Becker’s Spine Reports Trends for Surgeons in 2023
On May 23, 2023, Becker’s Spine published an article entitled “Good News, Bad News for Spine and Orthopedic Surgeons in 2023.” The article identified five trends for spine and orthopedic surgeons in 2023.
Three positive trends, according to the article, are alternatives to private equity for independent practices, continued growth in innovation, and increased pay for orthopedic and spine surgeons since 2019. However, two negative trends are the continued gender pay gap and the continued decline in reimbursement for procedures and services provided by spine and orthopedic surgeons.
The article quotes spine surgeons, including Dr. Alex Vaccaro, in their summaries of trends and issues in spine and orthopedic practice.
To read the full article, see here.