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HSS-Trained Physician for Boston Bruins, Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots Appointed Medical Director of HSS Florida
New campus extends international ecosystem of world leader in orthopedics & rheumatology
Greater Flexibility in Clinical Trial Design Needed for Lupus
An editorial published in NEJM by Jane E. Salmon, MD, suggests regulators should require that only one of two outcomes should be met
HSS Extends Global Network to Colombia with New Collaboration
World Leader in Musculoskeletal Health Will Support New Regional Medical Center in Cartagena, Colombia
HSS Expands to Brooklyn's Industry City
New Outpatient Center Will Bring Leading Musculoskeletal Care to the Community
HSS Receives Multiple 2019 Press Ganey Awards for Achieving and Sustaining Exemplary Patient Care
Press Ganey, a nationally recognized private company that measures patient experience, named Hospital for Special Surgery a 2019 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence® Award Winner, as well as a first-time Pinnacle of Excellence® Award Winner.
HSS Researchers Find For Certain Sports, Concussion Rates Are Higher in Female Athletes than Males
Many female athletes encounter higher concussion rates than their male counterparts, according to two studies conducted by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery
Study Suggests "Pre-habilitation" by Peer Coaches Prior to Knee Replacement May Hold Promise in Improving Outcomes
Rehabilitation after knee replacement is an essential part of the recovery process.
Survey: More than Half of Male Patients with Lupus Report Feeling Depressed, Receiving Little Support
A national survey of male patients with lupus finds the illness has a significant impact on their physical and emotional health, yet they often do not receive support that could help them cope.
Study Reveals Socioeconomic Status of One's Community Influences Post-Op Care and Rehab after Hip Replacement Surgery
A new study finds that the community in which one lives influences whether they receive postoperative care and rehabilitation after elective hip replacement surgery in a facility or at home.
HSS Experts Share Best Practices for Developing and Implementing Effective Educational Programs for Diverse Patients with Rheumatic Conditions
At the 2019 American College of Rheumatology/Association of Rheumatology Professionals annual meeting in Atlanta, experts from the HSS Education Institute at Hospital for Special Surgery presented their method for developing and implementing effective educational programs for diverse patients with rheumatic conditions.
SciRhom Initiates First-In-Class Antibody Development Program to Treat Major Autoimmune Diseases
Bench to bedside research provides a new business opportunity: Newly discovered antibodies against iRhom2 block several pro-inflammatory pathways simultaneously, promising significant improvement over current autoimmune therapies.
HSS Names Steve Lee, MD, new Chief of Hand, and Ernest Sink, MD, new Chief of Hip Preservation
Hospital for Special Surgery, ranked No. 1 in the nation for Orthopedics for the past 10 consecutive years by US News & World Report, announced the appointments of Steve K. Lee, MD, as chief of Hand and Upper Extremity Service; and Ernest L. Sink, MD, as chief of Hip Preservation Service..
New Study: Race and Poverty Not Risk Factors for Total Knee Replacement Revision or Failure at a High-Volume Orthopedic Hospital
Previous studies have established that black patients have a higher risk for knee replacement revision.
EOS imaging Announces First Cases Utilizing hipEOS 3.0 and Intellijoint HIP® Smart Navigation System via EOSlink™ at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS)
Utilization of both technologies provides unique advantages in the optimization of Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA)
HSS Receives $3 Million Grant from The Starr Foundation
Gift Will Establish the C.V. Starr Endowed Chair in Pain Management
HSS Appoints Fahrenkopf to Lead New Musculoskeletal Health Ecosystem
'HSS Health' Will Extend HSS Reach and Influence to Improve Health and Care
HSS Names Harvinder S. Sandhu, MD, MBA, & Andrew A. Sama, MD, New Co-Chiefs of HSS Spine
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the top-ranked orthopedic hospital in the nation, announced the appointments of Harvinder S. Sandhu, MD, MBA, and Andrew A. Sama, MD, as the new co-chiefs of its spine service, effective October 2019.
HSS Sports Medicine Institute Expands to NYC West Side
The nation's top-ranked hospital for orthopedics announced a major new location opening in New York City in August 2019.
HSS Nationally Ranked No. 1 in Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report for Tenth Consecutive Year
For the tenth consecutive year, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has been ranked the No. 1 hospital in the nation for orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report "Best Hospitals 2019-2020" survey.
HSS Controlled Substances Task Force Accomplishments: An Update
HSS created a Task Force to fight the opioid epidemic that has made substantial progress over the last two years- Here's how they did it