One of the goals of Dr. Viola and The Steadman Clinic is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery and sports medicine for the benefit of patients. Since physicians at The Steadman Clinic are at the leading edge of orthopaedic medicine, we frequently collaborate with outside companies for education, research, and medical advances. The Steadman Clinic and Dr. Viola support these collaborations as they foster medical breakthroughs; however we also believe that these collaborations must be disclosed.
As part of the disclosure process, this website lists Dr. Viola’s collaborations with outside companies for which payments were or are being received during the prior year. The disclosures are freely provided and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.
Below are the healthcare industry relationships reported as of July, 1 2014:
- OsteoMed, Inc – Consultant and Royalty Payments
- Newclip Technics, Inc. – Consultant and Royalty Payments
- Vail Health Surgery Center – Stock Holder
- Peak One Surgery Center – Stock Holder
By freely disclosing the collaborations between Dr. Viola and industry, we make this information available to our patients and to the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Furthermore, it should be known that Dr. Viola does not collect any royalties on products developed by him that are used on patients treated at The Steadman Clinic.