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Current Research Projects

  1. Exactech RBK Study:  A prospective, multi-center, randomized clinical trial to evaluate the safety and   effectiveness of the Exactech® Optetrak® Rotating Bearing Knee,Total Knee System.
  2. Ceramic on Metal Total Hip Replacement System IDE (Wright Medical Technology): A non-randomized, multi-center, historically controlled safety and efficacy study.
  3. Patellar Mobilization Technique in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A randomized prospective study evaluating the effect of patellar eversion on functional outcomes in Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty.
  4. Sexuality and Joint Disease: A prospective study of how hip and knee Arthroplasties improve sexual function.
  5. Periprosthetic Hip Fracture Study: A retrospective study evaluating the use of a tapered fluted modular cementless stem in periprosthetic hip fractures.
  6. Salvage of Failed Internal Fixation of Trochanteric Hip Fractures: A retrospective study evaluating the outcomes of management of failed intertrochanteric fractures using a tapered fluted modular cementless hip arthroplasty.
  7. Patellar Tracking Study: A retrospective analysis of factors influencing patellar tracking and outcomes in Total Knee Arthroplasty.
  8. Hip Biomechanics Study: A comparison of hip biomechanics during gait before and after Total Hip Arthroplasty and Hip Resurfacing.
  9. Knee Biomechanics Study: Comparison of knee adduction moments during level walking before and after Knee Replacement surgery.
  10. Management of Periprosthetic Distal Femoral Fractures: A retrospective study evaluating the outcomes of revision Total Knee Arthroplasty with stemmed implants.
  11. Hip Injection Study: A retrospective study assessing the accuracy of intra-articular anaesthetic and steroid hip injection in differentiating pain source in patients with atypical hip and lower extremity pain.
  12. Hip Arthroscopy Study: Correlation of 3-5 year outcomes with pre-operative hip deformity.
  13. Retrospective Review of Management of Proximal Femoral Fractures: A retrospective analysis of outcomes of management of trochanteric hip fractures with various fixation modalities.