May 17, 2016

Dr. Christopher McClellan and Dr. Kenneth Cherry Give Lectures at the North American Hip & Knee Symposium

Altoona, PA May 12, 2016 – University Orthopedics Center’s (UOC) Christopher S. McClellan, DO and Kenneth L. Cherry, MD, were invited faculty at the North American Hip & Knee Symposium held in Scottsdale, AZ on April 28th. They presented information on the results with short stay joint replacements of the knee and hip, and technologies and techniques to improve surgical efficiency without compromising quality. Dr. Cherry was the chairman of the symposium, which was hosted by Smith & Nephew.

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April 12, 2016

Dr. Christopher McClellan and Dr. Kenneth Cherry Give Lectures at the Contemporary Solutions Joint Surgery Seminar

Altoona, PA April 11, 2016 – University Orthopedics Center’s (UOC) Christopher S. McClellan, DO and Kenneth L. Cherry, MD, were invited faculty at the Contemporary Solutions Joint Surgery Seminar (CSJS) held in Las Vegas on March 30th to April 2nd. They presented information on knee replacements to surgeons from around the country followed by a cadaveric instructive on how to enhance skills during knee replacement surgery. The event was hosted by Smith and Nephew.

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March 21, 2016

UOC’s Dr. Kenneth L. Cherry Offering New Minimally Invasive Direct Anterior Hip Surgery with PURIST Table

Altoona, PA March 15, 2016 – Kenneth L. Cherry, MD, with University Orthopedics Center (UOC), is pleased to announce a new technique for direct anterior hip replacement surgery through usage of the PURIST table that allows a truly minimally invasive procedure by sparing the patients muscles.  The first in Pennsylvania to offer this surgery, Dr. Cherry states, “The invention of the PURIST table has significantly lowered the learning curve associated with this procedure. Patients now can have surgery and be discharged within hours, with an extremely cosmetic incision and minimal discomfort. This technique allows patients to return to work within three weeks compared to the three months typical surgery offers.” 

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March 07, 2016

Dr. Adam Budny Gives Lecture on Internal Fixation for Foot Surgery

Altoona, PA March 3, 2016 – University Orthopedics Center’s (UOC) Adam Budny, DPM, gave a lecture on "Internal Fixation for Foot Surgery" at the Foot and Ankle Center of Richmond VA, on the campus of Johnston-Willis Hospital. Director Dr. Mitchell Waskin, the Medical Director of the Foot & Ankle Center, hosted the Seminar. The topic covered advanced options for fixation of surgical procedures in foot and ankle deformity correction.

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