2017 AAOS-Romanian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SOROT) Program

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Date:19-20 October 2017
Location:                         Timisoara, Romania
Topic:Knee Arthroplasty
AAOS Faculty:Brett R. Levine, MD, MS
Mark W. Pagnano, MD
SOROT Faculty:Radu Prejbeanu, MD, PhD
Cristian Stoica, MD

AAOS Faculty

Dr. Brett LevineBrett R. Levine, MD, MS
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush

Dr. Levine joined Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush August 1, 2008. His practice focuses on complex primary and revision hip and knee reconstructions, as well as less invasive total joint replacement surgery. 
A medical graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine, Dr. Levine completed his orthopedic residency at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. Combined with his Adult Reconstructive Fellowship at Rush University Medical Center, Dr. Levine has trained at two of the top ten orthopedic hospitals in the nation. 

Through his continued affiliation with Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, Dr. Levine looks to advance his research in joint replacement technology including the latest minimally invasive techniques, porous biomaterials, and partial knee replacement technology. He is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and the Mid-America Orthopaedic Association.

Dr. Mark PagnanoMark W. Pagnano, MD
Mayo Clinic

Dr. Pagnano is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.  He earned his medical degree from George Washington University Medical Center.  After his orthopedic residency at Mayo Clinic he completed a Knee Reconstruction Fellowship at the Insall-Scott-Kelly Institute.  Dr. Pagnano runs a busy clinical practice that spans the spectrum of adult reconstructive problems and has a particular interest in improving the reliability, reproducibility and efficiency of knee and hip arthroplasty. He and his research team have published over 100 original peer-reviewed scientific publications and have received multiple national research awards from The Knee Society, The Hip Society and The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. A frequent faculty member at national and international orthopedic educational meetings Dr. Pagnano is known for his pragmatic approach in analyzing and solving controversial issues in knee and hip arthroplasty.

Additional information regarding this program may be found on the SOROT website

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