Co-Director, Division of Shoulder Surgery
Education and Experience
- Rush Medical College (Chicago IL)/ (1981)
- Mayo Clinic Medical School College of Medicine (Rochester MN)/ Orth Surgery (1987)
- Steadman Hawkins Clinic (Vail CO)/ Sports Medicine/Shoulder Reconstruction (1992)
- Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2010)
Orthopaedic Surgery - Johns Hopkins Orthopaedics at Good Samaritan Hospital
Orthopaedic Surgery - Division of Shoulder Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Division of Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery
Assistant Professor (1991-1995), Associate Professor, Director of the Adult Reconstruction Division, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI. 1995-2006; Interim Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2006.
Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Michigan Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital, Detroit Medical Center, 2002-2006.
Orthopaedic Faculty, Johns Hopkins Medicine, 2007-present.
Team Physician, Baltimore Orioles Baseball Club, 2007-
Co-Director, Division of Shoulder Surgery
Best Doctors in America, 2002-2011
Best Doctors in Baltimore, 2007
A Guide to Americas Top Surgeons,2002(1st Edition)
Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 1999-present
Merck, Sharp and Dohme Residents Award, 5th Annual Mid-American Orthopaedic Association Meeting for an Outstanding Paper Presented by a Resident in San Diego, CA, 1987
Marquis Whos Who in America, 2001-present
Mid-America Ortho Association, Edward D. Henderson Award, 2001
Outstanding Teacher Award, Letterman Army Medical Center, Orthopaedic Residency Program,1991
Teacher of the Year Award, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics, 2004
U.S. Army Medical Corps. 1987-1991:
Meritorious Service Medal
National Defense Ribbon
Humanitarian Service Award
Army Service Ribbon
- Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
- Baseball Injuries
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Rotator Cuff Injuries
- Shoulder Arthritis/Replacement
- Shoulder Disorders-Arthritis
- Shoulder Fractures
- Shoulder Instability Stabilization Surgery
- Shoulder Joint Dislocations
- Sports Injuries to the Shoulder
Clinical Investigator Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN, 1987.
Masters Science Degree, Orthopaedic Sciences, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN., 1989.
Outstanding Teacher Award, Letterman Army Medical Center, Orthopaedic Residency Program, 1991.
Guest Editor: Seminars in Arthroplasty, "Total Shoulder Arthroplasty". W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA 6:20 3-311, 1995.
U.S. Army Medical Corps. 1987-1991: Meritorious Service Medal,1991.
American Shoulder and Elbow Traveling Fellowship, 1999.
Best Doctors in America, 2002-2011.
Teacher of the Year Award, Wayne State University School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedics,2004.
Interim Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wayne State School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, 2006.
Co-Director, Division of Shoulder Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2007-present.
Journal Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Assistant Editor, 2009- present
Petersen SA. Surgical Exposures. In: Cofield RH, Sperling JW (eds.). Revision and Complex Shoulder Arthroplasty. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkens, Philadelphia, PA. 2009: 65-73.
Petersen SA: Posterior Shoulder Instability. Orthop Clin of North America. 2000; 31: 263-274, 2000.
Petersen SA, Hawkins, RJ: Revision of Failed Total Shoulder Arthroplasty. Orthop Clin of North America. 1998;29:519-533.
Petersen SA: The Athletes Shoulder, Arthritis and Arthroplasty." Hawkins RJ, Misamore G (eds), Churchill Livingston, Inc, NY, N 1996:307-324.
Jia X, Ji JH, Pannirselvam V, Petersen SA, McFarland EG: Does a positive Neer impingement sign reflect rotator cuff contact with the acromion? Clin Orthop Relat Res. Epub ahead of print. 2010;10.1007/s11999-010-1590-3
Petre BM, Grutter PW, Rose DM, Belkoff SM, McFarland EG, Petersen SA: Triceps Tendons: A Biomechanical Comparison of Intact and Repaired Strength. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011;20(2);213-218.
Johansen J, Grutter PW, McFarland EG, Petersen SA: Acromioclavicular Joint Injuries: Indications for Treatment and Treatment Options. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011;20(Suppl):S70-S82.
Grutter PW, McFarland EG, Zikria BA, Dia Z, Petersen SA: Techniques for ssuture anchor removal in shoulder surgery. Am J Sports Med. 2010; (38):1706-1710.
Petersen SA, Murphy TP: The timing of rotator cuff repairs for the restoration of function. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011; 20(1):62-68.
McFarland EG, Tanaka, MJ, Garzon-Muvdi J, Jia X, Petersen SA: Clinical assessment for superior labrum anterior-posterior lesions. Current Sports Med. Rep. 2009;8 (5):234-239.
Jia, X, Petersen SA, Khosrarvi AH, Almareddi V, Pannirselvam V, McFarland EG: Examination of the shoulder: the past, the present, and the future. J Bone Joint Surg. Am.2009;91(Suppl 6):10-18.
McFarland EG, Srikumaran U, Freehill MT, Vinodhkumar P, Petersen SA: Indications for the reverse prosthesis. Minerva Orthop Traumatol.2009;60:61-74.
Holcomb J, Cuff D, Petersen SA, Pupello D, Frankle MA: Revision reverse shoulder arthroplasty for glenoid baseplate failure after primary reverse arthroplasty. J Shoulder Elbow. 2009;18:717-723.
Phipatanakul W, Petersen SA: Porcine small intestine submucosa xenograft augmentation in repair of massive rotator cuff tears. Am J Orthop. 2009; 38:572-577.
Koh SW, Cavanaugh JM, Mason MJ, Petersen SA, Marth DR, Rouhana SW, Bolte JH: Shoulder Injury and Response Due to Lateral Glenohumeral Joint Impact: Analysis of combined Data. Stapp Car Crash Journal 2005;4: 291-322.
Grutter P, Petersen SA: Anatomic Acromioclavicular Ligament Reconstruction: A Biomechanical Comparison of Reconstructive Techniques of the Acromioclavicular Joint. Am J of Sports Med. 2005;33:1723-1728.
Meehan R, Petersen SA: Factors Affecting Outcome of Revision Surgery for Shoulder Instability. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2005;14: 31-37.
Andary J, Petersen SA: The Vascular Anatomy of the Glenohumeral Capsule and Ligaments:An Anatomic Study. Bone Joint Surgery Am. 2002; 84-A: 2258-65.
Petersen SA, Fitzgerald RH Jr: Complications of Orthopaedic Surgery, "Complications of Musculoskeletal Infections." Epps CH(3rd ed), JB Lippincott, Philadelphia, PA 1994: pp155-182.
Neumann CH, Petersen SA, Jahnke AH Jr: MRI Imaging of the Labral Capsular Complex: Normal Variations. AJR 1991;157:1015-1021.
Farley TE, Neumann CH, Steinbach lS, Jahnke AJ, Petersen SA: Full thickness tears of the rotator cuff of the shoulder: Diagnosis with MR imaging. AJR 1992;158:347-351.
Farley TE, Neumann CH, Steinbach LS, Jahnke AH Jr, Petersen SA: MR Imaging of the Shoulder: Appearance of the Supraspinatus Tendon in Asymptomatic Volunteers.AJR 1992;158:1281-1287.
Jahnke AH Jr, Petersen SA, Neumann CH, Steinbach LS: A Prospective Comparison of CT-Arthrography and MRI of the Glenohumeral Joint. Am J of Sports Med. 1992;20:695-701.
Farley TE, Neumann CH, Steinbach LS, Petersen SA: The Coracoacromial Arch: MR Evaluation and Correlation with Rotator Cuff Pathology. Skel Radiology 1994;23:641-645.
Klemme WR, Petersen SA: Avulsion of the Triceps Brachii with Selective Radial Neuropathy: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.Orthopaedics 1995;18:285-287.
Wooley PH, Petersen SA, Song Z, Nasser S: Cellular Immune Responses to Orthopaedic Implant Materials Following Cemented Total Joint Replacement. J Orthop Res. 1997;15:874-880.
- clinical outcomes of the treatment of shoulder arthritis, rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability
- shoulder anatomy
- bone grafting for glenoid bone loss with shoulder instability
- shoulder MRI
- shoulder arthroplasty
American Shoulder and Elbow Society
European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and Elbow
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Orthopaedic Association
Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons
Orthopaedic Research Society
Maryland Orthopaedic Society
American Medical Association