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Alexandre Arkader, MD

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Dept. of Orthopaedics
2nd Floor Wood Building
34th Street & Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1527
Fax: 215-590-1501
Education:
MD
Fundacao Tecnico-Educacional Souza Marques, 1998.
Post-Graduate Training
Rotating Intern, Internal Medicine, Hospital Santa Casa da Misericordia , 1998-1998.
Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital de Traumatologia-Ortopedia (National Institue of Orthopaedics and Traumatology - Federal Research Institute), 1999-2002.
Clinical Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedics, Hospital de Traumatologia-Ortopedia (National Institute of Orthopaedics and Traumatology - Federal Research Institute), 2002-2002.
International Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedics, Campbell Clinic, University of Tennessee, 2003-2003.
Research Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2004-2005.
Clinical Fellowship, Musculoskeletal Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 2005-2006.
Clinical Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedic, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2006-2007.
Certifications
Brazilian Orthopaedic and Traumatology Society Board, 2001.
Brazilian Medical Association, 2001.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2014.
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Selected Publications

Al-Mahdi W, Ibrahim MM, Spiegel DA, Arkader A, Nance M, Baldwin K.: Is Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome Relevant to Pulmonary Complications and Mortality in Multiply Injured Children? J Pediatr Orthop. October 2017.

Jackson TJ, Shah AS, Arkader A.: Is Routine Spine MRI Necessary in Skeletally Immature Patients With MHE? Identifying Patients at Risk for Spinal Osteochondromas. J Pediatr Orthop. October 2017.

Godfrey J, Choi PD, Shabtai L, Nossov SB, Williams A, Lindberg AW, Silva S, Caird MS, Schur MD Arkader A.: Management of Pediatric Type I Open Fractures in the Emergency Department or Operating Room: A Multi-Center Perspective. Pediatr Orthop. March 2017.

Arkader A, Brusalis CM, Warner Jr. WC, Conway JH, Noonan KJ.: Update in Pediatric Musculoskeletal Infections: When it Is, When it Isn't, and What to Do. Instr Course Lect. Page: 15;66:495-504, February 2017.

Refakis CA, Arkader A, Baldwin K, Spiegel D, Sankar W.: Predicting Periarticular Infection in Children With Septic Arthritis of the Hip: Regionally Derived Criteria May Not Apply to All Populations. J Pediatr Orthop. January 2017.

Jackson TJ, Mostoufi-Moab S, Hill-Kayser C, Balamuth N, Arkader A.: Musculoskeletal Complications Following Total Body Irradiation n Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients. In Press Pediatric Blood and Cancer Journal 2017.

Broom A, Schur, Arkader A, Flynn J, Gornitzky A, Choi PD: Compartment syndrome in infants and toddlers. J Child Orthop. 5, October 2016.

Cousminer DL, Arkader A, Voight BF, Pacifici M, Grant SF: Assessing the general population frequency of rare coding variants in the EXT1 and EXT2 genes previously implicated in hereditary multiple exostoses. Bone 9;92: 196-200, September 2016.

Shabtai L., Arkader A.: "Percutaneous Reduction of Displaced Radial Neck Fractures Achieves Better Results Compared to Fractures Treated by Open Reduction" Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 36(1): S63-3, June 2016.

Schur M.D., Lee C., Arkader, A., Catalano A., Choi P.D.: "Risk factors for avascular necrosis after closed reduction for developmental dysplasia of the hip" J Child Orthop. May 2016.

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