News and Events

Knee Xray
By Lenna El-Safwany
March 30, 2023
Patients Agree: Outpatient Total Joint Arthroplasty is the Way to Go
Patients who underwent outpatient total joint arthroplasty had high satisfaction scores and low readmission rates, according to results presented at the  American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons  Annual Meeting in March 2023. In the first study to establish patient satisfaction after outpatient total joint arthroplasty, patients indicated they were very likely to undergo the outpatient procedure... [read more]
Graph of Total Joint Procedures Length of Stay
By Lenna El-Safwany
March 27, 2023
More Total Joint cases make their way to ASCs
NEWS PROVIDED BY Ambulatory Surgery Center Association – ASC Physicians Brief, Spring 2023 – March 27, 2023 The Journal of Arthroplasty shows how the pandemic accelerated the movement of total joint arthroplasty (TJA) procedures, specifically total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and total hip arthroplasty (THA), to the outpatient setting. Researchers from the University of Southern California... [read more]
Meet Dr. Abidi
By Lenna El-Safwany
March 24, 2023
Getting to know CSC – Dr. Nicholas Abidi, Orthopedic Surgeon
Join us for a conversation with Dr. Nicholas Abidi in our latest Getting to know CSC segment: Dr. Abidi uses both surgical and non-surgical orthopedic techniques to provide individualized care for hip, knee, foot, and ankle conditions as well as sports injuries. Since 1997, Dr. Abidi has been performing many complex foot and ankle procedures.... [read more]
ASCA National Advocacy Day
By Lenna El-Safwany
March 6, 2023
CSC attends ASCA’s National Advocacy Day, March 7-8, 2023
CSC is thrilled to be attending ASCA’s National Advocacy Day in Washington, DC on March 7 – March 8, 2023. ASCA’s National Advocacy Day program allows for our physicians and ASCA members to build relationships with the policymakers making the decisions that impact our patients. ASCA schedules a full day of congressional meetings with our... [read more]
By Lenna El-Safwany
November 4, 2022
American Joint Replacement Registry Releases 2022 Annual Report
NEWS PROVIDED BY American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons  Report unleashes 10 years of data to offer the most comprehensive picture to date of patterns of hip and knee arthroplasty practice and outcomes in the United States ROSEMONT, Ill., Nov. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR), the cornerstone of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Registry Program, published... [read more]
AAOS Annual Report 2021
By Lenna El-Safwany
November 12, 2021
AAOS releases 2021 annual report – big jump in total hip and knee procedures.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) released its 2021 Annual Report on hip and knee arthroplasty procedural trends. Despite the disruption to the delivery of joint replacement care during the initial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic (March through May 2020), procedures rebounded to historic averages by June 2020. To read and download the complete 2021 report, visit the... [read more]
By Lenna El-Safwany
August 13, 2021
CSC Requires Full Vaccination for All Staff
Last week, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) issued two orders addressing the safety of our health care workers:  The first order requires health care workers to be fully vaccinated  or receive their second dose of the vaccine by September 30, 2021 as a condition of employment. The second order directs hospitals, skilled nursing... [read more]