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Laurel Benson, MD

thumb_Dr-L-BensonDr. Laurel Benson is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Rocky Mountain Pediatric Orthopedics. Dr. Benson graduated from the University of Colorado Medical School and completed her residency in orthopedic surgery at Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois.  She completed her fellowships in pediatric orthopedics at Children's Hospital - University of California, San Diego and the Solfield Travelling Fellow, Australia.  Dr. Benson went on to complete a second fellowship in pediatric hand surgery at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, Texas.

 

Medical  School: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, 1986
Residency: Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, 1987 - 1991
Fellowships:

Pediatric Orthopedics – Children’s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, California, 1991 - 1992

Pediatric Orthopedics – Loyola-Solfield Travelling Fellowship, Australia, 1992

Pediatric Hand Surgery – Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, Texas, 1992 - 1993

Certification: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
   For Dr. Benson's complete CV click here
 

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Ronald Hugate, MD

thumb_R.Hugate_2011.pDr. Hugate is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in orthopedic oncology, bone healing, complex joint replacement and reconstruction and hip preservation. He is a member both of The Denver Clinic for Extremities at Risk as well as Colorado Limb Consultants. Dr. Hugate is a lieutenant colonel in the U.S Army Reserve Medical Corps and has been deployed in both Iraq and Afghanistan for which he received two Army commendations. He has published several scientific articles and book chapters on topics including chemotherapies for bone tumors, joint replacement implant design and reconstruction techniques of the skeleton after tumors have been resected. He has co-written a handbook for patients considering hip or knee replacements: "The Handbook of Hip and Knee Joint Replacement: Through the Eyes of the Patient, Surgeon and Medical Team."

 

For Dr. Hugate's handbook visit www.hipandkneehandbook.com

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