​Coffee & Conversation

Our Coffee & Conversation video series features The Christ Hospital joint and spine physicians sitting down with Storm Bennett from Channel 12 for a chat about life, family, why they chose to be physicians, their hobbies, and everything in between. See beyond the white coat into the lives of our physicians, as they give you a glimpse into their world outside of the office and operating room. 

Coffee & Conversation: Dr. Favorito
Dr. Favorito is one of two physicians in his marriage, and he is an Orthopedic Shoulder Surgeon. He is highly specialized in shoulder operations, and has even been accepted into the American Shoulder & Elbow Surgeons, an invitation only group that honors the highest grade professionals.
Coffee & Conversation: Dr. Palmer
Dr. Palmer is an Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in hip care, with a passion for being active and not taking life too seriously. A former golfer, he now runs in races frequently and thoroughly enjoys time with his family. See why he's excited for the newest patient care technology in his interview.
Coffee & Conversation: Dr. Roberts
Dr. Roberts is an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon at The Christ Hospital, who holds a heavy hobby in writing and has written several novels. His greatest joy in life is being a grandfather to his 4 daughters' children, and you can learn about his tips for a healthy back by watching his interview!
Coffe & Conversation: Dr. Schneider
Dr. Schneider is an Orthopedic Surgeon who feels rewarded by his job with successful patient surgeries that get them back to their lives. He and his wife are brand new empty-nesters, with 3 kids now out of the house. Watch his interview for advancements in orthopedics and to see the doc's unique approach.
Coffee & Conversation: Dr. True
Dr. True is an Orthopedic Surgeon who also operates internatioanlly - every year he heads to Nicaragua on a mission trip to do knee and hip replacements there! He is an avid golfer and fly fisherman, and you can watch the video above to see how he helps patients improve their quality of life.
Coffee & Conversation: Dr. Wu
Dr. Wu is an Orthopedic Surgeon, who is excited to build into the Cincinnati community with his specialty in foot and ankle orthopedics. He loves spending time with his family, and has a passion and talent for music, playing the cello and piano. Watch his interview for all this and some stretching tips.

Meet The Physicians

Click below to learn more about the physicians featured in the Coffee & Conversation video series!

Paul J. Favorito, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery
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Michael P. Palmer, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery / Sports Medicine
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John M. Roberts, MD

Spine Surgery / Orthopaedic Surgery
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Marc C. Schneider, MD

Sports Medicine / Orthopaedic Surgery
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Mark S. True, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery
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Jeffrey K. Wu, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery
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