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
Co-Director Penn Ortho Trauma & Fracture Reconstruction Service for PAH, Pennsylvania Hospital
Co-Director of Education, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 2 Silverstein
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
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.
Certifications
USMLE Part 1: Pass, 2004.
USMLE Part 2 CS: Pass, 2005.
USMLE Part 2 CK: Pass, 2005.
USMLE Part 3: Pass, 2007.
ABOS Part 1: Pass, 2011.
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Selected Publications

Sullivan MP, Nestorovski D, Horan AD, Donegan DJ, Ahn J, Mehta S: Appropriate use of the 22-modifier does not improve payment in orthopaedic trauma and fracture care. Poster Presentation at OTA, Tampa, Fl October 2014.

Courtney PM, Shah RP, Mehta S, Donegan DJ: A terrible quartet injury of the elbow: A terrible triad variant with a capitellar sheer fracture. A Case Report. JBJS Case Connect 4(4), October 2014.

Donegan DJ, Seigerman DA, Toon RS, Liporace FA: Gerdy's Tubercle: The Lighthouse to the Knee. J Orthop Trauma July 2014.

Sullivan MP, Taylor RM, Donegan DJ, Ahn J, Mehta S: Length, Alignment and Rotation: Operative Techniques for Intramedullary Nailing of the Comminutted, Diaphyseal Femur Fracture. UPOJ June 2014.

Courtney PM, Boniello A, Donegan DJ, Ahn J, Mehta S: Functional Knee Outcomes in Suprapatellar and Infrapatellar Tibial Nailing: Does Approach Matter? UPOJ June 2014.

Taylor RM, Sullivan MP, Donegan DJ, Ahn J, Mehta S: Strategies and Application of Ankle-Spanning Multiplanar External Fixators. UPOJ June 2014.

Schnecker ML, Tannascoli SM, Donegan DJ, Baldwin KD, Ahn J, Mehta S: Bone Morphogenetic Protein and Fractures: A Meta-Analysis. UPOJ June 2014.

Courtney PM, Taylor R, Scolaro J, Donegan D, Mehta S: Displaced inferior ramus fractures as a marker of posterior pelvic injury. UPOJ June 2014.

Wigner NA, Donegan DJ: Current concepts in deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism after trauma. Current Orthopaedic Practice April 2014.

Courtney PM, Taylor R, Scolaro J, Donegan D, Mehta S: Displaced inferior ramus fractures as a marker of posterior pelvic injury. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg April 2014.

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