Phoenix, Ariz. – The CORE Institute, #1 ranked Phoenix-based orthopedic group by Ranking Arizona, proudly announces the addition of eight new surgeons to its provider team.
“We are excited that physicians of such quality continue to share the vision of The CORE Institute and by doing so, choose to bring their clinical expertise and leadership to our community,” said Jason Scalise, MD, Vice Chairman and Director of National Physician Integration at The CORE Institute.
The new additions are:
- Michael H. Amini, MD, a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and elbow. Dr. Amini earned his medical degree at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and completed his residency at Campbell Clinics Orthopaedics, where he also cared for professional athletes on the NBA’s Memphis Grizzlies and the Memphis Redbirds minor league baseball team. He completed his fellowship training in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic. Prior to joining The CORE Institute, Dr. Amini cared for patients in private practice in Tucson, Arizona.
- Jesse Anderson, MD, FRCSC, a Canadian board certified and dual fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon. He has a keen interest in primary and revision joint replacement surgery of the hip and knee. Dr. Anderson also has an interest in arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder, and ankle, including non-operative treatment options and rehabilitative principles for sports injuries. Dr. Anderson earned his medical degree at the University of Western Ontario, completed his residency at the University of Alberta, followed by his fellowship at the University of Toronto.
- Peter Boyle, DO, a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in primary and revision total hip and knee replacements. Dr. Boyle graduated from the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, followed by his residency at Rowan University, and then completed his fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery at The Rothman Institute in Philadelphia, PA. Prior to joining The CORE Institute, Dr. Boyle cared for patients in Dallas, Texas, where he also served as an Assistant Professor at Texas A&M Health and Science Center.
- Ammar R. Karim, DO, a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in trauma, adult and pediatric fracture care as well as pelvic and periarticular trauma. Dr. Karim earned his medical degree at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-School of Osteopathic Medicine. His residency was completed at Rowan University, followed by an Orthopedic Trauma fellowship at Ohio Health Grant Medical Center in Columbus, OH.
- Alex O. Renshaw, DO, a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and elbow. A graduate of the Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Renshaw completed his residency at Doctors Hospital in Columbus, Ohio followed by a fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at The Carrell Clinic in Dallas, Texas, where he assisted in the care and treatment of shoulder and elbow problems for the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks.
- Michael B. Rose, MD, a fellowship-trained orthopedic sports medicine surgeon specializing in advanced knee ligament reconstruction, hip arthroscopy, knee cartilage restoration, malalignment correction and shoulder and elbow surgery. Dr. Rose received his medical degree from Duke University, completed his residency at Oregon Health and Science University, and his Sports Medicine fellowship at the Steadman Hawkins Clinic-Denver, where he also served as assistant team physician to the NFL’s Denver Broncos and MLB’s Colorado Rockies.
- Michael Talerico, MD, a fellowship trained orthopedic trauma surgeon specializing in adult and pediatric fracture care, infections, post-traumatic deformities, osteomyelitis, amputations, nonunions, malunions, pelvic fractures, acetabular fractures, periarticular fractures, leg length discrepancy, periprosthetic fractures, and foot and ankle trauma. Dr. Talerico earned his medical degree at Saint Louis University, completed his residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, followed by his fellowship at Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington.
- Nicholas K. Wischmeier, MD, a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle reconstruction. A graduate of the University of Nebraska School of Medicine, Dr. Wischmeier completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Kansas Medical Center, where he was Team Resident Physician to a large student athlete population, followed by a fellowship in Foot and Ankle surgery at the Florida Orthopedic Institute. He has a special interest in ankle replacement surgery, foot deformity correction, sports injuries and ankle trauma and arthritis.
“Each of these new physicians brings a set of high-level skills and competencies” said Dr. Scalise, “which I am certain will be of great value to our community and our patients.”