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Lawrence D. Dorr, MD, founder of Operation Walk, dies

1 month ago   |   By Healio

Lawrence D. Dorr, MD, founder of Operation Walk and a founding member of several orthopedic societies, died on Dec. 28, 2020. He was 79 years old.
Dorr began his career in 1978 as an attending surgeon at Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center and Rancho Los Amigos Hospital, according to a release from Operation Walk. Throughout his career, Dorr published hundreds of peer-reviewed manuscripts, book chapters and books on the practice of total joint replacement, the release noted.
“When you go through he has written all these
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