Palit earns recertification

Mark K. Palit, M.D., orthopedic surgeon at Orthopedic Specialists at 2700 First Ave. S., Suite 100, recently earned his recertification with the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Certification and recertification means that an orthopaedic surgeon has met the specified educational, evaluation, and examination requirements of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

A native of Champaign, Ill., Palit graduated from the University Of Illinois College Of Medicine in Chicago. He then completed a general surgery internship at Lenox Hill Hospital and an orthopedic residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine Center at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in New York City. Following his residency, Palit completed an orthopedic spine surgery fellowship at San Francisco Spine Institute in Daly City, Calif.