Atlantic General Hospital and Health System announced that an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Jan. 16 to celebrate the opening of Atlantic General Orthopedic Surgery, the practice of orthopedic surgeon Sean Hooker, whose officers are at 314 Franklin Ave., Suite 201, Berlin, Maryland.

Hooker joined Atlantic General Health System in July to perform joint replacement procedures at Atlantic General Hospital’s Center for Joint Surgery as well as provide general orthopedic and sports medicine services in the community. He specializes in shoulder, hip and knee replacements, rotator cuff repairs and sports medicine procedures.