When Jill walked into University Orthopedics' East Bay Surgery Center her hip pain was so bad, she had to use crutches. When she walked out just hours later, that pain was gone. Go along with her as she undergoes same-day hip replacement surgery.
Absolutely incredible. That is how Tomorrow Fund Executive Director Lisa Abbenante described the donation made to the children’s charity on behalf of the Mark Palumbo Memorial University Orthopedics 5K.
University Orthopedics, one of the region’s largest, most comprehensive orthopedic practices, is thrilled to announce the addition of board-certified physical medicine & rehabilitation physician Dr. Ron Avraham, who will be seeing patients at the practice’s Massachusetts locations in Plymouth and Raynham.
Pain expert Dr. Woo Jin Lee is one of University Orthopedics’ latest additions to its staff. Lee, a graduate of Bishop Hendricken High School in Warwick, grew up in Rhode Island and returned to the Ocean State after completing a fellowship in pain medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, and an anesthesiology residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Irving Medical Center.
The annual event along the East Bay Bike Path raises money for kids with cancer and their families.