Becker's ASC Review
Marcus A. Rothermich, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist at the Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center in Birmingham, Ala. Here, he shares his thoughts on outpatient orthopedics.
Note: Responses have been lightly edited for style and clarity.
Question: What changes or opportunities are you expecting to see for outpatient total joints in the coming years?
MR: This is an area that is very exciting for a lot of orthopedic surgeons. Traditionally, patients who had total joints could stay in the hospital for several days or a week after their joint replacement. We know now that this is...
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