Study Published in the Journal of Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

Dr. Groh, in partnership with a colleague at the University of Texas, recently published a study in the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. The full text of the article can be viewed here: Results of Revision From Hemiarthroplasty to Total Shoulder Arthroplasty Utilizing Modular Component Systems.

 

For more information about Dr. Groh, call Blue Ridge Bone & Joint at (828) 258-8800, or visit DrGordonGroh.com

 

BRBJ Important Notice

Hydrocodone-Combination Medications

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EFFECTIVE MONDAY OCTOBER 6TH, 2014

Because of new Federal Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, Blue Ridge Bone and Joint (BRBJ) staff and physicians will no longer be allowed to phone in hydrocodone-combination medications. While not a complete list, the more familiar medications included in the new FDA changes are:

  • Hydrocodone - any combination
  • Norco
  • Vicodin

Pharmacists will no longer be permitted to contact physicians for refills for these medications. Patients will be required to present a prescription to the pharmacist for these medications.

Patients must request these prescription refills from BRBJ before 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (excludes holidays). BRBJ staff will require a signature from whoever is picking up the prescription.