M.D. Instructs Multiple Arthroscopy Courses

Laurie Katz, M.D. continues to balance a busy clinical practice with ongoing educational obligations. She was most recently invited to be an instructor at the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) in Palm Desert, CA and, for the third consecutive year will...

Dr. Leslie Performs 500th Distal Biceps Tendon Repair

On Tuesday, March 24 Dr. Bruce Leslie performed his 500th distal biceps tendon repair. Distal biceps tendon ruptures are an uncommon but increasingly recognized injury of the elbow. Dr. Leslie and the late Dr. Arthur Thibodeau refined this surgical technique and it...

Dr. Kenneth Polivy Named to the AAOS Board of Councilors

Dr. Kenneth Polivy has been named to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) Board of Councilors. Congratulations Dr. Polivy! He will be serving as an advisor on relations between the AAOS and state/regional orthopaedic societies. Learn more about AAOS on...