• SMH Ranked America’s Highest Performing Safety Net Hospital for Hip & Knee Replacement

    SMH Ranked America’s Highest Performing Safety Net Hospital for Hip & Knee Replacement

    SARASOTA (Jan. 11, 2017) – Sarasota Memorial Hospital was ranked America’s highest performing safety net hospital for total hip & knee replacements in 2016, according to an assessment by Modern Healthcare. SMH received the highest score in both clinical areas based on a review of inpatient data collected from all hospitals from 2012 to 2014

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  • Orthopedic Surgeon Targets The Complex and Challenging

    Orthopedic Surgeon Targets The Complex and Challenging

    Orthopedic Surgeon Ed Stolarski Targets “The More Complex and Challenging (Cases), the Better” SARASOTA—Board-certified orthopedic surgeon Edward Stolarski, MD, is on track to perform 800 to 1,000 minimally invasive hip and knee replacements this year. Since relocating from the Cleveland Clinic in Naples, where he helped develop the practice’s total joint replacement program, to the

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  • Want Better Sex? Consider a Hip Replacement!

    Want Better Sex? Consider a Hip Replacement!

    Want better sex? Consider getting a new hip or knee. Before Mary Ann Oklesson, a Manhattan magazine publisher, had both hips replaced a few years ago, the pain of arthritis made it difficult to walk, exercise or even climb into a taxi. Her failing hips had also taken a toll on her sex life. “Sex

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