Bone & Joint Institute Hosts Business After Hours Event to Welcome Dr. J. Matthew Valosen and Family

BusinessAfterHoursOctober 11, 2012 – JESUP, GA– The Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia hosted a Wayne County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours on Thursday, October 4, 2012 to welcome Dr. and Mrs. J. Matthew Valosen to Wayne County.  The event was a tremendous success with well over 100 attendees.  After opening remarks from John Riddle, President and CEO of the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce, Dr. Lex Kenerly formally introduced Dr. Matthew Valosen to the audience.

Bone & Joint Institute Awards Academic Player of the Year at 2nd Annual Football Banquet

Dr. Kenerly with Cody CrosbyDecember 30, 2011 – JESUP, GA – The Bone and Joint Institute of South Georgia (BJISG) was honored to sponsor the Academic Player of the Year at In The Game Magazine’s 2nd Annual Southeast Georgia High School Football Awards Banquet held in Waycross on December 13th. The annual event recognizes players and coaches from Southeast Georgia Schools for achievement in athletics, and academics. It also recognizes one recipient each year with a Humanitarian Award.

Cork-Howard Construction Awarded for Construction of The Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia

Cork-HowardLogoAUGUST 4, 2011 – ATLANTA, GA – The Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia’s (BJISG) general contractor, Cork-Howard Construction, has been recognized by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), Georgia Branch, with a 2011 Build Georgia Award for their construction of the facility. The award was presented at the AGC’s annual convention in June.

The Bone & Joint Institute helps raise $11,000 for Child Abuse Prevention in The Wayne County Exchange Club Annual Golf Tournament

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Pictured (from L to R): Dan Clary, Clint
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JULY 18, 2011 – JESUP, GA – Staff members of the Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia participated in the Wayne County Exchange Club’s annual Golf Tournament on June 25th, helping to raise more than $11,000 for the prevention of child abuse.

BJISG Appears in the Spring 2011 Edition of Mature Living

mature_livingMay 1, 2011 – Southeast Georgia – BJISG appeared in an article in the Spring 2011 Edition of Mature Living in Southeast Georgia. The article called “Innovation in Healing: Orthopedic Surgeon Establishes Unique Facility” by David Tootle tells the story of the talented Dr. Lex Kenerly and calls Bone and Joint Institute (BJI) of South Georgia an “innovative clinical and surgery center [that] offers patients the very best in facilities, technology, and care for their orthopedic problems, all under one roof.”  An excerpt of the article can be found here.

Bone and Joint Institute of South Georgia Awarded Accreditation from The Joint Commission

jcaho_sealApril 7, 2011 – Jesup, Georgia – On April 4th, The Surgery Center at the Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in ambulatory care organizations. This accreditation means that The Surgery Center of BJI has been recognized for their dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s state-of-the-art standards, and follows their receipt of accreditation in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) from the American College of Radiology (ACR) in March.

Bone and Joint Institute of South Georgia Earns ACR Accreditation

ACR AccreditedMarch 10, 2011 – Jesup, Georgia – The Bone and Joint Institute of South Georgia has been awarded the prestigious ACR Acreditation for its MRI facility as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology. MRI is the noninvasive medical test that utilizes magnetic fields to produce anatomical images of internal body parts to help physicians diagnose and treat medical conditions.