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Orthopedics and pediatrics: 16 updates in 2023

Becker's Spine reports on orthopedic, spine and sports medicine care moves impacting pediatric patients this year including the following updates at HSS:

The Lerner Children's Pavilion at HSS expanded and renamed its Adaptive Sports Academy to The Penny Doerge Adaptive Academy (PDAA), which focuses on promoting confidence, encouraging independence, reinforcing therapy goals and increasing physical activity, creativity and mobility for teens and kids with a range of disabilities. 

HSS appointed Daniel W. Green, MD, MS, FAAP, FACS, to its leadership team as chief of the pediatric orthopedic surgery service, succeeding Roger F. Widmann, MD, orthopedic surgeon at HSS.  Dr. Green is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon specializing in knee surgery. 

Read the full article at beckersspine.com.