RIAO News

Access news and information about the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics (RIAO), including featured articles, press releases and blog posts. Note: Please click here for the most recent media coverage of the International Center for Limb Lengthening.

In the News

  • Dr. John Herzenberg, Dr. Michael Assayag and Team Sinai are featured in this Baltimore Jewish Times article about the April 2018 medical mission to Haiti.
  • Dr. John Herzenberg is featured in this U.S. News & World Report article about ways to address limb length differences.
  • Dr. John Herzenberg is featured in a Jerusalem Post blog post about Clubfoot treatment.
  • Dr. John Herzenberg and Dr. Shawn Standard are featured in the Baltimore Sun's article, "Sinai Hospital doctors pioneer limb-lengthening procedure."
  • Dr. John Herzenberg and Dr. Shawn Standard performing surgery with the Precice Limb Lengthening System is discussed in this Orthopedics This Week article.
  • Dr. John Herzenberg is featured in an NPR article about Clubfoot treatment.
  • More than 1,000 cyclists attended the 8th Annual Save-A-Limb Ride that was held on October 19, 2013. Check out this Baltimore Sun article about the event.
  • Our very own eight-year-old Elizabeth Gardner led her fellow students at Cedarmere Elementary School on a mini walk around campus. Elizabeth has already had 26 surgeries at the ICLL, and she is a strong supporter of the Save-A-Limb Ride (www.SaveALimbRide.org). Check out this WJZ-TV Baltimore story about her.
  • Batman/Lenny Robinson's visit to Sinai Hospital was covered on WMAR-TV's website.
  • A Rubin Institute physical therapist was quoted for an article on MSN.com.
  • A patient of John Herzenberg was featured on WBAL-Radio.
  • James Nace, D.O., wrote a blog entry on walkjogrun.net about shin splints.
  • The Richmond Times-Dispatch did a story on a girl who is getting treatment at the International Center for Limb Lengthening. Dr. Shawn Standard is quoted in the article.
  • Orthopedics This Week included John Herzenberg, M.D., in their list of the top 17 pediatric orthopedic surgeons in the United States.
  • John Herzenberg, M.D., and the PRECICE system were featured in the Scientific American.
  • A patient from Norway was featured on this TV outlet.
  • 2012 Save-A-Limb Ride Coverage included:  WJZ-TV.  The Carroll County Times, and Press Box.
  • U.S. News and World Report listed Dr. Herzenberg as being in the top 1% of orthopedic surgeons in the nation.
  • This July 2012 article in Mishpacha Magazine covers Dr. Herzenberg’s medical mission trip to Ecuador. The medical volunteers performed 33 operations in just four days.
  • Dr. Herzenberg and Standard published an article about the new Precice lengthening rod in the Maryland Physician Magazine (June 2012).
  • Dr. Herzenberg and Dr. Standard were recognized as 2012 Champions of Care by Sinai Hospital.
  • An article in NewsRX that mentions periprosthetic hip infections and the RIAO.
  • Ivanhoe Media interviews Shawn Standard, M.D., who talks about the PRECICE limb lengthening system.
  • San Antonio’s KSAT-TV featured an article about the RIAO Multiplier App.
  • An article in the Journal of Orthopedic Trauma about the RIAO’s Multiplier App.
  • Yahoo! Voices featured an article about the PRECICE Limb Lengthening system.
  • An article in Yahoo! Shine about the RIAO’s Multiplier App. Articles about this app also appeared on newsblaze.com and Italian news site panorama.it.
  • James Nace, D.O., wrote a guest blog post for Walkjogrun.net on the topic of plantar fasciitis.
  • Shawn Standard, M.D., and John Herzenberg, M.D., were featured in a Lower Extremity Review article about the PRECICE Limb Lengthening System.
  • Press Box quotes James Nace, D.O., about golf and how sticking to a regular off-season exercise routine can help a person's game.

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