Samir Mehta, M.D.

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Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chief, Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Pennsylvania Hospital
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Presbyterian Medical Center
Medical Director for Clinical Research, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania
Subspecialty Medical Consultant to Penn Athletics, University of Pennsylvania
Co-Director, Penn Orthoplastic Limb Salvage Center
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
Penn Orthopaedics
Penn Medicine University City
3737 Market Street
6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-294-9146
B.A. (Integrated Science Program & Biology)
Northwestern University, 1996.
M.D. (Medicine)
Temple University School of Medicine, 2000.
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Description of Research Expertise

Orthopaedic trauma
Epigenetics and biomarker identification
Biomechanics of orthopaedic trauma constructs
Biomechanics of healing
Bone healing at biologic level
Clinical outcomes

Description of Clinical Expertise

Pelvic fractures
Acetabular fractures
Peri-articular fractures
Orthopaedic trauma

Description of Other Expertise

Adult education principles in surgical training
Bioethics in orthopaedic surgery
Impact of 80-hour work week on resident education
Surgical simulations
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Last updated: 06/30/2024
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