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Riverside Medical Center Named One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery by HealthGrades®

Posted: Tuesday, December 06, 2011 12:00 am

Riverside Medical Center President and CEO Phil Kambic (top right) shares the 2012 HealthGrades Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award with OAK Orthopedics President and Orthopedic Surgeon Milton Smit, MD, FACS. Riverside was also named One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery by HealthGrades. A reception to celebrate the accomplishments of the hospital, orthopedic surgeons and clinical staff was held recently in the Orthopedic unit of Riverside’s East Tower addition.  (Above, from left) Drs. Smit, Carey Ellis, Eric Varboncouer, Tim Friedrich, Mike Corcoran, Eddie Jones, Kermit Muhammad, Wesley Choy and Alexander Michalow display the many orthopedic awards the hospital has  received over the years. Riverside’s orthopedic services are provided in partnership with OAK Orthopedics.  The Riverside/OAK partnership has resulted in Riverside consistently being ranked in the top 10 percent of the nation for overall orthopedic services and joint replacement since 2008.

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