Orthopaedic surgeon maintains national board certification

Dr. Mark Luker, an orthopaedic surgeon with Rocky Mountain Orthopaedic Associates based in Grand Junction, has been recertified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS).

The ABOS requires orthopaedic surgeons to maintain certification by completing 120 hours of continuing education, undergoing a peer review process and passing an examination. Luker scored in the top 4 percent of all those taking exams this year. Luker specializes in knee and shoulder surgery, arthroscopy and sports medicine.

Rocky Mountain Orthopaedic Associates offers a range of services related to injuries and diseases of the bones, joints and muscles. RMOA operates offices in Grand Junction as well as Delta, Fruita and Rangely. For more information, log on to www.rmodocs.com.