Lorraine Boakye, MD

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

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230 West Washington Square
5th Floor Farm Journal Bldg
Philadelphia, PA 19106
BA (History)
Yale, 2011.
University of Pittsburgh Medical School, 2016.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Foot & Ankle Injuries

Description of Research Expertise

Achilles rupture and tendinopathy, PROMs, Sociodemographic factors, Sustainability in surgery

Selected Publications

Boakye, L. A. T., Martin, E. A., Chiodo, C. P., Giza, E., Bluman, E. M., Smith, J. T.: Scope of the Problem: Tendoscopy and Small Joint Arthroscopy of the Foot and Ankle. Instr Course Lect 72: 491-504, 2023.

Jeremy T Smith 1, Lorraine A T Boakye, Marco L Ferrone, Gregg L Furie: Environmental Sustainability in the Orthopaedic Operating Room. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 30: 1039-1045, Nov 2022.

Yan, Alan Y., Canton, Stephen P., Ma, Xin, Shi, Zhongmin, Boakye, Lorraine, Hogan, MaCalus V.: Lisfranc Injuries. Page: 81-108, 2022.

Andrews, Carol L., Williams, Don D., Boakye, Lorraine: Imaging of Soft Tissue Injuries of the Foot and Ankle. Page: 1-28, 2022.

Boakye, Lorraine, Brown, Cortez, James, Nia, Hogan, MaCalus V.: Lateral Ankle Instability: The Modified Brostrom. Page: 91-95, 2022.

Boakye, Lorraine, James, Nia A., Brown, Cortez L., Canton, Stephen P., Scott, Devon M., Yan, Alan Y., Hogan, MaCalus V.: Nerve Injuries in the Foot and Ankle: Neuromas, Neuropathy, Entrapments, and Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome. Page: 295-300, 2022.

Boakye, Lorraine A., Parker, Emily B., Martin, Elizabeth A., Chiodo, Christopher P., Bluman, Eric M., Smith, Jeremy T.: The Effects of Sociodemographic Factors on Variation in Baseline Patient Reported Outcome Measures in Foot and Ankle Patients. Foot & Ankle Orthopaedics 7(4), 2022.

Moloney, G. B., Boakye, L. A. T., Cluts, L. M., Palmeri, C.: Administration of Prophylactic Enoxaparin on the Morning of Surgery Does Not Increase Risk of Blood Transfusion or Wound Drainage Following Internal Fixation of Geriatric Femur Fractures. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2022.

Couch BK, Fourman MS, Shaw JD, Wawrose RA, Talentino SE, Boakye LAT, Donaldson WF, Lee JY.: Pre-Operative Bariatric Surgery Imparts An Increased Risk of Infection, Re-Admission and Operative Intervention Following Elective Instrumented Lumbar Fusion. Global Spine J Apr 2021.

Hogan, MaCalus V., Boakye, Lorraine, James, Nia A., Brown, Cortez L., Yan, Alan A.: Syndesmosis Injury. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine 29(4), 2021.

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Last updated: 03/17/2023
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