Why Choose the Orthopaedic & Spine Institute?
Here are just some of the reasons why the Orthopaedic & Spine Institute is worthy of recognition:
Gold Seal/Disease Specific Certification. Abington Memorial Hospital was the first teaching hospital in Pennsylvania, and the 22nd hospital in the nation, to receive the prestigious Gold Seal of Approval and Disease Specific Certification from the Joint Commission for the hip and knee replacement program.
Blue Distinction Center. Abington Memorial Hospital has been designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Spine SurgerySM and a Blue Distinction Center for Hip and Knee Replacement as part of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield’s Blue Distinction® designation program.
Experience. Our surgeons and specialists have in-depth experience in the latest techniques, often being among the first to perform them in the region.
New techniques. Our surgeons teach new techniques to other orthopaedic and spine specialists in the country, and have assisted in the development of new instrumentation to advance the mini-incision trend in surgery.
Research. The surgeons at the Orthopaedic & Spine Institute participate in clinical research such as trials to treat those with spinal stenosis.