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5 Questions with Dr. Christian Lattermann

Each day brings something different for Dr. Christian Lattermann; that’s one of the things that keeps him passionate about his job. As director of the Center for Cartilage Repair and Restoration at UK Sports...

Tags - Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine, Faculty

Posted - May 19Read More

UK Sports Medicine’s Performs First MACI Cartilage Repair in Kentucky and Midwest

Dr. Christian Lattermann, director for Cartilage Repair and Restoration in the University of Kentucky Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, recently became the first person at UK HealthCare —...

Tags - Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Posted - Mar 2Read More

Orthopaedic Research Helps Patient Regain Mobility and Grow as a Nurse

Working as a bedside nurse requires extensive physical effort — pushing wheelchairs and beds, twisting and lifting, and long periods on your feet. Jennifer Thomas, who's been a nurse at UK HealthCare for six...

Tags - Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Posted - Jan 26Read More

Johnson, Latterman Ranked Among Top Knee Surgeons by Orthopedics This Week

Drs. Darren Johnson and Christian Latterman, both professors in the University of Kentucky Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, have been ranked as two of the “16 Standout North American...

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Posted - Sep 27Read More

UK Sports Medicine to Provide Team Physicians for Georgetown College

A new partnership with Georgetown College Athletics will provide sports teams at Georgetown College with team physicians from the University of Kentucky Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine....

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Posted - Sep 1Read More

Calipari, Johnson Speak at Annual Southern Orthopaedic Association Meeting

his year’s Southern Orthopaedic Association meeting brought a lot of the Big Blue Nation to gator country. The annual meeting gives orthopaedic and sports medicine doctors the opportunity to meet and learn...

Tags - Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic

Posted - Aug 10Read More

UK HealthCare Physicians Named to 2015-16 Best Doctors List

by Kristi Lopez LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 7, 2015) – UK HealthCare has more than 125 physicians practicing medicine with UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital, Kentucky Children's Hospital, UK Good Samaritan Hospital and...

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Posted - Oct 7Read More

Johnson Named President of Southern Orthopaedic Association

Dr. Darren L. Johnson, professor and chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Kentucky, was elected the 33rd Southern Orthopaedic Association president. Johnson is the first...

Tags - Faculty, Awards and Recognition

Posted - Aug 5Read More

Shriners announces new outpatient facility across Limestone

An agreement to lease UK land on South Limestone will enable Shriners Hospitals for Children® to bring their highly regarded services closer to Kentucky Children’s Hospital. The move builds upon a...

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Posted - Oct 31Read More

UK Researchers Discover Surprising Differences in How Teen Athletes Experience Concussion

With multiple concussions between the two of them, Dan Han and Lisa Koehl's latest research interest isn't surprising. "I played competitive soccer through high school and continue to play recreationally,"...

Tags - Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine, Kentucky Neuroscience Institute

Posted - Aug 11Read More

Orthopedics Weekly Names Johnson as One of the Top Sports Knee Surgeons

Dr. Darren L. Johnson, professor and chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and chair of Sports Medicine at the University of Kentucky, was named one of the top 28 sports knee surgeons in North America...

Tags - Orthopaedic, Awards and Recognition, Faculty

Posted - Jun 5Read More

Silent Auction Benefits Shoulder to Shoulder Clinic in Ecuador

The University of Kentucky Chapter of the International Federation of Medical Student Associations (IFMSA) will host the 10th annual Art of Healing silent auction on Wednesday, April 2. The auction will be...

Tags - Medical Education, Auction

Posted - Apr 2Read More

UK HealthCare Physicians Named to Best Doctors in America Listing for 2014

More than 100 UK HealthCare physicians affiliated with University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital, Kentucky Children's Hospital and UK HealthCare Good Samaritan Hospital appear on the Best Doctors in...

Tags - Awards and Recognition, UK HealthCare, Clinical

Posted - Feb 20Read More

Bastos-Carvalho Receives Bayer Grant

Ana Bastos-Carvalho, a visiting scholar in the Ambati research group in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, received the Global Ophthalmology...

Tags - Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, 490

Posted - Jan 13Read More

Creating a Culture of Collaboration for Research at UK and Beyond

There's a proverb in the business world that says, "If you don’t know, hire someone who does." In the world of translational research, the saying might go like something this: "If you don't have the expertise...

Tags - CCTS, 490, Center for Clinical and Translational Science

Posted - Jan 10Read More

Jagger Named 2014 SEC Team Physician of the Year

The University of Kentucky's Dr. James Jagger has been named the 2014 Southeastern Conference Team Physician of the Year. Jagger is an assistant professor in the UK Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports...

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Posted - Dec 5Read More