Rothman Orthopaedic Institute appoints Christopher T. Olivia, MD, as CEO
Rothman Orthopaedic Institute has announced Christopher T. Olivia, MD, as CEO, according to a press release.
As CEO, Olivia will lead the company in its strategic planning and business development initiatives.
Michael E. West, who served as CEO of Rothman Orthopaedic Institute since 1999, has announced his retirement and will continue as an executive advisor through June 30.
“We will absolutely miss Mike West’s partnership, determination, enthusiasm for the entire Rothman community and everything else he has brought to our organization,” Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD, MBA, president of Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, said in the release. “Dr. Olivia is the right leader for our practice, and we are extremely excited to welcome someone of his caliber to the Rothman family. He brings over 25 years of diversified accomplishments in physician practice, health insurance, health care services and health information technology. His experience on the local and national level, his understanding of the evolving landscape of health care and his strategic initiatives will significantly contribute to taking Rothman to the next level,” Vaccaro added.
“I am honored and grateful to lead Rothman Orthopaedics,” Olivia said in the release. “Rothman has always been at the forefront of innovation and excellence in musculoskeletal clinical care, teaching and research — consistently, ranked among the nation’s best. To be a part of an organization whose physicians are world-renowned for their exceptional treatment and care of their patients, it’s a terrific opportunity that any leader would welcome.”