Press Release: Program Makes US News Rank

Michigan Orthopaedic Surgeons and Beaumont Health Announce US News Ranks Orthopedic Program Top 25 in Country

U.S. News and World released its annual Best Hospital Rankings for 2018 – 19 with Michigan Orthopaedic Surgeons (MOS) affiliate hospital, Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, ranking in the top 25 nationally for the best Orthopedic programs. In addition, Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak ranked nationally in eight other adult specialties.

“This high ranking is a reflection of the expertise provided by the affiliated physicians of Michigan Orthopaedic Surgeons,” explains Dr. Jeffrey Fischgrund, MD Chairman, Department of Orthopedic Surgery Beaumont Hospital of Royal Oak. “With over 1600 programs evaluated around the country, we’re extremely pleased to be at the top of this prestigious national ranking, a testament to the care that MOS doctors provide patients every day,” continues Dr. Fischgrund. “This partnership with Beaumont Hospitals has produced national recognition serving the local community with the finest quality orthopedic musculoskeletal care.”

“Congratulations and thank you to all who have been part of this honor.  Nurses, therapists, mid-level providers, administrative, clerical and all the ancillary staff are integral to this success.  Compassionate patient care, innovation in research, commitment to education and unparalleled outcomes are the hallmark of Michigan Orthopaedic Surgeons,” adds Dr. Paul Fortin, MD President of Michigan Orthopaedic Surgeons. “A strong partnership between MOS and Beaumont Health spans decades, once again putting us among the nation’s best and consistently in Michigan’s top two.”

As part of that ranking, the Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak orthopedic service line has been identified as ‘high performing” for Hip and Knee Replacement.

U.S. News reviewed 1,643 hospital orthopedic programs nationwide.  Noted hospitals had to treat at least 302 such Medicare inpatients in 2014, 2015 and 2016. The 50 top-scoring hospitals are individually ranked, followed by high performing hospitals.

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Michigan Orthopaedic Surgeons is a group of over fifty of Michigan’s finest orthopedic and musculoskeletal surgeons, specialists and research pioneers.  With a commitment to leadership in education and research as well as the treatment and management of all orthopedic issues and conditions, MOS is staunchly dedicated to innovation and putting the needs of each patient first.

Michigan Orthopaedic Surgeons has offices in Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Royal Oak, Southfield, Troy and West Bloomfield, Michigan.

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