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Orth-Preferred logoThe Ortho-Preferred® program was conceived by DT Preferred Group, LLC, a risk purchasing group (RPG), and built on the premise that insurance programs and coverage should be tailored to the specific needs and experiences of each medical specialty. Orthopaedic Surgeons joining the RPG unite together under the common goal of leveraging the power of a group to favorably influence their professional liability insurance pricing and terms.

As a member of Ortho-Preferred®, you are insured exclusively by MedPro Group, the nation's most trusted and highest rated (A++) carrier in the healthcare liability industry. MedPro Group, a Warren Buffett/Berkshire Hathaway company, was founded in 1899 by physicians and maintains a century-old tradition of defending the reputation and assets of surgeons. Ortho-Preferred® members nationwide can have confidence in the stability and strength of being backed by an experienced national carrier, while also reaping the benefits of competitive premiums with specialized rate classes exclusive to Orthopaedic Surgeons.

 

DT Preferred GroupDT Preferred Group, LLC is a risk purchasing group established to represent groups of medical professionals with similar or related exposures to loss to achieve the economies of scale that result from purchasing insurance on a group basis. DT Preferred Group, LLC currently represents Orthopaedic Surgeons nationwide and provides not only access to highly competitive premiums with specialized rate classes for Orthopaedic Surgeons, but also offers comprehensive member benefits that range from complimentary continuing education and self assessment examination courses to risk management programs, all customized exclusively for Orthopaedic Surgeons.

       Since becoming a member of Berkshire Hathaway, MedPro Group has reclaimed its status as leader in the healthcare malpractice insurance industry. This new ownership allows MedPro Group to continue to offer superior protection and services and to expand coverage to more healthcare providers, hospitals and medical facilities across the country.

MedPro Group is proud to protect and defend the reputations and assets of Orthopaedic Surgeons nationwide. In addition to providing healthcare professionals with the strongest, most proactive defense available, MedPro Group also prescribes “preventive medicine” through superior risk management tools and education in order to help their insureds avoid lawsuits in the first place.