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Speaker Topics: Orthopaedic Surgery

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Khanna, Akhil Jay, M.D.

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Vice Chair, Professional Development, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Division Chief, Johns Hopkins Orthopaedic and Spine Surgery- National Capital Region
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Back Disorders, Back Pain, Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease, Cervical Degenerative Disc Herniation, Cervical Disc Herniation, Cervical Myelopathy, Cervical Radiculopathy, Cervical Spine Trauma, Degenerative Disc Disease, Degenerative Spine Disease, Herniated Disc, Lumbar Degenerative Disease, Lumbar Disc Herniation, Lumbar Radiculopathy, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Scoliosis, Spinal Decompression, Spinal Deformities, Spinal Disorders, Spinal Fixation, Spinal Fusion, Spinal Instability, Spinal Pain, Spinal Reconstruction, Spinal Stenosis, Spinal Trauma, Spine, Spine Surgery, Spondylolisthesis
Research Interests: Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Spine Biomechanics, Outcomes after Spine Surgery, Advanced Musculoskeletal and Spine Imaging, Osteoporosis, Advanced Image Guidance Techniques for Spine Surgery


  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery:  Indications, Techniques and Outcomes

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Levin, Adam Scott, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Bone Sarcoma, Bone Tumors, Metastatic Bone Disease, Metastatic Disease, Orthopaedic Oncology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Sarcoma, Sarcoma and Musculoskeletal Tumors, Soft Tissue Sarcoma, Soft Tissue Tumors, Tumors, Benign
Research Interests: Nanotechnology and Novel Drug Delivery Platforms for Bone Tumors, Metastatic Bone Disease, Sarcoma


  • Skeletal Metastases (geared towards Orthopaedic Surgeons, Medical Oncologists, or Medicine and Palliative Care)
  • Biologic reconstructions for orthopaedic limb salvage
  • Limb salvage in the growing child
  • Soft tissue sarcomas
  • Biopsy for musculoskeletal tumors
  • History and evolution of management of bone sarcomas
  • Generational bone health in women

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Shores, Jaimie Troyal, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Clinical Director, Hand/Arm Transplant Program, Johns Hopkins Comprehensive Transplant Center
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Arthritis, Arthritis of the Fingers, Arthritis of the Hand, Arthritis of the Wrist, Brachial Plexus Injuries, Carpal Injuries, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Cutaneous Oncology, Dupuytren's Contracture, Eyelid Reconstruction, Eyelid Surgery, Fracture surgery, Hand and Peripheral Nerve Conditions, Hand Conditions, Hand Fractures, Hand Reconstruction, Hand Surgery, Hand Transplant, Microsurgery, Microsurgery/Microsurgical Reconstruction, Microsurgical Free Tissue Transfer, Microsurgical Tissue Transfer, Microvascular Reconstruction, Microvascular Surgery, Mohs Surgery, Obstetric Brachial Plexus Palsy, Plastic Surgery, Polydactyly (extra fingers), Reanimation of the Face and Upper Extremity, Reconstruction After Cancer, Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Reconstructive Transplants, Skin Cancer Surgery, Skin Graft, Soft Tissue and Tendon Injuries of the Hand and Fingers, Syndactyly-Webbed Fingers, Targeted Muscle Reinnervation, Tendon Surgery, Tendonitis of the Hand and Wrist, Transplant Surgery, Transplants, Trigger Finger, Upper Extremity, Upper Extremity Reconstruction, Wrist Fracture
Research Interests: Novel immunosuppression protocols during composite tissue allotransplantation, Nerve Repair, Nerve regeneration in hand transplantation, Peripheral Nerve Regeneration, Kinomatics after Complex Injury


  • Hand Transplantation

Michael E. Trice, M.D., FAAOS

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director, Johns Hopkins Cartilage Restoration Center

Dr. Michael Trice completed his undergraduate studies at Princeton University and earned his medical degree with honors from Harvard Medical School.  He then completed an internship in general surgery at the University of Massachusetts, followed by a residency at Harvard Combined Orthopaedic.  Dr. Trice’s fellowships included an orthopaedic research fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital, a sports medicine fellowship at Harvard, and a total joint fellowship with the Scripps Clinic & Research Foundation.

Now an assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Dr. Trice’s clinical specialties focus on cartilage repair, complex arthroscopy in older patients, and adult reconstruction.  Dr. Trice’s research interests include knee injuries in the adolescent athlete and cartilage transplantation. He is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery.


  • Cartilage Restoration
  • Current Options for Optimal Surgical Care for Knee Problems
  • Soft Tissue Injuries to the Knee
  • Autologous Condrocyte Implantation