Program Year -6

Program Year -6
Greg Ebersole, M.D.
Greg Ebersole, M.D.
Hometown: Sterling, IL
Undergraduate:  Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Medical School: University of Illinois College of Medicine-Peoria
Andrew McNamara, M.D.
Andrew McNamara, M.D.
Hometown: Story City, IA
Undergraduate: Luther College
Medical School: University of Iowa College of Medicine


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PUBLICATIONS:

- McNamara AR, Zamba KD, Sokolich JC, Jaskille AD, Light TD, Griffin MA, Meyerholz DK. Apoptosis is Differentially Regulated by Burn Severity and Dermal Location. Journal of Surgical Research. 2010 Aug;162(2):258-63. Epub 2009 Feb24.

- Meyerholz DK, Piester TL, McNamara AR, Sokolich JC, Jaskille AD, Orion KC, Zamba KD, Light TD. Pharmacologic modification to resuscitation fluid after thermal injury – is drotrecogin alfa the answer to arrest burn depth progression? J Trauma. 2009;Nov67(5):996-1003.

PRESENTATIONS:

- Biomechanical Stability of Uniplanar, Monoaxial, and Polyaxial Pedicle Screw Configurations in a Porcine Single-Level Lumbar Burst Fracture Model. Andrew McNamara MD; Gary Bledsoe PhD; Dirk Alander, MD. Poster presentation at Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, San Antonio, TX. Apr 2014

- Nonoperative Treatment of Posterior Wall Fractures of the Acetabulum after Examination under Anesthesia: Revisited. Andrew McNamara, MD; John Boudreau, MD; Berton R. Moed, MD. Podium presentation at Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, San Antonio, TX. Apr 2014

- Case Presentation, Trevor’s Disease. 6th Annual Robert E. Burdge Guest Lectureship, St. Louis, MO. Nov 2013

Pooria Salari, M.D.

Pooria Salari, M.D.
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Undergraduate:
Medical School:Kerman Univesity of Medical Sciences

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Published Manuscripts/Abstracts

Salari P, Gaffari Nejad A , Mirzazadeh A. Study on Breaking Bad News to Patients Among Physicians of Kerman University of Medical Sciences. Journal of Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences. 2006 Jun; 10(2): 179-184.

Mirzazadeh A, Moazenzadeh M, Salari P. Determinants of Suboptimal Blood Pressure Control in Hypertensive Patients: 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring. ARYA Atherosclerosis Journal. 2008 Jan; 3(4): 227-232.

Mirzazadeh A, Baradaran H, Haghdoost A, Salari P. Related Factors to Disparity of Type 2 Diabetes Care in Iran. Medical Science Monitor. 2009 Jan; 15(5): PH32-36. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19396047.

Javidan P, Salari P, Mundis GM, Akbarnia BA. Delayed Post-Operative Neurologic Complication in a Patient with Congenital Kyphoscoliosis: Relieved By a Novel Revision Technique Made Possible After a Four-Rod Construct. Journal of Investigative Medicine. 2009 Jan; 57(1): 484.

Yang J, Sponseller P,Thompson GH, Asher M, Salari P, Akbarnia BA. Growing Rods in Cerebral Palsy. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2009 Apr; 3(2): 150. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19308626.

Yang J, Sponseller P, Thompson GH, Emans J, McCarthy R, Salari P, Akbarnia BA. Risk Factors for Rod Fractures in Growing Rod. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2009 Apr; 3(2): 147. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19308626.

McCarthy R, Akbarnia BA, McCullough F, Salari P, Skaggs D,Thompson GH, Shah S, Perez-Grueso F, Asher M, Yazici M. Growing Rods in Myelomeningocele for Scoliosis Treatment: Long Term Follow up. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2009 Apr; 3(2): 153. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19308626.

Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Oliveira D, Kostial P. Neurological Complication after Growing Rod Implants Exchange: A Case Report. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2009 Apr; 3(2): 160. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19308626.

Akbarnia BA, Khan SN, Salari P, Tebi S, Thompson GH, Karlin L, McCarthy R, Perez-Grueso F, Elsebaie H, Kadakia R, Marks D, Kostial P. Does Subcutaneous Placement of the Rods Give Better Results in Growing Rod Technique?. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2009 Apr; 3(2): 159. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19308626.

Mundis GM, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Manos R, Varma V, Bagheri R. Can Minimally Invasive Lateral Interbody Fusion Replace Open Interbody Approach in Combined Surgery for Complex Adult Spine Deformity?. The Spine Journal. 2009 Oct; 9(10S): 157S.

Salari P, Oliveira D, Akbarnia BA, Sponseller P, Mundis GM, Growing Spine Study Group. Infantile Idiopathic Scoliosis; Variations in Preferred Treatment Options. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2009 Dec; 3(6): 505. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 2782072.

Yang J, McElroy M, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Oliveira D, Thompson GH, Emans J, Yazici M, Skaggs D, Shah S, Kostial P, Sponseller P, Growing Spine Study Group. Growing Rods for Spinal Deformity: Characterizing Consensus and Variation in Current Use. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2009 Dec; 3(6): 505. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 2782072.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis G, Salari P, Walker B, Pool S, Chang A:. A Technical Report on the Ellipse Technologies Device: A Remotely Expandable Device for Non-Invasive Lengthening of Growing Rod. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2009 Dec; 3(6): 530. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 2782072.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis G, Salari P, Yaszay B. Innovation in Growing Rod Technique; Study of Safety and Efficacy of Remotely Expandable Rod in Animal Model. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2009 Dec; 3(6): 513. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 2782072.

Yang J, McElroy M, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Oliveira D, Thompson GH, Emans J, Yazici M, Skaggs DL, Shah S, Kostial P, Sponseller P. Growing Rods for Spinal Deformity: Characterizing Consensus and Variation in Current Use. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2010 Apr; 30(3): 264-270. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 20357593.

Yang JS, McElroy MJ, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Oliveira D, Thompson GH, Emans JB, Yazici M, Skaggs DL, Shah SA, Kostial PN, Sponseller PD. Growing rods for spinal deformity: characterizing consensus and variation in current use. J Pediatr Orthop. 2010 Apr-May;30(3):264-70. PMID: 20357593

Salari P, Akbarnia BA, El Sebaie H, Yazici M. Growing Rods in the Treatment of Congenital Spinal Deformity. Seminars in Spine Surgery. 2010 Sep; 22(3): 121-125.

Yang J, Sponseller P, Thompson GH, Akbarnia BA, Emans J, Yazici M, Skaggs DL, Shah S, Salari P, Poe-Kochert C. Growing Rod Fractures: Risk Factors and Opportunities for Prevention. Spine. 2011 Sep; 36(20): 1639-1644. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 21738096.

Yang JS, Sponseller PD, Thompson GH, Akbarnia BA, Emans JB, Yazici M, Skaggs DL, Shah SA, Salari P, Poe-Kochert C; Growing Spine Study Group. Growing rod fractures: risk factors and opportunities for prevention. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Sep 15;36(20):1639-44. PMID: 21738096

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM Jr, Salari P, Yaszay B, Pawelek JB. Innovation in growing rod technique: a study of safety and efficacy of a magnetically controlled growing rod in a porcine model. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Jun 1;37(13):1109-14. PMID: 22146279

Schroerlucke SR, Akbarnia BA, Pawelek JB, Salari P, Mundis GM Jr, Yazici M, Emans JB, Sponseller PD; Growing Spine Study Group. How does thoracic kyphosis affect patient outcomes in growing rod surgery? Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Jul 1;37(15):1303-9. PMID:22210014

Salari P, Moed, B.R, Bledsoe, J.G. Supplemental S1 Fixation for Type C Pelvic Fracture: Biomechanical Study of a Long Iliosacral versus a Transsacral Screw. Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology. 2015 May: Epub ahead of print

Salari P, Moed, B.R., Cannada, L.K. Do Asymptomatic Patients Have Normal Gait and Outcome after Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Screw Fixation of Disruption of the Posterior Pelvic Ring? J Orthop Surg Res. 2015;10(1):68.

Peer Reviewed Book Chapter

Akbarnia, B.A, Mundis, G.M, Salari, P. (2010). Dual Growing Rods. In B.A. Akbarnia, M. Yazici, G.H.Thompson (Ed.), The Growing Spine, Management of Spinal Disorders in Young Children (pp. 449-468). Berlin Heidelberg, Germany. Springer-Verlag.

Book Editor

Editor Assistant: The Growing Spine, Management of Spinal Disorders in Young Children (2010). B.A. Akbarnia, M. Yazici, G.H. Thompson, (Ed.). Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg 2010.

Oral Presentations

Akbarnia BA, Mundis G, Salari P, Yaszay B. (2010, September). Innovation in Growing Rod Technique; Study of Safety and Efficacy of Remotely Expandable Rod in Animal Model. Oral Presentation presented at: 45th Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Annual Meeting & Pre-Meeting Course; Kyoto, Japan.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Bagheri R, Kabirian N, Salari P, Pawelek J. (2011, April). Lateral Approach for Interbody Fusion (LIF) Is a Safe and Effective Technique to Reconstruct the Anterior Spinal Coulmn in Complex Adult Spinal Deformity: A Minimun 2- Year Follow Up Study. Oral Presentation presented at: Society of Lateral Access Surgery; San Diego, CA.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Bagheri R, Salari P, Kabirian N. (2010, June). Is the Less Invasive Far Lateral Approach a Safe Way to Reconstruct the Anterior Spinal Column in Advanced Adult Deformity Surgery? A Minimum 2-Year Follow-Up Study. Oral Presentation presented at: 17th International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Ontario, Canada.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Bagheri R, Salari P, Kabirian N. (2010, November). Is The Less Invasive Far Lateral Approach A Safe Way to Reconstruct The Anterior Spinal Column in Advanced Adult Deformity Surgery? A Minimum 2-Year Follow-Up Study. Oral Presentation presented at: Annual Meeting of the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (SMISS); Miami, FL.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Bagheri R, Kabirian N, Salari P, Pawelek J. (2011, April). Lateral Approach for Interbody Fusion (LIF) Is a Safe and Effective Technique to Reconstruct the Anterior Spinal Coulmn in Complex Adult Spinal Deformity: A Minimun 2- Year Follow Up Study. Oral Presentation presented at: International Society for The Advancement of Spine Surgery; Las Vegas, NV.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Salari P, Yaszay B. (2009, November). Innovation in Growing Rod Technique; Study of Safety and Efficacy of Remotely Expandable Rod in Animal Model. Oral Presentation presented at: 3rd International Congress On Early Onset Scoliosis and Growing Spine (ICEOS); Istanbul, Turkey.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Salari P, Bagheri R. (2010, April). Is the Less Invasive Far Lateral Approach a Safe Way to Reconstruct the Anterior Spinal Column in Advanced Adult Deformity Surgery? A Minimum 2-Year Follow-Up Study. Oral Presentation presented at: 3rd Annual Research Meeting of Society of Lateral Access Surgery; San Diego, CA.

Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Thompson GH, Sponseller P, Emans J, GSSG. (2010, September). Outcomes of Growing Rod Techniques in Early Onset Scoliosis: Does the Etiology Matter?. Oral Presentation presented at: 45th Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Annual Meeting & Pre-Meeting Course; Kyoto, Japan.

Akbarnia BA, Schroerlucke S, Salari P, Pawelek J, GSSG. (2011, February). Preoperative Thoracic Kyphosis Can Predict Complications in Growing Rod Surgery for Early Onset Scoliosis. Oral Presentation presented at: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) 2011 Annual Meeting; San Diego, CA.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Salari P, Bagheri R. (2010, July). Is the Less Invasive Far Lateral Approach a Safe Way to Reconstruct the Anterior Spinal Column in Advanced Adult Deformity Surgery? A Minimum 2-Year Follow-Up Study. Oral Presentation presented at: 17th International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Ontario, Canada.

Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Oliveira D, Kostial P. (2008, November). Neurological Complication after Growing Rod Implants Exchange: A Case Report. Oral Presentation presented at: 2nd International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis & Growing Spine (ICEOS); Quebec, Canada.

Javidan P, Salari P, Mundis GM, Akbarnia BA. (2009, January). Delayed Post-Operative Neurologic Complication in a Patient with Congenital Kyphoscoliosis: Relieved By a Novel Revision Technique Made Possible After a Four-Rod Construct. Oral Presentation presented at: Western Student Medical Research Forum; Carmel, CA.

Masoomi M, Salari P, Zeinali J. (2003, December). Relation Between Anatomic Distribution of Coronary Artery Atherosclerotic Lesions and Main Atherosclerotic Risk Factors. Oral Presentation presented at: 4th Annual National Research Seminar of Medical Students; Hamadan, Iran (Islamic Republic of).

McCarthy R, Akbarnia BA, McCullough F, Salari P, Skaggs D, Thompson GH, Shah S, Perez-Grueso F, Asher M, Yazici M. (2008, July). Growing Rods in Myelomeningocele for Scoliosis Treatment: Long Term Follow up. Oral Presentation presented at: 15th International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

McCarthy R, Akbarnia BA, McCullough F, Salari P, Skaggs DL, Thompson GH, Shah S, Perez-Grueso F, Asher M, Yazici M. (2008, November). Growing Rods in Myelomeningocele for Scoliosis Treatment: Long Term Follow up. Oral Presentation presented at: 2nd International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis & Growing Spine (ICEOS); Quebec, Canada.

Mundis GM, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Bagheri R. (2009, April). Can Minimally Invasive Lateral Interbody Fusion Replace Open Interbody Approach in Combined Surgery for Complex Adult Spine Deformity?. Oral Presentation presented at: 2nd Annual Research Meeting of Society of Lateral Access Surgery; San Diego, CA.

Mundis GM, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Manos R, Varma V, Bagheri R. (2009, November). Can Minimally Invasive Lateral Interbody Fusion Replace Open Interbody Approach in Combined Surgery for Complex Adult Spine Deformity?. Oral Presentation presented at: 24th Annual Meeting of the North American Spine Society (NASS); San Francisco, CA.

Pawelek J, Schroerlucke S, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, GSSG. (2010, November). Preoperative Thoracic Kyphosis Can Predict Complications in Growing Rod Surgery for Early Onset Scoliosis. Oral Presentation presented at: 4th International Congress On Early Onset Scoliosis and Growing Spine (ICEOS); Ontario, Canada.

Salari P, Oliveira D, Akbarnia BA, Sponseller P, Mundis GM, Growing Spine Study Group. (2009, November). Infantile Idiopathic Scoliosis; Variations in Preferred Treatment Options. Oral Presentation presented at: 3rd International Congress On Early Onset Scoliosis and Growing Spine (ICEOS); Istanbul, Turkey.

Salari P, Akbarnia BA, Oliveira D, Sponseller P, Mundis GM. (2009, July). Infantile Idiopathic Scoliosis; Variations in Preferred Treatment Options. Oral Presentation presented at: 16th International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Vienna, Austria.

Salari P, Akbarnia BA, Oliveira D, Sponseller P, Mundis GM. (2009, April). Early Onset Scoliosis; Variations in Preferred Treatment Options. Oral Presentation presented at: Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Regional Meeting; Foz do Iguacu, Brazil.

Salari P, Pawelek JB, Mundis GM, Sponseller P, Boachie-Adjei O, Schwend RM, Bosch P, Blakemore L, Akbarnia BA. (2010, July). Factors Influencing the Decision for Surgical Intervention in Early Onset Scoliosis.. Oral Presentation presented at: International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Ontario, Canada.

Schroerlucke S, Mundis GM, Salari P, Bagheri R, Pawelek J, Akbarnia BA. (2010, April). Can XLIF Improve Coronal L4 Tilt In Severe Adult Lumbar Scoliosis. Oral Presentation presented at: 3rd Annual Research Meeting of Society of Lateral Access Surgery,; San Diego, CA.

Schroerlucke S, Mundis GM, Salari P, Bagheri R, Pawelek J, Akbarnia BA.. (2010, April). Isolating the Effect of The Lateral Approach in Combined Anterior and Posterior Surgery for Adult Spinal Deformity: A Radiographic Analysis. Oral Presentation presented at: 3rd Annual Research Meeting of Society of Lateral Access Surgery,; San Diego, CA.

Schroerlucke S, Salari P, Pawelek J, Akbarnia BA, GSSG. (2010, October). Preoperative Thoracic Kyphosis Can Predict Complications in Growing Rod Surgery for Early Onset Scoliosis. Oral Presentation presented at: 2010 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference and Exhibition; San Francisco, CA.

Schroerlucke S, Salari P, Pawelek J, Akbarnia BA, GSSG. (2011, May). Preoperative Thoracic Kyphosis Can Predict Complications in Growing Rod Surgery for Early Onset Scoliosis. Oral Presentation presented at: Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) Annual Meeting; Ontario, Canada.

Schroerlucke S, Salari P, Pawelek J, Akbarnia BA, GSSG. (2010, September). Preoperative Thoracic Kyphosis Can Predict Complications in Growing Rod Surgery for Early Onset Scoliosis. Oral Presentation presented at: 45th Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Annual Meeting & Pre-Meeting Course; Kyoto, Japan.

Skaggs DL, Salari P, Akbarnia BA. (2009, April). Shortening of Growing Rods can Reverse Cardiac Failure and Neurologic Injury. Oral Presentation presented at: Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) Annual Meeting/Spine Symposium; Boston, MA.

Yang J, McElroy M, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Oliveira D, Thompson GH, Emans J, Yazici M, Skaggs DL, Shah S, Kostial P, Sponseller P, Growing Spine Study Group. (2009, November). Growing Rods for Spinal Deformity: Characterizing Consensus and Variation in Current Use. Oral Presentation presented at: 3rd International Congress On Early Onset Scoliosis and Growing Spine (ICEOS); Istanbul, Turkey.

Yang J, McElroy M, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Oliveira D, Thompson GH., Emans J, Yazici M, Skaggs DL, Shah S, Kostial P, Sponseller P, Growing Spine Study Group. (2010, May). Growing Rods for Spinal Deformity: Characterizing Consensus and Variation in Current Use. Oral Presentation presented at: The 2010 Annual Meeting of Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA); Waikoloa, HI.

Yang J, Sponseller P, Thompson GH, Asher M, Salari P, Akbarnia BA. (2008, November). Growing Rods in Cerebral Palsy. Oral Presentation presented at: 2nd International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis & Growing Spine (ICEOS); Quebec, Canada.

Yang J, Sponseller P, Thompson GH, Emans J, Yazici M, Asher M, Karlin L, Skaggs DL, Poe-Kochert C, Bess S, Kadakia R, Salari P, Akbarnia BA. (2009, September). Growing Rod Fractures: Risk Factors and Opportunities for Prevention. Oral Presentation presented at: 44th Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Annual Meeting & Pre-Meeting Course; San Antonio, TX.

Yang J, Sponseller P, Thompson GH, Emans J, McCarthy R, Salari P, Akbarnia BA. (2008, November). Risk Factors for Rod Fractures in Growing Rod. Oral Presentation presented at: 2nd International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis & Growing Spine (ICEOS); Quebec, Canada.

Salari P, Moed, B.R, Bledsoe, J.G. (September, 2013). Supplemental S1 Fixation for Type C Pelvic Fracture: Biomechanical Study of a Long Iliosacral versus a Transsacral Screw. Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Resident Research Day – Visiting Professor – Dr. Seth Leopold, September 8, 2013

Salari P, Moed, B.R., Cannada, L.K. (September, 2013). Do Asymptomatic Patients Have Normal Gait and Outcome after Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Screw Fixation of Disruption of the Posterior Pelvic Ring? Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Resident Research Day – Visiting Professor – Dr. Seth Leopold, September 8, 2013

Salari P, Moed, B.R, Bledsoe, J.G. (April, 2014). Supplemental S1 Fixation for Type C Pelvic Fracture: Biomechanical Study of a Long Iliosacral versus a Transsacral Screw. Oral Presentation at: 2014 Annual Meeting of Mid-America Orthopaedic Association; San Antonio, TX.

Salari P, Moed, B.R., Cannada, L.K. (April, 2014). Do Asymptomatic Patients Have Normal Gait and Outcome after Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Screw Fixation of Disruption of the Posterior Pelvic Ring? Oral Presentation at: 2014 Annual Meeting of Mid-America Orthopaedic Association; San Antonio, TX.

Salari P, Moed, B.R., Cannada, L.K. (March, 2014) Do Asymptomatic Patients Have Normal Gait and Outcome after Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Screw Fixation of Disruption of the Posterior Pelvic Ring? Oral Presentation presented at: 2014 Annual Meeting of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS); New Orleans, LA.

Poster Presentations

Soltanzadeh S, Salari P, Esmailei A. (2001, October). Evaluation of the Result of Treatment of Idiopathic Clubfoot by Using the Posteromedial Release Method in Clubfoot Patients under 7 years of age. Poster presented at: 2nd Annual National Research Seminar of Medical Students; Gorgan, Iran.

Akbarnia BA, Khan SN, Salari P,Tebi S, Thompson GH, Karlin L, McCarthy R, Perez-Grueso F, Elsebaie H, Kadakia R, Marks D,Kostial P. (2008, September). Does Subcutaneous Placement of the Rods Give Better Results in Growing Rod Technique?. Poster presented at: 43rd Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Annual Meeting & Pre-Meeting Course; Salt Lake City, UT.

Akbarnia BA, Khan SN, Salari P,Tebi S, Thompson GH, Karlin L, McCarthy R, Perez-Grueso F, Elsebaie H, Kadakia R, Marks D,Kostial P. (2008, July). Does Subcutaneous Placement of the Rods Give Better Results in Growing Rod Technique?. Poster presented at: 15th International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

Akbarnia BA, Khan SN, Salari P,Tebi S, Thompson GH, Karlin L, McCarthy R, Perez-Grueso F, Elsebaie H, Kadakia R, Marks D, Kostial P. (2008, November). Does Subcutaneous Placement of the Rods Give Better Results in Growing Rod Technique?. Poster presented at: 2nd International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis & Growing Spine (ICEOS); Quebec, Canada.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Bagheri R, Kabirian N, Salari P, Pawelek J. (2011, June). Lateral Approach for Interbody Fusion (LIF) Is a Safe and Effective Technique to Reconstruct the Anterior Spinal Coulmn in Complex Adult Spinal Deformity: A Minimun 2- Year Follow Up Study. Poster presented at: American Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting; Boston, MA.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Salari P, Walker B, Pool S, Chang A. (2009, November). A Technical Report on the Ellipse Technologies Device: A Remotely Expandable Device for Non-Invasive Lengthening of Growing Rod. Poster presented at: 3rd International Congress On Early Onset Scoliosis and Growing Spine (ICEOS); Istanbul, Turkey.

Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Thompson GH, Sponseller P, Emans J, GSSG. (2010, November). Outcomes of Growing Rod Techniques in Early Onset Scoliosis: Does the Etiology Matter?. Poster presented at: 4th International Congress On Early Onset Scoliosis and Growing Spine (ICEOS); Ontario, Canada.

Akbarnia BA, Varma V, Bess S, Bagheri R, Mahjouri S, Lhamby JT, Hsu V, Salari P. (2008, July). Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF) Safely Improves Segmental and Global Deformity in Large Adult Lumbar Scoliosis; Preliminary Results on 13 patients. Poster presented at: 15th International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Salari P, Bagheri R. (2011, February). Two-Year Post-Op Follow-Up on A Less Invasive Far Lateral Approach in Advanced Adult Spine Deformity. Poster presented at: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) 2011 Annual Meeting; San Diego, CA.

Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Salari P, Walker B, Pool S, Chang A. (2010, July). A Technical Report on the MAGEC™ System: A Remotely Expandable Device for Non-invasive Lengthening of Growing Rod. Poster presented at: 17th International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Ontario, Canada.

Justin SY, Sponseller P, Akbarnia BA, Thompson GH, Kostial P, Salari P, Emans JB, Skaggs DL; Yazici M, Shah S, Asher M. (2009, September). Indications and Practice of Growing Rods: Characterizing Current Use. Poster presented at: 44th Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Annual Meeting & Pre-Meeting Course; San Antonio, TX.

Justin SY, Sponseller P, Akbarnia BA, Thompson GH, Kostial P, Salari P, Emans JB, Skaggs DL; Yazici M, Shah S, Asher M. (2009, July). Indications and Practice of Growing Rods: Characterizing Current Use. Poster presented at: 16th International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Vienna, Austria.

McCarthy R, Akbarnia BA, McCullough F, Salari P, Skaggs D,Thompson GH, Shah S, Perez-Grueso F, Asher M, Yazici M. (2008, September). Growing Rods in Myelomeningocele for Scoliosis Treatment: Long Term Follow up. Poster presented at: 43rd Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Annual Meeting & Pre-Meeting Course; Salt Lake City, UT.

Mundis GM, Akbarnia BA, Salari P, Manos R, Varma V, Bagheri R. (2009, November). Can Minimally Invasive Lateral Interbody Fusion Replace Open Interbody Approach in Combined Surgery For Complex Adult Spine Deformity?. Poster presented at: 24th North American Spine Society (NASS) Annual Meeting; San Francisco, CA.

Salari P, Akbarnia BA, Blakemore L, Sponseller P, Schwend R. (2010, November). Evolution of Growing Rod Surgery in Treatment of Early Onset Scoliosis: Trends in the past 30 years. Poster presented at: 4th International Congress On Early Onset Scoliosis and Growing Spine (ICEOS); Ontario, Canada.

Salari P, Akbarnia BA, Blakemore L, Sponseller P, Schwend R. (2010, July). Evolution of Growing Rod Surgery in Treatment of Early Onset Scoliosis: Trends in the Past 30 Years. Poster presented at: 17th International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Ontario, Canada.

Salari P, Mirzazadeh A.. (2003, July). Twenty-Four Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring in Hypertensive Patients: Predicting Hypertension Crisis. Poster presented at: National Bo-Ali Sina Congress; Sari, Iran (Islamic Republic of).

Salari P, Oliveira D, Akbarnia B.A, Kostial P,. (2009, April). Neurological Complication after Growing Rod Implants Exchange: A Case Report. Poster presented at: Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Regional Meeting; Foz do Iguacu, Brazil.

Salari P, Pawelek JB, Mundis GM, Sponseller P, Boachie-Adjei O, Schwend RM, Bosch P, Blakemore L, Akbarnia BA. (2010, November). Factors Influencing the Decision for Surgical Intervention in Early Onset Scoliosis. Poster presented at: 4th International Congress On Early Onset Scoliosis and Growing Spine (ICEOS); Ontario, Canada.

Salari P, Pawelek JB, Mundis GM, Sponseller P, Boachie-Adjei O, Schwend RM, Bosch P, Blakemore L, Akbarnia BA. (2010, September). Factors Influencing the Decision for Surgical Intervention in Early Onset Scoliosis. Poster presented at: 45th Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Annual Meeting & Pre-Meeting Course; Kyoto, Japan.

Schroerlucke S, Mundis GM, Salari P, Bagheri R, Pawelek J, Akbarnia BA. (2011, April). Isolating The Effect of The Lateral Approach in Combined Anterior and Posterior Surgery for Adult Spinal Deformity: A Radiographic Analysis. Poster presented at: International Society for The Advancement of Spine Surgery,; Las Vegas, NV.

Schroerlucke S, Salari P, Pawelek J, Akbarnia BA, GSSG. (2011, June). Preoperative Thoracic Kyphosis Can Predict Complications in Growing Rod Surgery for Early Onset Scoliosis. Poster presented at: American Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting; Boston, MA.

Skaggs DL, Salari P, Akbarnia BA. (2009, July). Shortening of Growing Rods can Reverse Cardiac Failure and Neurologic Injury. Poster presented at: 16th International Meeting on Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST); Vienna, Austria.

Salari P, Moed, B.R, Bledsoe, J.G. (February, 2015). Supplemental S1 Fixation for Type C Pelvic Fracture: Biomechanical Study of a Long Iliosacral versus a Transsacral Screw. Poster presented at:  2015 One AO Multi- Specialty Meeting; Las Vegas, NV.

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Jessica Traver, M.D.
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Medical School: University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Alicia Faye Worden, M.D.

Alicia Faye Worden, M.D.
Hometown: Danbury, Ct
Undergraduate: Fordham University, New York, NY
Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine

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PUBLICATIONS:

Worden, A; Ilyas AM, MD. Ulnar neuropathy following distal humerus fracture fixation. Orthop Clin Northo Am. 2012 Oct;43(4):509-14


PRESENTATIONS:

Novel Radiographic and Anatomic Evaluation of Tibial Tubercle-Trochlear Groove (TT-TG) Distance. Alicia Worden, MD; Adnan Cutuk, MD; Scott Kaar, MD; Joshua Owen, MD.  Podium presentation at Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, San Antonio, TX. 2014


Case Presentation: Patellofemoral Dislocations. Alicia Worden, MD. Saint Louis University Orthopaedic Department Grand Rounds, St. Louis, MO. Nov 2013

Case Presentation: Peri-prosthetic Femur Fractures. Alicia Worden, MD. Saint Louis Orthopaedic Society, St Louis MO. October 2013

Late Ulnar Neuropathy Following Distal Humerus Fracture Fixation. Alicia Worden, MD, Asif Ilyas, MD, AAOS National Meeting, San Diego, CA 2011

 


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