Biography

Education

  • University of South Alabama -- Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Studies, Summa Cum Laude
  • University of Alabama School of Medicine -- Doctor of Medicine, Magna Cum Laude
  • Carolinas Medical Center -- Residency
  • Washington University, St. Louis, MO -- Fellowship, Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • L'archet University Hospital, Nice, France -- Post-Fellowship Training, Shoulder Surgery

Academic Appointments:

  • Carolinas Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery -- Associate Instructor

Dr. Hamid specializes in treating disorders of the shoulder and elbow. He completed his fellowship training in shoulder and elbow surgery at the esteemed Shoulder and Elbow Center at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. He also traveled to Nice, France for further training in advanced arthroscopic shoulder surgery and complex shoulder reconstruction. He has published several scientific articles and book chapters pertaining to rotator cuff disease, shoulder arthritis, and post-traumatic elbow disorders. He currently serves as a consultant reviewer for the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons in the field of shoulder and elbow surgery. 

Awards

Residency

  • AOA- Emerging Leaders Program 2010
  • Best Resident Clinical Paper 2010
  • AOA- Kellogg Leadership Series 2008
  • Best Resident Clinical Paper 2008
  • Residency Selection Committee 2008, 2009

Medical School

  • Magna Cum Laude 2005
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society 2004
  • Purifoy Memorial Medical Scholarship 2004
  • Pathology Honor Society for Academic Excellence 2004
  • Benjamin and Roberta Russell Medical Scholarship 2003
  • Physiology Academic Excellence Award 2002
  • Buckby Medical Graduate Scholarship 2001
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Research

PUBLICATIONS

  • Relationship of radiographic acromial characteristics and rotator cuff disease: a prospective investigation of clinical, radiographic, and sonographic findings. Hamid N, Omid R, Yamaguchi K, Steger-May K, Stobbs G, Keener JD. Source:Shoulder and Elbow Center, OrthoCarolina, Charlotte, NC, USA. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2012 Jan 2
  • Hamid N, Ashraf N, Bosse MJ, Connor PM, Kellam JF, Sims SH, Stull DE, Jeray KJ, Hymes, TJ, and Lowe TJ . Radiation therapy for heterotopic ossification prophylaxis acutely after elbow trauma.  Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (American). 2010 September 1;92(11):2032-8.
  • Hamid N, Loeffler B, Braddy W, Kellam J, Cohen B, and Bosse M. Outcomes after fixation of ankle fractures with syndesmotic injuries: Should the syndesmotic screw be removed?  Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br). Vol 91-B, No 8 Aug 2009. 1069-74.
  • Hamid N, Connor PM, Fleischli JF, and D’Alessandro DF. Fracture of the acromion after reverse shoulder arthroplasty. American Journal of Orthopedics. vol 40 (7). July 2011. E125-129.
  • Hamid N, Galatz L. Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: Tried and True.  Seminars in Arthroplasty. March 2011; 22 (1): 21-24.
  • Hamid N, Omid R, Yamaguchi K, Steger-May K, Stobbs G, Keener JD. Relationship of radiographic acromial characteristics and rotator cuff disease: A Prospective investigation of clinical, radiographic, and sonographic results. Submitted to Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery May 2011.
  • Omid R, Hamid N, Keener JD, Galatz LM, Yamaguchi K. Relationship of the Radial nerve to the anterior capsule of the elbow: Anatomy with correlation to arthroscopy. Submitted to Arthroscopy June 2011.
  • Orthopaedics Today. Scientific research featured in “Study Shows Removal of Intact and Broken Syndesmotic Screws may be Unnecessary”. October 2008 (volume 28)

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Hamid N, Galatz LM. Techniques in Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty: Management of Bone and Soft Tissue Loss. Disorders of the Shoulder. Iannotti JP and Williams GR. 2nd Edition.
  • Hamid N, Galatz LM. American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Core Curriculum: Hemophilic and Septic Arthritis of the Elbow. Spring 2011.

PODIUM PRESENTATIONS

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA, March 2011
  • Hamid N, Ashraf N, Bosse MJ, Connor PM, Kellam JF, Sims SH, Stull DE, Jeray KJ, Hymes, TJ, and Lowe TJ . Radiation therapy for heterotopic ossification prophylaxis acutely after elbow trauma.  North Carolina Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, October 2010.
  • Hamid N, Connor PM, Fleischli JF, and D’Alessandro DF. Fracture of the acromion after reverse shoulder arthroplasty.
  • Carolinas Medical Center Orthopaedic Resident Research Symposium, June 2010
  • Hamid N, Ashraf N, Bosse MJ, Connor PM, Kellam JF, Sims SH, Stull DE, Jeray KJ, Hymes, TJ, and Lowe TJ . Radiation therapy for heterotopic ossification prophylaxis acutely after elbow trauma.  Awarded Best Resident Clinical Paper  North Carolina Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, October 2008
  • Hamid N, Loeffler B, Brady W, Kellam J, Sims S, Anderson R, Davis H, Cohen B , Jones C, and Bosse M. Outcomes after fixation of ankle fractures with syndesmotic injuries: Should the syndesmotic screw be removed?  American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Summer Meeting, June 2008.
  • Hamid N, Loeffler B, Brady W, Kellam J, Sims S, Anderson R, Davis H, Cohen B , Jones C, and Bosse M. Outcomes after fixation of ankle fractures with syndesmotic injuries: Should the syndesmotic screw be removed? Carolinas Medical Center Orthopaedic Resident Research Symposium, June 2008
  • Hamid N, Loeffler B, Brady W, Kellam J, Sims S, Anderson R, Davis H, Cohen B , Jones C, and Bosse M. Outcomes after fixation of ankle fractures with syndesmotic injuries: Should the syndesmotic screw be removed? Awarded Best Resident Clinical Paper
  • Carolinas Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds Hamid N:

Elbow Instability… Understanding the Basics
An Update on the Treatment of Proximal Humerus Fractures
Viscosupplementation: An Overview and Update
PneumaticTourniquet Use in Orthopaedic Surgery
Perils and Pitfalls of Soft-tissue Tumor Management
Corticosteroid Injections in Orthopaedic Surgery
The Un-helmeted Injured Motorcyclist and the Burden on Society
Fractures of the Distal Tibia in Children
Healthcare and the Economic Crisis

POSTER PRESENTATIONS

  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, October 2008  Hamid N, Loeffler B, Brady W, Kellam J, Sims S, Anderson R, Davis H, Cohen B , Jones C, and Bosse M. Outcomes after fixation of ankle fractures with syndesmotic injuries: Should the syndesmotic screw be removed?
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, October 2006 Ly, T, Hamid N. Results of Operative Intervention of Supracondylar Femur Fractures.
  • NIH Scholars Research Symposium, 2002 Hamid N, Magnuson S. Metastasis of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma to Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Exit Site
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Locations Practice
  • Board Certified Surgeon

  • Member of the American Orthopaedic Association (AOA)- Emerging Leaders Program
  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • Member of the North Carolina Orthopaedic Association (NCOA)
  • Member of the Mecklenburg County Medical Society
  • Member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society (AOA)
  • Member of the University of Alabama School of Medicine Alumni Society


Clinical Specialties

Shoulder & Elbow

  Fellowship Trained

The shoulder represents one of the most complex joints of the body. As with anything complex, there are a host of things that can go wrong with it. It is vulnerable to both acute traumatic injuries as well as wear-and-tear conditions brought on by heavy work or repetitive activities. It also can be afflicted by systemic conditions such as arthritis or osteonecrosis. The physicians of OrthoCarolina offer more experience than any other physicians in the Southeast in the evaluation and treatment of the entire spectrum of shoulder conditions. ... Learn More


Team
  • Physician Assistant:  Jeffrey Morrison
  • Administrative Assistant – Kathy Davis
  • Nurse: Rose Ellen Sain
  • Surgery Scheduler – Becky Ross


Media

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Shoulder Conditions & Treatments

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