Andrew D Sobel, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA
Office: 2158292235
BSE (Biomedical Engineering)
Duke University, 2008.
MD (Medicine)
State University of New York at Buffalo - School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, 2012.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

hand surgery, compression neuropathy, trigger finger, tendonitis, arthritis, fracture, tendon injury, nerve injury

Description of Research Expertise

hand surgery, biomechanics, education, diversity

Selected Publications

Cochrane S, Dale AM, Buckner-Petty S, Sobel AD, Lippold B, Calfee RP.: Relevance of Diagnosed Depression and Antidepressants to PROMIS Depression Scores Among Hand Surgical Patients. J Hand Surg Am 46: 99-105, Feb 2021.

Taylor AJ, Sobel AD, Mulcahey MK.: Perceptions of the Educational and Institutional Impact of the Orthopaedic Fellowship Interview Process. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 28: e948-e953, Nov 2020.

Luginbuhl JC, Sobel AD, Mulcahey MK.: Analysis of the Sports Medicine Section of the Orthopaedic In-Training Examination: Improvements in Levels of Evidence and Question Taxonomy Over a 12-Year Period. Orthopedics 43: e460-e464, Sep 2020.

Kuczmarski AS, Lemme NJ, Biron D, Sobel AD, Weiss AC.: Characteristics and Publication Rates for Podium Presentations at National Hand Surgery Meetings from 2007 to 2012. J Hand Microsurg 12: 107-110, Aug 2020.

Sobel AD, Ramirez JM, Walsh DF, Defroda SF, Cruz AI Jr.: Evaluation of Spanish Language Proficiency and Resources Available in Academic Pediatric Orthopaedic Centers. J Pediatr Orthop 40: 310-313, Jul 2020.

Shah KN, Ruddell JH, Scott B, Reid DBC, Sobel AD, Katarincic JA, Akelman E.: Orthopaedic Surgery Faculty: An Evaluation of Gender and Racial Diversity Compared with Other Specialties. JB JS Open Access 5: e20, Jun 2020.

Sobel AD, Calfee RP.: Distal Radius Fractures in the Athlete. Clin Sports Med 39: 299-311, Apr 2020.

Hodax JD, Cohen BH, DeFroda SF, Sobel AD, Fadale PD.: Comparison of three fixation techniques for arcuate fractures. Injury 51: 478-482, Feb 2020.

Vitale MA, Sobel AD, Calfee RP, Matullo KS: Tendon Injuries and Tendinopathies of the Hand and Wrist. Orthopaedic Knowledge Update 13. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2020.

Sobel AD: Elbow Dislocation. HandCare - American Society for Surgery of the Hand 2020.

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Last updated: 12/20/2021
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