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Dominic Carreira does not make any warranties or guarantees that the information contained herein is accurate or complete, and is not responsible for any errors or omissions therein, or for the results obtained from the use of such information. Users of this information are encouraged to confirm the accuracy and applicability thereof with other sources. The information contained herein is not intended in any way to be used as medical advice or to replace medical advice offered by orthopedic surgeons, physicians or other health care professionals familiar with users’ condition.

Dominic Carreira makes no representations or warranties with respect to any treatment, action, or application of medication or preparation by any person utilizing the information offered or provided within or through this site, and Dominic Carreira will not be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary, or other damages arising therefrom.

Dominic Carreira’s opinions and methods of diagnosis and treatment may change as new information is available, and the information in this Website does not necessarily represent this Dominic Carreira’s most current methods or thoughts.

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Financial Relationships

As of 15-October-2018, Dr. Carreira has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships. Dr. Carreira may use implants at the time of surgery for which he receives royalties.

Dr. Carreira receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker, and/or royalties for product development for the following companies:

  • ConMed Linvatec Corporation
  • Zimmer Biomet Corporation