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Christopher                    Mutty

Christopher E. Mutty MD

Department of Orthopaedics

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Adult Hip & Knee Arthroplasty; Arthroplasty; General Orthopaedics; Hip & Knee Arthroplasty; Lower Extremity Joint Replacement & Reconstruction; Orthopaedic Surgery; Reconstruction; Surgery - Trauma; Trauma & Reconstructive Surgery


Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center (2008)
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, University at Buffalo, School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2007)
  • MD, University at Buffalo (2002)
  • MA, Roswell Park Graduate Division (1998)
  • BS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1994)
  • Program Director, State University of New York at Buffalo (2013-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, State University of New York at Buffalo (2008-present)
  • Associate Program Director, State University of New York at Buffalo (2008–2013)
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Instructor, Wake Forest University Health Sciences (2007–2008)
  • Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics (1998–2007)
  • Laboratory of Flow Cytometry, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1996–1998)
  • Biomedical Research Engineer, Aircast, Inc. (1994–1996)
Awards and Honors:
  • Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award (2012)
  • Peter A. Casagrande Award (2007)
  • Leadership Award (2006)
  • Resident Research Day (2004)
  • Outstanding Achievement in Orthopaedic Surgery Award (2002)
  • Dean’s Letter of Commendation (2000)
  • Kornel Terplan Award (2000)

Research Expertise:
  • Advising and counseling medical students on orthopaedic surgery as a career both individually and th
  • Continued development of our residency program and recruitment of highly qualified residency candida
  • Improving pain management in the acute phase of orthopaedic trauma care.
  • Utilization of three dimensional imaging technology in orthopaedic patient assessment and preoperati

Journal Articles:
Books and Book Chapters:
  • Mutty CE. Hip Fractures in the Geriatric Population, Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Trauma 4. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. 2010.

  • "Duration of Fracture Fixation Surgery in Multitrauma Patients" Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting (2012)
  • "Volume of Lung Contusion as a Predictor of ARDS in the Multiple Trauma Patient" Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting (2012)
  • "Biomechanical Comparison of Posterior Plates and Screw Fixation of Posteromedial Fragments in Tibial Plateau Fractures" Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting (2011)
  • "Dual blood supply of the acetabular labrum and periacetabular tissues in the rabbit hip" Orthopaedic Research Society (2001)
  • "Assessment of sort product purity and recovery during high speed cell sorting" International Society for Analytical Cytometry (1998)

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Contact Information

Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider Street
Buffalo, NY 14215
Phone: (716) 898-3944
Fax: (716) 898-3323

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