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20Lighter Announces Orthopedic Surgery Alliance
20Lighter Announces Orthopedic Surgery Alliance Focused on Improving the Health of Patients Prior to Orthopedic Surgery to Enhance Positive Outcomes and Recovery
By: 20Lighter, LLC
"Studies have shown patients with lower BMI and HbA1c experience lower rates of complications and improved functional outcomes after orthopedic surgery," said Dr. Jessica Barnes, CEO of 20Lighter. "We are excited about the opportunity to work with Dr. Shahrdar's patients to improve their health and patient journey."
About 20Lighter, LLC
More information about the company can be found at https://www.20Lighter.com
About Dr. Cambize Shahrdar
Dr. Shahrdar is a partner in The Orthopaedic Clinic in Shreveport, LA where he introduced the innovative anterior total hip replacement procedure to Northwest Louisiana. An alumnus of the University of Miami School of Medicine, he completed an internship and residency at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport where he served as chief resident. Throughout his career, Dr. Shahrdar has authored and coauthored numerous scientific papers and participated in presentations at clinical meetings. He has also actively taught many orthopaedic residents and other practicing surgeons the anterior approach to hip replacement as well as the gap balancing technique in knee replacement surgery. Dr. Shahrdar is Board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and American College of Surgeons.
More information about Dr. Shahrdar can be found at https://www.tocshreveport.com/
Jessica W. Barnes, PhD
CEO & Co-founder