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Meet the Mount Sinai Physician Emboldening Women to Become Orthopedic Surgeons


The misconception that men make better orthopedic surgeons has deterred many qualified women from entering the field. To change this, Mount Sinai is bringing female orthopedists into leadership roles, and recruiting and mentoring the next generation of female orthopedic surgeons. These efforts are led by Alexis Colvin, MD, the first woman to serve as Chief Medical Officer for the US Open.

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