EXPERIENCE
EDUCATION
 

Fellowship
Adult and Pediatric Spine Surgery Leatherman Spine Center University of Louisville Louisville, Kentucky
Chairman, John R.Johnson, M.D. (August 1993-July 1994)
 
Residency
Orthopaedic Surgery | University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
Chairman, Peter J. Stem, M.D. (July 1989-June 1993)
 
Internship
Department of General Surgery University of Cincinnati Medical Center Cincinnati, Ohio
Chairman, Josef Fischer, M.D. (July 1988-June 1989)
 
Externship
Howard University Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Chairman, Charles Epps, MD. (June-July 1986)
 
Medical School
University of Michigan School of Medicine
Ann Arbor, Michigan Doctor of Medicine (August 1984-June 1988)

Graduate
Wright State University Dayton, Ohio Biochemistry
(August 1983·Apri11984)
 
Air Force Institute ofTechnology, Dayton, Ohio
Systems Management
(March·April1983, March-Aprill984)
 
Undergraduate     
United States Air Force Academy, USAFA, Colorado
Bachelor of Science-Biology, (June 1977-May 1981)


MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
 
National Medical Association
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
Academy of Association of Graduates
Dallas County Medical Association

 
RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
 
"Report of Secretary of Health's Task Force on Black and Minority Health." A longitudinal study of health and mortality affecting Blacks, Hispanics, Asian Pacific Islanders and Native Americans. (June-August 1985)
 
New treatment for Kyphosis in patients with Myelomeningocele. (Dr. Rolando Puno, University of Louisville, 1994)
 
Results of treatment ofldiopathic Scoliosis using the Modulock Spinal Instrumentation System.  (Dr. John Johnson, University of Louisville.1994)
 
Technique for Retrieval of Broken Pedicle Screws. (Dr. Rolando Puno, University ofLouisville, 1994)
 
 
PRESENTATIONS
 

Avascular necrosis in Sickle Cell Disease.  Howard University Medical Center. (July 1986)
Osteomyelitis: Diagnosis and Treatment. University of Cincinnati Medical Center.
(October 1989)
 
Current Concepts in The Evaluation and Treatment of Humeral Shaft Fractures. University of Cincinnati Medical Center.
(September 1990)
 
Paget's Disease: Evaluation and Treatment. University of Cincinnati Medical
Center. (December 1990)
 
Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome in the Trauma Patient. University of Cincinnati
Medical Center. (April 1991)
 
Treatment of Biceps Tendon Ruptures in the Upper Extremity. University of
Cincinnati Medical Center. (May 1991)
 
Comparison of Spinal Imaging Techniques and Their Indications.  University of
Cincinnati Medical Center. (October 1991)

Results of Repair of Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture using the Boyd-Anderson
Repair. Indianapolis-Louisville-Cincinnati Hand Conference. (May 1992)
 
Genu Valgum; Results ofTreatment. University of Cincinnati Medical Center. (June 1992)
 
Diagnosis and Treatment of Infected Total Hip Arthroplasty. University of
Cincinnati Medical Center. (August 1992)
 
Trochanteric Hip Fractures, Treatment and Results. University of Cincinnati Medical
Center.
(March 1993)
 
Distal Biceps Ruptures: Results Using the Boyd-Anderson Repair. Mid-America
Orthopaedic Association. Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
(May 1993)
 
Demonstrator Leatherman Spine Symposium, Louisville, Kentucky. (November 1993)
 
Neuromuscular Scoliosis; Etiology, Diagnosis and Treatment. Norton Hospita
Louisville,Kentucky. (February 1993)
 
Technique for Retrieval of Broken Pedicle Screws. (Drs. R. Puno, J. Guess, J. Dimar, S. Glassman, J.Johnson.) Scoliosis Research Society, Portland, Oregon.
(September 1994)
 
New Treatment of Kyphosis in Patients with Myelomeningocele. (Drs. R. Puno,
J. Guess, J. Dimar, S.Glassman, J. Johnson.) Scoliosis Research Society, Portland, Oregon.
(September 1994)
 
Technique for Retrieval of Broken Pedicle Screws. (Drs. R. Puno, J. Guess, J. Dimar, S. Glassman, J. Johnson.) North American Spine Society. Minneapolis, Minnesota. (October 1994)
 
New Treatment for Kyphosis in Patients with Myelomeningocele.  (Drs.R. Puno,
J. Guess, J. Dimar, S.Glassman, J. Johnson.) Scoliosis Research Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
(October 1994)