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Alexandre Arkader, MD

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Dept. of Orthopaedics
2nd Floor Wood Building
34th Street & Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1527
Fax: 215-590-1501
Education:
MD
Fundacao Tecnico-Educacional Souza Marques, 1998.
Post-Graduate Training
Rotating Intern, Internal Medicine, Hospital Santa Casa da Misericordia , 1998-1998.
Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital de Traumatologia-Ortopedia (National Institue of Orthopaedics and Traumatology - Federal Research Institute), 1999-2002.
Clinical Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedics, Hospital de Traumatologia-Ortopedia (National Institute of Orthopaedics and Traumatology - Federal Research Institute), 2002-2002.
International Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedics, Campbell Clinic, University of Tennessee, 2003-2003.
Research Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2004-2005.
Clinical Fellowship, Musculoskeletal Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 2005-2006.
Clinical Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedic, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2006-2007.
Certifications
Brazilian Orthopaedic and Traumatology Society Board, 2001.
Brazilian Medical Association, 2001.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2014.
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Selected Publications

Shabtai L., Arkader A.: "Percutaneous Reduction of Displaced Radial Neck Fractures Achieves Better Results Compared to Fractures Treated by Open Reduction" Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 36(1): S63-3, June 2016.

Schur M.D., Lee C., Arkader, A., Catalano A., Choi P.D.: "Risk factors for avascular necrosis after closed reduction for developmental dysplasia of the hip" J Child Orthop. May 2016.

Arkader A, Brusalis CM, Warner Jr. WC. Conway JH, Noonan KJ: "When it Is, When it Isn't , and What to Do" Journal of America Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons March 2016.

Arkader A; Woon R; Gilsanz V: "Can Sub-clinical Rickets Cause SCFE? A Prospective, Pilot Study" Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 35(7): e72-5, Oct 2015.

Heffernan M; Gordon E; Sabatini CS; Arkader A: "Treatment of Diaphyseal Femur Fractures in Children Ages 2-5 Years: Flexible Nails Versus Spica Cast" Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 35(2): 126-129, March 2015.

Kamath S; Arkader A; Jubran R: "Outcomes of Children Younger Than Twenty-four Months with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis and Bone Involvement: A Report From a Single Institution" Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 34(8): 825-830, December 2014.

Basmajian HG; Choi PD; Huh K; Sankar WN; Wells L; Arkader A: "Radial Neck Fractures in Children: Experience from Two Level-I Trauma Centers" Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B 23(4): 369-374, July 2014.

Joiner ER; Skaggs DL; Arkader A; Andras LM; Lightdale-Miric NR; Pace JL; Ryan DD: "Iatrogenic Nerve Injuries in the Treatment of Supracondylar Humerus Fractures: Are We Really Just Missing Nerve Injuries on Preoperative Examination?" "Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics" 34(4): 388-392, June 2014.

Franklin CC; Wren T; Ferkel E; Arkader A: "Predictors of Conversion from Conservative to Operative Treatment of Pediatric Forearm Fractures" Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B 23(2): 150-154, March 2014.

Arkader A; Skaggs DL: "Physeal Injuries" Green's Skeletal Trauma in Children, 5th Edition. Mencio GA; Swiontkowski, MF (eds.). Elsevier Saunders, Page: 16-43, 2014.

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