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DAVID J. SLUTSKY M.D.

Diplomate, American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Hand Surgery
Member, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Founding Editor-in-Chief, the Journal of Wrist Surgery, Thieme, Director, International Wrist Investigators Workshop

 

CURRICULUM VITAE (updated 2/10/16)

CERTIFICATIONS:
Recertification in Orthopedics - Added Qualifications in Hand Surgery Examination. August 28, 2000 and September 19, 2010.
American Association of Electrodiagnostic Technicians Certification in Nerve Conduction studies - obtained October 9,1999.
Qualified Medical Evaluator Certification - obtained July 1994.
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Hand Surgery - obtained August 31, 1992.
American Orthopedic Board Exams - obtained July 12, 1991.
Canadian Orthopedic Board Exams - obtained November 17, 1987.
California Licensure #G 60377 - obtained June 20, 1987.
National Boards (Parts 1-3) - obtained July 1, 1982.
M.D. License (L.M.C.C.) - obtained May 28, 1981.

RESIDENCY / FELLOWSHIPS:
Postgraduate Course in Orthopedics, The University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. July 1, 1982 - June 30, 1987. Directors: Garth Johnson M.D., Mervin Letts M.D.

Visiting Overseas Associate to the Plastic Surgery Unit, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia. With G. Ian Taylor M.D. April 1988 - May 1988

Hand & Microsurgical Fellowship, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Loma Linda University Medical Center. July 1, 1988 - June 30, 1989. Director: Virchel E. Wood M.D.

SPECIAL TRAINING / COURSES:
Microvascular Surgical Research using a rat model. University of Manitoba, Microvascular lab. March -May 1984.
Accredited Basic Microvascular Surgery Course. Loma Linda University Medical Center. August 1988.
AO/ASIF Hand Course. San Diego, CA April 26-1992 - May 1, 1992.
Physicians Fluoroscopy Course. Hoag Memorial Hospital, Newport Beach, CA February 5, 1994.
Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release Cadaver Course. Los Angeles, CA Oct 23, 1994.
Agee Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release Cadaver Course. Torrance, CA March 25, 1995.
Nerve conduction studies and EMG - private instruction Mike Skurja MPT, Arnold Tripp MPT 1998-1999
Wrist Arthroscopy 2000. Orthopedic Learning Center, Chicago, IL. August 4-6, 2000.
Wrist Arthroscopy: Current Techniques and Perspectives. Orthopedic Learning Center. Chicago, IL. May 18-19, 2001.
Thirteenth Annual Electroneuromyographic Symposium. Rocky Mountain University, Provo UT. April 25 -29, 2002.
AO/ASIF Hand Course. Miami, FL. May 31-June 2, 2002.
AO/ASIF Hand and Wrist Fracture Course. Coronado, CA. April 16-18, 2004.

TEACHING APPOINTMENTS:
Clinical Instructor and Attending Hand Surgeon
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA
July 1, 1989 - October 1, 1990

Professional Staff Association Member
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Torrance, CA 90509
October 1991 – 2004


Dept. of Orthopedics
UCLA School of Medicine

Chief of Reconstructive Hand Surgery
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
July 2005 – present

MEMBERSHIPS:
Fellow, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Member, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
AO North America Faculty Member
Member, International Wrist Investigators Workshop

PROFESSIONAL COMMITTEES:
American Association for Hand Surgery. Resident and Fellows Meeting, Paper Selection Committee. Kauai, HI Jan 8, 2003.

President, Southern California Society for Surgery of the Hand, 2007 – 2010.
Vice President 2004 – 2006.

Self Assessment Exam Committee. American Society for Surgery of the Hand 2006 - 2009.

Publication and Education Task Force Committee. American Society for Surgery of the Hand 2008-2010. Chair 2010 - 2013.

Orthopedic Knowledge Update Committee. American Society for Surgery of the Hand 2007.

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Distal Radius Fractures Guidelines Committee 2008 – 2009

Co-Director, International Wrist Investigators Workshop. 2007 - 2012

Director, International Wrist Investigators Workshop 2013 - present

 


HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS:
Torrance Memorial Hospital
Little Company of Mary Hospital
Long Beach Memorial Hospital

VIDEOTAPES:
Vascularized Pedicled Flaps of the Forearm and Hand.

Presented at the Videotape Theater, American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Minneapolis, MN. Sept. 1998 and Boston, Mass. Sept. 1999.

Cadaver demonstrations; The Volar Radial Wrist Portal, The First Dorsal Metacarpal Artery Flap. 2000

Wrist Arthroscopy Course Videotapes, Chicago, IL Aug 4-6 2000. American Society for Surgery of the Hand videotape library.

The Technique and Science of Nerve Grafting. American Society for Surgery of the Hand videotape library 2009.

SCIENTIFIC POSTER EXHIBITS:
Interosseous Wiring Techniques in Digital Replantation. American Society for Surgery of the Hand.
Phoenix, AZ Oct 1992.

Use of an External Fixator in Opening Wedge Osteotomy of Distal Radius Malunion. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Kansas City, MO. Oct 1993.

Versatility of the Minicondylar Blade Plate. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Cincinnati, Ohio.
Oct 1994.

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT:
The Fragment Specific External Fixator - FDA approved September 2005
[Non joint bridging external fixation of intra-articular distal radius fractures]

PUBLICATIONS


BOOKS:
1. Peripheral Nerve Surgery: Practical Applications in the Upper Extremity. Slutsky DJ, Hentz VR, eds. Elsevier. Philadelphia, 2006.

2. Techniques in Wrist and Hand Arthroscopy. Slutsky DJ, Nagle DJ, eds. Elsevier. Philadelphia. August 2007.

3. Injuries to the Distal Radius and Carpus: The Cutting Edge. Slutsky DJ, Osterman AL, eds. Elsevier. Philadelphia. December 2008.

4. Master Skills in Nerve Repair. Slutsky DJ, ed. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Chicago. September 2008.(Winner of the bronze award in the Association Trends All Media contest 2008).

5. Principles and Practice of Wrist Surgery. Slutsky DJ, ed. Elsevier. Philadelphia. Publication January 2010.

6. The Scaphoid: New Tricks for an Old Bone. Slutsky DJ, Slade JF III, eds. Thieme, NY. Publication 2010.

7. The Art of Microsurgical Hand Reconstruction. Slutsky DJ, ed. Thieme, NY. January 2013

Publication  2012. Winner of an Honorable mention in the 2013 Annual PROSE book award, Clinical Medicine category.  http://www.proseawards.com/current-winners.html) Winner of a Silver book award in the Professional/Technical category at the IBPA’s Benjamin Franklin Book Awards 2013 http://www.ibpa-online.org/bf.  Highly Commended in the Surgical specialties category of the 2014 BMA Medical Book Awards. http://bma.org.uk/about-the-bma/bma-library/medical-book-awards

8. Current Reconstructive Surgery. Losee J, Taub P, Slutsky DJ. Wu L, Eds.  McGraw-Hill. New York. Publication November  2012

9. American Society for Surgery of the Hand Textbook. Weiss APC, Berger R, Hentz VR, Slutsky DJ, Goldfarb C, Steinmann S, eds. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Chicago. October  2013

10. Upper Extremity Surgery. Slutsky DJ, ed. McGraw-Hill. New York. May 2014

11. Techniques in Wrist and Hand Arthroscopy. 2nd Edition. Slutsky DJ. ed. Elsevier. Philadelphia. Publication pending 2016

12. Principles of Hand Surgery and Therapy, 3rd Edition. Trumble TE, Rayan G, Baratz M, Budoff JE, Slutsky DJ, eds. Elsevier, Inc. Philadelphia. Publication pending 2016

BOOK CHAPTERS:

1-3) Slutsky, DJ. 1. Neurosensory Pedicled Flaps for Hand Coverage, 2. Electrodiagnostic Studies of the Upper extremity, 3. Nerve Grafting of the Upper Extremity. In: Peripheral Nerve Surgery: Practical Applications in the Upper Extremity. Slutsky DJ, Hentz VR, eds. Elsevier, Philadelphia. 2006.

4-11) Slutsky DJ. 1. Volar and Dorsal Arthroscopy Portals, 2. TM and STT Portals, 3.Arthroscopic Radial Styloidectomy, 4. Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Repairs, 5. Arthroscopic Thumb Arthroplasty, 6. Arthroscopic Release of Wrist Contracture,
7. Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release. In Techniques in Wrist and Hand Arthroscopy. Slutsky DJ, Nagle DJ, eds. Elsevier. Philadelphia. August 2007.

12-14) Slutsky DJ. 1. Volar and Dorsal Arthroscopy Portals, 2. Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Repairs.  In Master’s Technique in Wrist and Elbow Arthroscopy. Budoff JE, Slade JF, Trumble TE, eds. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. August 2006.

15) Slutsky DJ. Wrist Arthroscopy, Portals and Procedures. In Hand Surgery Update IV. Trumble TE, Tomaino MM, eds. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Sept 2007.

16-19) Slutsky, DJ. 1. Nerve Grafting of the Upper Extremity 2. Electrodiagnostic Studies for Hand Surgeons. 3. Median nerve fascicle transfer to P.I.N. for radial nerve palsy. In Master Skills in Nerve Repair. Slutsky DJ, ed. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Chicago. Sept 2008.

20) Slutsky DJ. Techniques for Nerve Compression Syndrome. In Procedures in Reconstructive Surgery. Chung K, section editor. Elsevier, Ltd. London. December 2008.

21-25) Slutsky DJ. 1. External Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures: Bridging/Nonbridging and Combined. 2. Predicting the Outcome of Distal Radius Fractures 3. Rehabilitation Following Distal Radius Fractures: a biomechanical/procedure specific approach 4.  Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Tears. In Distal Radius and Carpal Fractures: The Cutting Edge. Slutsky DJ, Osterman AL, eds. Elsevier. Philadelphia. December 2008.

26) Slutsky DJ. Nerve Compression in the Upper Extremity. In Current Reconstructive Surgery. Losee J, Serletti J. Eds.  McGraw-Hill. New York. Publication pending 2011.

27-28) Slutsky DJ. 1. Wrist Arthroscopy: Portals and Procedures. In Operative Techniques in Orthopedic Surgery. 2. Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Repairs. Hunt TR, III section editor. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins. Philadelphia. July 2010.

29-31). Slutsky DJ. 1. Dorsal Thumb Flaps  2. The Lateral Arm Flap. In Master Skills in Soft Tissue Coverage. Rayan G, ed. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Chicago. September 2009

32-37). Slutsky DJ. 1. External fixation of distal radius fractures: bridging/nonbridging  2. Arthroscopic/percutaneous scaphoid fixation 3. Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament repair
4. Wrist Arthroscopy: methodology and procedures 5. Compressive Neuropathies about the wrist. In Principles and Practice of Wrist Surgery. Slutsky DJ, ed. Elsevier. Philadelphia. September  2009.

38) Slutsky DJ. Wrist Arthroscopy. In Green’s Operative Hand Surgery, 6th Edition. Wolfe SW, Hotchkiss RN, Pederson WC, Kozin HS eds. Elsevier Churchill Livingstone. Philadelphia. October 2010.

39). Slutsky DJ. New Advances in Nerve Repair. In Rehabilitation of the Hand, 6th Edition. Osterman AL, Amadio PC, Skirven TM, Fedorczyk J, eds. Elsevier Churchill Livingstone. Philadelphia. October 2010.

40). Slutsky DJ. Midcarpal Instability:  Arthroscopic Techniques. In AANA Advanced  Elbow and Wrist Arthroscopy. Ryu R, Field L, Savoie F, eds. Elsevier. Philadelphia. July 2010.

41). Slutsky DJ. Wrist arthroscopy in Distal Radius Fractures: Methodology and Portals. In Distal Radius Fractures– Arthroscopic Management. Del Pinal F, Luchetti R, Mathoulin C, eds. Springer. Germany. March 2010.

42-43). Slutsky DJ.1. Arthroscopic Guided Scaphoid Screw Fixation. 2. Volar Non-traction Percutaneous Screw Fixation. In The Scaphoid. Slutsky DJ, Slade JF III, eds. Thieme, NY. October 2010.

44). Slutsky DJ. STT interposition Arthroplasty. In Arthritis of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication. Glickel SZ, Bernstein RA, eds. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Chicago, IL. Publication pending 2010.

45). Slutsky DJ. Osteoarthritis of the Thumb. In Disorders of the Hand: Diagnosis and Treatment. Trail I, Fleming A, eds. Springer, NY. 2012.

46 -51). Slutsky DJ. 1. The first dorsal metacarpal artery flap 2) The reversed digital artery flap 3) dorsal radial artery thumb flaps 4) The lateral arm flap 5) The reversed radial forearm flap. In Microsurgical Atlas: A Palette of Procedures. Slutsky DJ, ed. Thieme, NY.   2012.

52). Slutsky DJ. Compressive neuropathies of the Median and Ulnar Nerves. In American Society for Surgery of the Hand Textbook. Weiss APC, Berger R, Hentz VR, Slutsky DJ, Goldfarb C, Steinmann S, eds. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Chicago. 2013

53 - 58). Slutsky DJ. 1. Reversed digital artery flap  2. First dorsal metacarpal artery flap 3. Pedicled radial forearm flap  4. Lateral arm flap  5. Dorsal thumb flaps.  In  Microsurgical Atlas: A Palette of Procedures. Slutsky DJ, ed. Thieme, NY. 2012

59.) Slutsky DJ. Wrist arthroscopy in Ulnar Wrist Pain: Setup and Portals. In Ulnar Wrist Pain– Arthroscopic Management. Del Pinal F,  Mathoulin C, Toshiyasu Nakamura eds. Springer. Germany. 2012.

60 – 70). Slutsky DJ. 1. Small Joint Arthroscopy  2. Thumb.Arthroplasty/Fusion   
3. Digital nerve repair/reconstruction  4. Soft Tissue Coverage of the Fingers.Carpus  5. Vascularized pedicled scaphoid grafts 6. Nerve entrapments at the wrist 7. Distal Radius Fractures 8. Nerve entrapments about the elbow 9. Nerve repair/reconstruction about the elbow 10. Nerve transfers for radial nerve palsy 11.DRUJ replacement. In   Upper Extremity Surgery. Slutsky DJ, ed. McGraw-Hill, Inc. 2014.

71. Slutsky DJ. 1. Wrist Arthroscopy: Portals and Procedures.. 2. Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Repairs.  In Operative Techniques in Orthopedic Surgery, 2nd edition. Hunt TR, III section editor. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins. Philadelphia. publication pending 2014.

72. Slutsky DJ. Arthroscopic Management of Dorsal Capsular lesions. In Wrist and Elbow Arthroscopy, 2nd Edition: A Practical Surgical Guide to Techniques. Geissler, WB ed. Springer, NY. Publication pending 2014

73. Slutsky DJ. Midcarpal Instability:  Arthroscopic Techniques. In AANA Advanced  Elbow and Wrist Arthroscopy. Ryu R, Field L, Savoie F, eds. Elsevier. Philadelphia. Pending  2016

74. Slutsky DJ. Scaphoid nonunions. In Scaphoid case book. Jeffrey Yao ed. Springer, NY. Publication pending 2015

75. Scaphoid Nonunions. In Hand Surgery Update VI. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Murray P, Hammert W, eds.. Publication pending 2016

76. Slutsky DJ. Nerve injury,repair and Nerve transfers. Principles of Hand Surgery and Therapy, 3rd Edition. Trumble TE, Rayan G, Baratz M, Budoff JE, Slutsky DJ, eds. Elsevier, Inc. Philadelphia. Publication pending 2016

77-104. Slutsky DJ. 1. Wrist Arthroscopy Portals 2. Trapeziometacarpal and Scaphotrapezial Arthroscopy Portals 3. Triangular Fibrocartilage Tears 4. Foveal Tears and Arthroscopy of the Distal Radioulnar Joint 5. Ulnocarpal Impaction 6. Scapholunate Ligament Instability 7. Lunotriquetral Ligament Injuries 8. Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Tears 9. Arthroscopy and Midcarpal Instability 10. Arthroscopic Treatment of Scaphoid Fractures and Nonunions 11. Arthroscopic Treatment of Distal Radius Fractures
12. Arthroscopic Treatment of Intra-Articular Distal Radius Malunions
13. Arthroscopic Treatment of Trans-Scaphoid Perilunate Dislocations
14. Arthroscopic Wrist Capsulotomy 15. Arthroscopic Synovectomy
16. Arthroscopy and Kienbocks 17. Arthroscopic Resection of Volar and Dorsal Wrist Ganglia 18. Arthroscopic Radial Styloidectomy 19. Arthroscopic Distal Scaphoid Resection for SNAC Wrist 20. Arthroscopic Capitolunate Fusion 21. Arthroscopic Proximal Row Carpectomy 22. Metacarpophalangal Joint Arthroscopy
23. Trapeziometacarpal and Scaphotrapezial Portals  24. Arthroscopic Assisted Fixation of Bennett’s/Rolando Fractures 25. Arthroscopic Assisted Fixation of 5th CMC Fractures
26. Arthroscopic Treatment of Trapeziometacarpal OA  27. Arthroscopic Treatment of Scaphotrapezial OA. In Techniques in Wrist and Hand Arthroscopy. 2nd Edition. Slutsky DJ, Author.  Elsevier, Inc., Philadelphia. Publication pending 2016

AWARDS:

Guide to America’s Top 10% of Doctors  2009 -2013,  Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.  
Guide to America’s Top Surgeons  2009, Consumers Research Council of America.

SuperDoctors 2015

 

JOURNAL EDITING:

Founding Editor-In-Chief, The Journal of Wrist Surgery (Thieme, Inc.) 2012 - present

Guest Editor, Hand Clinics: Wrist and Small Joint Arthroscopy. August 2011.

Guest Editor, Atlas of the Hand Clinics. Nerve Repair and Reconstruction: A Practical Guide. March 2005.

Guest Editor, Hand Clinics: Distal Radius Fractures. Co-editor: Andrew Gutow M.D., Ann Arbor, MI. August 2005.

EDITORIAL BOARDS:
Consultant Reviewer, Journal of Hand Surgery: 2004 – 2010
Consultant Review, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 2007
Consultant Reviewer, Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research: 2004 -2005

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES:

1. Thrombogenic Agents in Microvascular Anastomoses (Abstract). Orthopedic Transactions, Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, 1987.

2. Letts RM, Slutsky DJ. Occipitocervical arthrodesis in children.
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1990 Sep;72(8):1166-70.

3. Wood VE, Slutsky DJ. Creation of an opposable small finger by muscle transfer.
J Hand Surg [Am]. 1991 Sep;16(5):810-3.

4. Slutsky, DJ. Wrist Arthroscopy Through a Volar Radial Portal. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, Vol 18, No 6 (July-August), 2002: pp 624-30.

5. Slutsky, DJ. Arthroscopic Repair of Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Tears. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, 2002 Nov - Dec, 18(9):E49

6. Slutsky, DJ. Volar Portals in Wrist Arthroscopy. Journal of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand • Vol 2, No.4, November 2002: pp 225-232.

7. Slutsky, DJ. Nerve Conduction Studies in Hand Surgery. Journal of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Vol. 3, No. 3, August 2003 pp 152-169.

8. Slutsky, DJ. The Use of a Volar Ulnar Portal in Wrist Arthroscopy. The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. Volume 20, Issue 2 , February 2004, Pages 158-163.

9. Slutsky, DJ. Electromyography in Hand Surgery. Journal of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Vol 4, No. 3, August 2004 pp 176 - 186.

10. Slutsky, DJ. Clinical Applications of Volar Portals in Wrist Arthroscopy. Techniques in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery. Vol 8, No 4, December 2004 pp 229-238.

11. Slutsky, DJ. Neurosensory Pedicled Flaps to the Hand. Atlas of the Hand Clinics. Nerve Repair and Reconstruction: A Practical Guide. Vol 10, No 1, March 2005, pp 141-170.

12. Slutsky, DJ. A Practical Approach to Nerve Grafting in the Upper Extremity. Atlas of the Hand Clinics. Nerve Repair and Reconstruction: A Practical Guide. Vol 10, No 1, March 2005, pp 73-92.

13. Slutsky, DJ. Electrodiagnostic Testing in Hand Surgery. Atlas of the Hand Clinics. Nerve Repair and Reconstruction: A Practical Guide. Vol 10, No 1, March 2005, pp 33-63.

14. Slutsky DJ. Predicting The Outcome Of Distal Radius Fractures. Hand Clinics: Distal Radius Fractures. Vol 21, No. 3 August 2005, pp. 289-294

15. Slutsky DJ. Nonbridging External Fixation of Intra-articular Distal Radius Fractures. Hand Clinics: Distal Radius Fractures. Vol 21, No. 3 August 2005, pp 381-394.

16. Slutsky DJ. Rehabilitation of Distal Radius Fractures: a Biomechanical
Guide. Hand Clinics: Distal Radius Fractures. Vol 21, No. 3 August 2005, pp 381-394.

17. Management of Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Repairs. Journal of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Vol 5, No 3, August . pp 167-174.

18. Arthroscopic Dorsal Radiocarpal ligament Repair. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, Vol 21, No 12 December, 2005: 1486.e1- 1486.e8.

19. Slutsky, DJ. DRUJ arthroscopy and the Volar Ulnar Portal. Techniques in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery. 11(1): 1-7, 2007.

20. Slutsky, DJ. Use of the D-2 Portal in Trapeziometacarpal Arthroscopy. Arthroscopy. The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, Vol 23, No 11 November, 2007: 1241.e1- 1244.e4

21. Slutsky, DJ. External Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures. The Journal of Hand Surgery (Am). Volume 32, No 10, December 2007:1624-37

22. Slutsky, DJ. The Incidence of Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Tears in Patients
Having Diagnostic Wrist Arthroscopy for Wrist Pain. The Journal of Hand Surgery (Am). Accepted for Publication 2008.

23. Slutsky, DJ. The Incidence of Dorsal Radiocarpal ligament tears in the
presence of other intercarpal derangements. Arthroscopy. The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. Accepted for Publication 2008.

24. Slutsky DJ, Nagle DJ. Wrist arthroscopy: Current concepts. Journal of Hand Surgery (Am). Invited paper, publication pending 2008.

25. Slutsky DJ. Use of Nerve Conduction Studies and the Pressure -Specified Sensory Device in the Diagnosis of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. The Journal of Hand Surgery (Eur)  Volume 25, No 1 February 2009: pp 60-5.

26. Slutsky DJ. Granular Cell Nerve tumor in the Hand: Case Report. The Journal of Hand Surgery , 2009;34A:1512-1514.

27. Lichtman DM, Bindra RR, Boyer MI, Putnam MD, Ring D, Slutsky DJ, Taras JS, Watters WC 3rd, Goldberg MJ, Keith M, Turkelson CM, Wies JL, Haralson RH 3rd, Boyer KM, Hitchcock K, Raymond L. Treatment of distal radius fractures. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2010 Mar;18(3):180-9.

28. Lichtman DM, Bindra RR, Boyer MI, Putnam MD, Ring D, Slutsky DJ, Taras JS, Watters Iii WC, Goldberg MJ, Keith M, Turkelson CM, Wies JL, Haralson Iii RH, Boyer KM, Hitchcock K, Raymond L. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Clinical Practice Guideline on: The Treatment of Distal Radius Fractures. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 Apr;93(8):775-8

29. Slutsky DJ. Arthroscopic evaluation of the Foveal Attachment  of the Triangular Fibrocartilage. Hand Clin. 2011 Aug;27(3):255-61. 

 

30. Slutsky DJ. Arthroscopic reduction and percutaneous fixation of fifth carpometacarpal
fracture dislocations. Hand Clin. 2011 Aug;27(3):361-7.

31. Geissler WB, Adams JE, Bindra RR, Lanzinger WD, Slutsky DJ. Scaphoid Fractures: What's Hot, What's Not. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012 Jan 18;94(2):169-81.

32. Slutsky DJ. Current concepts in Wrist Arthroscopy. Journal of Hand Surgery 2012 Sept, 32A 1932-1941.

33. Slutsky DJ. J of Hand Surgery Select:, an expert critique of  The Incidence of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Ligament Injuries in Scaphoid Waist Fractures. Jørgsholm, P et al. J Hand Surg 2010;35A:368–374 . Hausmann M, ed.  2012.

34. Slutsky DJ .The Role of Arthroscopy in Wrist Arthritis. Current Rheumatology Reviews. Vol. 8, No.4, 2012

35. Slutsky DJ. Current concepts in Wrist Arthroscopy. Journal of Hand Surgery 2012 Sept, 32A 1932-1941.

36. Slutsky DJ. J of Hand Surgery Select:, an expert critique of  The Incidence of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Ligament Injuries in Scaphoid Waist Fractures. Jørgsholm, P et al. J Hand Surg 2010;35A:368–374 . Hausmann M, ed.  October 2012.

37. Slutsky DJ. The Role of Arthroscopy in Trapeziometacarpal Arthritis. Clin Orthop Relat Res. Nov 2012.

38. Slutsky DJ, Trevare J. Use of Arthroscopy for the treatment of scaphoid fractures. Hand Clinics 2014 Feb;30(1):91-103.

39. Slutsky DJ, Trevare J. Scapholunate and Lunotriquetral injuries: Arthroscopic and Open Management. Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Review. Volume 22, Issue 1. Publication pending March 2014.

40. Slutsky DJ. Current Concepts: The Management of Digital Nerve Injuries. J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Jun;39(6):1208-1215


COURSES CHAIRED:

1. Chairman: Instructional Course, “Vascularized Pedicled Flaps of the Forearm and Hand”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 53rd Annual meeting. Minneapolis, MN., Sept. 1998. Course Faculty: Michael B. Wood M.D., Professor, Mayo Clinic; Richard S. Idler M.D., Assoc. Professor, Indiana School of Medicine.

2. Chairman: Skills Course with cadaver demonstration “Vascularized Pedicled Flaps of the Forearm and Hand”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 54th Annual meeting. Boston, Mass., Sept. 1999. Course Faculty: Richard S. Idler M.D., Assoc. Professor, Indiana School of Medicine.

3. Chairman: Instructional Course “Use of Nerve Conduction Studies in Hand Surgery”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 57th Annual meeting. Phoenix, AZ, Oct 3, 2002. Course faculty: Vincent R. Hentz M.D., Professor of Orthopedics, Stanford University.

4. Chairman: Instructional Course “Specialized Techniques in Hand and Wrist Arthroscopy”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 57th Annual meeting. Phoenix, AZ, Oct 4, 2002. Course faculty: Randall W. Culp M.D., Associate Professor Thomas Jefferson University, Daniel J. Nagle M.D., Associate Professor Northwestern University, Leo Rozmaryn M.D.

5. Chairman: Preconference Course “Nerve Repair and Reconstruction - Surgical Decision-Making and Technique. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 58th Annual meeting. Chicago, IL Sept 18, 2003. Co-Chairman: Vincent R. Hentz M.D., Professor of Orthopedics, Stanford University. (17 International Course faculty members).

6. Co-Chairman: Preconference Course “Wrist Arthroscopy:Surgical Decision-Making and Technique. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 59th Annual meeting. New York, New York. Sept 9, 2004. Co-Chairman: Joseph F. Slade III, Yale University. (18 International Course faculty members).

7. Chairman: Instructional Course “Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Complications and Revisions”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 59th Annual meeting. New York, New York. Sept 11, 2004. Course faculty: Vincent R. Hentz M.D., Kevin Plancher M.D.

8. Chairman: Instructional Course “ Distal Radius Fractures” Surgical Decision Making and Rehabilitation. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 60thth Annual meeting. San
Antonio, TX, Sept 22, 2005. Course faculty: Randy Bindra M.D., Robert Medoff M.D., Mojca Herman OTR.

9. Chairman: Crucial Elements in Hand Surgery. Jointly sponsored by the Southern California Society for Surgery of the Hand and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Wilshire Grand Hotel, Los Angeles, CA. November 19, 2005.

10. Co-Chairman: Electives in Hand Surgery II. Sponsored by American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Tampa, Fl. February 10 –11, 2006. Chairman: Ghazi Rayan M.D.

11. Chairman: Preconference Course “Distal Radius Fractures: Surgical Decision Making and Technique”, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 61st Annual meeting. Washington, D.C., Sept 6, 2006.

12. Chairman: Instructional Course “Use of Nerve Conduction Studies in Hand Surgery”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 57th Annual meeting. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 61st Annual meeting. Washington, D.C., Sept 8, 2006. Course faculty: Vincent R. Hentz M.D.

13. Chairman: International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop. Cairns, Australia. March 17, 2007.

14. Chairman, Electives in Hand Surgery III. New Orleans, Louisianna. Feb 8-9, 2008.

15. Chairman: Preconference Course “Upper Extremity Arthritis: Core Knowledge”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 62nd Annual meeting. Chicago, IL., Sept 17, 2008.

16. Co-chairman. Masters Technique in Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty of the Wrist. Co-Chairmen: Brian Adam MD, Richard Berger MD.  American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 64th Annual meeting. San Francisco, CA  Sept 2, 2009.

17. Chairman, Instructional Course: Scaphoid Fractures and Nonunions. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 64th Annual meeting. San Francisco, CA  Sept 3, 2009.

18. Chairman, Interactive Case Reviews. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 64th Annual meeting. San Francisco, CA  Sept 5, 2009.

19. Chairman, American Society for Surgery of the Hand / American Association for hand Surgery Specialty Day. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons annual meeting. New Orleans, LA March 13, 2010. Co-chairman Randy Bindra.

20. Chairman, Preconference Course “The Art of Microsurgical Hand Reconstruction- A Palette of Procedures”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 65th Annual meeting. Boston, MA Oct 6, 2010. Co-Chairman: L. Scott Levin M.D.

21. Chairman: Preconference Course “Scaphoid Fractures and Nonunions: The Latest and the Greatest”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 66th Annual meeting. Las Vegas, NV Sept 8, 2011.

 

22. Chairman: Instructional Course “Wrist Pain: New Treatments for an Old Problem”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 66thst Annual meeting. Las Vegas, NV Sept 8, 2011. Course faculty: Mark Henry M.D., Marc Garcia-Elias M.D., Christophe Mathoulin M.D.

 

23. Chairman: Instructional Course “How to Author a Book Chapter” . American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 66thst Annual meeting. Las Vegas, NV Sept 8, 2011. Course faculty: Ghazi Rayan M.D., Edward Akelman M.D.

 

24. Chairman: Preconference Course “ Wrist Salvage: Bad to the Bone. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 67th Annual meeting, Chicago, IL Sept 6, 2012

 

25. Chairman: Symposium “ The scapholunate ligament complex”.  American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 67th Annual meeting, Chicago, IL Sept 8, 2012. Course Faculty: C. Mathoulin, F. Del Pinal, M Ross, M Rosenwasser.

 

26. Program Chair, International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop.  Chicago, IL Sept 5, 2012

 

27. Chairman: International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop.  San Francisco, CA. October 3, 2013 

 

28. Chairman: Preconference course “ The Thumb, from stem to stern”. Co-Chair: Amy Ladd MD. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 68th Annual meeting, San Francisco, CA  Oct 4, 2013.

 

29. Chairman:  Instructional Course: The Scapholunate Ligament complex. Course faculty: William Geissler M.D., A. Lee Osterman M.D., Melvin P. Rossenwasser M.D..  American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 68th Annual meeting. San Francisco, CA. October 3, 2013 

 

30. Chairman: EWAS meeting, Federation of the European Societies for Surgery of the Hand annual 2014 meeting. Co-chairman Guillaume Herzberg M.D. Paris, France June 21, 2014.

 

31. Chairman: International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop.  Boston, Mass. September 17, 2014 .

 

32. Chairman: Instructional course. Management of Bone Loss in the Hand and Wrist.  Faculty: Steven Moran MD, Milan Stevanovic MD, Michael Sauerbier MD, Francisco Del Pinal MD. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 69th Annual meeting. Boston, Mass. September 19, 2014 

 

33. Course organizer and Chairman:  EWAS  Advanced Cadaver Wrist Surgery Course. Co-chairs: Milan Stevanovic MD, Christophe Mathoulin MD. University of Southern California Nov 21-22, 2014.

 

34. Chairman: International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop.  Seattle, WA. September 9, 2015.

 

 

WEBCASTS AND ONLINE PRESENTATIONS:

Chairman: Webinar on Distal Radius Fractures on Vumedi.com. Faculty: A. Lee Osterman M.D., Thomas Trumble M.D., Randip Bindra M.D. , William Geissler M.D. April 5, 2010.

Chairman: Webinar on Scaphoid Fractures and Nonunions on Vumedi.com. Faculty:  Randip Bindra M.D., William Geissler M.D., Matthew Tomaino M.D., John Taras M.D.  July 12, 2010.

Faculty, AAOS Webinar: Distal Radius Guidelines. Chairman David Lichtman M.D. Oct 13, 2010.

Moderator, ASSH Online Consultation Corner – “Scaphoid Fractures and Nonunions". Faculty Matthew Putnam MD, Barry Gainor MD., March 1, 2011.

Faculty, “Nerve Transfers for Radial Nerve Palsy” on Webinar on Nerve Injuries on Vumedi.com.  Scott Kozin MD, Milan Stevanovic MD, Neil Jones MD. April 27,  2011

Chairman: Webinar on Distal Radius Fractures on Vumedi.com. Faculty:, Randip Bindra M.D. , Jorge Orbay M.D.. Greg Bain M.D., Jesse Jupiter M.D., Doug Hanel M.D.. July 25 5, 2011.

Chairman: Webinar on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.on Vumedi.com. Faculty:, Neil Jones MD, Reid Abrams MD, Peter Amadio MD, Arnold Peter Weiss MD, Donald Lalonde MD. Jan 30, 2012.

Chairman: Webinar on Advances in Wrist Arthroscopy on Vumedi.com. Faculty:, A. Lee Osterman MD, Michael Hausman MD, Mel Rosenwasser MD. October 22, 2012.

Chairman: Webinar on the Scapholunate Ligament Complex.  Vumedi.com. Faculty:, Christophe Mathoulin, Francisco Del Pinal, Mike Hayton, Ricardo Luchetti. March 10, 2013.

Chairman: Webinar on Osteochondral grafts in Wrist Surgery, on Vumedi.com. Faculty:, Randy Culp MD, James Higgins MD, Joseph Imbigia MD, Thomas Trumble MD.  October 14, 2013.

Chairman and Course Organizer, European Wrist Arthroscopy Society Advanced Cadaver Wrist Surgery Course. University of Southern California.  November 21-22, 2014. Seventeen National and International Faculty members. Co-chairs Milan Stevanovic MD, Christophe Mathoulin MD.

Chairman: Webinar on Emerging Techniques for Scapholunate ligament reconstruction. Vumedi.com. Faculty: Mel Rosenwasser, Mark Ross, Randy Bindra, Jeffrey Yao, Steven Moran. April 21, 2015.


PRESENTATIONS:

1. "Cervical Spine Injuries in Children". Presented at the American Academy of Surgeons Meeting (Manitoba Chapter). December 1984.

2. "The Effect of Thrombostatic Agents in Microvascular Anastomoses". Presented at the Canadian Microsurgical Meeting GAM), Prince Edward Island. June 1985.
Presented at the American Academy of Surgeons Meeting (Manitoba) Dec 1985.

3. “The Stability of Interosseous Wiring for Digital Replantation: A Biomechanical Study.” Subrata Saha PhD., David J. Slutsky M.D., Daniel O. Mongiano. Presented at the 13th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference. Washington, DC. April 16-17, 1994.

4. “The Minicondylar Blade Plate”. Presented at the American Association for Hand Surgery Meeting. Palm Springs, CA . January 11, 1996.

5. “A Comparison of External v.s. Internal Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures”. Presented at the American Association for Hand Surgery annual meeting. Boca Raton, FL. Jan 10, 1997.

6. “The Minicondylar Blade Plate”. Presented at the International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand (IFSSH). Vancouver, Canada. May 25, 1998.

7. “Vascularized Pedicled Flaps of the Forearm and Hand”. Instructional Course, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 53rd Annual meeting. Minneapolis, MN., Sept. 1998.

8. Faculty Member, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Regional Review Course. “Upper Extremity Tumors”. UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. November 7-8, 1998. Chairman: Neil F. Jones M.D.

9. “Vascularized Pedicled Flaps of the Forearm and Hand”. Skills Course with cadaver demonstration, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 54th Annual meeting. Boston, Mass., Sept. 1999.

10. Faculty Member, Orthopedic Basic Science Update: “Distal Radius Fractures”. UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. March 25, 2000. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D.

11. Faculty Member, Wrist Arthroscopy 2000. “ The Volar Radial Wrist Arthroscopy Portal, First Dorsal Metacarpal Artery Flap”. Orthopedic Learning Center. Chicago, IL. August 4-6, 2000. Co-sponsors: American Society for Surgery of the Hand, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Chairman: Melvin Rossenwasser M.D.

12. “The Volar Radial Wrist Arthroscopy Portal”. Presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 55th Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA., October 5-7, 2000.

13. Faculty Member “The Wrist Demystified: Perilunate dislocations”. UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. November 4, 2000. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D., Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, UCLA.

14. Adjunct Faculty, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professionals. Clinical Electrophysiology: Nerve Injuries and Repair. Provo, Utah. February 1, 2001.

15. Faculty Member, Wrist Arthroscopy: Current Techniques and Perspectives. “Periscaphoid Arthritis”. Orthopedic Learning Center. Chicago, IL. May 18-19, 2001. Co-sponsors: American Society for Surgery of the Hand, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Chairmen: Melvin Rossenwasser M.D., Scott Wolfe M.D.

16. Faculty Member “The Thumb Demystified: Tendon Injuries”. UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. November 3, 2001. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D., Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, UCLA.

17. Faculty Member, AO/ASIF Principles of Fracture Management Course for Residents. Los Angeles, CA Jan 24-27, 2002. Chairmen: Jackson Lee M.D., Donald A. Wiss M.D.

18. Faculty Member, 3rd Annual Orthopedic Update. “Distal Radius Fractures”. Santa Monica, CA. March 8-10, 2002. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D., Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, UCLA.

19. Guest Speaker, 13th Annual EMNG Symposium, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professionals. Adjunct Faculty; Clinical Electrophysiology: Nerve Injuries and Repair. Provo, Utah. April 25 -29, 2002.

20. Faculty Member, AO/ASIF Hand Course. Lab Instructor “External Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures” Miami, FL. May 31-June 2, 2002. Chairpersons: Alan Freeland M.D., Anne Ouellette M.D.

21. “Nerve Conduction Studies in the Office and Operating Room”. Instructional Course, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 57th Annual meeting. Phoenix, AZ, Oct 3, 2002.

22. “The Use of Volar Wrist Arthroscopy Portals”. Instructional Course, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 57th Annual meeting. Phoenix, AZ, Oct 4, 2002.

23. Faculty Member, 4th Annual Orthopedic Update. “Distal Radius Fractures”.Santa Monica, CA. March 7-9, 2003. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D., Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, UCLA.

24. Adjunct Faculty, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professionals. Clinical Electrophysiology: Nerve Injuries and Repair. Provo, Utah. March 15, 2003.

25. Faculty Member, Basic Science Update for Experienced Hand Therapists; “ Material Science, Muscle and Joint Biomechanics”. Lake Arrowhead, CA. April 24-27, 2003. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D.,Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, UCLA.

26. Nonjoint Bridging External Fixation of Intra-articular Distal Radius Fractures - a Biomechanical Study. Harbor-UCLA 26th Annual Dana Street Lectures. Torrance, CA June 6, 2003.

27. “Electrophysiology of Nerve Injury”. Preconference Course:“Nerve Repair and Reconstruction - Surgical Decision-Making and Technique. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 58th Annual meeting. Chicago, IL Sept 18, 2003.

28. “Fragment Specific External Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures”. Slutsky DJ., Dai QG PhD. Presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 58th Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL Sept 20, 2003.

29. Faculty Member, Basic Science Update for Experienced Hand Therapists; “ Nerve and Wound Healing”. Lake Arrowhead, CA. October 26, 2003. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D.,Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, UCLA.

30. Faculty Member, 5th Annual Orthopedic Update. “Distal Radius Fractures”. Santa Monica, CA. March 5, 2003. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D., Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, UCLA.

31. Faculty Member, AO/ASIF Hand Course. “Percutaneous Arthroscopically assisted Scaphoid Fixation”. Coronado, CA April 2004. Chairpersons: Alan Freeland M.D., Mark Cohen M.D., Thomas Fischer M.D.

32. “Sports Related Phalangeal Joint Injuries”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand Specialty Day. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons annual meeting. San Francisco, CA. March 13, 2004. Chairman: Edward Diao M.D.

33. “Volar Wrist Portals and Dorsoradiocarpal Ligament Repairs”. Preconference Course Wrist Arthroscopy: Surgical Decision-Making and Technique. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 59th Annual meeting. New York, New York. Sept 9, 2004.

34. “Arthroscopic Wafer Resection of the Distal Ulna”. Preconference Course Wrist Arthroscopy: Surgical Decision-Making and Technique. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 59th Annual meeting. New York, New York. Sept 9, 2004.

35. “Fragment Specific External Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures”. Slutsky DJ. Presented at the International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop (IWIW). Chicago, IL Sept 20, 2003.

36. “Recurrent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Pathophysiology and Diagnosis”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 59th Annual meeting. New York, New York. Sept 11, 2004.

37. Faculty Member, Doctors Demystify the Finger Joints. “Intraarticular Metacarpal and Phalangeal Fractures”. UCLA Los Angeles, CA. October 23, 2004. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D.

38. Faculty Member, 6th Annual Orthopedic Update. “Distal Radius Fractures”. Santa Monica, CA. March 5, 2005 Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D., Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, UCLA.

39. Fragment Specific External Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures. Harbor-UCLA 26th Annual Dana Street Lectures. Torrance, CA June 3, 2005.

40. “Nonbridging and bridging external fixation of distal radius fractures. Instructional Course “ Distal Radius Fractures” Surgical Decision Making and Rehabilitation. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 60thth Annual meeting. San Antonio, TX, Sept 22, 2005.

41. “Arthroscopic Dorsoradiocarpal Ligament Repairs”. International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop (IWIW). San Antonio, TX September 21, 2005.

42. Faculty Member, Basic Science Update for Experienced Hand Therapists. Lake Arrowhead, CA. October 26-27, 2005. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D.,Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, UCLA.

43. Faculty Member, Electives in Hand Surgery II. 1. Percutaneous Scaphoid screw fixation, 2. Nerve Repair and Reconstruction, 3. Radius External Fixation, 4. PIP fracture dislocations. Sponsored by the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Tampa, Fl. February 10 –11, 2006. Chairman: Ghazi Rayan M.D.

44. Faculty Member , Philadelphia Hand Meeting: Coping with the Complex Wrist. 1. Complications of Distal Radius Fractures, 2. Biomechanical Approach to Rehabilitation of Distal Radius Fractures, 3. Recurrent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, 4. Volar Wrist Arthroscopy Portals, 5. Imaging studies for Carpal Instability. Co-sponsored by American Society for Surgery of the Hand Chairman: A.Lee Osterman M.D. March 18-20, 2006.

45. Faculty Member, Annual Orthopedic Update. “Distal Radius Fractures”. Santa Monica, CA. March 5 2005. Chairman: Roy A. Meals M.D., Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, UCLA.

46. Invited Guest Speaker, 17th Annual ENMG Symposium. Rocky Mountain University of Health Professionals. Provo, Utah. March 25, 2006.

47. “Arthroscopic Repair of Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Tears”. Harbor-UCLA 27th Annual Dana Street Lectures. Torrance, CA June 3, 2006.

48. “The Use of Volar Wrist Arthroscopy Portals and Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Tears”. 7th Annual Professorial Research Seminar. Loma Linda University Dept. of Orthopedics. Loma Linda, CA June 15, 2006.

49. “Nonbridging External Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures”. Slutsky DJ. Presented at the XIth Congress of the Federation of the European Society for Surgery of the Hand. Glasgow, Scotland June 28, 2006.

50. Faculty Member, Distal Radius Fracture Symposium. “Biomechanics and Use of External Fixation”. XIth Congress of the Federation of the European Society for Surgery of the Hand. Glasgow, Scotland June 30, 2006. Chairman: Luc De Smet M.D.

51. “Nonbridging External Fixation of Intra-articular Distal Radius Fractures”. Preconference Course, Distal Radius Fractures: Surgical Decision Making and Technique. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 61st Annual meeting. Washington, D.C., Sept 6, 2006.

52. “Arthroscopic Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Repair”. Presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 61st Annual meeting. Washington, D.C., Sept 7, 2006.

53. “Electrodiagnostic Testing in Hand Surgery”. Instructional Course, American Society for Surgery of the Hand. 61st Annual meeting. Washington, D.C., Sept 8, 2006.

54. Invited Speaker, Italian Trauma Society (S.I.O.T.) “ What’s New in Traumatology of the Upper Extremity. “1. Biomechanics of External Fixation 2. Briding and Nonbridging External Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures. 3. Arthroscopic Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Repair. Chairman: Ferdinando Battistella M.D. Legano, Italy. December 1-2, 2006.

55. Invited Speaker, 4th Annual Teton Hand Therapy Course “ 1. Nerve Anatomy around the elbow with prosection 2. Nerve Repair and Grafting with prosection 3. Phalangeal joint injuries. Jackson Hole, WY January 3-6, 2007.

56. Invited Speaker, International Advanced Wrist Symposium “ 1. Factors Affecting Outcomes of Distal Radius Fractures 2. New Techniques in Wrist Arthroscopy”. Covener: Greg Bains M.D. Cairns, Australia. March 17 – 21, 2007.

57. “Scapholunate ligament instability and Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Tears. “International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop. Cairns, Australia. March 17, 2007.

58. Invited Speaker, Annual Upper Extremity / Distal Radius Fracture Tutorial: “1. New Concepts in Scaphoid Fracture Treatment 2. Ligament Injuries of the Hand.” Chairman: A. Lee Osterman M.D. Snowmass, Colorado, March 25 -29, 2007.

59. Invited Speaker, Mayo Clinic Disorders of the Wrist. “1. Surgical Demonstation – Volar Wrist Arthroscopy Portals 2. Scapholunate ligament injuries: Arthroscopic Pinning and Shrinkage. 3. Advances in Wrist Arthroscopy – The Volar Ulnar Portal and DRUJ Arthroscopy.” Chairmen: Richard A. Berger M.D., Steven L. Moran M.D. Rochester, MN, May 18 – 20, 2007.

60. “Arthroscopic and Percutaneous Scaphoid Screw Fixation”. Harbor-UCLA 28th Annual Dana Street Lectures. Torrance, CA June 1, 2006

61. “Nonbridging External Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures”. Slutsky DJ. International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop (IWIW). Seattle, WA September 26, 2007.

62. Faculty Member, Preconference course: Ulnar Wrist Pain. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. 62nd Annual meeting, Seattle, WA. Chairman: Richard Berger M.D., Jeffrey Greenberg M.D

63. Faculty Member, Hand Surgery Update II. Southern California Society for Surgery of the Hand. UC Irvine November 4, 2007.

63. Invited Speaker, 5th Annual Teton Hand Therapy Course “ 1. Brachial Plexus anatomy with prosection 2. External Fixation for Distal Radius Fractures.” Jackson Hole, WY January 8-12, 2008.

64. Faculty Member, Electives in Hand Surgery III. 1. Outcome of Distal Radius Fractures 2. External Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures 3. Pedicled Flaps for Hand Injuries. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. New Orleans, Louisiana February 8-9, 2008.

65. Invited Speaker, Annual Upper Extremity / Distal Radius Fracture Tutorial: “1. New Concepts in Scaphoid Fracture Treatment 2. External fixation of distal radius fractures Hand.” Chairman: A. Lee Osterman M.D. Snowmass, Colorado, April 6 -11, 2008.

66 . Arthroscopic Thumb Arthroplasty. Preconference course: Upper Extremity Arthritis: Core Knowledge. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. 63rd Annual meeting, Chicago, IL. Sept 17, 2008.

67. Ulnar Nerve Compression Syndromes. Doctors Demystify Upper Extremity Nerves. Chairman: Roy A Meals MD. UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA.  January 24, 2009.

68. Wrist arthroscopy: portal placement and methodology. European Wrist Arthroscopy Society, Practical Course. Strasbourg, France, February 21 – 22, 2009.

69.  Current Concepts in Scaphoid Fracture Treatment.  5th Annual Upper Extremity Tutorial Course. Chairman: A. Lee Osterman M.D. Snowmass, Colorado, March 22 -26, 2009.

70. 1. Wrist arthroscopy: portal placement and methodology. 2. Trapeziometacarpal and STT arthroscopy. Anatomic Basis for Wrist Reconstructive Surgery. European Wrist Arthroscopy Society. Barcelona, Spain.  May 8-9, 2009.

71. Arthroscopic Assessment of the Foveal Insertion of the TFCC.   International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop (IWIW). San Francisco, CA  September 2, 2009.

72. Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Repair. Preconference Course: Masters Technique in Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty of the Wrist. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. 64th  Annual meeting, San Francisco, CA  Sept 2, 2009.

73. guided Scaphoid screw fixation. Instructional Course, American Society for Surgery of the Hand. 64th  Annual meeting, San Francisco, CA  Sept 3, 2009.

74. problems of the Distal Radioulnar Joint. Interactive Case Reviews. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. 64th  Annual meeting, San Francisco, CA  Sept 5, 2009.

75. Accessory Portals in Wrist Arthroscopy. Miami Hand Course 2010. Chairman, Alejandro Badia M.D. Miami, FL March 7, 2010.

76. Nonbridging external fixation for Distal Radius Fractures. American Society for Surgery of the Hand Specialty Day. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons annual meeting. New Orleans, LA March 13, 2010.

77. Faculty Member 6th Annual Upper Extremity Tutorial Course. Chairman: A. Lee Osterman M.D. Snowmass, Colorado, March 21 -25, 2010.

78. Invited Speaker, Mayo Clinic Disorders of the Wrist. “1. Diagnostic Arthroscopy, Dorsal and Volar Approach. 2. Surgical Demonstration – Volar Portals and Volar Approach to the Wrist 3. Surgical Demonstration: Arthroscopic Reduction and Screw Fixation 4. Diagnostic Arthroscopy 5.  Surgical Demonstration: Ulnar Portals, DRUJ Portals and Ulnar Approach to the Wrist.”  Chairmen: Richard A. Berger M.D., Steven L. Moran M.D. Rochester, MN. May 20 - 23, 2010.

79. Faculty Member, Wrist and Elbow Arthroscopy: Techniques and Methodology. Orthopedic Learning Center. Chicago, IL. August 6-7, 2010. Chairmen: Matthew Putnam M.D., Melvin Rossenwasser M.D.

80. Faculty Member 6th Annual Upper Extremity Tutorial Course. Chairman: A. Lee Osterman M.D. Snowmass, Colorado, March 21 -25, 2010.

81. Invited Speaker, Mayo Clinic Disorders of the Wrist. “1. Diagnostic Arthroscopy, Dorsal and Volar Approach. 2. Surgical Demonstration – Volar Portals and Volar Approach to the Wrist 3. Surgical Demonstration: Arthroscopic Reduction and Screw Fixation 4. Diagnostic Arthroscopy 5. Surgical Demonstration: Ulnar Portals, DRUJ Portals and Ulnar Approach to the Wrist.” Chairmen: Richard A. Berger M.D., Steven L. Moran M.D. Rochester, MN. May 20 - 23, 2010.

82. Faculty Member, Wrist and Elbow Arthroscopy: Techniques and Methodology. Orthopedic Learning Center. 1. Masters Lecture: Wrist Arthroscopy at the Margins

2. Arthroscopic scapholunate pinning. Chicago, IL. August 6-7, 2010. Chairmen: Matthew Putnam M.D., Melvin Rossenwasser M.D.

83. Invited Speaker, Hong Kong International Wrist Arthroscopy Workshop. “ 1. Volar wrist arthroscopy portals 2. Arthroscopic assisted fixation of scaphoid fractures 3. Arthroscopic Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament Repairs 4. Arthroscopic guided scapholunate pinning 5. Arthroscopic trapeziometacarpal arthroplasty 6: Live surgical wrist arthroscopy demonstration. Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong. Chairman P.C. Ho M.D. October 27-29, 2010.

84. Vascularized Pedicled grafts for Scaphoid Nonunion. Instructional Course , American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual meeting. San Diego, CA. February 16, 2011.

85. Soft Tissue Injuries of the DRUJ. Instructional Course , American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual meeting. San Diego, CA. February 17, 2011.

86. External Fixation for Distal Radius Fractures. Symposium. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual meeting. San Diego, CA. February 17, 2011.

85. Ulnar Nerve Transposition. ASSH/AAHS Specialty Day. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual meeting. San Diego, CA. February 19, 2011.

86. James House Visiting Professor, University of Minnesota Department of Orthopedic Surgery. Minneapolis, MN. May 5-6, 2011.

87. Invited Speaker, University of Washington Department of Orthopedics, Seattle, WA June 10, 2011.

88. Faculty, AO/ASIF Hand and Wrist Fracture Course. Adelaide, Australia. July 8-10, 2011. Chairman: Greg Bain M.D.

89. Arthroscopic Assisted Scaphoid Screw Fixation. Preconference Course: Scaphoid Fractures and Nonunions. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 66th Annual meeting. Las Vegas, NV Sept 8, 2011

90. Electrodiagnostic Studies. Preconference Course: Reconstruction following traumatic Nerve Injury. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 66th Annual meeting. Las Vegas, NV Sept 8, 2011. Chairpersons: Susan Mackinnon M.D., Christine Novak PT, PhD

91. Arthroscopic Management of DRUJ instability. Preconference Course: A Practical Approach to Ulnar Sided Wrist Pain. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 66th Annual meeting. Las Vegas, NV Sept 9, 2011.

92. Dorsal Radiocarpal ligament repair. Instructional Course “Wrist Pain: New Treatments for an Old Problem”. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 66thst Annual meeting. Las Vegas, NV Sept 8, 2011..

93. Producing Digital Media. Instructional Course “How to Author a Book Chapter” . American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 66thst Annual meeting. Las Vegas, NV Sept 8, 2011.

94. Interactive Case Reviews. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 66th Annual meeting. Las Vegas, NV Sept 10, 2011

95. Invited Speaker, Occupational Injuries, Overlake Medical Center, Bellevue, WA. Chairman: Thomas Trumble M.D. Sept 17, 2011.

96. Invited speaker, Lyon Wrist Symposium. October 14 and15, 2011. Lyon , France. Chairman: Guillaume Herzberg M.D.

97. Invited speaker, Wrist Arthroscopy Meeting, Israeli Society for Surgery of the Hand. Tel Aviv, Israel. November 28, 2011.

98. Invited Speaker, Yale University Medical Center, Dept of Orthopedics. Nerve Imjury and Repair, New Advances in Wrist Arthroscopy. June 1, 2012.

99. The scapholunate ligament complex. International Wrist Investigators workshop. Chicago, Il. Sept  5, 2012 

100. . Motor nerve transfers.  Preconference Course: Neurovascular injuries.  American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 67th Annual meeting. Chicago, Il. Sept  5, 2012 

101. Radioscapholunate fusion. Preconference Course: Salvage of the Failed Wrist.  American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 67th Annual meeting. Chicago, Il. Sept  6, 2012 

102. Faculty member: Symposium: Treatment options for the scapholunate ligament complex. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 67th Annual meeting. Chicago, Il. Sept  6, 2012 

103. Faculty Member , Philadelphia Hand Meeting: Avengers of the Wrist. 1. Surgical demonstration: volar wrist arthroscopy portals  2.Surgical demonstration: arthroscopic scapholunate pinning 3.  DeQuervains. Chairman: A.Lee Osterman M.D. April 6-7, 2013

104. Invited Speaker, Mayo Clinic Disorders of the Wrist. “1. Arthroscopic Anatomy and Peals 2. Arthroscopic management of scapholunate instability.3. Arthroscopic treatment of scaphoid fractures 4. Salvage Procedures of the Wrist. Reduction and Screw Fixation 4. Diagnostic Arthroscopy  5. Surgical Demonstration: Ulnar Portals, DRUJ Portals and Chairmen: Richard A. Berger M.D., Steven L. Moran M.D. Rochester, MN. May 23 - 26, 2013.

105. Invited Speaker, 3rd Annual  Huashan-Hong Kong Joint Wrist Course. Shanghai China, July 25, 2013. Chariman Wendong Xu M.D.

106. Dynamic Wrist arthroscopy in scapholunate instability.  International Wrist Investigators workshop. San Francisco, CA. October 3, 2013.

107.  Arthroscopic Management of Bennetts Fractures.  Preconference Course: The Thumb from Stem to Stern. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 68th Annual meeting. San Francisco, CA. October 2, 2013 

108. Arthroscopic Management of peripheral TFCC tears.  Preconference Course: Ulnar sided wrist pain. Chairman: Brian Adams M.D. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 68th Annual meeting. San Francisco, CA. October 3, 2013 

109. The Scapholunate Ligament complex. Instructional course..  American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 68th Annual meeting. San Francisco, CA. October 3, 2013 

110. Invited speaker, Lyon Wrist Symposium. STT arthroscopy, SL instability, VBG for scaphoid nonunion. ARASL. Sept 16-17, 2013. Lyon, France. Chairman: Guillaume Herzberg M.D.

111. Arthroscopic dorsoradiocarpal ligament repair.  European Wrist Arthroscopy Society, Advanced Course. Strasbourg, France, November 29 – 30, 2013.

112. Invited Speaker.  The Curtis Hand Center, Baltimore, Md.  May 15,16 2014. Advances in Wrist Arthroscopy, Arthroscopic treatment of DRUJ disorders, cadaver demonstration: arthroscopic portals.

113. Distal scaphoid resection. EWAS meeting, Federation of the European Societies for Surgery of the Hand. Paris, France June 21, 2014

114. Invited speaker, Colombian Hand Society meeting, Santa Marta, Colombia Aug 26-31, 2014. 1.Volar wrist portals 2. arthoscopic scaphoid screw fixation 3. role of arthroscopy in scapholunate instability 4. external fixation of distal radius fractures 
5. Nerve transfers in the upper extremity.

115. Radioscapholunate fusion for acute distal radius fractures.  International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop Boston, Mass  September 17, 2014

116. Management of Bone loss in the Hand. Instructional course..  American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 69th Annual meeting. Boston, Mass. September 19, 2014

117. Invited speaker, Lyon Wrist Symposium. Arthroscopic scaphoid screw fixation, STT OA, SLLC.  October 13-14, 2014. Lyon , France. Chairman: Guillaume Herzberg M.D.

118.  Faculty member, European Wrist Arthroscopy Society Advanced Cadaver Wrist Surgery Course. University of Southern California.  November 21-22, 2014. 1.The Scapholunate Ligament Complex  2. Radioscapholunate fusion 3. Ulnar head Implants

119. Invited speaker University of Florida Fellows Meeting. Austin, Tx June 18-21, 2015. 1.Wrist arthroscopy 2. Distal Radius Fractures 3.Scaphoid fractures 4. STT and TM OA.

120. Radioscapholunate fusion for acute distal radius fractures.  International Wrist Investigator’s Workshop Boston, Mass  September 17, 2014

121. Invited speaker, Kaiser Permanente Dale Daniel Orthopedic Symposium. Update in Wrist Arthroscopy. March 7, 2015.

121. Arthroscopic Management of DRUJ disorders. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 70th Annual meeting. Boston, Mass. September 12, 2015

122. Invited speaker, Lyon Wrist Symposium. STT arthroscopy, Coronal scaphoid fractures, arthroscopic treatment of SLAC.SNAC wrist, Galeazzi fractures, radial translation of DRF. Lyon, France. October 3-4, 2015. Chairman: Guillaume Herzberg M.D.

123. Invited speaker, French Society for Surgery of the Hand (GEM). Arthroscopic STT resection arthroplasty. Paris, Fr. December 17-19, 2015.

124. Invited speaker, Kaiser Permanente Orthopedic Symposium.Distal radioulnar joint instability. February 18, 2016

125. Keynote speaker, Acumed Bioskills course, Hollywood, CA March 12, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 



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