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UM surgeons successfully implant 3-D printed ankle

Surgeons at the University of Miami ordered three versions of a 3D-printed ankle bone implant made out of cobalt chrome by Restor3D, a company in Durham, North Carolina. The implants came in three sizes in case the estimated fit was off. The surgeons successfully implanted the true-size fit during a novel surgery.

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Orthopaedic Surgery Resident Cares for Patients and Community

Michael Hughes, M.D. ’13, spent Hurricane Irma working a weekend-long emergency shift, hunkered down at Jackson Memorial Hospital, where he treated broken bones and tended to the victims of the massive storm.

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Dr. Owens receives the UMMG Faculty Heroes Recognition Award

Dr. Patrick Owens, Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedics, receives the University of Miami Medical Group Heroes Recognition Award.

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Orthopaedic Trauma Division and METRC’s $66 million Grant

The University of Miami Ryder Trauma Center was identified as one of the core clinical sites for the Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium (METRC), a $66 million grant awarded to METRC by the Department of Defense.

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