This week's featured guest on the Ortho Show Podcast with Dr. Scott Sigman, is Limber Health's own co-founder and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Marc Gruner!
Watch the episode below as Dr. Gruner and Dr. Sigman discuss Remote Therapeutic Monitoring (RTM) and how it can be a technology enablement service in the orthopedic space. The two also discuss the creation of the RTM CPT codes, and Dr. Gruner's background as a sports medicine physician.
Dr. Gruner was an integral part of the creation of the RTM CPT Codes which have been live with Medicare since January of 2022 and are now live with several commercial Payors. These codes have been successfully utilized by Musculoskeletal providers including Orthopedic Surgeons, Non Surgeons and Physical Therapists to ensure patients are adherent to their home exercise programming and are improving in pain and function (PROMIS) throughout their recovery.
About the Ortho Show Podcast
The Ortho Show was born from a passion to share remarkable, insightful, educational and just plain entertaining stories from the world of orthopedics. Hosted by Dr. Scott Sigman, a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon providing comprehensive care to patients at Orthopedic Surgical Associates of Lowell since 1996. Specializing in Sports Medicine, Dr. Sigman possesses the skills and experience to diagnose and treat sports injuries and conditions affecting the knee and shoulder. In addition to his practice duties, he has served as the Team Physician for the US Ski Jump Team, and serves for the last 20 years as the Team Physician at UMASS Lowell, and is the past Chief of Orthopaedics at Lowell General Hospital.