Penn Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic Surgery Faculty

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Derek Donegan, MD

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

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 2 Silverstein
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Therapeutic Recreation)
Ithaca College, 1999.
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.
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Selected Publications

Sullivan MP, Smith HE, Schuster JM, Donegan D, Mehta S, Ahn J: Spondylopelvic dissociation. Orthop Clin North Am 45(1): 65-75, January 2014.

Sullivan MP, Baldwin KD, Donegan DJ, Mehta S, Ahn J: Geriatric Fractures About the Hip: Divergent Patterns in the Proximal Femur, Pelvis and Acetabulum. Poster Presentation at OTA, Phoenix, AZ October 2013.

Beingessner DM, Donegan D: Elbow fracture dislocation. Orthopedics. 36(10); 788-90, October 2013.

Neuman MD, Donegan DJ, Mehta S: Comparative Effectiveness of Joint Reconstruction versus Fixation for Femoral Neck Fracture: Inpatient and 30-Day Mortality. AM J Orthop 42(7): E42-E47, July 2013.

Laratta, J.L. Yoon, R.S. Frank, M.A. Donegan, D.J. Liporace, F.A.: Divergent Elbow Dislocation with Radial Shaft Fracture, Distal Ulnar Deformation, and Distal Radioulnar Joint Instability: An Unclassifiable Monteggia Variant. J Orthop Traumatol April 7 2013.

Seigerman, D.A. Choi, D. Donegan, D.J. Yoon, R.S. Liporace, F.A. : Upper Extremity Compartment Syndrome After Minor Trauma: An Imperative for Increased Vigilance for a Rare, but Limb-Threatening Complication. PATIENT SAFETY IN SURGERY 7(1):5, February 2013.

Voletti PB, Donegan DJ, Kim TW, Lee GC: Level of Evidence: does it change the rate of publication and time time to publication of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons presentations? J Bone Joint Surg Am. Jan 2013.

Sullivan MP, Baldwin KD, Donegan DJ, Mehta S, Ahn J: Geriatric Fractures About the Hip: Divergent Patterns in the Proximal Femur, Pelvis, and Acetabulum. Podium Presentation at AAOS, Chicago, IL 20 March 2013.

Liporace FA, Donegan DJ, Langford JR, Haidukewych GJ, : Contemporary internal fixation techniques for periprosthetic fractures of the hip and knee. Inst. Course Lect. 62:317-32, 2013.

Donegan D, Voleti P, Lee GC, Tjoumakaris TP: Short Intramedullary Nailing of Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures in the Very Ederly. UPOJ Page: 30-33, June 2012.

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