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Patients Rank Ortho Rhode Island in Top 10% of Practices

Ortho Rhode Island, Rhode Island’s largest orthopedic care provider, ranked in the top ten percent for overall best patient experience in 2016, according to a national patient survey. The award is given to those top-performing outpatient organizations whose patient satisfaction scores outperformed those of thousands of providers across the country.

New approach to spine care takes hold in South County

With the recruitment of Dr. Ian A. Madom, another piece of the puzzle has been put into place at Ortho Rhode Island, a collaborative statewide orthopedics practice launched in 2015 that now has 17 locations and more than 55 care providers throughout Rhode Island and Southern New England.

The Rhode Island Interscholastic League Announces Ortho Rhode Island as Official Orthopedic Partner

The RIIL announced today a three-year partnership agreement with Ortho RI that will result in world-class sports medicine advice and clinical care expertise. The partnership will also create a collaborative community relations outreach programs through Athletic Trainers in Rhode Island high schools and pre-participation physicals.

Collaboration between Ortho Rhode Island, UnitedHealthcare aims to boost value-based care

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS – Ortho Rhode Island has collaborated with UnitedHealthcare to dedicate more resources to care coordination among Ortho RI’s providers and primary care physicians.

Health Check: Robotic total knee replacements

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I — A South County Hospital physician is the first in the world certified to do total knee replacements using a robot.

Sixty-five total knee replacements have been done since June using this advanced technology at that hospital.

Living in an accountable world: orthopedic group puts focus on patients

WAKEFIELD – The story of how Ortho Rhode Island came to be is one that is often typical of how the innovation ecosystem works best: five colleagues from Rhode Island met up at an orthopedic conference. All worked for competing specialist practices, yet they were also friends and respected colleagues, having trained together at the Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University.

South County Hospital orthopedic surgeon using robotic-assisted technology to perform full knee replacements

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – At South County Hospital, Rhode Island’s only independent hospital, Dr. Bob Marchand performs full knee replacement surgeries using a high-tech tool that will not be commercially marketed and released until March 2017, he told Providence Business News.

Garoppolo’s return after an injury to his throwing shoulder may be quicker than first anticipated

FOXBOROUGH – A completed pass from back up quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to Malcolm Mitchell had patriots fans erupt at Gillette during Sunday night’s game against Miami. But, shortly after fans turned their attention back to Garoppolo who took knee on the field after a hard hit.