Scoliosis Research Society (SRS)
An International Organization Dedicated to the Education, Research and Treatment of Spinal Deformity
Our Mission is to Foster Optimal Care for All Patients with Spinal Deformities
A big round of applause and congratulations goes out to SRS Past President Oheneba Boachie-Adjei, M.D. on receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS). On June 17, 2013 HSS hosted its 30th Annual Tribute Dinner where they celebrated its 150th anniversary and honored the City of New York.
To read more about Dr. Boachie and his Lifetime Achievement Award please click the links below.
Oheneba Boachie-Adjei, MD
Chief of the Scoliosis Service at Hospital for Special Surgery
Photo from hss.edu
Dr. Boachie received the Lifetime Achievement Award from Hospital for Special Surgery and was featured in the Style Section of the New York Times.
In 1998, Dr. Boachie founded the Foundation of Orthopedics and Complex Spine (FOCOS), an organization committed to providing affordable medical care to patients with spinal deformities and other orthopedic problems in developing countries.
To read more about FOCOS and its mission visit www.thefacebook.com/orthofocos
The Scoliosis Research Society provides information on these web pages regarding research and links as a public service. The SRS believes that patients should contact their treating physician about the relevance of any information listed on the site prior to proceeding with any particular treatment. Just as no two individuals are exactly alike, no two patients with a spinal deformity are the same. Therefore, your spinal deformity surgeon will be the most important source of information about the management of your particular spinal problem.