Palit earns extra certification

Mark K. Palit, M.D., spine and sports medicine surgeon at Orthopedic Specialists, 2700 First Ave. S., recently received his subspecialty certificate in sports medicine from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

The certificate can be earned by board-certified orthopedic surgeons who have received additional education and training in sports medicine; they must also pass an exam testing their knowledge of sports medicine surgery.

Orthopedic Specialists has been serving local area athletes since 1995.