Penn Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic Surgery Faculty

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Charles L. Nelson, M.D.

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
1 Cupp Pavilion
51 N. 39th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-8862
Fax: 215-349-5128
Rensellaer Polytechnic Institute, 1988.
University of Pennsylvania, 1992.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1992-1993.
Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery Research, University of Pennsylvania, 1993-1994.
Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1994-1997.
Fellow in Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, 1997-1998.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 7/13/2000 - 12/31/2010, 2000.
Diplomat American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (January 2011 - December 2020), 2011.
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Selected Publications

Nelson C.: Periprosthetic Fractures of the Femur Following Hip Arthroplasty. American Journal of Orthopedics 31: 221-223, April 2002.

Nelson C.: Cemented Femoral Revision, Technique and Outcome. American Journal of Orthopedics 31: 187-189, 2002.

Konkle B., Nelson C., Forsyth A. and Hume E.: Approaches to Successful Total Knee Arthroplasty in Hemophilia A Patients with Inhibitors. Accepted Hematology 8(5): 706-10, September 2002.

Lonner J., Lotke P., Kim J., and Nelson C.: Impaction Grafting and Wire Mesh for Large Uncontained Defects in Revision TKA. Accepted Clin. Orthop. 2002.

Nelson C.: Cemented Cup Revision. American Journal of Orthopedics 31, 2002.

Lonner J., Battish R., Nelson C., Lotke P.: Efficacy of Mail Surveys for Follow-Up of Total Knee Patients. Journal of Arthoplasty Page: 267, February 2001 Notes: Abstracts from AAHKS 10th Annual Meeting.

Nelson C.: Management of Severe Acetabular Bone Loss During Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty: Role of Acetabular Reconstruction Cages. Seminars in Arthroplasty, Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty 12(1): 90-69, 2001.

Nelson C.: Primary and Delayed Exchange for Infected Total Knee Arthroplasty. American Journal of Knee Surg. 14(1): 60-64, 2001.

Nelson C., Windsor R.: Patella Fractures in Total Knee Arthroplasty. Complications, Pitfalls, and Salvage in Knee Surgery. Malek M. (eds.). Springer-Verlag, NY, NY, Page: 413-419, 2001.

Nelson C., Fitzgerald R.: Correction of Arthritic Deformities of the Hip. Arthritis and Allied Conditions. Koopman W. (eds.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, Page: 1044-1060, 2001.

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