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Contributing Authors

Aalami, Armin M.D.

Resident, Research Fellow, Rothman Institute of Orthopaedics

Anderson, John A. M.D.,  MRCS

Research Fellow, Hospital for Special Surgery

Antoniou, John M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research/ SMBD Jewish General Hospital

Argenson, Jean N. M.D. 

Professor and Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery, Aix-MarseilleUniversity/ Hôpital Sainte-Marguerite

Aubaniac, Jean-Manuel M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Aix-Marseille University/ Hôpital Sainte-Marguerite

Austin, Matthew S. M.D. 

Orthopedic Surgeon, Rothman Institute

Backstein, David M.D., FRCSC 

Associate Professor of Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery, Mount SinaiHospital

Bal, B. SonnyM.D., J.D, MBA

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics, University of Missouri Health Care

Ball, Scott T.  M.D.

Chief of Adult Joint Reconstruction, Assistant Clinical Professor ,University of California San Diego

Barnett,  Clint D. M.D.            

Professor, University of Utah Department of Orthopaedics 

Barrack, Robert L. M.D. 

Chief of Staff for Orthopaedic Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Bauer, Thomas W.  M.D., Ph. D

Staff Pathologist, Department of Anatomic Pathology, Cleveland Clinic  

Beal, Matthew D. M.D.  

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital 

Berger, Richard A. M.D. 

Assistant Professor of Joint Reconstruction, Rush University Medical Center

Bergeron, Stephane G. M.D

Resident, Montreal GeneralHospital/ McGillUniversity Health Centre

Bernasek, Thomas L. M.D.

Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgeon, Florida Orthopaedic Institute

Bernstein, Mitchell M.D. 

Resident, Montreal GeneralHospital/ McGillUniversity Health Centre

Bessy, Jason T. M.D. 

Spine Research Fellow, ThomasJeffersonUniversity 

Bezwada, Hari P. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, University of Pennsylvania Health Systems

Bhave, Anil P.T.

Director of Wasserman Gait Laboratory, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics/ Mount Sinai Hospital

Bhave, Anil P.T. 

Director of Wasserman Gait Laboratory, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics/ Mount Sinai Hospital

Bonfiglio, Michael M.D. 

Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Carver College of Medicine

Bonutti, Peter M.D., FACS, FAAOS, FAANA 

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 

Booth, Robert E. M.D. 

Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital

Boscainos, Petros J. MD. 

Research Fellow, Mount Sinai Hospital

Bozic, Kevin J. M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgeon, University of California San Francisco Medical Center

Bragdon, Charles R. PhD

Orthopaedic Biomechanics and Biomaterials Laboratory, Massachusetts General Hospital

Broome, Charles B. M.D.

Resident, University of Louisville

Buckley, Patrick S. M.S., Y-II

Medical Student, Jefferson Medical College

Caborn, David M. M.D. 

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Jewish Hospital/ University of Louisville

Carter, Aaron M.S.

Joint Research Fellow, Rothman Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics

Ciccotti, Michael G. M.D. 

Chief, Sports Medicine, Co-Director, Sports Medicine Research, Rothman Institute

Clark, Charles R. M.D.

Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Iowa

Coon, Thomas M.  M.D.

Founder, Director, Orthopaedic Surgical Institute

Crestani, Marcus V. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hospital Moinhos de Vento

Cushner, Fredrick D. M.D. 

Director, Insall Scott Kelly Institute, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Beth Israel Medical Center

Dalury, David F. M.D. 

Physician, Towson Orthopaedic Associates

Davidson, Darin M.D., MHSc, FRCSC 

Resident, Vancouver Hospital & Health Services Center/ University of British Columbia

Deirmengian, Gregory K. M.D. 

Clinical Instructor, University of PennsylvaniaSchool of Medicine

Delanois, Ronald E. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics

Della Valle, Craig J. M.D. 

Associate Professor of Joint Reconstruction, Rush University Medical Center

Dennis, Doug A. M.D. 

Director of Clinical Research, Rocky Mountain Musculoskeletal Research Laboratory

Deshmane, Prashant M.D. 

Medical Director, The Arthritis Institute at Good Samaritan Hospital

Dodd, Christopher A. F. FRCS 

Consultant Knee Surgeon, University of Oxford, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre 

Dorr, Lawrence D. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Arthritis Institute at Good Samaritan Hospital

Engh, Gerard A. M.D. 

President, Anderson Orthopaedic Research Institute

Fehring, Thomas K. M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgeon, OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center

Freiberg, Andrew A. M.D.

Arthroplasty Service Chief, Massachusetts General Hospital

Freiberg, Andrew A. M.D. 

Arthroplasty Service Chief, Massachusetts GeneralHospital

Glassner, Philip J. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital

Goddard, Maria S.  M.D .

Fellow, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthpaedics

Goyal, Nitin M.D. 

Resident, ThomasJeffersonUniversityHospital

Gross, Allan E. M.D., FRCSC

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mount Sinai Hospital

Gross, Allan E. M.D., FRCSC 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mount Sinai Hospital

Gusmao, Paulo D. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hospital Moinhos de Vento

Gustke, Kenneth A. M.D.

Founding Member, Adult Reconstruction and Arthritis Joint Surgeon, Florida Orthopaedic Institute

Guzman, Camilo E. M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics

Haas, Steve B. M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hospital for Special Surgery

Henderson, Eric M.D. 

Resident, Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, University of South Florida

Heyse, Thomas J. M.D.

Department of Orthopedics and Rheumatology, University Hospital Marburg

Jacofsky,  David J. M.D. 

Chairman, CORE Institute

Jafari, Mehdi M.D.

Joint Research Fellow, Rothman Institute/ Thomas Jefferson University

Jarett S. Burak, M.D. 

Fellow, Hospital for Special Surgery

Jinnah, Riyaz H. M.D. 

Chief, Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine

Johnson, Aaron J. M.D.

Fellow, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics 

Johnson, Aaron J. M.D. 

Fellow, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics 

Kang, Michael N. M.D. 

Hip and Knee Arthritis Specialist, Insall Scott Kelly Institute

Keggi, John M. M.D.

Clinical Instructor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Yale School of Medicine

Kellett, Catherine F. BSc(Hons), BM, BCh, FRCS(T&O)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, NHS Tayside, Perth Royal Infirmary

Kelley, Scott S. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic

Kelly, Michael A. M.D. 

Chairman, Hackensack University Medical Center

Kennedy, Adam M. M.D.

Resident, University of Tennessee-Memphis

Kennedy, Adam M. M.D. 

Resident, University of Tennessee-Memphis

Khaimov, Aleksandr I. D.O.

Fellow, Hospital for Special Surgery

Khaimov, Aleksandr I. D.O. 

Fellow, Hospital for Special Surgery

Khanna, Guarav  M.D. 

Fellow, MetroHealth/Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellows

Khanuja, Harpal S. M.D. 

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics, Johns Hopkins Medicine

Kim, Raymond H. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Colorado Joint Replacement

Kissin, Yair M.D.

Sports Medicine and Joint Reconstruction Specialist, Insall Scott Kelly Institute, Hackensack University Medical Center

Kurtz, Steven M.  M.D.

Corporate Vice President, Director, Exponent, INC.

Lakstein, Dror M.D. 

Fellow, Mount Sinai Hospital

Letson, G. Douglas  M.D. 

Program Leader, Sarcoma Program, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute

Levine, Brett R. M.D., M.S.

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush

Lombardi, Adolph V.  Jr., M.D., FACS 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, President, Joint Implant Surgeons, Inc.

Lombardi, Adolph V. Jr., M.D., FACS

Orthopaedic Surgeon, President, Joint Implant Surgeons, Inc.

Lonner, Jess H. M.D. 

Orthopedic Surgeon, University of Pennsylvania Health Systems/ Pennsylvania Hospital

Malkani, Arthur L. M.D.

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Chief of Adult Reconstruction, University of Louisville

Manley, Michael T. Ph. D 

Chief Scientific Advisor, Stryker Orthopaedics

Manny Porat, M.D. 

Resident, Thomas Jefferson University

Marchie, Anthony M.D., MPhil, FRCS(C)

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital

Marchie, Anthony M.D., MPhil, FRCS(C) 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital

Marinsecu, Ruxandra PhD   

 Senior Scientist and Manager, The Medtronic Biomechanics Laboratory, InMotion

Marulanda, German A. M.D. 

Resident, Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, University of South Florida

Masri, Bassam A. M.D., FRCSC

Professor and Chairman of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia

Math, Kevin R.  M.D.

Chief, Musculoskeletal Radiology, Beth Israel Medical Center

McCarthy, Joseph C. M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital

McGrath, Michael S. M.D. 

Fellow, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics

Meding, John B. M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon, St. Francis Hospital and Health Centers/ Center for Hip & Knee Surgery 

Meftah, Morteza M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Lenox Hill Hospital

Meneghini, R. Michael M.D.

Director, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement/ New England Musculoskeletal Institute

Mont, Michael A. M.D. 

Co-Director, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics/ Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement

Murray, David M.A, M.D., FRCS 

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Oxford, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre NHS Trust

Nanson, Christopher J. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center

Nazarian, David G. M.D. 

Director of Hip Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital

Nett, Michael P. M.D. 

Attending Surgeon, Insall Scott Kelly Institute

Newman, M.T.  M.D.  

Orthopaedic Fellow, Adult Reconstruction, Pennsylvania Hospital and Walter Reed

Orozco, Fabio M.D. 

Hip and Knee Surgeon, Rothman Institute, Assistant Professor, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Pandit, Hemant FRCS 

Senior Fellow, University of Oxford, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre 

Parmar, Ravinder B.S     

Rothman Institute

Parratte, Sebastien M.D.

Physician, Aix-Marseille University/ Hôpital Sainte-Marguerite

Parvizi, Javad M.D. 

Director of Clinical Research, Roth man Institute of Orthopaedics/ Thomas Jefferson Hospital

Pedersen, Henrik B. M.D. 

Director of Medical Multimedia, Insall Scott Kelly Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics 

Peters,  Christopher L. M.D. 

Professor, University of Utah Department of Orthopaedics

Peterson, Bret C. M.D.

Resident Physician, Duke University Medical Center

Pike, Jeffrey M. M.D., FRCSC

Fellow, University of Western Ontario

Plancher, Kevin D.  M.D., M.S., FACS, FAAOS

Orthopedic Surgeon, Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, PLLC

Plate, Johannes F. B.S.

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Radnay, Craig S.  M.D., M.P.H. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Insall Scott Kelly Institute

Ranawat, Amar S. M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Lenox Hill Hospital

Ranawat, Amar S. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Lenox Hill Hospital

Ranawat, Chitranjan S. M.D.

Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hospital for Special Surgery

Rashidian, Farshad DO

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine 

Roehrig, Gregory J. M.D. 

Chief Resident, University of Rochester Medical Center 

Rosenberg, Aaron G. M.D.

Professor of Joint Reconstruction, Rush University Medical Center

Rosenberg, Aaron G. M.D. 

Professor of Joint Reconstruction, Rush University Medical Center

Rubash, Harry E. M.D. 

Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts GeneralHospital

Rurarel, Raaj K. M.S. III 

Medical Student, American University of Antigua College of Medicine

Safir, Oleg M.D. 

Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Toronto, Lower Extremity Reconstructive Surgery

Saifi, Comron M.S., Y- IV 

4th Year Medical Student and Research Fellow, Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons,Center For Hip and Knee Replacement (CHKR)

Sastry, Akhilesh M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics

Sastry, Akhilesh M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics

Schmalzried, Thomas P.  M.D.

Director, Joint Replacement Institute/ St. Vincent Medical Center

Scuderi, Giles R. M.D. 

Director, Insall Scott Kelly Institute

Sculco, Thomas P.  M.D.

Surgeon-in-Chief, Hospital for Special Surgery

Sharkey, Peter F. M.D.

Director, Rothman Institute/ Riddle Center of Orthopaedic Excellence

Sheehan, Eoin M.D. 

Fellow Adult Reconstruction, Rothman Institute, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Shields, John S. M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg

Shukla, Sanjai  M.D. 

Resident, Rush University Medical Center

Siskey, Ryan L. M.S

 Senior Associate, biomechanics Department, Exponent

Sporer, Scott M. M.D. 

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics, RUSHUniversityMedicalCenter

Springer, Bryan D. M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgeon, OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center

Stambough, Jeffery L.  M.D.

Orthopaedic Diagnostic and Treatment Center, Adjunct Professor of Medical Engineering, University of Cincinnati

Stambough, Jeffrey B. M.S. Y-III 

Medical Student, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Stiehl, James B. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, St Mary’s/Good Samaritan Hospital Orthopaedic Surgeon, Crossroads Community Hospital

Stuchin, Steven M.D.

Associate Professor of Orthopedics, New York University School of Medicine, Site Chief, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

Su, Brian W. M.D.

Spine Fellow, Thomas Jefferson University

Teloken, Marco A. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Rothman Institute

Thornberry, Robert L. M.D. 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Tallahassee Orthopaedic Clinic

Tria Jr., Alfred J. M.D. 

Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery, St. Peter’s University Hospital

Tria, Alfred J.  Jr., M.D.

Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery, St. Peter’s University Hospital

Tucker, Kimberly K. M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Towson Orthopaedic Associates

Vaccaro, Alexander R. M.D., FACS

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Professor of Orthopaedics, Jefferson Medical College

Vaccaro, Alexander R. M.D., FACS 

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Professor of Orthopaedics, Jefferson Medical College

Vakil, Jeffrey J. M.D  

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Abington Memorial Hospital 

Vegari, David N.  M.D 

Resident, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Whiteside, Leo A. M.D. 

Executive Director, Missouri Bone & Joint Research Foundation

Wickstrom, Eric Ph.D 

Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology, Jefferson Medical College

Zmistowski, Benjamin M.D.

Resident, Research Fellow, Rothman Institute

Zywiel, Michael G. M.D. 

Fellow, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics