The Chairman of Orthopaedics at Bronxcare Health System, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum has built an impressive career in the medical world. Kirschenbaum has decades of experience working with knee, shoulder, and hip replacement surgeries. Dr. Kirschenbaum has developed a reputation as a patient first doctor who uses the latest, innovative strategies to meet their surgical needs. He is considered an expert in his field.
Recently there has been a rise in the number of joint replacement surgeries. In the United States these surgeries have become one of the most common elective procedures. Dr. Kirschenbaum recently shared some of the history of orthopedics and some potential reasons for the increase in joint replacement surgeries. Today joint replacements are not designed to last forever. They are designed to be replaced over time. Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum encourages his patients to live healthier after joint replacement surgery. Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is an advocate for more affordable costs for joint replacements. He works to make sure surgeons keep high standards. He is also a believer in spreading information electronically. Dr. Kirschenbaum is dedicated to using the most innovative procedures possible. He works to ensure the future of surgery will be better than the present.
Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is a graduate of Brown University. He has studied and trained at many prestigious institutions which include Albert Einstein College of Medicine, The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and The Rothman Institute in Philadelphia. Dr. Kirschenbaum is accredited by all major boards, organizations and government agencies. These organizations include The Orthopaedic Research Society, the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Dr. Kirschenbaum is also well known for being the founder of the founder and executive director of the web-based Medscape Orthopaedics, a company later bought by WebMD.
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