POA a part of FDA Approved Total Shoulder Replacement System Research

Outcomes of a rigorous medical device study begun in 2012 and supported by Dr. Thomas Brandon and the Peninsula Orthopaedic Associates (POA) clinical research team has resulted in FDA approval for patient use of the Arthrex Eclipse Total Shoulder Replacement system effective August 1, 2019. POA was one of sixteen (16) national sites selected to participate in a research study that evaluated the effectiveness of a total shoulder replacement system,

POA Surgeons Deliver a Strong Leadership Presence at the Annual Conference of the Maryland Orthopaedic Association

Surgeons of Peninsula Orthopaedic Associates delivered a strong leadership presence for cutting edge surgeon education and healthcare policy at the annual conference of the Maryland Orthopaedic Association (MOA) in Annapolis on February 9, 2019.
Presentations to the statewide society of orthopaedic surgeons were led by Dr. Jason Scopp on Joint Preservation and Dr.

Policy Change: Use of Visco-supplementation (Orthovisc, Monovisc, Synvisc) for Knee OA

Following with the treatment recommendations established by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Peninsula Orthopaedic Associates (POA) has adopted the clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee. These guidelines exclude the use of visco-supplementation therapy as an effective treatment option.
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Dr. Scopp Awarded “Best Rated Abstract” by the
International Regeneration & Joint Preservation Society

Dr. Jason Scopp was recently honored by being awarded the “Best Rated Abstract” certificate of achievement by the International Regeneration & Joint Preservation Society (ICRS).  His publication “A 4-year follow up on patients treated with GelrinC for articular cartilage lesions demonstrates substantial and sustainable clinical improvement” led to his recognition during the annual ICRS Summit last week in San Diego,

Dr. Petrera Among Internationally Respected Faculty Presenters/Instructor at the ICJR’s 6th Annual Direct Anterior Approach Hip Conference in Houston, Texas

Dr. Petrera was recently honored by being asked to join a highly respected team of renowned surgeons from around the world as an invited faculty member for the International Congress for Joint Reconstruction’s 6th Annual Direct Anterior Approach Hip Conference. Over this three-day conference, Dr. Petrera and the other faculty members on this international team of highly-regarded orthopaedic surgeons presented,