Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is the Chairman of Orthopaedics at the Bronxcare Health System whereby he focuses on the joints and bones, knee, shoulder and hip replacement surgeries. Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is associated with the Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center Health Care System whose Headquarters are in the middle of the Bronx. Dr. Kirschenbaum is acknowledged by all the relevant boards responsible for the oversight of the industry. He is also the executive director and founder of Medscape Orthopaedics.
Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum speaks about the advancements and new trends in joint replacement surgeries. He shares insights on this surgery since he has expertise in the field having dealt with such patients for decades. Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum techniques are of help to investors and companies that produce joint replacement implants since it’s the most expanding field in medicine. Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is well known for his innovative techniques in knee surgeries by applying less invasive replacement surgical procedures. Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum achieves this by replacing some of knee joint rather than the whole knee joint hence significantly reducing the pain and trauma around the tissues. Introduction of 3D technology has made it easier to do orthopedic surgeries by using robotics in joint replacements. For example robotics arms are used to place implants easily and improve the quality of surgery.
Chronic medical conditions have consistently increased hence expanding orthopedic surgeries many of them involving joint and partial replacements. In 2017, the global market for joint replacement implant had a value of $16.5 billion and is expected to rise on the coming years due to the increased life span of both men and women at different rates. Obesity is another factor that will lead to an increase in need of joint replacement surgeries. The market of minor orthopedic surgeries is also increasing due to the advancements in implant design.
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