Orthopaedist in blue

By Peter Pollack

In his off hours, surgeon swaps scrubs for a badge

After wrapping up a long day at the office or the operating room, many orthopaedic surgeons head home to their family, friends, or hobbies. When Fernando A. Ravessoud, MD, is through for the day, he dons a uniform for the Long Beach, Calif., Police Department.

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