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Philip                         Stegemann

Philip M. Stegemann MD

Department of Orthopaedics

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

General Orthopaedics

 
Professional Summary:

After more than twenty five years an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in total shoulder replacement,rotator cuff repair, shoulder reconstruction, general orthopaedics and trauma, I am currently focusing on non-surgical orthopaedic care. As a consultant, I bring insight as a former surgeon offering personalized attention to diagnosis, decision making, treatment, and if need surgical referrals. I believe it is imperative that patients thoroughly understand their diagnosis, rationale of the recommended treatment plan and ensuing course of care.

I have been chief of orthopaedics at Erie County Medical Center for over fifteen years, and that is also where I see patients. In that role I am committed to the continued growth of a world-class orthopaedic department specializing in trauma, total join reconstruction, shoulder, foot and ankle, upper extremity, spine and sports orthopaedics.

As a clinical associate professor, I have taught and mentored over 100 residents and countless medical students and allied health professionals. I greatly enjoy teaching the physicians of tomorrow, and I will continue to be involved in our university education program as much as I can.

Education and Training:
  • Residency, State University of New York at Buffalo (1988)
  • Internship, State University of New York at Buffalo (1983)
  • MD, State University of New York at Buffalo (1982)
  • BS, Biology, Union College (1978)
Employment:
  • Clinical Director, Erie County Medical Center (1997-present)
  • Staff Orthopaedist, UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine (1992-present)
  • Assistant Professor, State University of New York at Buffalo (1988-present)
  • Staff Orthopaedist, Veteran‘s Admin. Medical Center (1988–1991)
  • Chief Resident in Orthopaedics, State University of New York at Buffalo (1987–1988)
  • Staff Orthopaedist, Erie County Medical Center (1987–1988)
  • Staff Emergency Room Physician, Columbus Hospital (1982–1983)
  • Staff Emergency Room Physician, Sisters Hospital (1982–1983)
  • Staff Emergency Room Physician, Our Lady of Victory Hospital (1982–1983)


Journal Articles:
  • Bone LB, Sucato D, Stegemann PM, Rohrbacher BJ. Displaced isolated fractures of the tibial shaft treated with either a cast or intramedullary nailing. An outcome analysis of matched pairs of patients.. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1997; 79(9).
  • Bone LB, Babikian G, Stegemann PM. Femoral canal reaming in the polytrauma patient with chest injury. A clinical perspective.. Clin Orthop. 1995; (318).
  • Stegemann P, Lorio M, Soriano R, Bone L. Management protocol for unreamed interlocking tibial nails for open tibial fractures.. J Orthop Trauma. 1995; 9(2).
  • Bone LB, Kassman S, Stegemann P, France J. Prospective study of union rate of open tibial fractures treated with locked, unreamed intramedullary nails.. J Orthop Trauma. 1994; 8(1).
  • Lawrence Bone, Philip Stegemann. Early Fixation of Long-Bone Fractures. Journal of Orthoapedic Trauma. 1994; 9.
  • Bone L, Stegemann P, McNamara K, Seibel R. External fixation of severely comminuted and open tibial pilon fractures.. Clin Orthop. 1993; (292).
  • Lawrence Bone, Philip Stegemann, McNamara, K., Roger Seibel. External Fixation of Severely Comminuted and Open Pilon Fractures,” in Major Fractures of the Pilon, the Talus and Calcaneous. Springer-Verlag. 1993.
  • Lawrence Bone, Philip Stegemann. The Use of External Fixation in Severe Pilon Fractures. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. ; 292.
  • Lawrence Bone, Babikian, G., Philip Stegemann. Femoral Fractures in the Multiply Injured Patient with Chest Injury. Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research. ; 318.
  • Bone LB, Stegemann P, Babikian G. Management of the multiply injured patient with fractures.. Instr Course Lect. ; 44.
Abstracts:
  • Sucato, D, Lawrence Bone, Philip Stegemann. Comparative Outcome of Tibial Fractures Treated with Cast or Closed IM Nails. AAOS Orthopaedic Transactions. 1994.
  • Lawrence Bone, Sucato, D., Philip Stegemann. Outcome Study of Tibial Fractures Treated with Casts or IM Nails. AOA Orthopaedic Transactions. 1994.
  • Lawrence Bone, Christopher Hamill, Philip Stegemann. Treatment Protocol and Outcome of Severe Pilon Fractures. AAOC Orthopaedic Transactions. 1994; 18.
  • Lawrence Bone, Philip Stegemann, Christopher Hamill. Management Protocol for Complex Pilon Fractures. Orthopaedic Transaction. 1993.
  • Lawrence Bone, Philip Stegemann, McNamara, K., Roger Seibel. The Use of Extrernal Fixation in Severe Fractures About the Ankle. Orthopaedic Transaction. 1990; 12(265).
  • Lawrence Bone, Christopher Hamill, Philip Stegemann. Treatment Protocol and Outcome of Severe Pilon Fractures. AAOS Orthopaedic Transactions..
Books and Book Chapters:
  • Robert Smolinski, John Leddy, Philip Stegemann. Rotator Cuff Disease. Surgery of the Hand and Upper Extremity. 1996.

Professional Memberships:
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; Fellow
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • Other Association; American Medical Society
  • New York State Medical Society
  • Erie County Medical Society
  • Western New York Orthopaedic Society; Secretary - 1994-1995 Treasurer - 1995-1996 Vice-Chairman - 1996-1997 Chairman - 1997-1998
Presentations:
  • "Orthopaedic Trauma Update" Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Orthopaedic Trauma Association (1995)
  • "Common Shoulder Problems / Office Management" Sports Medicine Conference, State University of New York at Buffalo (1994)
  • "Shoulder & Humerus Common Injuries & Treatment" Physican Assistant Program, D'Youville College (1994)
  • "Pilon Fractures" Potts Day (1993)
  • "Common Sprains & Strains" Physician Assistant Program, D'Youville Collge (1993)
  • "Management of the Multiple Injured Patient" AAOS Lecture, AAOS (1993)
  • "Management of the Multiple Injured Patient" AAOS Lecture, AAOS (1992)
  • "Use of Gamma Nail" Lecture (1992)
  • "Common Orthopaedic Office Problems Strains & Sprains" (1991)
  • "Hyaluronic Acid and Its Effects in the Imobilized Rabbit Knee" International Symposium on Engineering and Medicine (1987)
  • "Fracture Care Management in the Mulitiple Injured Patient" AAOS Annual Meeting - Instructional Course Lecture, AAOS
  • "Topics in Orthopaedics" Grand Rounds
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Service Activities:
  • Western New York Orthopaedic Society; Chair (1997–1998)
  • Department of Orthopaedics, Erie County Medical Center; Clinical Director; Director (1997)
  • Western New York Orthopaedic Society; Vice-Chair (1996–1997)
  • Western New York Orthopaedic Society; Treasurer (1995–1996)
  • Western New York Orthopaedic Society; Secretary (1994–1995)
  • Trauma Advisory Committee, Erie County Medical Center; Member (1993)
  • Quality Assurance Committee, Erie County Medical Center; Member (1992–1993)
  • Medical Records Committee, Erie County Medical Center; Member (1990–1996)


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Contact Information

Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider Street
Buffalo, NY 14215
Phone: (716) 898-4734
Email: pms4@buffalo.edu

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