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The faculty in the Saint Louis University School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery have a range of specialties, including traumatology, pediatrics and sports medicine.

A group photo of Orthopaedic Faculty
David D. Greenberg, M.D.
Interim Chair, Orthopaedic Surgery
Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Oncology
Program Director, Orthopaedic Residency Program 
Ashley Ali, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Sports Medicine
Gary Bledsoe, Ph.D.
Professor, Biomedical Research
John A. Boudreau, M.D.
Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Traumatology
Peter Cohn, M.D.
Instructor, Spinal Deformity and Reconstructive Spine Surgery
Ali Dalal, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Foot and Ankle Surgery and Joint Replacement
Vikas Dhawan, M.D.
Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Hand Surgery
Elizabeth Engel, M.D.
Professor, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Director of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 
Thomas Fox, M.D. - Adjunct Faculty
Assistant Professor, Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement
Heidi Israel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Research
Scott G. Kaar, M.D.
Professor, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery
Djoldas Kuldjanov, M.D.
Professor, Orthopaedic Traumatology
Sarah H. McBride-Gagyi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Wassim Mourad, M.D., M.H.C.M.
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Hand Surgery, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Daemeon A. Nicolaou, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Traumatology
Randall Otto, M.D.
Associate Professor, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
Kedar Padhye, M.D.
Clinical Instructor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Korey Partenheimer, M.D. 
Instructor, Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement
Associate Program Director, Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program
Aki Puryear, M.D.
Professor, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Sivashanmugam Raju, M.D.
Associate Professor, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Thomas Revak, D.O.
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Traumatology
J. Tracy Watson, M.D.
Professor, Orthopaedic Traumatology
Jeffrey B. Whiting, M.D.
Associate Professor, Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement