Scott D. Boden, MD is an Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon and has been at Emory Healthcare for 29+ years. In addition to serving as Chair of the Department of Orthopaedics with over 100 faculty members, he also serves as Vice President of Business Innovation for Emory Healthcare in Atlanta. Dr. Boden has been the executive sponsor for a number of innovative projects including a 95,000 s.f. musculoskeletal center in 2004, a dedicated Emory University Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital in 2008, the Emory Sports Medicine Complex which co-locates The Emory Sports Medicine Center with the NBA Atlanta Hawks Practice Facility, a Sports Medicine Center located on the grounds of the NFL Atlanta Falcons Practice Fields, and most recently a 180,000 s.f. Emory Musculoskeletal Institute which includes patient exam rooms, advanced diagnostic imaging, rehabilitation, ambulatory surgery center, and a basic/translational wet research laboratory seamlessly integrated into a custom designed intelligent/smart building focused on occupant comfort and environmental sustainability.