Eric B. Smith, M.D.

Dr. Smith is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee replacement. He has published numerous articles and chapters and has presented at national/international meetings. He also serves as an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

The joint replacement surgeons at Rothman Orthopaedics collectively perform over 17,000 hip and knee procedures each year in both an inpatient and outpatient capacity. They continue to lead the way in advanced technologies and procedures, providing our patients with the safest, most effective methods to get you back to what you were.  Services offered include:

Hip:

  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Anterior Hip Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
  • Rapid Recovery Hip Replacement
  • Revision Hip Replacement
  • Posterior Hip Replacement
  • Computer Assisted Hip Replacement
  • Robotic Hip Replacement
  • Outpatient Total Hip Replacement
  • Anterolateral Approach
  • Direct Lateral Approach

 

Knee:

  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Revision Knee Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
  • Rapid Recovery Knee Replacement
  • Computer Assisted Knee Replacement
  • Robotic Knee Replacement
  • Quad Sparing Knee Replacement
  • Outpatient Total Knee Replacement

Professional Profile

Education
Titles & Certifications
Professional Associations

Education

  • B.S., Lehigh University
  • M.D., Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
  • Orthopaedic Residency, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Fellowship, Joint Replacement, Rothman Orthopaedic Institute

Titles & Certifications

  • Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery, Riddle Memorial Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society
  • Eastern Orthopaedic Association
  • Musculoskeletal Infection Society

Education

  • B.S., Lehigh University
  • M.D., Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
  • Orthopaedic Residency, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Fellowship, Joint Replacement, Rothman Orthopaedic Institute

Titles & Certifications

  • Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery, Riddle Memorial Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society
  • Eastern Orthopaedic Association
  • Musculoskeletal Infection Society

More Information

Key Contact Information

Surgery Scheduler (Glen Mills):  484-840-7464
Surgery Scheduler (Limerick):  610-624-1531
Medical Questions:  267-339-7869
Billing Inquiries:  267-339-3558

Publications

Publications

 

 

Bibliography:

Publications, peer reviewed:

1. Total Knee Arthroplasty Using Computer-Assisted Navigation in Patients with Deformities of the Femur and Tibia: An Alternative to Intramedullary Instrumentation.  Klein GR, Austin MS, Smith EB, Hozack WJ.  The Journal of Arthroplasty (21-2): 284-288, 2006 Feb

2. The Rise in the Incidence of Pulmonary Embolus after Joint Arthroplasty: Is Modern Imaging to Blame? Parvizi J, Smith EB, Pulido L, Mamelak J, Morrison WB, Purtill JJ, Rothman RH.  Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research (463): 107-113, 2007 Oct

3. Clinical Presentation of Pulmonary Embolus after Total Joint Arthroplasty: Do Size and Location of Embolus Matter? Pulido L, Grossman S, Smith EB, Joshi A, Purtill JJ, Parvizi J, Rothman RH.  American Journal of Orthopedics 39(4): 185-189, 2010 Apr

4. Delayed Surgery for Patients with Femur and Hip Fractures – Risk of Deep Venous Thrombosis. Smith EB, Parvizi J, Purtill JJ. Journal of Trauma 70(6): e113-116. 2011 Jun

5. Is it Time to include Vancomycin for Routine Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis in TJA Patients? Smith EB, Wynne R, Liu H, Good R. Journal of Arthroplasty, 27(8 Sup): 55-60. 2012 Sep

6. Mortality in Centenarians with Hip Fractures. Tarity TD, Smith EB, Dolan K, Rasouli MR, Maltenfort M. Orthopedics, 36(3): e282-287. 2013 Mar

7. The Effect of Laminar Air Flow and Door Openings on Contamination in the Operating Room. Smith EB, Raphael IJ, Maltenfort MG, Honsawek S, Dolan K, Younkins EA, Raphael I. Journal of Arthroplasty, 28(9):1482-5 2013 Oct

8. Operative Environment.   Alijanipour P, Karam J, Llinás A, Vince KG, Zalavras C, Austin M, Garrigues G, Heller S, Huddleston J, Klatt B, Krebs V, Lohmann C, McPherson EJ, Molloy R, Oliashirazi A, Schwaber M, Sheehan E, Smith E, Sterling R, Stocks G, Vaidya S. Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 32 Suppl 1:S60–80. 2014 Jan

9. Operative Environment. Proceedings of the International Consensus Meeting on Periprosthetic Joint Infection. Alijanipour P, Karam J, Llinás A, Vince KG, Zalavras C, Austin M, Garrigues G, Heller S, Huddleston J, Klatt B, Krebs V, Lohmann C, McPherson EJ, Molloy R, Oliashirazi A, Schwaber M, Sheehan E, Smith E, Sterling R, Stocks G, Vaidya S. Journal of Arthroplasty, 29(2 sup):49-64. 2014 Feb

10. Aquacel Surgical Dressing Reduces the Rate of Acute PJI Following Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Case-Control Study. Cai J, Karam JA, Parvizi J, Smith EB, Sharkey PF. Journal of Arthroplasty, 29(6):1098-1100 2014 Jun

11. Performance Characteristics of Broth-Only Cultures after Revision Total Joint Arthroplasty. Smith EB, Cai J, Wynne R, Maltenfort M, Good R. Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research, 472(11):3285-90. 2014 Nov

12. The Effect of Implementing a Multimodal Approach on the Rates of Periprosthetic Joint Infection Following Total Joint Arthroplasty. Matsen Ko LJ, Hughes A, Yoo JY, Maltenfort M, Smith EB, Sharkey PF. Journal of Arthroplasty, 31(2):451-5. 2016 Feb

13. Aspirin Can Be Used as Prophylaxis for Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism After Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty. Deirmengian GK, Heller S, Smith EB, Maltenfort M, Chen AF, Parvizi J.
Journal of Arthroplasty, 31(10):2237-40. 2016 Oct

14. Decreased Flexion Contracture after Total Knee Arthroplasty using Botulinum Toxin A: a Randomized Controlled Trial. Smith EB, Shafi KA, Greis AC, Maltenfort MG, Chen AF. Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 24(10):3229-3234 2016 Oct

15. Are Preoperative Serologic Type and Screen Tests Necessary for Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty Patients in Specialty Surgical Hospitals? Tischler EH, Chen AF, Matthews CN, Arnold WV, Smith EB. Journal of Arthroplasty. 31(11):2442-46. 2016 Nov

16. Double Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial of Peri-articular Injection vs Intra-articular infusion catheter for Postsurgical Analgesia following Total Knee Arthroplasty. Smith EB, Kazarian GS, Maltenfort MG, Lonner JH, Sharkey PF, Good RP. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2017 Aug 16;99(16):1337-1344.

 

 

Publications, Non-peer reviewed:

1. Extensor Mechanism Allograft used to Treat a Medially Dislocated Patella after Total Knee Arthroplasty – A Case Report. Smith EB. The Jefferson Orthopaedic Journal, 43:82-83. 2013 May

2. The Role of Arthroscopy in Osteoarthritis. Kerr GJ, Lonner J, Smith EB. The Jefferson Orthopaedic Journal, 44:83-85. 2014 May

 

Pending Publication

  1. A Case of Septic Sacroiliitis in a 53-year-old Adult. Lou J, Simon JI, Smith EB – accepted by Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation May, 2018
  2. Can Adjunctive Perioperative Radiation Improve Range of Motion after Total Knee Revision for Arthrofibrosis? Smith EB, Martin D, Dinome J, Chen AF – submitted to Journal of Arthroplasty May, 2018
  3. Long-Term Evaluation of Exparel Dosage as Effective Analgesia in Bilateral TKA. Yoo JY, Maltenfort M, Smith EB, Sharkey PF
  4. Restarting Platelet Inhibitors Clopidogrel and Dipyridamole after Total Joint Arthroplasty: Does Timing Matter? Smith EB, Parvizi J, Sharkey PF, Good RP, Lonner J
  5. Performing Percutaneous Fixation of Femoral Neck Fracture under Local Anesthesia.Smith EB

 

Financial Grants Awarded:

1. The Effect of Laminar Air Flow and Door Openings on Contamination in the Operating Room. Smith EB, Maltenfort M, Honsawek S, Dolan K, Younkins E, Raphael I. Sharpe-Strumia Research Foundation of the Bryn Mawr Hospital. Awarded $22,000 for 2011-2012.

2. Botulinum Toxin A to Treat Flexion Contracture After Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Double-Blinded Randomized Controlled Study. Smith EB, Cai J, Greis A, Lonner J. Sharpe-Strumia Research Foundation of the Bryn Mawr Hospital. Awarded $47,030 for 2012-2014.

3. Comparing Pain Relief between Exparel® Injection vs. On-Q Catheter as the Postsurgical Analgesia following Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA): A Randomized Controlled Trial. Smith EB, Cai J, Lonner J, Good R, Sharkey PF. Sharpe-Strumia Research Foundation of the Bryn Mawr Hospital. Awarded $50,000 for 2013-2014.

 

Book Chapters

1. Hip Arthroscopy. Junaid Makda MD, Eric B. Smith MD, Khalid M. Yousuf MD,MS, Javad Parvizi MD, FRCS. Essentials in Total Hip Arthroplasty (Editor: Parvizi), publisher: Slack. p79-84. 2012

2. Patellofemoral Arthroplasty. Jess H. Lonner MD, Eric B. Smith MD. The Knee: Reconstruction, Replacement and Revision (Editor: Parvizi), publisher: Slack. p45(1-12). 2012

3. Approach to the Knee: Management Algorithm. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p65-68. 2013

4. Chondromalacia Patella: Anterior Knee Pain in the Young Patient. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), Lippincott. p69-70. 2013

5. Prepatellar Bursitis: Housemaid Knee. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p71-72. 2013

6. Overuse Syndrome of the Knee. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p73-74. 2013

7. Medial Collateral Ligament Sprain. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p75-77. 2013

8. Torn Meniscus. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p78-80. 2013

9. Degenerative Joint Disease of the Knee: Osteoarthritis. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p81-83. 2013

10. Pes Anserinus Bursitis and the Swollen Knee: Effusion and Baker’s Cyst. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), Lippincott. p84-87. 2013

11. The Operating Room Environment. Ibrahim J. Raphael and Eric B. Smith. Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Practical Management Guide (Editor Parvizi), publisher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers. p99-112. 2013

12. Patellofemoral Arthritis. Joseph A. Karam, Carlos A. Higuera, Eric B. Smith, Peter F. Sharkey. In: Klatt BA, ed. Total Knee Replacement. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. 22(4):196-202. 2012

13. Operative Environment. Liaisons: Pouya Alijanipour MD, Joseph Karam MD; Delegates: Eric B. Smith MD, et al. Proceedings of the International Consensus Meeting on Periprosthetic Joint Infection (Editors/Chairs: Parvizi, Gehrke), publisher: Data Trace. p83-123. 2013

14. Evolution of Total Hip Arthroplasty Implant Technology. Richard H. Rothman and Eric B. Smith. The Hip: Preservation, Replacement, and Revision (Editor Parvizi), publisher: Data Trace Publishing Company. pp2-1 to 2-11. 2015

15. Prevention of Complications in Total Hip Arthroplasty. Eric B. Smith MD. In: Wisel SW, ed. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery, 2nd edition, publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - Wolters Kluwer Health. 2015

16. Management of the Stiff Knee Following Total Knee Arthroplasty. Eric B. Smith MD, Jenny Cai BS. Rothman Institute Manual of Total Joint Arthroplasty. Editor Javad Parvizi. Jaypee Medical Publishers 2016

17. Smoking Cessation. Pouya Alijanipour MD, Eric B. Smith MD. Rothman Institute Manual of Total Joint Arthroplasty. Editor Javad Parvizi. Jaypee Medical Publishers 2016

18. Postoperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis. Danielle Y. Ponzio MD, Eric B. Smith MD. Rothman Institute Manual of Total Joint Arthroplasty. Editor Javad Parvizi. Jaypee Medical Publishers 2016

19. Operating Room Universal Precautions. Eric B. Smith, MD. Rothman Institute Manual of Total Joint Arthroplasty. Editor Javad Parvizi. Jaypee Medical Publishers 2016

 

Abstracts/Posters Accepted for National/International Presentations:

1. Delayed Surgery for Patients with Femur and Hip Fractures – Risk of Deep Venous Thrombosis.  Smith E, Parvizi J, Purtill JJ. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery (AAOS) Annual Meeting, March 2006

2. The Rise in the Incidence of Pulmonary Embolus Following Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Coincidence? Smith EB, Purtill JJ, Parvizi J, Sharkey PF, Hozack WJ, Rothman RH. AAOS, March 2006

3. Safety of Vioxx in the Postoperative Period Following Total Knee Arthroplasty. Smith EB, Purtill JJ, Parvizi J, Vernick CA, Grunwald Z, Joshi A, Hozack WJ, Rothman RH. AAOS, February 2007

4. Embolus after Total Joint Arthroplasty: Does Size and Location Matter? Pulido L, Smith EB, Parvizi J, Rothman RH. AAOS, February 2007

5-8. Is it Time to Include Vancomycin for Routine Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Total Joint Replacement Patients? Smith EB, Wynne R, Liu H, Good R. Musculoskeletal Infection Society, August 2011; American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS), November, 2011; AAOS, February 2012; and Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society, April 2012

9. The Effect of Laminar Air Flow and Door Openings on Contamination in the Operating Room. Smith EB, Maltenfort M, Honsawek S, Dolan K, Younkins E, Raphael I. Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society, April 2012

10-11. The Aquacel Ag Hydrofiber Wound Dressing with Ionic Silver Reduces the Rate of Acute Periprosthetic Joint Infection Following Total Joint Arthroplasty. Cai J, Karam J, Parvizi J, Smith EB, Sharkey PF. Eastern Orthopaedic Association. June 2012; and American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Nov 2012

12. Mortality of the 100-year-old with Hip Fracture. Tarity TD, Smith EB, Dolan K, Rasouli MR, Maltenfort M. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, March 2013

13. Is Gluteal Muscle Atrophy a Cause of Hip Fracture in Older Individuals? Chi AS, Morrison W, Smith EB, Parvizi J. American Roentgen Ray Society. April 2013

14-17. Positive Culture from the Liquid Medium Only after Total Joint Arthroplasty Revision: Is It Reliable? Smith EB, Wynne R, Cai J, Maltenfort M, Good RP. Musculoskeletal Infection Society, Philadelphia, PA. August 2013; European Bone and Joint Infection Society, Prague, Czech Republic. September 2013; Eastern Orthopaedic Association (poster), Miami, FL. October 2013; American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, November 2013

18. Direct Lateral Approach to the Hip. Smith EB. XXVI SICOT Triennial World Congress. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. November 2014

19. Aspirin May Be Adequate for Venous Thromboembolic Event Prophylaxis after Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty. Deirmengian GK,  Heller S, Smith EB, Maltenfort M, Parvizi J. AAOS March 2015

20. Double Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial of Peri-articular Injection vs Intra-articular infusion catheter for Postsurgical Analgesia following Total Knee Arthroplasty. Smith EB, Kazarian D, Sawan H, Lee J, Maltefort M, Lonner J, Good R, Sharkey PF. AAHKS November 2015

21. Decreased Flexion Contracture after Total Knee Arthroplasty using Botulinum Toxin A:
A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Smith EB, Shafi KA, Greis AC, Maltenfort M, Chen AF. AAOS in Orlando, FL March 2016

22. Can Adjunctive Perioperative Radiation Improve Range of Motion after Total Knee Revision for Arthrofibrosis? Smith EB, Martin D, Dinome J, Chen AF. AAOS in New Orleans, LA March 2018

 

Magazine Articles:

1. Should Vancomycin be a Routine Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis for TJR Patients? AAOS Now, p17, January 2012

2. Laminar Airflow Linked to Decreased Intraoperative Contamination Rates. AAOS Now, October 2013

3. Broth-only Isolates Found Unreliable for Prediction of Infection after TJA Revision. Orthopaedics Today, p16. December 2013

4. Return to Daily Activities ASAP after Joint Replacement Surgery. Philadelphia Magazine. July 2014

5. Watch Out for Winter Falls. Women’s Health Source Magazine. Fall 2015

6. A Return to an Active Lifestyle Thanks to Rothman Institute at Riddle Hospital. Main Line Health

September 19, 2016

 

Lectures by Invitation:

1. Complications following Total Joint Arthroplasty 2000-2005.  Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2005

2. Does Preoperative Diagnosis of Deep Venous Thrombosis Influence Management of Patients with Femur Fracture? Jefferson Orthopaedic Society 2005

3. The Rise in Incidence of Pulmonary Embolus Following Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Coincidence? Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2006

4. Review of Total Hip Implants.  Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Resident Lecture, 2006

5. The History of Total Hip Arthroplasty.  The Legacy Society of Bryn Mawr Hospital, 2007

6. Examination of the Hip and Hip Arthroscopy.  Main Line Health Symposium for Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Services, 2007

7. Surgical Options for the Painful Hip in the 45-Year-Old Patient.  Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2008

8. Hip Resurfacing.  Bryn Mawr Hospital CME Nursing and Rehabilitation Staff, 2008

9. Hip Approach and Stability after Total Hip Arthroplasty.  Bryn Mawr Hospital CME Nursing and Rehabilitation Staff, 2008

10. Miracles and Milestones: The Evolution of Total Joint Replacement.  The Gerhard Society of Bryn Mawr Hospital, 2008

11. Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty.  Bryn Mawr Hospital CME Nursing and Rehabilitation Staff, 2009

12. Increasing Rates of Thromboembolic Disease in Joint Replacement Patients – More Disease or Better Detection?  Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society, 2009

13. Principles of Fracture Fixation.  AO Synthes American Nursing Continuing Education Bioskills Workshop.  Riddle Memorial Hospital. 2010

14. Total Joint Arthroplasty.  Bryn Mawr Hospital CME Nursing and Rehabilitation Staff, 2010

15. Trainwrecks in Orthopaedics. Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2010

16. Treatment of Degenerative Joint Disease.  Bryn Mawr Hospital Orthopaedic CME Course, 2010

17. Total Hip Replacement. Riddle Memorial Hospital CME for Primary Care Physicians, 2010

18-19. The Subchondroplasty Procedure: Treating the Source of Knee Pain in Osteoarthritis. Invited Faculty. Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD; Hahnemann Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2011

20. Prophylactic Perioperative Antibiotics – What is Best? Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2011

21. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Riddle Memorial Hospital, 2011

22. Cutting Edge Treatments for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Rothman Institute at Riddle, 2011

23. The Evaluation and Management of the Painful Total Knee Arthroplasty. Course: The Rothman Institute’s 2nd Annual Meeting on Evidence-based Orthopaedics. Philadelphia, PA Oct 1, 2011

24. Total Knee Arthroplasty – Instability. Course: Advanced Surgical Techniques for Management of Knee Arthritis. AAHKS/AAOS at the Orthopaedic Learning Center, Rosemont, IL Oct 15, 2011

25. Total Knee Arthroplasty–Periprosthetic Fracture. Course: Advanced Surgical Techniques for Management of Knee Arthritis. AAHKS/AAOS at the Orthopaedic Learning Center, Rosemont, IL

Oct 15, 2011

26. Is it Time to Include Vancomycin for Routine Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Total Joint Replacement Patients? American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. Dallas, TX Nov 6, 2011

27. Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism: Is the Game Changing? Pulmonary Embolism Prevention after Hip and Knee Replacement Meeting, U of Maryland; Baltimore, MD. Nov 17, 2011

28. Vancomycin in Total Joint Arthroplasty Patients. Course: Main Line Health Orthopaedic Nursing. Paoli Hospital. Nov 18, 2011

29. Dealing with Joint Disease. Swarthmore College. Nov 29, 2011

30. OR Traffic and Contamination. Bryn Mawr Hospital OR Nursing Staff. Dec 20, 2011

31. Contamination in the Operating Room: Laminar Airflow and Door Openings. Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. March 15, 2012

32. Partial and Total Knee Arthroplasty. Riddle Memorial Hospital CME for Primary Care Physicians, June 19, 2012

33. Contamination in the Operating Room: Laminar Airflow and Door Openings. Eastern Orthopaedic Association Annual Conference, June 21, 2012

34. The Case for Cementless Total Knee Arthroplasty. Course: Advanced Surgical Techniques for Management of Knee Arthritis. AAHKS/AAOS at the Orthopaedic Learning Center, Rosemont, IL

Oct 13, 2012

35. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Riddle Village. November 5, 2012

36. Your Joint Pain and Treatment Options. National Football League Alumni Association. Sponsored by Stryker Orthopaedics. Philadelphia, PA December 11, 2012

37. Door Openings Cause Contamination of the Operating Room Set-up: Can Laminar Airflow Help? American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Chicago, IL. March 21, 2013

38. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Rothman Media, PA. April 11, 2013

39. The Latest Innovations in Total Hip Arthroplasty: Be Careful What You Wish For. Phoenixville CME for Primary Care Physicians. April 24, 2013

40. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Women’s Wellness Event, Physician Care Surgical Hospital.  Royersford, PA  May 11, 2013

41. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture. Granite Farms Estates. July 31, 2013

42. Positive Culture from the Liquid Medium Only after Total Joint Arthroplasty Revision: Is It Reliable? Musculoskeletal Infection Society. Philadelphia, PA. August 2, 2013

43. Positive Culture from the Liquid Medium Only after Total Joint Arthroplasty Revision: Is It Reliable? European Bone and Joint Infection Society. Prague, Czech Republic. September 12, 2013

44. An Accurate Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Are We There Yet? European Bone and Joint Infection Society. Czech Republic. September 13, 2013

45. Positive Culture from the Liquid Medium Only after Total Joint Arthroplasty Revision: Is It Reliable? American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Dallas, TX. November 9, 2013

46-47. Treatment Options for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Rothman. Media, PA. November 14, 2013 and April 24, 2014

48. Partial or Total Knee Replacement: What’s the Indication? Rothman Institute CME for Primary Care Physicians. Springfield, PA. May 7, 2014

49. Service: What the Ritz-Carlton Can Teach Us about Patient Care. Grand Rounds. Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Philadelphia, PA. May 22, 2014

50. Postoperative Care after Joint Replacement. Nursing lecture–Riddle Memorial Hospital. July 2014

51-52. Treatment Options for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Rothman. Limerick, PA. October 2, 2014 and Media, PA. November 11, 2014

53. Direct Lateral Approach to the Hip. Smith EB. XXVI SICOT Triennial World Congress. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. November 20, 2014

54. The Latest Total Hip Arthroplasty Innovations – Be Careful What you Wish For. Riddle Memorial Hospital / Main Line Health CME Event (Presentation and Moderator: What’s New and True in Orthopaedics). Springfield, PA. April 8, 2015

55. Hip and Knee Update – Primary and Revision Arthroplasty Arthritis. Main Line Health and Widener University Physical Therapy CME Event. Media, PA. April 17, 2015

56-57. Treatment Options for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Rothman. Media, PA. September 29, 2015 and Limerick, PA. October 8, 2015

58-59. The Rothman Institute – Quality Care and Evidence Based Practice in the World of ACOs and Bundled Payments. Presentation to Tandigm Primary Care Physician Group. Delaware Community Hospital, October 14, 2015 and Pottstown Memorial Medical Center, October 20, 2015.

60. Decreased Flexion Contracture after Total Knee Arthroplasty using Botulinum Toxin A:
A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Smith EB, Shafi KA, Greis AC, Maltenfort M, Chen AF. AAOS in Orlando, FL. March 2016

61. Are Preoperative Serologic Type and Screen Tests Necessary for Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty Patients in Specialty Surgical Hospitals? Presentation to Physicians Care Surgical Hospital Annual Medical Staff Meeting. Radnor, PA. September 29, 2016

62. Treatment Options for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Rothman. Glen Mills, PA. November 1, 2016

63-64. The Latest and Greatest: What’s New with TKA. CME Events: Delaware Medical Attendings, PT, and Physiatrists, Wilmington, DE. April 11, 2017 and Chester County Nurse Practitioner Group, Chadds Ford, PA. May 2, 2017

65. Physical Activity after Total Joint Arthroplasty. Main Line Health Joint Replacement Reunion Walk, Newtown Square, PA. May 20, 2017

66. Surgery for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community Lecture Rothman. Limerick, PA. Sept 7, 2017

67. Can Adjunctive Perioperative Radiation Improve Range of Motion after Total Knee Revision for Arthrofibrosis? AAOS, New Orleans, LA March 7, 2018

68. Treatment for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community Lecture Rothman. Limerick, PA. May 17, 2018

 

Alternative Media:

1. Instructional DVD: Total Knee Arthroplasty Surgical Technique. Jefferson residency. 2005

2. Created database of 13,133 total knee and hip arthroplasty patients including complication rates at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital from 2000 through 2005.

3. Hip and Knee Pain.  The Sports Doctor TV Show.  WMCN-TV, 2009

4. Advancements in Joint Replacements.  The Doctor Show.  1210 AM Radio, 2010

5. Total Hip Replacement. The 10! Show. NBC TV Channel 10 Philadelphia, June 26, 2012

6. Total Joint Replacement. Maris Grove Talk Show. December 14, 2012

7. Treatment of Arthritis. Live TV Webchat. ABC TV Channel 6 Philadelphia, April 21, 2014

8. Rothman Institute Orientation Video. February 6, 2015

9. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Live Interactive Radio Webcast. The Doctor Show, Sirius XM Radio channel 110. September 18, 2017

Publications

Publications

 

 

Bibliography:

Publications, peer reviewed:

1. Total Knee Arthroplasty Using Computer-Assisted Navigation in Patients with Deformities of the Femur and Tibia: An Alternative to Intramedullary Instrumentation.  Klein GR, Austin MS, Smith EB, Hozack WJ.  The Journal of Arthroplasty (21-2): 284-288, 2006 Feb

2. The Rise in the Incidence of Pulmonary Embolus after Joint Arthroplasty: Is Modern Imaging to Blame? Parvizi J, Smith EB, Pulido L, Mamelak J, Morrison WB, Purtill JJ, Rothman RH.  Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research (463): 107-113, 2007 Oct

3. Clinical Presentation of Pulmonary Embolus after Total Joint Arthroplasty: Do Size and Location of Embolus Matter? Pulido L, Grossman S, Smith EB, Joshi A, Purtill JJ, Parvizi J, Rothman RH.  American Journal of Orthopedics 39(4): 185-189, 2010 Apr

4. Delayed Surgery for Patients with Femur and Hip Fractures – Risk of Deep Venous Thrombosis. Smith EB, Parvizi J, Purtill JJ. Journal of Trauma 70(6): e113-116. 2011 Jun

5. Is it Time to include Vancomycin for Routine Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis in TJA Patients? Smith EB, Wynne R, Liu H, Good R. Journal of Arthroplasty, 27(8 Sup): 55-60. 2012 Sep

6. Mortality in Centenarians with Hip Fractures. Tarity TD, Smith EB, Dolan K, Rasouli MR, Maltenfort M. Orthopedics, 36(3): e282-287. 2013 Mar

7. The Effect of Laminar Air Flow and Door Openings on Contamination in the Operating Room. Smith EB, Raphael IJ, Maltenfort MG, Honsawek S, Dolan K, Younkins EA, Raphael I. Journal of Arthroplasty, 28(9):1482-5 2013 Oct

8. Operative Environment.   Alijanipour P, Karam J, Llinás A, Vince KG, Zalavras C, Austin M, Garrigues G, Heller S, Huddleston J, Klatt B, Krebs V, Lohmann C, McPherson EJ, Molloy R, Oliashirazi A, Schwaber M, Sheehan E, Smith E, Sterling R, Stocks G, Vaidya S. Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 32 Suppl 1:S60–80. 2014 Jan

9. Operative Environment. Proceedings of the International Consensus Meeting on Periprosthetic Joint Infection. Alijanipour P, Karam J, Llinás A, Vince KG, Zalavras C, Austin M, Garrigues G, Heller S, Huddleston J, Klatt B, Krebs V, Lohmann C, McPherson EJ, Molloy R, Oliashirazi A, Schwaber M, Sheehan E, Smith E, Sterling R, Stocks G, Vaidya S. Journal of Arthroplasty, 29(2 sup):49-64. 2014 Feb

10. Aquacel Surgical Dressing Reduces the Rate of Acute PJI Following Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Case-Control Study. Cai J, Karam JA, Parvizi J, Smith EB, Sharkey PF. Journal of Arthroplasty, 29(6):1098-1100 2014 Jun

11. Performance Characteristics of Broth-Only Cultures after Revision Total Joint Arthroplasty. Smith EB, Cai J, Wynne R, Maltenfort M, Good R. Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research, 472(11):3285-90. 2014 Nov

12. The Effect of Implementing a Multimodal Approach on the Rates of Periprosthetic Joint Infection Following Total Joint Arthroplasty. Matsen Ko LJ, Hughes A, Yoo JY, Maltenfort M, Smith EB, Sharkey PF. Journal of Arthroplasty, 31(2):451-5. 2016 Feb

13. Aspirin Can Be Used as Prophylaxis for Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism After Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty. Deirmengian GK, Heller S, Smith EB, Maltenfort M, Chen AF, Parvizi J.
Journal of Arthroplasty, 31(10):2237-40. 2016 Oct

14. Decreased Flexion Contracture after Total Knee Arthroplasty using Botulinum Toxin A: a Randomized Controlled Trial. Smith EB, Shafi KA, Greis AC, Maltenfort MG, Chen AF. Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 24(10):3229-3234 2016 Oct

15. Are Preoperative Serologic Type and Screen Tests Necessary for Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty Patients in Specialty Surgical Hospitals? Tischler EH, Chen AF, Matthews CN, Arnold WV, Smith EB. Journal of Arthroplasty. 31(11):2442-46. 2016 Nov

16. Double Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial of Peri-articular Injection vs Intra-articular infusion catheter for Postsurgical Analgesia following Total Knee Arthroplasty. Smith EB, Kazarian GS, Maltenfort MG, Lonner JH, Sharkey PF, Good RP. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2017 Aug 16;99(16):1337-1344.

 

 

Publications, Non-peer reviewed:

1. Extensor Mechanism Allograft used to Treat a Medially Dislocated Patella after Total Knee Arthroplasty – A Case Report. Smith EB. The Jefferson Orthopaedic Journal, 43:82-83. 2013 May

2. The Role of Arthroscopy in Osteoarthritis. Kerr GJ, Lonner J, Smith EB. The Jefferson Orthopaedic Journal, 44:83-85. 2014 May

 

Pending Publication

  1. A Case of Septic Sacroiliitis in a 53-year-old Adult. Lou J, Simon JI, Smith EB – accepted by Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation May, 2018
  2. Can Adjunctive Perioperative Radiation Improve Range of Motion after Total Knee Revision for Arthrofibrosis? Smith EB, Martin D, Dinome J, Chen AF – submitted to Journal of Arthroplasty May, 2018
  3. Long-Term Evaluation of Exparel Dosage as Effective Analgesia in Bilateral TKA. Yoo JY, Maltenfort M, Smith EB, Sharkey PF
  4. Restarting Platelet Inhibitors Clopidogrel and Dipyridamole after Total Joint Arthroplasty: Does Timing Matter? Smith EB, Parvizi J, Sharkey PF, Good RP, Lonner J
  5. Performing Percutaneous Fixation of Femoral Neck Fracture under Local Anesthesia.Smith EB

 

Financial Grants Awarded:

1. The Effect of Laminar Air Flow and Door Openings on Contamination in the Operating Room. Smith EB, Maltenfort M, Honsawek S, Dolan K, Younkins E, Raphael I. Sharpe-Strumia Research Foundation of the Bryn Mawr Hospital. Awarded $22,000 for 2011-2012.

2. Botulinum Toxin A to Treat Flexion Contracture After Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Double-Blinded Randomized Controlled Study. Smith EB, Cai J, Greis A, Lonner J. Sharpe-Strumia Research Foundation of the Bryn Mawr Hospital. Awarded $47,030 for 2012-2014.

3. Comparing Pain Relief between Exparel® Injection vs. On-Q Catheter as the Postsurgical Analgesia following Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA): A Randomized Controlled Trial. Smith EB, Cai J, Lonner J, Good R, Sharkey PF. Sharpe-Strumia Research Foundation of the Bryn Mawr Hospital. Awarded $50,000 for 2013-2014.

 

Book Chapters

1. Hip Arthroscopy. Junaid Makda MD, Eric B. Smith MD, Khalid M. Yousuf MD,MS, Javad Parvizi MD, FRCS. Essentials in Total Hip Arthroplasty (Editor: Parvizi), publisher: Slack. p79-84. 2012

2. Patellofemoral Arthroplasty. Jess H. Lonner MD, Eric B. Smith MD. The Knee: Reconstruction, Replacement and Revision (Editor: Parvizi), publisher: Slack. p45(1-12). 2012

3. Approach to the Knee: Management Algorithm. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p65-68. 2013

4. Chondromalacia Patella: Anterior Knee Pain in the Young Patient. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), Lippincott. p69-70. 2013

5. Prepatellar Bursitis: Housemaid Knee. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p71-72. 2013

6. Overuse Syndrome of the Knee. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p73-74. 2013

7. Medial Collateral Ligament Sprain. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p75-77. 2013

8. Torn Meniscus. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p78-80. 2013

9. Degenerative Joint Disease of the Knee: Osteoarthritis. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), publisher: Lippincott. p81-83. 2013

10. Pes Anserinus Bursitis and the Swollen Knee: Effusion and Baker’s Cyst. Jess H. Lonner MD and Eric B. Smith MD. Primary Care Orthopedics (Editors: Lotke, Abboud, Ende), Lippincott. p84-87. 2013

11. The Operating Room Environment. Ibrahim J. Raphael and Eric B. Smith. Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Practical Management Guide (Editor Parvizi), publisher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers. p99-112. 2013

12. Patellofemoral Arthritis. Joseph A. Karam, Carlos A. Higuera, Eric B. Smith, Peter F. Sharkey. In: Klatt BA, ed. Total Knee Replacement. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. 22(4):196-202. 2012

13. Operative Environment. Liaisons: Pouya Alijanipour MD, Joseph Karam MD; Delegates: Eric B. Smith MD, et al. Proceedings of the International Consensus Meeting on Periprosthetic Joint Infection (Editors/Chairs: Parvizi, Gehrke), publisher: Data Trace. p83-123. 2013

14. Evolution of Total Hip Arthroplasty Implant Technology. Richard H. Rothman and Eric B. Smith. The Hip: Preservation, Replacement, and Revision (Editor Parvizi), publisher: Data Trace Publishing Company. pp2-1 to 2-11. 2015

15. Prevention of Complications in Total Hip Arthroplasty. Eric B. Smith MD. In: Wisel SW, ed. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery, 2nd edition, publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - Wolters Kluwer Health. 2015

16. Management of the Stiff Knee Following Total Knee Arthroplasty. Eric B. Smith MD, Jenny Cai BS. Rothman Institute Manual of Total Joint Arthroplasty. Editor Javad Parvizi. Jaypee Medical Publishers 2016

17. Smoking Cessation. Pouya Alijanipour MD, Eric B. Smith MD. Rothman Institute Manual of Total Joint Arthroplasty. Editor Javad Parvizi. Jaypee Medical Publishers 2016

18. Postoperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis. Danielle Y. Ponzio MD, Eric B. Smith MD. Rothman Institute Manual of Total Joint Arthroplasty. Editor Javad Parvizi. Jaypee Medical Publishers 2016

19. Operating Room Universal Precautions. Eric B. Smith, MD. Rothman Institute Manual of Total Joint Arthroplasty. Editor Javad Parvizi. Jaypee Medical Publishers 2016

 

Abstracts/Posters Accepted for National/International Presentations:

1. Delayed Surgery for Patients with Femur and Hip Fractures – Risk of Deep Venous Thrombosis.  Smith E, Parvizi J, Purtill JJ. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery (AAOS) Annual Meeting, March 2006

2. The Rise in the Incidence of Pulmonary Embolus Following Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Coincidence? Smith EB, Purtill JJ, Parvizi J, Sharkey PF, Hozack WJ, Rothman RH. AAOS, March 2006

3. Safety of Vioxx in the Postoperative Period Following Total Knee Arthroplasty. Smith EB, Purtill JJ, Parvizi J, Vernick CA, Grunwald Z, Joshi A, Hozack WJ, Rothman RH. AAOS, February 2007

4. Embolus after Total Joint Arthroplasty: Does Size and Location Matter? Pulido L, Smith EB, Parvizi J, Rothman RH. AAOS, February 2007

5-8. Is it Time to Include Vancomycin for Routine Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Total Joint Replacement Patients? Smith EB, Wynne R, Liu H, Good R. Musculoskeletal Infection Society, August 2011; American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS), November, 2011; AAOS, February 2012; and Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society, April 2012

9. The Effect of Laminar Air Flow and Door Openings on Contamination in the Operating Room. Smith EB, Maltenfort M, Honsawek S, Dolan K, Younkins E, Raphael I. Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society, April 2012

10-11. The Aquacel Ag Hydrofiber Wound Dressing with Ionic Silver Reduces the Rate of Acute Periprosthetic Joint Infection Following Total Joint Arthroplasty. Cai J, Karam J, Parvizi J, Smith EB, Sharkey PF. Eastern Orthopaedic Association. June 2012; and American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Nov 2012

12. Mortality of the 100-year-old with Hip Fracture. Tarity TD, Smith EB, Dolan K, Rasouli MR, Maltenfort M. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, March 2013

13. Is Gluteal Muscle Atrophy a Cause of Hip Fracture in Older Individuals? Chi AS, Morrison W, Smith EB, Parvizi J. American Roentgen Ray Society. April 2013

14-17. Positive Culture from the Liquid Medium Only after Total Joint Arthroplasty Revision: Is It Reliable? Smith EB, Wynne R, Cai J, Maltenfort M, Good RP. Musculoskeletal Infection Society, Philadelphia, PA. August 2013; European Bone and Joint Infection Society, Prague, Czech Republic. September 2013; Eastern Orthopaedic Association (poster), Miami, FL. October 2013; American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, November 2013

18. Direct Lateral Approach to the Hip. Smith EB. XXVI SICOT Triennial World Congress. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. November 2014

19. Aspirin May Be Adequate for Venous Thromboembolic Event Prophylaxis after Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty. Deirmengian GK,  Heller S, Smith EB, Maltenfort M, Parvizi J. AAOS March 2015

20. Double Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial of Peri-articular Injection vs Intra-articular infusion catheter for Postsurgical Analgesia following Total Knee Arthroplasty. Smith EB, Kazarian D, Sawan H, Lee J, Maltefort M, Lonner J, Good R, Sharkey PF. AAHKS November 2015

21. Decreased Flexion Contracture after Total Knee Arthroplasty using Botulinum Toxin A:
A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Smith EB, Shafi KA, Greis AC, Maltenfort M, Chen AF. AAOS in Orlando, FL March 2016

22. Can Adjunctive Perioperative Radiation Improve Range of Motion after Total Knee Revision for Arthrofibrosis? Smith EB, Martin D, Dinome J, Chen AF. AAOS in New Orleans, LA March 2018

 

Magazine Articles:

1. Should Vancomycin be a Routine Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis for TJR Patients? AAOS Now, p17, January 2012

2. Laminar Airflow Linked to Decreased Intraoperative Contamination Rates. AAOS Now, October 2013

3. Broth-only Isolates Found Unreliable for Prediction of Infection after TJA Revision. Orthopaedics Today, p16. December 2013

4. Return to Daily Activities ASAP after Joint Replacement Surgery. Philadelphia Magazine. July 2014

5. Watch Out for Winter Falls. Women’s Health Source Magazine. Fall 2015

6. A Return to an Active Lifestyle Thanks to Rothman Institute at Riddle Hospital. Main Line Health

September 19, 2016

 

Lectures by Invitation:

1. Complications following Total Joint Arthroplasty 2000-2005.  Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2005

2. Does Preoperative Diagnosis of Deep Venous Thrombosis Influence Management of Patients with Femur Fracture? Jefferson Orthopaedic Society 2005

3. The Rise in Incidence of Pulmonary Embolus Following Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Coincidence? Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2006

4. Review of Total Hip Implants.  Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Resident Lecture, 2006

5. The History of Total Hip Arthroplasty.  The Legacy Society of Bryn Mawr Hospital, 2007

6. Examination of the Hip and Hip Arthroscopy.  Main Line Health Symposium for Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Services, 2007

7. Surgical Options for the Painful Hip in the 45-Year-Old Patient.  Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2008

8. Hip Resurfacing.  Bryn Mawr Hospital CME Nursing and Rehabilitation Staff, 2008

9. Hip Approach and Stability after Total Hip Arthroplasty.  Bryn Mawr Hospital CME Nursing and Rehabilitation Staff, 2008

10. Miracles and Milestones: The Evolution of Total Joint Replacement.  The Gerhard Society of Bryn Mawr Hospital, 2008

11. Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty.  Bryn Mawr Hospital CME Nursing and Rehabilitation Staff, 2009

12. Increasing Rates of Thromboembolic Disease in Joint Replacement Patients – More Disease or Better Detection?  Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society, 2009

13. Principles of Fracture Fixation.  AO Synthes American Nursing Continuing Education Bioskills Workshop.  Riddle Memorial Hospital. 2010

14. Total Joint Arthroplasty.  Bryn Mawr Hospital CME Nursing and Rehabilitation Staff, 2010

15. Trainwrecks in Orthopaedics. Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2010

16. Treatment of Degenerative Joint Disease.  Bryn Mawr Hospital Orthopaedic CME Course, 2010

17. Total Hip Replacement. Riddle Memorial Hospital CME for Primary Care Physicians, 2010

18-19. The Subchondroplasty Procedure: Treating the Source of Knee Pain in Osteoarthritis. Invited Faculty. Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD; Hahnemann Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2011

20. Prophylactic Perioperative Antibiotics – What is Best? Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2011

21. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Riddle Memorial Hospital, 2011

22. Cutting Edge Treatments for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Rothman Institute at Riddle, 2011

23. The Evaluation and Management of the Painful Total Knee Arthroplasty. Course: The Rothman Institute’s 2nd Annual Meeting on Evidence-based Orthopaedics. Philadelphia, PA Oct 1, 2011

24. Total Knee Arthroplasty – Instability. Course: Advanced Surgical Techniques for Management of Knee Arthritis. AAHKS/AAOS at the Orthopaedic Learning Center, Rosemont, IL Oct 15, 2011

25. Total Knee Arthroplasty–Periprosthetic Fracture. Course: Advanced Surgical Techniques for Management of Knee Arthritis. AAHKS/AAOS at the Orthopaedic Learning Center, Rosemont, IL

Oct 15, 2011

26. Is it Time to Include Vancomycin for Routine Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Total Joint Replacement Patients? American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. Dallas, TX Nov 6, 2011

27. Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism: Is the Game Changing? Pulmonary Embolism Prevention after Hip and Knee Replacement Meeting, U of Maryland; Baltimore, MD. Nov 17, 2011

28. Vancomycin in Total Joint Arthroplasty Patients. Course: Main Line Health Orthopaedic Nursing. Paoli Hospital. Nov 18, 2011

29. Dealing with Joint Disease. Swarthmore College. Nov 29, 2011

30. OR Traffic and Contamination. Bryn Mawr Hospital OR Nursing Staff. Dec 20, 2011

31. Contamination in the Operating Room: Laminar Airflow and Door Openings. Grand Rounds, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. March 15, 2012

32. Partial and Total Knee Arthroplasty. Riddle Memorial Hospital CME for Primary Care Physicians, June 19, 2012

33. Contamination in the Operating Room: Laminar Airflow and Door Openings. Eastern Orthopaedic Association Annual Conference, June 21, 2012

34. The Case for Cementless Total Knee Arthroplasty. Course: Advanced Surgical Techniques for Management of Knee Arthritis. AAHKS/AAOS at the Orthopaedic Learning Center, Rosemont, IL

Oct 13, 2012

35. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Riddle Village. November 5, 2012

36. Your Joint Pain and Treatment Options. National Football League Alumni Association. Sponsored by Stryker Orthopaedics. Philadelphia, PA December 11, 2012

37. Door Openings Cause Contamination of the Operating Room Set-up: Can Laminar Airflow Help? American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Chicago, IL. March 21, 2013

38. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Rothman Media, PA. April 11, 2013

39. The Latest Innovations in Total Hip Arthroplasty: Be Careful What You Wish For. Phoenixville CME for Primary Care Physicians. April 24, 2013

40. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Women’s Wellness Event, Physician Care Surgical Hospital.  Royersford, PA  May 11, 2013

41. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture. Granite Farms Estates. July 31, 2013

42. Positive Culture from the Liquid Medium Only after Total Joint Arthroplasty Revision: Is It Reliable? Musculoskeletal Infection Society. Philadelphia, PA. August 2, 2013

43. Positive Culture from the Liquid Medium Only after Total Joint Arthroplasty Revision: Is It Reliable? European Bone and Joint Infection Society. Prague, Czech Republic. September 12, 2013

44. An Accurate Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Are We There Yet? European Bone and Joint Infection Society. Czech Republic. September 13, 2013

45. Positive Culture from the Liquid Medium Only after Total Joint Arthroplasty Revision: Is It Reliable? American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Dallas, TX. November 9, 2013

46-47. Treatment Options for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Rothman. Media, PA. November 14, 2013 and April 24, 2014

48. Partial or Total Knee Replacement: What’s the Indication? Rothman Institute CME for Primary Care Physicians. Springfield, PA. May 7, 2014

49. Service: What the Ritz-Carlton Can Teach Us about Patient Care. Grand Rounds. Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Philadelphia, PA. May 22, 2014

50. Postoperative Care after Joint Replacement. Nursing lecture–Riddle Memorial Hospital. July 2014

51-52. Treatment Options for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Rothman. Limerick, PA. October 2, 2014 and Media, PA. November 11, 2014

53. Direct Lateral Approach to the Hip. Smith EB. XXVI SICOT Triennial World Congress. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. November 20, 2014

54. The Latest Total Hip Arthroplasty Innovations – Be Careful What you Wish For. Riddle Memorial Hospital / Main Line Health CME Event (Presentation and Moderator: What’s New and True in Orthopaedics). Springfield, PA. April 8, 2015

55. Hip and Knee Update – Primary and Revision Arthroplasty Arthritis. Main Line Health and Widener University Physical Therapy CME Event. Media, PA. April 17, 2015

56-57. Treatment Options for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Rothman. Media, PA. September 29, 2015 and Limerick, PA. October 8, 2015

58-59. The Rothman Institute – Quality Care and Evidence Based Practice in the World of ACOs and Bundled Payments. Presentation to Tandigm Primary Care Physician Group. Delaware Community Hospital, October 14, 2015 and Pottstown Memorial Medical Center, October 20, 2015.

60. Decreased Flexion Contracture after Total Knee Arthroplasty using Botulinum Toxin A:
A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Smith EB, Shafi KA, Greis AC, Maltenfort M, Chen AF. AAOS in Orlando, FL. March 2016

61. Are Preoperative Serologic Type and Screen Tests Necessary for Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty Patients in Specialty Surgical Hospitals? Presentation to Physicians Care Surgical Hospital Annual Medical Staff Meeting. Radnor, PA. September 29, 2016

62. Treatment Options for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community lecture Rothman. Glen Mills, PA. November 1, 2016

63-64. The Latest and Greatest: What’s New with TKA. CME Events: Delaware Medical Attendings, PT, and Physiatrists, Wilmington, DE. April 11, 2017 and Chester County Nurse Practitioner Group, Chadds Ford, PA. May 2, 2017

65. Physical Activity after Total Joint Arthroplasty. Main Line Health Joint Replacement Reunion Walk, Newtown Square, PA. May 20, 2017

66. Surgery for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community Lecture Rothman. Limerick, PA. Sept 7, 2017

67. Can Adjunctive Perioperative Radiation Improve Range of Motion after Total Knee Revision for Arthrofibrosis? AAOS, New Orleans, LA March 7, 2018

68. Treatment for Hip and Knee Arthritis. Community Lecture Rothman. Limerick, PA. May 17, 2018

 

Alternative Media:

1. Instructional DVD: Total Knee Arthroplasty Surgical Technique. Jefferson residency. 2005

2. Created database of 13,133 total knee and hip arthroplasty patients including complication rates at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital from 2000 through 2005.

3. Hip and Knee Pain.  The Sports Doctor TV Show.  WMCN-TV, 2009

4. Advancements in Joint Replacements.  The Doctor Show.  1210 AM Radio, 2010

5. Total Hip Replacement. The 10! Show. NBC TV Channel 10 Philadelphia, June 26, 2012

6. Total Joint Replacement. Maris Grove Talk Show. December 14, 2012

7. Treatment of Arthritis. Live TV Webchat. ABC TV Channel 6 Philadelphia, April 21, 2014

8. Rothman Institute Orientation Video. February 6, 2015

9. Treatment of Hip and Knee Arthritis. Live Interactive Radio Webcast. The Doctor Show, Sirius XM Radio channel 110. September 18, 2017

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