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John                           Marzo

John M. Marzo MD

Department of Orthopaedics

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

General Orthopaedics; Sports Medicine

 

Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Hospital for Special Surgery, Cornell University Hospital Medical Center (1991)
  • Residency, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (1990)
  • MA, Anatomical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo (1986)
  • Fellowship, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (1986)
  • Internship, Hahnemann University Hospital (1985)
  • MD, State University of New York, Health Science Center at Syracuse (1984)
  • BA, Chemistry, Colgate University (1980)
Employment:
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopaedics, State University of New York at Buffalo (2008-present)
  • Medical Director, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Buffalo Bills NFL Football Team (1995-present)
  • Department of Anatomic and Pathological Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo (1992-present)
  • Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Kaleida Health System (1991-present)
  • Medical Admissons Committee, Member, State University of New York at Buffalo (2006–2013)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics, State University of New York at Buffalo (2006–2008)
  • Cinical Assistant Instructor, Orthopaedics, State University of New York at Buffalo (1991–2008)
  • Partner, Northtowns Orthopedics, PC (1995–2006)
  • Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Buffalo Sabres NHL Hockey Team (1994–2006)
  • Medical Director, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Buffalo Sabres NHL Hockey Team (1996–2003)
  • Staff Physician, Pan-Am Games, Canada (2000)
  • Staff Physician, Olympic Training Center (1999)
  • Private Practice, Orthopaedic Surgery, John M. Marzo, M.D., PC (1991–1995)
  • Assistant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Buffalo Bills NFL Football Team (1991–1995)
  • Team Orthopaedic Surgeon, Buffalo State College (1991–1995)
  • Chief Medical Officer, Track and Field, World University Games (1993)
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Institute, State University of New York at Buffalo (1991–1993)
  • Team Orthopaedics Surgeon, Marist College (1990–1991)
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Awards and Honors:
  • Distinguished High School Alumni Award (2007)
  • Honorable Mention, Outstanding Research (1986)

Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • January 2006–December 2008
    Effects of Electrical Stimulation on Time to Recovery Following Grade I and II Ankle Sprains in Intercollegiate and Professional Athletes.
    National Football League
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $125,000

Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:
Journal Articles:
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Abstracts:
  • Dolan MG, Mendel FC, Fish DR, Marzo JM, Wilding G. Effects of high voltage pulsed current on recovery following grade I and II lateral ankle sprains. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2010; 19(4).
Books and Book Chapters:
  • Marzo J. Elbow Arthroscopy. 1996.
  • Marzo JM. Overuse Syndromes of the Knee. 1994.
  • Marzo JM. Acute Injury to the Anterior Cruciate and Medial Collateral Ligaments of the Knee. 1991.

Professional Memberships:
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America (1997)
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (1996)
  • American Journal of Sports Medicine - Reviewer (1996)
  • National Football League Team Physicians Society (1991)
  • New York State Society of Orthopadic Surgeons (1991)
  • Medical Society State of New York (1991)
  • Medical Society County of Erie (1991)
Presentations:
  • "Patellofemoral Surgery" State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Orthopedic Surgery Grand Rounds (2013)
  • "To Operate or Not? A Series of Cases." NFL Physicians Society Annual Meeting (2013)
  • "Liability of the Team Physician and Athletic Trainer" 65th Annual Eastern Athletic Trainers’ Association Meeting and Clinical Symposium, Buffalo Niagara Convention Center (2013)
  • "Skeletal Muscle Injury Basic and Clinical Science" State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Orthopedic Surgery Grand Rounds (2013)
  • "Failed Glenohumeral Instability and Bone Defects" State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Orthopedic Surgery Grand Rounds (2012)
  • "Meniscal Root Tear and Repair" Prodigy Surgical Laboratory (2012)
  • "Meniscal Root Repair" American Orthopedic Society Sports Medicine Traveling Fellows Visit (2011)
  • "Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Repair with and without Lateral Retinacular Release" American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting (2009)
  • "Tibial Stress Fractures. Sports Medicine & the NFL: A Sideline Perspective." AOSSM (2009)
  • "Loss of Meniscus Tissue in the Knee: Solutions to the Problem." Lamplighters Orthopedic Association 52nd Annual Meeting (2008)
  • "The Education Ladder to a Career in Sports Medicine." Broome Tioga Scholastic Recognition (2008)
  • "Does Use of Electrical Stimulation for Ankle Sprain Hasten Recovery?" NFL Physicians Society Scientific Meeting (2008)
  • "Use of a Non-Cannulated screw for Difficult 5th Metatarsal Fractures in Athletes" NFL Physicians Society Scientific Meeting (2008)
  • "Shoulder Problems in the Athlete – Labrum, AC Joint, and Clavicle." State University of New York at Buffalo,Department of Orthopedic Surgery Grand Rounds (2007)
  • "Skeletal Muscle Basic and Clinical Science." State University of New York at Buffalo Department of Orthopedic Surgery Grand Rounds (2007)
  • "Muscle Strain Injury and Potential Therapeutic Interventions" State University of New York at Buffalo Department of Rehabilitation Science Seminar Series (2007)
  • "Emergency Evaluation of Common Sports Medicine Injuries." State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds (2007)
  • "Effects of Medial Meniscus Posterior Horn Avulsion and Repair on Medial Tibiofemoral Compartment Contact Area and Peak Pressure." NFL Physicians Society Scientific Meeting (2007)
  • "Knee Oddities and Unusual Diagnoses." State University of New York at Buffalo. Department of Orthopedics Grand Rounds, (2007)
  • "Medicolegal Issues in Sports Medicine" State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Orthopedics Sports Medicine Conference (2006)
  • "Temporary Treatment of Peroneal Tendon Subluxation." NFL Physicians Society Scientific Meeting (2003)
  • "Turf Toe Injury" American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine, Team Physician Course (2002)
  • "Patella Tendon Versus Hamstring Tendon for ACL Reconstruction" University of Cincinnati Sports Medicine Symposium (2001)
  • "Rotator Cuff Tears in Athletes" University of Cincinnati Sports Medicine Symposium (2001)
  • "Technique for Taping Lisfranc’s Joint" NFL Physicians Society Scientific Meeting (1992)
  • "Functional Analysis of Patients Who Have a Posterior Cruciate Deficient Knee" Hospital for Special Surgery Fellowship Graduation Paper (1991)
  • "Operative Versus Nonoperative Treatment of Acute Achilles Tendon Rupture" Hospital For Special Surgery Alumni Day (1991)
  • "Proliferative Fibrous Nodule of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament Following Arthroscopic Reconstruction" Arthroscopy Association of North America, Specialty Day (1991)
  • "Shoulder Instability in the Athlete" State University of New York at Buffalo, Grand Rounds (1991)
  • "Arthrography: A guide to Treatment of Lateral Humeral Condyle Fractures in Children" Pediatric Orthopedic Society (1990)
  • "Cervical Spondylotic Radiculopathy and Myelopathy" Masters Thesis presentation, Department of Anatomical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo (1986)
  • "Neck Injury in High School Football Players" State University of New York at Buffalo, Orthopaedic Grand Rounds (1986)
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Service Activities:
  • School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences Admissions Committee; Member (2006–2013)
  • Arthroscopy Lab Director; Arthroscopy lab, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences University at Buffalo, State University of New York.; Director (2006)
  • Colgate University Career Preceptor; This program allows a college student to spend time with an Alumnus to gain an appreciation of the specific demands and rewards of a career. Students spend from 1 day to 1 week shadowing the Alumnus.; Panel Member (2002)
  • Volunteer Physician; United States Olympic Committee, Lake Placid Olympic Training Center.; Volunteer (1999–2000)
  • Volunteer Faculty; Anatomy 801: Advanced Musculoskeletal Anatomy and Clinical Correlation. University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.; Volunteer (1994)
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship Coordinator; Sports Medicine Fellowship, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences University at Buffalo, State University of New York.; Coordinator
  • Volunteer Faculty; Anatomy 500: Human Gross Anatomy, The State University of New York, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.; Volunteer
  • Williamsville Central Schools CEIP; This is a mentor program to help high school students make decisions about career paths. The student spends 50 hours of time over a summer, shadowing the mentor, learning all aspects of the profession. A student has been hosted each of the past two summers.; Volunteer
  • Williamsville East High School Career Day Panel Member; This one-half day symposium is structured as a lecture followed by questions and answers to give high school students an introduction to careers in sports medicine.; Panel Member

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Contact Information

University Orthopaedic Center - North
4949 Harlem Road
Amherst, NY 14226
Phone: (716) 829-2982
Fax: (716) 829-3945
Email: jmmarzo@buffalo.edu

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