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February 2, 2022

Bankers Healthcare Group Joins the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons’ (AAOS) Member Advantage Program

Competitive financial offerings offer AAOS members innovative and flexible solutions to manage their business and personal investments 

Davie, FL –Bankers Healthcare Group (BHG), a source of innovative financial solutions and the creator of one of the largest community bank loan and product networks in the country, has joined the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons’ (AAOS) Member Advantage Program, an exclusive AAOS member-only program that offers a wide range of discounts and member savings on the most reliable and relevant products and services. As a program partner, BHG will offer strategic financial solutions including business loans, personal loans, and credit card services to AAOS’ 39,000 orthopedic surgeons.

“Orthopedic surgeons play an important role in keeping our nation in motion, restoring mobility and reducing pain to help patients get back to work and lead independent, productive lives,” said Al Crawford, Co-Founder and CEO for BHG. “Given their unique and pivotal role in the healthcare space, orthopedic surgeons deserve a financial partner that can offer services specific to their needs. BHG understands the realities these surgeons face, and we look forward to serving and strengthening this community through our customized solutions.” 

BHG’s portfolio of solutions includes: 

  • Business loans to consolidate debt, improve cash flow, acquire an existing practice, start a new business, finance equipment or technology, and more.  
  • Personal loan solutions for investments, major purchases, life events, and more.  
  • SBA 7(a) loans for commercial debt consolidation, or costs associated with startup or acquisition, real estate, renovation, or expansion. 
  • Credit cards designed for medical professionals that offer low rates, cash back, and elite rewards. 

“We are pleased to welcome Bankers Healthcare Group to the AAOS Member Advantage Program,” said Ben Harkinson, vice president, AAOS Commercial Solutions. “Together with our partners, we strive to offer value-added solutions to support AAOS members. With access to reputable products and services, orthopaedic surgeons can find relevant resources that support their needs, simplify and build their practices, and in turn help provide the highest quality of care to patients.” 


About Bankers Healthcare Group    
BHG is transforming the financial industry, leveraging the power of data, analytics, and cutting-edge technology to become not only one of the best sources for high-performing loans, but the creator of one of the largest community bank loan and product networks in the country.  

Since 2001, BHG has originated more than $9 billion in loan solutions to top-quality borrowers, which community and midsize banks can access via a state-of-the-art loan delivery platform. Building on nearly two decades of innovation, BHG and its family of brands now offer a full suite of financial solutions that span business, consumer, and SBA 7(a) loans, credit cards, collection services, risk management services, and point-of-sale financing with a focus in patient lending.  

With record growth year after year, BHG continues to be recognized regionally and nationally: earning a spot on the Inc. 5000 for 14 years running and receiving accolades from Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine, among others. BHG is partially owned by Pinnacle Bank, a Tennessee, Bank, Member FDIC, and has headquarters in Davie, FL, and Syracuse, NY.   

To learn more about BHG’s financial solutions, visit www.bankershealthcaregroup.com, and for more information about the BHG Bank Network, click here. Follow BHG on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter


About the AAOS

With more than 39,000 members, AAOS is the world’s largest medical association of musculoskeletal specialists. The AAOS is the trusted leader in advancing musculoskeletal health. It provides the highest quality, most comprehensive education to help orthopaedic surgeons and allied health professionals at every career level best treat patients in their daily practices. 

The AAOS is the source for information on bone and joint conditions, treatments, and related musculoskeletal health care issues, and it leads the health care discussion on advancing quality. Follow the AAOS on FacebookTwitterLinkedIn, and Instagram