The Latest in Hip Surgery: One Patient’s Success Story

Pain from Osteoarthritis Day Acheson has always been active. Growing up, he played soccer and began rock climbing and mountaineering at age 20. In his late 30s, Day began to notice problems with his left hip, but continued his active lifestyle. At 40, he was diagnosed...

Dr. Laurie Katz Instructor AANA Shoulder Course

Dr. Laurie Katz served as Associate Master Instructor for AANA Shoulder Course Dr. Laurie Katz served as an Associate Master lab instructor for the Arthroscopy Association of North America’s (AANA) Master Course in Shoulder Arthroscopy, held in Rosemont, IL from...

Dr. Leslie’s Study in Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery

Dr. Leslie published study examining surgical complications in Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Bruce Leslie, M.D. was the lead author on a study entitled “Inadvertent Harvest of the Median Nerve Instead of the Palmaris Longus Tendon” published in the Journal of Bone...

Kenneth Polivy, M.D. Boston’s Top Doctors

Kenneth Polivy, M.D. Voted One of Boston’s Top Doctors Kenneth Polivy, M.D. has been named by Castle Connolly as one of the greater Boston area’s best orthopedic surgeons. Nominations for this award are given by other physicians in the community and greater Boston...

Dr. Polivy Talks About Gronkowski’s Back Injury

Dr. Polivy and WEEI Radio’s Chris Price talk about Gronkowski’s back injury Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will be undergoing surgery to treat a lingering back problem this month. Join Kenneth Polivy, M.D. and WEEI radio’s Chris Price to learn more about this...

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...