Our bodies are supposed to provide us with smooth, pain-free movement, and bone and joint health are critical to everyday health. Our orthopedic teams are committed to helping you maintain this health.
Nothing is more important than your good health.
That is why it is so important to see an orthopedic doctor who has the advanced training and experience to correctly diagnose and treat your individual condition. At Hackensack Meridian Health, each one of our orthopedic physicians and other specialized healthcare professionals has a plethora of years of advanced training and has great knowledge and experience in their area of specialization.
We understand that when you have a health problem, other things are important too. That is why we have made a commitment to provide you with the best medical care in a warm, caring environment that is designed to get you back to your life as quickly as possible.
Hackensack University Medical Center Orthopedic Surgeon Performs Groundbreaking Robotic-Assisted Total Knee Replacement Surgery
Yair David Kissin, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon at Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center, successfully completed New Jersey’s first robotic-assisted total knee replacement surgery using the THINK Surgical Inc. TSolution One System for the treatment of severe osteoarthritis. More than 30 million adults are impacted by osteoarthritis, making it the most common form of arthritis and the most common cause of disability. Hackensack University Medical Center is one of four centers in the country participating in an Institutional Review Board (IRB) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved clinical trial by THINK Surgical Inc. to demonstrate that the TSolution One® System is a safe and effective surgical alternative to traditional knee replacement using manual instrumentation.
Hackensack University Medical Center Participates in National Conference on Pharmaceutical and Chemical Diversion
Michael A. Kelly, M.D., chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine and chair, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center, was a featured presenter at the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Diversion Control Division, 23rd National Conference on Pharmaceutical and Chemical Diversion in Dallas, Texas. This national conference was held to facilitate the exchange of information between DEA and their state and local counterparts who focus on combating the diversion of pharmaceutical controlled substances and regulated chemicals.