Javad Parvizi MD, FRCS took office on March 8 as 33rd President of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, according to a press release.
According to the release Parvizi is James Edward Professor of Orthopedic surgery at Sidney Kimmel Schools of Medicine and Rothman Orthopadic Institute. He has been a member AAHKS since 2004.
Parvizi is an Orthopedics today Editorial Board Member. He also served as president of both the Musculoskeletal Infection Society (MOS) and Eastern Orthopedic Association (EOA). Parvizi Surgical Innovation LLC is his company’s founder and CEO.