Orthopedic surgery is focused on treating and preventing various disorders that occur within the muscles, ligaments, bones, joints, and tendons throughout the human body. There are many MDs that are generalists and perform orthopedic surgery throughout the body, while others take a liking to specific areas of the body. Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum focuses on hip and knee orthopedic surgeries as well as joint reconstruction and joint replacement surgery.
Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum, MD, has a long list of accomplishments as an orthopedic surgeon, including his memberships to The American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. At this point in his career, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum has a major focus on his position as chairman at the BronxCare Health System. He has a distinguished role in leadership and focuses on maintaining the highest medical standards for himself and the many surgeons working throughout the BronxCare Health System.
Over the past 15 years, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum has played the role of innovator in his field as a design expert with knowledge in information technology and engineering. This expertise helped Ira develop several different instruments that are now used in hip and knee replacement surgeries. He is also a member of the WebMD community, offering up his knowledge to help educate the general public and aspiring students of orthopedic surgery. Ira was the original founder of Medscape, and he directed the orthopedic website until it was eventually bought by WebMD and GQ.
Between acting as a chairman for the BronxCare Health System, consulting for the Stryker Corporation, acting as a managing partner for Sprocket Health, and working as a Chief Medical Officer at DTC Health, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum has an extremely busy schedule. His plans for the future are heavily invested in technological developments for orthopedic surgery and to continue innovating the hip and knee replacement and restructuring processes.
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