Editorial Board

 Content Editor

Emil H. Schemitsch, MD FRCS(C) FCAHS
Richard Ivey Professor and Chairman
Department of Surgery
University of Western Ontario
Chief of Surgery
London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care
London, Ontario, Canada
[email protected]

Andrew H. Schmidt, MD
Deputy Editor
Professor, University of Minnesota
Chair, Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery, Hennepin Healthcare
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Michael J. Gardner, MD
OTA Publications Committee Chair
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Stanford Medicine
Redwood City, California, United States


Hassan Mir, MD
Digital Editor
Director of Orthopaedic Residency Program
University of South Florida
Director of Orthopaedic Trauma Research
Florida Orthopaedic Institute
Tampa, Florida, United States


Michael D. McKee, MD, FRCS(C)
Professor and Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Arizona College of Medicine
Phoenix, Arizona, United States


Zsolt J. Balogh, MD, PhD, FACS, FRACS (ortho)
Deputy Editor
Professor of Surgery and Traumatology
University of Newcastle
Director of Trauma Services
John Hunter Hospital/Hunter New England Local Health District
Department of Traumatology
John Hunter Hospital
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia


Mohit Bhandari, MD, PhD, FRCSC
Deputy Editor
Professor and Academic Head
Canada Research Chair in Evidence-Based Orthopaedic
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada


Richard E. Buckley, MD, FRCS
Deputy Editor
Clinical Professor
University of Calgary Foothills Medical Center
Department of Surgery
Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Edward J. Harvey, MD, MSc, FRCSC
Deputy Editor
Department of Surgery
McGill University
Montreal, Quebec, Canada


Kyle J. Jeray, MD
Deputy Editor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Prism Health
Orthopaedic Surgery
University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville
Greenville, South Carolina, United States


Theodore Miclau, MD
Deputy Editor
Professor and Vice Chairman
Orthopaedic Trauma Institution International Chair
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
Director, Orthopaedic Trauma Institute
San Francisco, California, United States


Michael Schütz, FRACS, FAOrthA
Deputy Editor
Jamieson Trauma Institute
Metro North Hospital and Health Service
Professor & Chair of Trauma
Queensland University of Technology
Honourable Professor, Faculty of Health
University of Queensland
Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma Service
Brisbane Herston, Queensland, Australia


Shirahama Masahiro, MD
Deputy Editor
Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Kurume University School of Medicine
Kurume, Japan



Volker Alt, MD, PhD
Editorial Board Member
Director and Chairman
Department of Trauma Surgery
University Medical Centre Regensburg
Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany


Sushrut Babhulkar, MS, MCh Ortho
Editorial Board Member
Chief, Centre for Joint Reconstruction Surgery,
Sushrut Institute of Medical Sciences,
Research Centre & Post-Graduate Institute of Orthopedics,
Ramdaspeth, Nagpur, India


Lisa K. Cannada, MD
Editorial Board Member
Hughston Clinic Orthopaedic
Jacksonville, Florida, United States


Fernando de la Huerta, MD
Editorial Board Member
Professor Orthopaedics  Mexican Institute of National Health Care System 
Specialty Hospital 
Guadalajara, Mexico 

Victor A.  de Ridder, MD, PhD, MBA
Editorial Board Member
Professor Emergency Care and Logistics Trauma and Pediatric Trauma 
Divisie Vitale Functies 
Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht
Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands


Andrew D. Duckworth, MBs(Hons), MBChB, MSc, FRCSEd(Tr&Orth), PhD
Editorial Board Member
Consultant Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon 
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer
Edinburgh Orthopaedic Trauma, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom


Enrique Guerado, MD, PhD, FRCS
Editorial Board Member
Full Professor and Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Traumatology and Rehabilitation
Hospital Universitario Costa del Sol
University of Malaga
Marbella, Malaga, Spain


Peter Kloen, MD, PhD
Editorial Board Member
Professor of Orthopaedic Traumatology
Director of Orthopaedic Trauma
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Amsterdam University Medical Center
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands


Kodi E. Kojima, MD, PhD
Editorial Board Member
Chief of Orthopedic Trauma Group
University of Sao Paulo
Institute for Orthopedics and Traumatology
Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil


Andrew J. R. Oppy, MBBS, FRACS
Editorial Board Member
Orthopaedic Trauma Lead Surgeon
Departments of Orthopaedic and Trauma
Royal Melbourne Hospital
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

H Hans-Christoph Pape, MD, FACS
Editorial Board Member
Department of Trauma
University of Zurich
Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland


David W. Sanders, MD, MSc, FRCSC
Editorial Board Member
Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Western University
Site Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery, Victoria Hospital
London, Ontario, Canada


Dirk Stengel, MD, PhD, MSc
Editorial Board Member
Trauma Surgeon (UEMS), Senior Clinical Epidemiologist
Head of Research – Business Division Medicine
BG Kliniken Group – Hospitals of the Federal Statutory Accident Insurance
Berlin, Germany


Theodoros H. Tosounidis, MD, PhD
Editorial Board Member
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University Hospital of Heraklion
Crete, Greece