Faculty

Primary

Andrew E. Anderson, Ph.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Associate Professor,
Bioengineering - Adjunct Assistant Professor,
Physical Therapy - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Ankle, Biomechanics, Biomedical Engineering, Computational Modeling and Visualization Techniques for Biomechanical Analysis, Computed Tomography - CT, Dual Fluoroscopy, Dynamic Imaging, Fluoroscopy, Gait Analysis, Hip, Imaging, Three-Dimensional, Magnetic Resonance Imaging - MRI, Muscles, Musculoskeletal Imaging, Musculoskeletal Modeling, Orthopaedic Biomechanics, Statistical Shape Modeling

Anthony Anderson, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Stephen K. Aoki, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-0989
Primary Children's Hospital (801) 662-5600
School of Medicine

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Femoroacetabular Impingement, Hip Arthroscopy, Hip Pain in the Young Adult, Pediatric Sports Medicine

Kent N. Bachus, Ph.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5200

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Professor,
Bioengineering - Adjunct Associate Professor

Research Interests: Advance the role of the SEM in calcified failure, Applications of engineering to orthopedic patient rehabilitation, Backscattered electron imaging, Biomechanics, Bone and Soft Tissue Mechanics, Bone remodeling around prosthetic components and biomaterials, Correlative histometric, mineral, & biomechanical studies of bone, Growth Modulation and Early Interventation Surgeries, Implant retrieval analysis, Osteoporosis and Aging, Spine Biomechanics and 3D Motion

Timothy C. Beals, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7445

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor,
Physical Therapy - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Joseph Bergman, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Roy Drake Bloebaum, Ph.D.

Locations
VA - Building #2 (801) 582-1565 Ext 4607

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Professor,
Biology - Adjunct Professor

Research Interests: Advance the role of the SEM in calcified failure, Backscattered electron imaging, Bone Cements, Cartilage, Articular, Implant retrieval analysis, Osseointegration, Osteoporosis and Aging

Darrel S. Brodke, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5450

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor,
Neurosurgery - Adjunct Professor

Robert T. Burks, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5400

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor

Kristen L. Carroll, M.D.

Locations
Shriners Hospital for Children (801) 536-3500

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor (Clinical)

Jesse Chrastil, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Don Coleman, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor

Matthew Colman, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Edward Curry, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Jacques L. D'Astous, M.D.

Locations
Shriners Hospital for Children (801) 536-3600

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor (Clinical),
Physical Therapy - Adjunct Associate Professor

Harold K. Dunn, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5400

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor

Jeremy M. Gililland, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7109

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Clinical Outcomes, Hip Revision, Joint Simulation Techniques and Apparatus, Joint replacement failure, Orthopaedic Biomechanics, Orthopedic Infections, Revision Hip Surgery, Revision Knee Surgery, Total Hip Replacement Development, Total knee joint replacement development

Patrick E. Greis, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5400

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor,
Physical Therapy - Adjunct Assistant Professor

John A. Heflin, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5404

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Theresa A. Hennessey, M.D.

Locations
Shriners Hospital for Children (801) 536-3600

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Heath B. Henninger, Ph.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5200

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Biomechanics, Biomedical Engineering, Bone and Soft Tissue Mechanics, Orthopaedic Biomechanics, Shoulder

Thomas F. Higgins, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor

Research Interests: Articular Fractures, Cartilage, Articular, Difficult Fractures, Fracture Healing, Fracture Nonunion, Inflammatory Cytokine Response to Fracture, Malunion Surgery, Osteotomy, Prescription Opiate Use, Tibial Plateau Fractures

Stephanie M. Holmes, M.D.

Locations
School of Medicine

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Man Hung, Ph.D., M.Ed., M.Stat

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Assistant Professor,
Family and Preventive Medicine - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Divisions: Public Health

Research Interests: Data Mining, Educational Measurement, Longitudinal Data Analysis, Outcome Assessment (Health Care), Psychology, Psychometrics, Research Methods, Statistics, Structural Equation Modeling

Douglas T. Hutchinson, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5400

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor,
Bioengineering - Adjunct Associate Professor,
Pediatrics - Adjunct Associate Professor,
Physical Therapy - Adjunct Associate Professor

Divisions: Pediatric Administration

Research Interests: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Congenital Trigger Thumb, Neuroprosthetics, Pediatric/Congenital Hand, Radius Fractures, Syndactyly

James Jackson, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Sujee Jeyapalina, Ph.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Assistant Professor

Kevin B. Jones, M.D.

Locations
Huntsman Cancer Institute (801) 585-0300

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Chondrosarcoma, Ewing's Sarcoma, Mouse Models, Osteosarcoma, Sarcoma, Sarcoma, Clear Cell, Sarcoma, Synovial, Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Erik N. Kubiak, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7109

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor,
Bioengineering - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Fracture Nonunion, Malunion Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma, Pelvis and Acetabular Fractures, Tibial Plateau Fractures

Raj Kullar, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Brandon Lawrence, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5411

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Assistant Professor,
Neurosurgery - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Divisions: Adult Neurosurgery

Research Interests: Spinal Deformity Surgery

Daniel Lerman, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Catherine M. Loc-Carrillo, B.Sc.(Hons), M.Sc., Ph.D.

Locations
U of U, Dept. Orthopaedics (801) 582-1565 Ext 4616

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Instructor,
Pathology - Adjunct Instructor

Divisions: Medical Laboratory Science

Research Interests: Animal Models to Study Infections, Infection Prevention and Control, Nonunions, Osteomyelitis, Osteoporosis, Phage Therapy, Surgical Site Infections, Wound Infection

Travis G. Maak, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-0989

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Cartilage Preservation & Restoration, Femoracetabular Impingement, Hip Preservation, Sports Injury and Management

Bruce A. MacWilliams, Ph.D.

Locations
Movement Analysis Lab (801) 536-3800

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Associate Professor,
Physical Therapy - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Research Interests: Computational Modeling and Visualization Techniques for Biomechanical Analysis, Joint Simulation Techniques and Apparatus, Kinematic and Kinetic Measurement and Modeling of the Foot, Knee Joint Kinematics and Kinetics, Pediatric Gait Analysis

Richard B. Mackey, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5448

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Florian Nickisch, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7445

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor

Research Interests: Achilles Tendon, Ankle Arthroplasty, Ankle Fracture, Ankle Ligament Injuries, Ankle and Hindfoot Arthroscopy, Arthrodesis, Biomechanics of ankle replacement, Calcaneus Fracture, Foot and Ankle, Foot and Ankle Deformity Correction, Hallux Valgus, Lisfranc Injury, Osteochondral Defects of the Talus (OCD), Talus Fracture

Christopher E. Pelt, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7109

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Adult Reconstruction, Arthroplasty, Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip, Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee, Femoracetabular Impingement, Hip Joint, Hip arthroplasty in adult dysplasia, Joint preserving treatment in dysplasia, Knee Injuries, Knee Joint, Knee Prosthesis, Osteoarthritis, Knee, Revision Hip Surgery, Revision Knee Surgery, Surgical treatment of adult dysplasia of the hip, Total Hip Replacement Development, Total knee joint replacement development

Christopher L. Peters, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5448

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor

Research Interests: Femoracetabular Impingement, Hip Dysplasia, Hip Preservation, Total Hip Replacement Development, Total knee joint replacement development

David J. Petron, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5400

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor (Clinical),
Physical Therapy - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Research Interests: Comparison of Magnetic Encephalogram vs. Neuropsychological Testing in Concussion, Development, Application, and Characterization of an Index for Detecting Erythropoietin, Fasciotomy for Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome, Fluoroscopically guided Intra-Articular Viscosupplementation Injection for Osteoarthritis of the Hip, Genetics Risk Factors for Concussion in College Athletes, Relationship Between Concussion and Neuropsychological Performance, Ultrasound Guided Needle Debridment for Lateral Epicondylitis

Amy P. Powell, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 581-7555

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor (Clinical),
Internal Medicine - Adjunct Assistant Professor,
UUHC Community Physician Group - UUHC Affiliated Physician

Divisions: General Internal Medicine

R. Lor Randall, M.D., FACS

Locations
Huntsman Cancer Institute (801) 585-0300

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor

Research Interests: Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas, Cooperative Clinical Trials, Metastatic Bone Disease, Modeling of Sarcomas, Molecular Oncogenesis

Jeffrey Reagan, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

David Rothberg, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7109

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Instructor

Charles L. Saltzman, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5404

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor,
Bioengineering - Adjunct Professor

Research Interests: Biomechanics of ankle replacement, Management of ankle arthritis, Neuroarthropathy

Stephen D. Santora, M.D.

Locations
Shriners Hospitals for Children, Intermountain (801) 536-3600
Shriners Hospital for Children (801) 536-3647

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor (Clinical),
Physical Therapy - Clinical Instructor

Nader Shourbaji, M.D., M.B.A.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Sarina K. Sinclair, M.E., Ph.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Instructor

John T. Smith, M.D.

Locations
Primary Children's Hospital (801) 662-5600

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor (Clinical),
Pediatrics - Adjunct Professor,
Physical Therapy - Adjunct Associate Professor

Divisions: Pediatric Administration

William Spiker, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Instructor,
Neurosurgery - Adjunct Instructor

Peter M. Stevens, M.D.

Locations
Primary Children's Hospital (801) 662-5600

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor,
Physical Therapy - Adjunct Professor

Alan K. Stotts, M.D.

Locations
Primary Children's Hospital (801) 662-5600

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor (Clinical)

Ami R. Stuart, Ph.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Instructor

Robert Z. Tashjian, B.A., M.D.

Locations
Northern Utah Clinic-The Lodge (435) 723-0540
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5457

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor

Andrew Tyser, M.D.

Locations
South Jordan Health Center (801) 213-4500
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7109

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Instructor,
UUHC Community Physician Group - UUHC Affiliated Physician

Research Interests: Clinical Outcomes, Hand Surgery, Hand and Upper Extremity Therapy, Magnetic Resonance Imaging - MRI, Nerve Compression Syndromes, Tendon Injuries, Wrist Injuries

Angela A. Wang, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5400

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Associate Professor (Clinical)

Research Interests: Brachial Plexus Neuropathies, Congenital Hand, Elbow, Hand Deformities, Hand Injuries, Orthopaedic, Hand Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery, Pediatric Hand

Dustin L. Williams, Ph.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Research Assistant Professor

Marcella R. Woiczik, M.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Valerie Wolfe, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Visiting Instructor

Suzanne M. Yandow, M.D.

Locations
Shriners Hospital for Children
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5404

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Professor (Clinical)

Adjunct

James P. Beck, M.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Erica F. Bisson, M.D.

Locations
Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 581-6908

Departments:
Neurosurgery - Assistant Professor,
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Divisions: Adult Neurosurgery

Research Interests: Back, Cervical Spine, Degenerative Spine, Image Guided Spinal Surgery, Lumbar Vertebrae, Neurophysiology, Neurosurgery, Pain Surgery, Skull Base and Spine Surgery, Spine, Spine Surgery, Spine Trauma, Spine Tumors, Spondylolysis, Surgery

Joseph G. Cunniff, D.O.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5458

Departments:
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Assistant Professor (Clinical),
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Clinical Neurophysiology (EMG), Interventional Pain Management, Manipulative Medicine, Musculoskeletal/Sports Medicine

Andrew T. Dailey, M.D.

Locations
Neurosurgery (801) 581-6908

Departments:
Neurosurgery - Associate Professor,
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Associate Professor

Divisions: Adult Neurosurgery

K. Bo Foreman, P.T., Ph.D.

Locations
Health Profession Education Building (801) 581-3496

Departments:
Physical Therapy - Associate Professor,
Mechanical Engineering - Adjunct Assistant Professor,
Neurobiology and Anatomy - Adjunct Associate Professor,
Occupational Therapy - Instructor (Clinical),
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor,
Surgery - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Divisions: Plastic Surgery

Research Interests: Computer-Assisted Instruction, Computers in Medicine, Computers, Handheld, Databases, Education, Medical, Graduate

Julie M. Fritz, Ph.D., P.T., A.T.C.

Locations
Health Profession Education Building (801) 581-6297

Departments:
Physical Therapy - Professor,
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Professor

E. Marlowe Goble, M.D.

Locations
Medicine Lodge

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Professor

William F. Gowski, M.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Emily J. Harold, M.D.

Locations
Redwood Health Center (801) 213-9900

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Instructor,
Internal Medicine - Adjunct Instructor,
UUHC Community Physician Group - UUHC Employed Physician

Divisions: General Internal Medicine

Justin P. Hawes, M.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Brad M. Isaacson, Ph.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Richard W. Kendall, D.O.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5458

Departments:
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Associate Professor (Clinical),
Neurosurgery - Adjunct Assistant Professor,
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Associate Professor

Divisions: Adult Neurosurgery

Paul C. LaStayo, P.T., Ph.D., CHT

Locations
Health Profession Education Building (801) 581-7419

Departments:
Physical Therapy - Professor,
Exercise and Sport Science - Adjunct Professor,
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Professor

Stephen L. Lessnick, M.D., Ph.D.

Locations
Huntsman Cancer Institute (801) 585-9268

Departments:
Pediatrics - Professor,
Oncological Sciences - Adjunct Professor,
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Professor

Divisions: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Research Interests: Ewing's Sarcoma, Pediatric Cancer Biology, Pediatric Cancer Development

Nathan G. Momberger, M.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

James M. Morgan, M.D.

Locations
Orthopedic Specialty Group (801) 408-8770

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Raymond E. Olsen, B.S., M.S.

Locations
Orthopedic Surgery (435) 752-5007

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

John R. Raskind, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7109

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Ryan T. Rushton, D.P.M.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Instructor,
UUHC Community Physician Group - UUHC Employed Physician

Kent M. Samuelson, M.D.

Locations
Intermountain Bone & Joint Institute (801) 408-8700

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Professor

Meic H. Schmidt, M.D., M.B.A.

Locations
Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 581-6908

Departments:
Neurosurgery - Professor,
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Associate Professor

Divisions: Adult Neurosurgery

Research Interests: Brain Tumors, Brain, Pituitary & Spine Tumor Research, Clinical Outcomes, Endoscopic Surgery, Fluorescence, Health Care Quality and Patient Safety, Minimal Invasive and Endoscopic Spine Techniques, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Neuro-Oncology, Photochemistry, Photochemotherapy, Photodynamic Therapy, Quality Improvement, Quality Indicators, Health Care, Spinal Cord Neoplasms, Spine Tumors

John G. Skedros, M.D.

Locations
Bone and Joint Clinic

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Associate Professor

Gregory J. Stoddard, M.P.H., M.B.A.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Laird S. Swensen, M.D.

Locations
5848 South Fashion Boulevard

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Instructor

Drew H. Van Boerum, M.D.

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Pamela A. Hansen, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5458

Departments:
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Associate Professor (Clinical),
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Associate Professor,
UUHC Community Physician Group - UUHC Affiliated Physician

Jeffrey A. Weiss, Ph.D.

Locations
School of Medicine

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Professor

Hugh S. West, Jr., M.D.

Locations
Orthopedic Specialty Group

Departments:
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Stuart E. Willick, M.D.

Locations
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-5458

Departments:
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Professor (Clinical),
Family and Preventive Medicine - Adjunct Associate Professor,
Orthopaedics - Adjunct Professor,
Physical Therapy - Adjunct Professor,
UUHC Community Physician Group - UUHC Affiliated Physician

Divisions: Occupational and Environmental Health

Research Interests: Sports Injury Epidemiology and Prevention