Study Looks at Diversity Among U.S. Surgeons

By Robert Preidt               HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, May 5, 2021 (HealthDay News) — White people continue to dominate top surgery positions at U.S. universities, while the number of Black and Hispanic surgeons remains flat, a new study finds. “There are a lot of talented surgeons of different races, ethnicities and … Read more

Claims Birmingham surgeon kept bones of patients probed

image copyrightGoogle image captionIndependent hospital group Circle Health Group said it was taking the issues “incredibly seriously” Claims a surgeon kept the bones of more than 5,000 patients he operated on have led to a police inquiry. Derek McMinn, who invented a hip treatment used on tennis star Sir Andy Murray, has been suspended from … Read more

Cosmetic surgeon struck off after botched ops

Image caption Dawn Knight says her eyes are constantly sore following the surgery A cosmetic surgeon who did not have adequate insurance for operations that went wrong has been struck off. One woman, from County Durham, cannot close her eyes properly after being operated on by Dr Arnaldo Paganelli, while others did not receive thousands … Read more