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Blair Orthopedics named orthopedic team physicians for Saint Francis University and two local athletic programs
Saint Francis University, Mount Aloysius College and the Tyrone High School football team have named Blair Orthopedics as orthopedic team physicians. In this role, the doctors of Blair Orthopedics are responsible for treating and coordinating the orthopedic and medical care of all student-athlete team members at Saint Francis University and Mount Aloysius College and for the football team at Tyrone High School.
Adam M. Budny, D.P.M., foot and ankle surgeon at Blair Orthopedics, coauthored an article discussing Achilles tendon rupture treatment that was published in the June 2014 edition of Foot & Ankle Specialist, a peer-reviewed bimonthly journal offering clinical information for foot and ankle doctors.
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On Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, Dr. Angela W. Rowe, orthopedic surgeon at Blair Orthopedics and treasurer of the Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society Board of Directors for 2013-2014, joined other Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society members to lobby legislators and the governor's office on the Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society's Mcare resolution proposal.
Local surgeon featured in professional podiatry journal
Dr. Adam M. Budny is featured in APMA News' January issue
ALTOONA, Pa. (Jan. 28, 2014) – APMA News, the professional journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, recognized Adam M. Budny, D.P.M., foot and ankle surgeon at Blair Orthopedics, in its January 2014 issue.
Local surgeon elected treasurer of Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society
Blair Orthopedics' Angela W. Rowe, D.O., to serve on Board of Directors from 2013-2014
On September 20, 2013, Dr. Budny presented two lectures at the NYSPMA “Shuffle Off To Buffalo” Surgical & Medical Update Seminar. He presented on the following topics:
Blair Orthopedics recognized as state’s industry leader for 8th consecutive year
Only orthopedic practice in Pennsylvania honored by Medical Group Management Association
Local surgeon receives board certification
Blair Orthopedics' Jonathan P. Van Kleunen, M.D., passes board exams
ALTOONA, Pa. (Oct. 24, 2013) – Jonathan P. Van Kleunen, M.D., orthopedic surgeon at Blair Orthopedics, has successfully completed the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery certifying examination, making him a diplomate of the board.
Workplace overuse injuries on the rise
Blair Orthopedics' hand and wrist surgeon weighs in on the growing trend
ALTOONA, Pa. (Oct. 18, 2013) – Any manual task requiring fast and repetitive movements or requiring an employee to work in a fixed posture for long periods of time can trigger an occupational overuse injury.
Blair Orthopedics honors late surgeon
Gregory J. Fulchiero, M.D., MRI Suite now open