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Introducing the 2023 Notable Leaders in Health Care

Crain’s New York Business names Michael L. Parks, MD, hip and knee surgeon at HSS as one of the notable leaders in health care, honoring professionals whose work is vital to the functioning of the city’s health care system and the city itself.

Dr. Parks is involved in clinical research, focusing on joint replacement surgery and the effects of race, ethnicity and gender on the care of arthritis patients. While addressing patients’ concerns, he works to understand how factors such as patient health care literacy, social determinants of health, and location can affect care. Dr. Parks is the treasurer of the board of directors of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He has collaborated with Nth Dimensions, which provides mentorship for women and underrepresented minority students interested in orthopedic surgery.

Read about the recognition at Crainsnewyork.com. A subscription is required to access.