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Volunteers Needed for OHSA Ambassadors

Volunteers Needed for OHSA Ambassadors

Meet and greet patients and assist with check in procedure.

Location:  OHSA Downtown Office

801 North Orange Ave

Orlando, Fl 32801

Office Hours: 8 am – 5 pm

Volunteers Needed for OHSA Ambassadors

Volunteer: At least 4 hours a week (flexible scheduling)

Applications at the front desk or call (407) 841 – 2100 Ext. 8260

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INTRODUCING – Nicholas J. Newsum, M.D.

Dr. Nicholas J. Newsum is a Board Certified orthopaedic surgeon who was raised in Lakewood, CO. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Colorado at Boulder where he graduated with distinction. He then went to medical school in Ohio at the University of Toledo where he was elected into the Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society by his peers for his outstanding interpersonal and compassionate clinical care. Dr. Nicholas J. Newsum was also selected as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Society as a 3rd year student, an honor only given to the top 4% of medical students in the country.

He then completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at the University of Florida in Gainesville where he participated in the care of all Florida Gator sports programs. On the first day of residency, Dr. Nicholas J. Newsum met his wife, Bridget, and they now have 3 children.

Following residency, Dr. Nicholas J. Newsum completed a fellowship in Hand, Wrist, Elbow and Microsurgery at the nationally recognized Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL under Dr. Mark S Cohen. During his time there he participated in the care of the Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox. After fellowship, he and his family moved back to Central Florida. In their free time they are mostly outdoors, swimming, fishing, going to amusement parks, or going to the beach.

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Anup Patel, MD, MBA Named University of Florida Outstanding Young Alumus

GAINESVILLE, FLA. – Dr. Anup Patel is one of a select group of University of Florida alumni named to this year’s prestigious “40 Under 40.” Honorees receiving 2019 Outstanding Young Alumni awards were recognized during a campus ceremony on Saturday, April 13.

The annual awards program was established in 2006 to recognize alumni under the age of 40 whose achievements positively reflect The Gator Nation. Criteria for the competitive award include making a significant impact on the candidate’s industry and having civic or professional accomplishments at the state, national or international level.

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AdventHealth and Orlando Hand Surgery Associates Strike Partnership

ORLANDO, Fla., April 7, 2019 — AdventHealth, formerly known as Florida Hospital, has struck an affiliation with Orlando Hand Surgery Associates, an independent hand surgery group, to create a regional hand surgery center.

The Hand to Shoulder Center, which will be located on Princeton Avenue on AdventHealth Orlando’s campus, will include a walk-in clinic, a surgical center, a biomechanics lab, skills and cadaver lab, a microvascular lab and teaching and rehabilitation center. Leaders expect to start a hand surgery fellowship training in 2020. The center will also include satellite offices across Central Florida.

“We’re developing a regional hand center,” said Dr. George White, president of Orlando Hand Surgery and the director of the new center. “There’s no place in the Southeastern United States that puts everything that we do together in one place.”

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AdventHealth, Orlando Hand Surgery Associates Announce Affiliation

OHSA physicians will begin practicing at AdventHealth campuses this summer, offering personalized upper-extremity orthopedic care close to home.

ORLANDO, Fla., April 1, 2019 — AdventHealth and Orlando Hand Surgery Associates are pleased to announce an affiliation that will significantly expand exceptional upper-extremity orthopedic care in Central Florida. Together, OHSA and AdventHealth will establish The Hand to Shoulder Center, which will focus on providing personalized treatment options. The Center will include additional offices and physicians, our new walk-in clinic, hospital and emergency facilities, specialized diagnostic facilities and a research department including a biomechanics lab, skills and cadaver lab and a microvascular lab and a new teaching and rehabilitation center.  A Hand Fellowship training the hand surgeons of the future will start in 2020.

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