Orthopaedic Surgery

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery provides a lecture series to junior medical students. The objectives of the series are to:

  1. Introduce the specialty of orthopaedic surgery.
  2. Teach physical diagnosis of the musculoskeletal system.
  3. Review care of common orthopaedic conditions.
  4. Survey orthopaedic subspecialties and orthopaedic surgery.
  5. Stimulate students to consider a career in orthopaedic surgery.
  6. Stimulate interactive discussion of various orthopaedic conditions
  7. Communicate high-yield orthopaedic board topics for future self-study.

Chair

Gary D. Botimer

Assistant chair

M. Daniel Wongworawat

Division of Arthroplasty Service

Thomas R. Burgdorff
Head

Division of Hand Surgery

M. Daniel Wongworawat
Head

Division of Spine Service

vacant

Primary faculty

Duane R. Anderson

Hrayr G. Basmajian

William S. Beal

Gary D. Botimer

William P. Bunnell

Thomas R. Burgdorff

Paul D. Burton

Wayne K. Cheng

John M. Chrisler

Ian C. Clarke

Olumide Danisa

Terry J. Dietrich

Thomas K. Donaldson

Peter Elsissy

James A. Foley

Gary K. Frykman

Ronny G. Ghazal

Eric C. Gokcen

Barry S. Grames

Theodore K. Gregorius

Zachary S. Hadley

Gail E. Hopkins

Christopher M. Jobe

Connor LaRose

James D. Matiko

Clifford D. Merkel

Martin J. Morrison

M. Kenneth Mudge

Scott C. Nelson

Matilal C. Patel

Wesley P. Phipatanakul

Philip H. Reiswig

Barth B. Riedel

Daniel K. Ruggles

Roy M. Rusch

Lorra M. Sharp

James E. Shook

John W. Skubic

John C. Steinmann

Hasan M. Syed

G. Carleton Wallace

Barry E. Watkins

George J. Wiesseman

Andrew S. Wong

M. Daniel Wongworawat

David L. Wood III

Virchel E. Wood, Jr.

Leisure Yu

Lee M. Zuckerman

Adjunct faculty

Shyam Kishan

Giuseppe Pezzotti