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Media Coverage Report – December 2023

December 22, 2023
Gulf Coast Media | Sports medicine specialist to join the orthopaedic practice of Baldwin Bone and Joint
The physicians and staff of Baldwin Bone & Joint are pleased to announce the association of Dr. Keith Spain, fellowship-trained primary care …

December 20, 2023
Becker’s Spine Review | 9 orthopedic, spine projects to look forward to in 2024
Daphne, Ala.-based Baldwin Bone & Joint is opening a new facility next year in Spanish Fort, Ala. The 10,300-square-foot facility will include 18 …

December 16, 2023
The public is invited to learn more about osteoporosis by attending a complimentary lunch and learn in Spanish Fort featuring Holly Scott, a certified registered nurse practitioner and Baldwin Bone & Joint’s Osteo Health Clinic coordinator. She will speak on “Understanding Osteoporosis and the Importance of Optimizing Bone Health as You Age.”

The event will be held on January 11, 2024, at 11 a.m.-noon at the Spanish Fort Senior Center. RSVP is requested by January 9, 2024, at the Spanish Fort Senior Center Bulletin Board. Scott has practiced as a certified family nurse practitioner since 2016, with a primary clinical experience focused on osteohealth. She holds a BS in kinesiology from Georgia Southern University, an accelerated MS in nursing pathway and an MS in family nurse practitioner from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

She is also fully trained in Basic Life Support (CR/APED) from the American Heart Association and certified in fracture liaison service from the National Osteoporosis Foundation. Scott says her primary goal is to partner with patients at high risk for osteoporosis and fractures and falls. They will then act on plans to further a strong, active lifestyle.

December 13, 2023
Fellowship-trained primary care sports medicine specialist Dr. Keith Spain joined the Baldwin Bone & Joint orthopaedic team. Spain has practiced in Mobile and Baldwin counties as a sports medicine specialist since 2015. A non-surgical and regenerative sports medicine specialist, he will join the group in January 2024 at the Daphne and Foley offices. A native of Mobile, Spain is a graduate of Tulane University in New Orleans and attended the University of South Alabama Medical School in Mobile. He has served as a team physician for high schools, colleges, community events and pro sports teams. He currently serves as the Foley High School team physician.

December 13, 2023
Gulf Coast Media | Baldwin Bone & Joint to offer complimentary talks in January
Baldwin Bone and Joint will host Lunch & Learn events in Baldwin County in January. The informational events are offered complimentary but require an RSVP.

On Thursday, Jan. 11, join Holly Scott, CRNP, Baldwin Bone & Joint’s Osteo Health Clinic Coordinator as she speaks on “Understanding Osteoporosis and the Importance of Optimizing Bone Health as You Age”. The event will take place from 11 a.m. until noon at the Spanish Fort Senior Center. Those interested should RSVP at Spanish Fort Senior Bulletin Board located at 7361 Spanish Fort Boulevard in Spanish Fort by Jan 9.

Osteoporosis is a big issue for a lot of people, especially women over 50 and post-menopausal women. Nearly half of all women in those groups are likely to have a broken bone or other bone issues due to osteoporosis and 25 percent of men over 50 will likely have the same problems.

Scott, a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner since 2016, says her primary goal is to partner with those patients, identified as high risk for osteoporosis and ultimately fractures and falls, to activate a game plan to ensure a strong, active lifestyle for years to come.

Then, on Friday, Jan 12, join Dr. James Hicks, fellowship-trained neck & spine specialist with The Spine Institute at Baldwin Bone & Joint as he raises awareness and offers hope for those suffering from chronic low back pain. The Lunch & Learn event, titled “Understanding Low Back Pain & Available Treatment Options”, will take place from 11 a.m. until noon at the Orange Beach Senior Activity Center located at 26251 Canal Road, Orange Beach. Anyone interested should RSVP by Jan. 9 by calling (251) 981-3440.

From physical therapy to lifestyle changes, non-surgical and surgical treatments, there are proven ways to effectively reduce and eliminate low back pain and improve overall functioning. Hicks brings an experienced, committed, and highly trained focus on complex surgeries, including motion preservation surgery, to Baldwin Bone & Joint

“My goal is to ensure the optimal health and functionality of the spine utilizing the latest advancements in both non-operative and operative spine care—helping my patients get back to their previous function and quality of life, if not even better,” Hicks said.

For more information, call (251) 656-3843 or visit

December 11, 2023
Becker Spine Review | 50+ spine surgeon moves in 2023
Spine surgeon Paul Canale, MD, retired from Daphne, Ala.-based Baldwin Bone & Joint. April. Thomas Zdeblick, MD, joined Orthopedic & Spine Centers …

December 8, 2023
Bay Business News | Healthcare & Wellness – Bay Business News
BALDWIN BONE & JOINT MANY MORE MILES PROGRAM TO BEGIN JANUARY 8: For the 20th year, Baldwin Bone & Joint, P.C. will host the “Many More Miles” community outreach project, and for the third consecutive year, the local orthopedic practice will partner with Baldwin County Public Schools and City Hope Church. The 20th annual Many More Miles Campaign which will kick off on January 8, 2024, with donations accepted through March 15, 2024. The shoes collected during this campaign will go directly to individuals and families in the local communities, including foster families; local homeless communities; local nonprofit organizations; and local schools’ clothing closets. More than 4,000 pairs of shoes were donated last year. Baldwin Bone & Joint will continue to award cash prizes to the physical education programs at the top three schools that collect the most shoes.

December 7, 2023
Eastern Shore Chamber | Baldwin Bone & Joint’s Osteo Health Clinic …
The public is invited to learn more by attending a complimentary lunch and learn event in Spanish Fort, AL featuring Holly Scott, CRNP, Baldwin Bone & Joint’s Osteo Health Clinic Coordinator. She …