Dr. Stephen M. Howell recognized in Germany for innovation in total knee replacement

Stephen M. Howell, M.D., board certified orthopedic surgeon practicing at Adventist Health Lodi Memorial, was recently awarded an honorary membership to the German Arthroplasty Society. Dr. Howell received the award at the organization’s recent conference held in Düsseldorf, Germany on Dec. 8 and 9, 2018.

Known internationally for his work as a clinician, researcher and innovator in total knee replacement, and listed in the top three percent of orthopedic surgeons nationally for outcomes, Dr. Howell is honored by this recent recognition from his German colleagues.

“It is truly an honor to be awarded this membership to a society of distinguished arthroplasty professionals,” he said. “We share the same focus and dedication to the care of our patients and continue striving to provide the very best outcomes.”


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