Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is a graduate from Brown University where he earned his medical degree. Previously he studied at Albert Einstein College School of Medicine before making his credentials in Philadelphia. Upon graduation, Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum received specialized training on joint replacement surgeries. He has always been devoted to getting more skills and experience; hence, he joined Bronxcare Health System, where he holds several ranks.
Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum is the director of surgeries and the chairman. Also, he is a lecturer specializing with creating awareness and sharing his experience in information technology. Dr. Ira also shares information on the process management, among others.
Causes of Decreased surgery average age
- According to the changing Demographics and Revision Total Joint research; Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum proved that the average age for various joint operations is decreasing at a high rate, and the primary cause is the modern lifestyle.
- Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum also proved that obesity is a major contributing factor that leads to a decrease in the surgery age. Over the years, Dr. Ira has always taken the initiative to ensure that he has a full review of the patient. After the surgery, his advice meals guaranteeing that the patient receives a full recovery.
He urges people to exercise more and differently, adopt new eating habits and working habits. Such interventions have helped patients recover fast. For the knee surgeries, patients should not be overweight or even obese since each extra pound exerts four times pressure on the knee hence the need to conduct the new operation. Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum has proved the need to be average weight to ensure there is no decrease in the age of surgery.
- Dr. Kirschenbaum has also partnered with the Arthritis Foundation to create awareness to people on the importance of eating a balanced diet.
Dr. Ira Kirschenbaum has proven his commitment to creating a better world where people live healthy and active.