Penn Medicine
Help | Search | Site Map | Contact   
faculty photo

Derek James Donegan, MD

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Co-Director Penn Ortho Trauma & Fracture Reconstruction Service for PAH, Pennsylvania Hospital
Co-Director of Education, University of Pennsylvania for Penn Ortho Trauma & Fracture Reconstruction Service
Orthopaedic Surgery Medical Student Clerkship Director, Pennsylvania Hospital
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Penn Medicine Musculoskeletal Center
3737 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BS (Therapeutic Recreation)
Ithaca College, 1999.
n/a (Pre-med post-baccalaureate)
Temple University, 2001.
MD (Medicine)
Jefferson Medical College, 2006.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, 2006-2011.
Fellow, Orthopaedic Trauma, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 2011-2012.
Certifications
USMLE Part 1: Pass, 2004.
USMLE Part 2 CK: Pass, 2005.
USMLE Part 2 CS: Pass, 2005.
USMLE Part 3: Pass, 2007.
ABOS Part 1: Pass, 2011.
ABOS Part II: Pass, 2014.
Permanent link
 
> Perelman School of Medicine   > Faculty   > Details

Description of Clinical Expertise

Fox 29 News special: "Pet related Injuries"
Aired: 1/28/2016

Selected Publications

Gittings DJ, Courtney PM, Ashley BS, Hesketh PJ, Donegan DJ, Sheth NP: Diagnosing Infection in Patients Undergoing Conversion of Prior Internal Fixation to Total Hip Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty 32(1): 241-245, January 2017.

Scolaro JA, Broghammer FH, Donegan DJ: Intramedullary Tibial Nail Fixation of Simple Intraarticular Distal Tibia Fractures. J Orthop Trauma Suppl 4: S12-S16, November 2016.

Neuman MD, Ellenberg SS, Sieber FE, Magaziner JS, Feng R, Carson JL; and the REGAIN Investigators: Regional versus General Anesthesia for Promoting Independence after Hip Fracture (REGAIN): protocol for a pragmatic, international multicentre trial. BMJ Open 6(11), November 2016.

Scolaro JA, Donegan DJ, Mir HR: Introduction. J Orthop Trauma. Suppl 4: S1, November 2016.

Rozell JC, Vemulapalli KC, Gary JL, Donegan DJ: Tibial Plateau Fractures in Elderly Patients. Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 3(7), September 2016.

Rozell JC, Hasenauer M, Donegan DJ, Neuman M. : Recent advances in the treatment of hip fractures in the elderly. F1000Res 5(11), August 2016.

Burgers PT, Hoogendoorn M, Van Woensel EA, Poolman RW, Bhandari M, Patka P, Van Lieshout EM; HEALTH Trial Investigators.: Total medical costs of treating femoral neck fracture patients with hemi- or total hip arthroplasty: a cost analysis of a multicenter prospective study. Osteoporos Int. 27(6): 1999-2008, June 2016.

Pulos N, Yoon RS, Shetye S, Hast MW, Liporace F, Donegan DJ.: Anteroinferior 2.7-mm versus 3.5-mm plating of the clavicle: A biomechanical study. Injury June 2016.

Morris TR, Lim DP, Donegan DJ: Trauma Tips and Tricks: Measurement and Management of Compartment Syndrome. UPOJ 26, June 2016.

Gittings, DJ, Courtney PM, Ashley BS, Hesketh PJ, Donegan DJ, Sheth NP: Diagnosing of Infection in Patients Undergoing Conversion of Prior Internal Fixation to Total Hip Arthroplasty. Podium Presentation at AAOS March 2016.

back to top
Last updated: 12/29/2016
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania
 
© The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania. Site best viewed with Mozilla, NN, IE, or Safari.
SOM Home International Programs Penn Alumni Clinical Trials Centers and Institutes Departments Faculty Research Education Administration