Press Releases

Press Release 3.13.2017 – Exactech Vantage® Total Ankle Implant

Press Release 3.13.2017 – Exactech Vantage® Total Ankle Implant

Dr. Jason Nowak is the First in the United States to be Trained on the Exactech Vantage® Total Ankle Implant Redding, CA – March 13 – Dr. Nowak, Shasta Orthopaedics’ renowned foot and ankle surgeon, is the first person in the U.S. to be trained on a new total ankle replacement implant, the Exactech Vantage® […]

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Press Release 4.25.2003 – Advanced Joint Replacement Surgery

Press Release 4.25.2003 – Advanced Joint Replacement Surgery

Northern California Surgeons Pioneer Computer-Assisted, Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement Surgery Shasta Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine surgeons, in concert with medical device company Smith & Nephew, perform world’s first procedure to combine key technologies to enhance the future of joint replacement surgery. Redding, Calif. – Shasta Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine successfully completed the world’s first […]

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Press Release 2.20.2003 – Advanced Orthopedics In The North State

Press Release 2.20.2003 – Advanced Orthopedics In The North State

Good News For The North State – Latest Advances In Orthopaedic Care Happening Close to Home There is good news for the many residents of Northern California who will need orthopaedic care in their lifetime: some of the latest techniques in orthopaedic treatment are being pioneered in Redding, California. In the past, there has been […]

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Press Release 4.15.2002 – Fluoro Computer-Assisted Knee Replacement Surgery

Press Release 4.15.2002 – Fluoro Computer-Assisted Knee Replacement Surgery

The First Fluoro Computer-Assisted Knee Replacement Surgery in North America Using Smith & Nephew Technology Performed in Redding, CA on April 10, 2002 On April 10th, 3 surgeons; Brian Edkin, MD, John Lange, MD, and Paul Schwartz, MD of Shasta Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, successfully performed the first 3 knee replacements in North America using […]

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