AKRON  Crystal Clinic Orthopedic Center recently announced the promotion of Daniel J. Ferry to Chief Financial Officer.

Ferry joined Crystal Clinic three years ago as senior director of finance. His previous experience comprises 20 years in hospital finance, including serving as director of finance for Parma Community General Hospital and as controller for two hospitals in the Sisters of Charity Health System.

"In a relatively short period, Dan’s made significant contributions to our organization that have been invaluable," said Ronald Suntken, president and CEO of the Crystal Clinic Orthopedic Center in a news release. "He has consistently demonstrated a commitment to enhance our growth and financial health."

Ferry earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Akron and a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Baldwin-Wallace University.

Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center (CCOC) is a orthopaedic specialty hospital located in Northeast Ohio with 12 locations, including an office in Green, and 42 physicians on staff. CCOC serves patients throughout Ohio and contiguous states who are in need of care and treatment of conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system, including bones, joints, muscles, tendons, and skin related issues. The board-certified surgeons have decades of experience and perform more than 12,000 orthopaedic procedures each year.