John McMurtry, MD 336.768.1270

Fellowship Trained

  • Hand

Clinical Specialties

  • Hand
  • Shoulder
 

Locations

Education

  • James Madison University - B.S. Biology
  • University of Virginia - School of Medicine
  • Virginia Commonwealth University - Residency
  • Indiana - Hand to Shoulder Center Fellow
 

Research

  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
    • Micopuncture and Pressure Assisted Schwann Cell Seeding of Nerve Allograft. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. Third author, Preceptor Jonathan Isaacs MD, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery 2017. (PMID 28606481)
  • Introduction of Neurosupportive Cells into Processed Nerve Allograft Results in Greater Numbers and More Even Distribution When Injected Compared to Soaking Techniques. Neurological Research. Fourth Author, Preceptor Jonathan Isaacs MD. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery 2016. (PMID 28112028)
  • Antibiotic Intramedullary Nail in the Management of Infected Ununited Tibial Fractures. Journal if Clinical Studies and Medical Case Reports. First Author, Preceptor Varatharaj Mounasamy MD. Department of Orthopedic Surgery 2016
  • Segmental Tibia Fractures. Annals of Orthopedics and Rheumatology. First Author, Preceptor Varatharaj Mounasamy MD. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2015.
  • Extensor Tendon Injuries. Clinics in sports medicine. First Author, Preceptor Jonathan Isaacs MD. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2015 (PMID 25455403)
  • Different nerve grafting and wrapping options in upper extremity surgery. Current Orthopaedic Practice. Second Author, Preceptor Jonathan Isaacs MD. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2014.
  • University of Virginia School of Medicine
    • Other Elbow Disorders Chapter, Comprehensive Therapeutic Programs for Musculoskeletal Disorders. Second Author, Preceptor Nicole Deal MD. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2011.
  • James Madison University Department of Biology
    • Using Microarray Expression Assays to Identify Genes Affected by Exposure to a Nucleoside Analogue, Preceptor Judith Wubah Ph.D., Department of Biology, 2006-2008
  • University of Cape Coast Department of Chemistry, Ghana. Comparative TLC analysis of the Alkaloids present in Senna (Cassia) siamea and Cassia sieberiana, Preceptor F.S.K. Tayman Ph.D., 2007
ABSTRACTS & PRESENTATIONS
  • John Cardea Research Day, 2016
    • Micropuncture and Pressure Assisted Schwann Cell Seeding of Nerve Allograft
  • VCU Health System Research Day 2016
    • Micropuncture and Pressure Assisted Schwann Cell Seeding of Nerve Allograft
  • James Madison University Annual Spring Biosymposium, 2008.
    • Using Microarray Expression Assays to Identify Genes Affected by Exposure to a Nucleoside Analogue
  • University of Cape Coast Summer Research Meeting, 2007
    • Comparative TLC analysis of the Alkaloids present in Senna (Cassia) siamea and Cassia
 
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