SPECIALTIES
CERTIFICATION  

Board Certified with the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery, March 2004
                                                                                                                       
ORIGINAL PAPERS
                                
Management of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Disruptions in the Skeletally
Immature Patient.  An investigation into the most current diagnostic and
treatments of ACL tears in children and adolescents.                                                           
AJO, October 2001, 30:771.                                                                                                           
 
The Use of  G.U. Neosporin Antibiotic Irrigant in the Irrigating Solution of
Arthroscopies.
   Compared the incidence of infection after arthroscopic surgery
was performed using antibiotic irrigating solutions.              

CASE REPORTS:                                               

Treatment of Bifocal Tibia Fracture 
Displaced tibial plateau fracture with ipsilateral shaft fracture treated with limited internal fixation and double ring hybrid external fixator.

                                                                                                                                                             
Floating Elbow Injury In Association With Radial Nerve Laceration
Case report of a patient treated by ORIF and primary nerve repair of floating
elbow and concomitant radial nerve laceration with review of current literature.
 

RESEARCH:                                                 
 

Progression of Curves in Patients with Congenital Scoliosis
Retrospective study examining progression of congenital scoliotic curves.

Chronic Arthritis
Reported on rheumatic diseases of the elderly and their treatment options with
regard to drug metabolism, disease modifiers, and lifestyle.
Department of Rheumatology, CCOM.                                    
 
Affects of Altered Second Messenger Binding Affinities
Developed assays for second messengers in an osteosarcoma cell line.
Musculoskeletal Department of Orthopedics, University of  Rochester.
 
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
Acquired first hand experience with S.I.D.S. victims by assisting in autopsies and
researching pathology reports.  Medical Examiner’s Office, Rochester, NY