AMSURG Partner Dr. Peter Kurzweil Participates in Study About Traditional Meniscus Repair

AMSURG partner Peter Kurzweil, M.D., Surgery Center of Long Beach, was one of the primary authors of a study reviewing the effectiveness of traditional meniscus repairs. The study found that 77 of the 98 reported repairs were successful, resulting in a success rate of 77.8 percent.

“This study demonstrates that meniscus repair can be successful and suggests that, whenever possible, repair should be considered for patients with horizontal cleavage tears,” Kurzweil said.

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