Faculty Brief Bio

Norman Chutkan, MD
Program Director and Spine

Medical School: Howard University College of Medicine
Residency: Howard University Hospital
Fellowship: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Clifford Jones, MD
Musculoskeletal Trauma

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency: San Francisco Orthopaedic Residency Program
Fellowship: Harborview Hospital, University of Washington

Jason Lowe, MD
Musculoskeletal Trauma

Medical School: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Residency: University of Missouri
Fellowship: University of California, Davis

Sarim Ahmed, MD
Adult Reconstruction

Medical School: SUNY Upstate Medical University
Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University
Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic

Russell Meldrum, MD
Adult Reconstruction

Medical School: University of Utah
Residency: St. Mary's Medical Center
Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital

Emily Andrisevic, MD
Pediatric Orthopaedics

Medical School: University of Minnesota
Residency: University of Minnesota
Fellowship: Shriners Hospital for Children – Northern California

Mohan Belthur, MD
Pediatric Orthopaedics

Medical School: Bangalore Medical College
Residency: Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital
Fellowship: Sinai Hospital of Baltimore; Baylor College of Medicine

Judson Karlen, MD
Pediatric Orthopaedics

Medical School: University of California San Francisco
Residency: University of Hawaii
Fellowship: Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Greg White, MD
Pediatric Orthopaedics

Medical School: Vanderbilt University
Residency: Vanderbilt University
Fellowship: Rady Children's Hosptial of San Diego

Kostas Economopoulos, MD

Medical School: University of Arizona
Residency: Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
Fellowship: Sports Medicine in University of Virginia, and Hip Arthroscopy in Melbourne

Evan Lederman, MD

Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin
Fellowship: American Sports Medicine Institute, Alabama Sports Medicine

Simon Gortz, MD

Residency: UC San Diego
Fellowship: Washington University in St. Louis, Sports Medicine Fellowship

Scott Edwards, MD
Hand/Upper Extremity

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Residency: Campbell Clinic, University of Tennessee, Memphis
Fellowship: Philadelphia Hand Center, Jefferson Medical College

Andrew Blount, MD
Hand/Upper Extremity

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine
Residency: Michigan State University, Grand Rapids
Fellowship: Jackson Memorial Hospital

Mark Campbell, MD
Foot and Ankle

Medical School: Albany Medical College
Residency: Mayo Clinic
Fellowship: Arizona Institute for Bone and Joint 

Amalia DeComas, MD
Musculoskeletal Oncology

Medical School: Tulane University School of Medicine
Residency: Ochsner Healthcare System
Fellowship: MD Anderson

Sam Harmsen, MD
Shoulder and Elbow

Medical School: George Washington University School of Medicine
Residency: UA College of Medicine – Phoenix
Fellowship: Shoulder and Elbow, San Francisco Shoulder and Elbow Clinic

Niloofar Dehghan, MD 
Trauma and Upper Extremity

Medical School: University of Toronto
Residency: University of Toronto
Fellowship: Trauma and Reconstruction, St. Michael's Hospital