VoyagerMed is pleased to announce our orthopedics panel for the VoyagerMed Medical Innovation Summit
. The Summit will have a well-rounded and accomplished group of surgeons from around the country that will be presenting and discussing their orthopedic procedures. The focus of the panel will be on the unique challenges faced by the traveling medical tourism patient who is seeking either minimally invasive orthopedic surgery
or some of the more advanced, traditional procedures including hip replacement, knee replacement and other surgeries. The panelists include:
Dr. Badia is a hand and upper limb surgeon and the creator and founder of Badia Hand to Shoulder Center in the heart of Doral, Florida.
Dr. Badia completed his undergraduate studies at Cornell University. He attended medical school at New York University later training in orthopedic surgery while chief resident at Bellevue Hospital, also in New York City. Specialty fellowships in hand surgery in Pittsburg and abroad in Europe followed.
Upon completion of these fellowships Dr. Badia settled in Miami, FL to co-found the Miami Hand Center. Dr. Badia is past President of ISSPORTH (2011- 2013), is a member of ASSH, AAHS, AAOS and an honorary member of multiple international hand societies. Dr. Badia also works closely with fellow founders of the International Orthopedic Group in order to appropriately refer any musculoskeletal problem to the appropriate colleague. Dr. Badia is founder of OrthoNow, a new concept in urgent orthopedic care.
Contact Dr. Badia and mention VoyagerMed for a pre-screening virtual consult: Address: 3650 NW 82nd Ave #103, Doral, FL 33166 Phone: (305) 227-4263.
Dr. Guttman is Chief of Upper Extremity Surgery and the Hip Arthritis Service at the Taos Orthopaedic Institute. He is also Co-Director of the Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Reconstruction Fellowship at the Taos Orthopaedic Institute, Associate Director of the Taos Orthopaedic Institute’s Research Foundation and Director of Research.
He is a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of New Mexico. He is Team Physician for New Mexico Highlands University Department of Athletics and Taos High School Department of Athletics. Additionally, he serves as Orthopaedic Consultant to the Taos Ski Patrol, Red River Ski Patrol and Angel Fire Ski Patrol.
Dr. Guttmann received his medical degree from Temple University in Philadelphia. He completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. Dr. Guttmann has completed a Fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery (Hip, Knee and Shoulder Joint Replacements) at the Joint Replacement Institute in Los Angeles at Orthopaedic Hospital.
He has also completed a Fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow Sports Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York City. Dr. Guttmann has been a member of the Holy Cross Hospital Staff in Taos since August of 2000.
Contact Dr. Guttman and mention VoyagerMed for a pre-screening virtual consult: Taos, NM 888-758-0009.
Dr. Mark Klion is a board certified orthopedic surgeon practicing in New York, New York. He is a sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, and reconstructive shoulder and knee surgery specialist and a clinical instructor at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.
Dr. Klion has been practicing for over 25 years and treats a wide variety of conditions including fractures, dislocations, sprains, osteoarthritis, spinal stenosis, and scoliosis to name a few. He is also an expert in spinal surgery, shoulder surgery, and ankle and wrist problems.
Dr. Klion is a clinical instructor at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and is an active member of the shoulder/knee and sports medicine service. He performs the newest techniques for arthroscopic knee and shoulder reconstructive surgeries. Dr. Klion is one of the creators of BodyworksMD, home rehabilitation DVD series.
Dr. Klion is a competitive athlete with interests in triathlon and endurance races. He has completed eight Ironman distance races including Hawaii 2000/2001. He serves as the co medical director for the New York City Triathlon. He is the orthopedic consultant to the Triathlon Academy and Excel Triathlon team. He is a member of the Foundation Cycling team whose goal is to help raise money for charitable organizations.
Contact Dr. Klion and mention VoyagerMed for a pre-screening virtual consult: Address: 57 West 57th Street, New York, NY 10019 Phone: (212) 289-0700.
Dr. Ochiai is a sports medicine orthopedic surgeon who specializes in using both non-surgical and minimally invasive surgical techniques to help his patients return to their active lifestyles. He has been performing cutting-edge hip arthroscopies since 2003.
He is a graduate with honors from Cornell University and attended Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, where he received several awards, and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society.
Dr. Ochiai is fellowship trained in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery. He completed his orthopaedic residency at Albany Medical Center and his fellowship training at the Nirschl Orthopaedic Center and Georgetown University. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and specializes in injuries to the upper and lower extremities, including hip, knee, and shoulder arthroscopy.
Contact Dr. Ochiai and mention VoyagerMed for a pre-screening virtual consult: Address: 1715 N George Mason Dr # 504, Arlington, VA 22205 Phone: (703) 525-2200.
Dr. Shehadi is board-certified neurosurgeon with 19 years of experience located in Columbus, OH and serves as the Chief of Neurosurgery, Neuro Oncology, and Neuro Trauma at Grant Medical Center.
Dr. Shehadi’s special expertise is in back injuries, spinal fractures, head and neck disorder and epilepsy. Dr. Shehadi believes in providing the most advanced surgical care with compassion for every patient of his. Some of the procedures he conducts include Spinal Decompression Surgery, Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion and Spinal instrumentation segmental fixation.
Dr. Shehadi attended medical school from the University of Rochester, ranked by U.S. News among the top 35 Universities in the country. After graduating, he did some training at Washington University in St. Louis (ranked #6 in US) and later the world-renowned McGill University-Montreal Neurological Institute for his neurosurgical residency.
Dr. Shehadi completed additional fellowship training at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Texas. For twenty-five years, MD Anderson has been ranked as one of the nation’s top two cancer centers in US News and World Report annual rankings.
Dr. Shehadi founded Neurosurgery Associates in 2006, headquartered at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio.
Contact Dr. Shehadi and mention VoyagerMed for a pre-screening virtual consult: Address: 393 E Town St #110, Columbus, OH 43215 Phone: (614) 220-5648.
VoyagerMed is a medical tourism marketplace for traveling and international patients seeking high-quality medical care in the United States. We connect patients to a curated network of top medical specialists from leading institutions in the U.S. Through VoyagerMed, patients can connect directly with specialists for virtual consultations, second opinions and treatment. The company is based in New York City. For more information visit voyagermed.com, call 212-470-4559 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.