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Thursday, April 26, 2007

Newton-Wellesley opens joint reconstruction center

Newton-Wellesley Hospital has opened a new center for joint reconstruction surgery in collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital.

mccarthy black and white.bmpDr. Joseph C. McCarthy (left), who came to Newton-Wellesley from New England Baptist Hospital in September, was named director of the Jim and Ellen Kaplan Center for Joint Reconstruction Surgery when it opened Monday. A $1 million gift from the Kaplans will help fund three new operating rooms in the center.

McCarthy was also appointed vice chair for program development in orthopedic surgery at Mass. General.

Posted by Elizabeth Cooney at 01:47 PM
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