Dror Paley

Dror Paley, MD, FRCSC

Orthopaedic Surgery - Pediatric & Adult Limb Reconstruction

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Practicing Since: 1980
Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Specialists
Tenet Hospital Affiliations: St. Mary's Medical Center
Language: English, Hebrew, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian

Board Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Additional Certifications

Medical College of Canada (LMCC)
National Board of Medical Examiners Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Orthopaedic Surgery)(Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – FRCSC)
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Diplomate ABOS)
Recertification American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (until 2019)
Active Medical Licenses: Florida, Maryland, Ontario, Canada

Education

Medical School
University of Toronto, School of Medicine, Toronto Canada
Internship
Johns Hopkins University/The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD – Orthopaedic Surgery
Residency
University of Toronto Teaching Hospitals, Toronto, Ontario, Canada – Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship
Sunnybrook Medical Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada – Hand and Trauma Surgery
AOA-COA North American Traveling Fellowship
Limb Lengthening and External Fixation Traveling Fellowship: Hospital of Lecco, Lecco, Italy; Hospital Borgo Roma, Verona, Italy; University of Rome, Rome, Italy; Kneikott Institute, Kurgan, USSR; Nufield Orthopaedic Hospital, Oxford, England
Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada – Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Experience

Director, Paley Advanced Limb Lengthening Institute, Tenet Florida Physician Services, 2009 – Present

Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hospital for Sick Children Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Director, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Baltimore, MD

Co-Director, The International Center for Limb Lengthening, Baltimore, MD

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Krieger-Kennedy Rehabilitation Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Craniofacial Clinic, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore,
MD

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mt. Washington Pediatric Rehabilitation Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, The James Lawrence Kernan Hospital, Baltimore, MD

University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore, MD

 

Engineering Students:
Supervisor of 4th Year Projects:

Johns Hopkins Students, 1995-1996
 Project: Intramedullary Saw, Chuck Bartish, John Garmon, Dana McPherson

Johns Hopkins Students, 1994-1995
 Project: Implantable Lengthening Nail, Amy Corvelli, Stanley Lu, Garrett Taylor

University of Maryland at Baltimore County Student, 1994-1995
 Project: External Fixation Constructs and Procurvatum, Maggie Lankford

University of Maryland at Baltimore County Student, 1992-1995
 Project: Torsional Effect of Partial Tibial Growth Arrest,  Jason Smith

Orthopaedic Residents

Pediatric Orthopaedic Morning Conference, 1992-present

Preoperative Planning Conference, 1992-6/01

Orthopaedic Grand Rounds, 1992-1995

Supervisor of University of Maryland Resident Research
 

Projects:
 1995—1999-Matthew Jaffe, MD, Project: Comparison of Bone Transport in Acute Shortening for Treatment of Infected Bone Defects
 1995-Bernd Fink, MD (Dusseldorf University), Project: Slip-Ptosis of the Hip
 1995-Paul Saadi, MD, Project: Percutaneous Radial Pin Site Release
 1995-Ignacious Kominakus, MD, Project: Hinge Distraction Treatment of Perthes Disease
 1995-Daren Aita, MD, Project: The Effect of Patellar Tendon-Bearing Casts on Load Bearing
 1994-Adam Bright, MD, Project: Comparison between Manual and Motorized Limb Lengthening
 1993-Digby Preston, MD, Project: Lengthening in Toddlers
 1992-Ian Weiner, MD, Project: Comparison between Percutaneous Osteotome and Gigli Saw Osteotomy for Tibial Lengthening
 1991-Jeff Fischgrund, MD, Project: Factors Affecting Regenerate Bone Healing
 1990--Jeff Fischgrund, MD, Project: Calcaneal Fractures Treated with the Ilizarov Method

Clinical and Research Fellows: total number 103

Director of Limb Reconstruction Fellowship Program, 1989-present, (Clinical teaching and research project supervision)

6/10-9/10 Simone Bittencourt, MD and Guilermo Jorge MD, Project: Treatment of Stump overgrowth with a cartilage graft

9/10-12/10 Dong Hoon Lee, MD, Project: Treatment of MHE hip with surgical dislocation.

4/08-9/08 Catharina Chiari, MD; Vienna, Austria, Project: Results of the Superhip Procedure

10/07-9/08 Yalamanchili Seetha Rama Prasad, MD

8/07-7/08 Salih Marangoz, MD; Ankara, Turkey, Projects: Malunion and Nonunion Humeral Lengthening for Patients with Achondroplasia

8/07-7/08 Rachana Purohit, DPM; Hoboken, New Jersey, Project: Distraction Arthroplasty of the Ankle

8/07-8/08 Nurit Shadmi, MD; Ramat Hagolan, Israel

6/07-3/08 Alejandro Baar, MD; Chile

4/07-3/08 Mahmoud Felaifil, MD Egypt, Project: Ilizarov Device for the Treatment of Angular Deformities Around the Knee

2/07-11/07 Rolf D. Burghardt, MD; Gilching, Germany, Projects: Femoral Lengthening with the Intramedullary Skeletal Kinetic Distractor: The Effect of Mechanical Axis Deviation Pseudoaneurysm after Percutaneous Tendo Achilles Tenotomy: A Case Report Temporary Hemiepiphyseal Arrest with a Screw and Plate Device to Treat Knee and Ankle Deformities in Children: A preliminary Report Compartment Syndrome after Hypocalcemia: A Case Report

8/06-12/07 Alex Betech, MD; Pikesville, Maryland, Project: Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Infected Total Joint Arthroplasties: A Survey of Orthopedic Surgeons

8/06-7/07 Mohan V. Belthur, MD; Wilmington, Delaware, Projects: Tibial Intramedullary Skeletal Kinetic Distractor (ISKD) for Congenital Leg Length Discrepancy Gait Analysis in Children with Idiopathic Club Feet: Comparison of Outcomes Between Surgery and Ponseti Method Limb Reconstruction Surgery for Congenital Knee Fusion:Strategy and Early Results Bilateral Cosmetic Tibial Lengthening with the Intramedullary Skeletal Kinetic Distractor (ISKD) Bilateral Cosmetic Femoral Lengthening with the Intramedullary Skeletal Kinetic Distractor (ISKD) Intramedullary Skeletal Kinetic Distractor (ISKD) for Posttraumatic Limb Length Discrepancy Temporary Extra-Articular Hindfoot Arthrodesis Screw for Tibial Lengthening: A Cadaver Study Tibial Lengthening with an Internal Device: Preventing Equinus Contracture with a Calcaneotibial Screw Ulnarization for the Treatment of Radial Clubhand Use of the Reamer/Irrigator/Aspirator (RIA) to Harvest Bone Graft for Limb Reconstruction Surgery: Technique, Early Experience, and Outcomes

8/06-7/07 Amr Atef Abdelgawad, MD; Cairo, Egypt, Projects: Prophylactic Rodding after Femoral Lengthening Super Knee Procedure for Congenital Unstable Knees

8/06-7/07 Gaurav Jindal, MD; Uttar Pradesh, India, Projects: Clubfoot: Anterior Tibialis Tendon Transfer
Percutaneous Gigli Saw Midfoot Osteotomy Combined with External Fixation for Foot Deformity Correction: Cadaveric and Clinical Study Bilateral Cosmetic Femoral Lengthening with the Intramedullary Skeletal Kinetic Distractor (ISKD) Bilateral Cosmetic Tibial Lengthening with the
Intramedullary Skeletal Kinetic Distractor (ISKD) Limb Lengthening with the Intramedullary Skeletal Kinetic Distractor (ISKD) for Posttraumatic Limb Length Discrepancy Temporary Extra-Articular Hindfoot Arthrodesis Screw for Tibial Lengthening: A Cadaver Study Tibial Lengthening with an Internal Device: Preventing Equinus Contracture with a Calcaneotibial Screw Ulnarization for the Treatment of Radial Clubhand Use of theReamer/Irrigator/Aspirator (RIA) to Harvest Bone Graft for Limb Reconstruction Surgery: Technique, Early Experience, and Outcomes

7/06-7/07 Ahmed Thabet, MD; Benha, Egypt, Projects: Congenital Pseudarthrosis of the Tibia Gigli Saw
Midfoot Osteotomy Spontaneous Resolution of Angular Deformity of the Distal Femur in Focal
Fibrocartilaginous Dysplasia: Case Report

7/06-6/07 Philip Wrotslavsky, DPM; New York, New York, Projects: Brachymetatarsia U Osteotomy

7/06-3/07 Shuji Yamazaki, MD; Sapporo, Japan, Project: Deformity Correction and Limb Lengthening in Ollier Disease Using the Taylor Spatial Frame

8/05-7/06 Subrata Basu, MD; Calcutta, India

8/05-7/06 Ali Khosroabady, DPM; Passaic, New Jersey

7/05-6/06 Zach Tankersley, DPM; Pittsburgh, PA

6/05-8/06 Ashish Ranade, MD; Yeovil, United Kingdom, Projects: Patella Baja Ponseti Method for the Treatment of Idiopathic Clubfoot Femoral Lengthening with the ISKD: The Effect of Mechanical Axis Deviation

6/05-9/05 Konstantin Dyachkov, MD; Kurgan, Russia

12/04-11/05 Kalomoria Konstantinidou, MD; Athens, Greece, Project: High Tibial Osteotomy

8/04-7/05 Raghuram Thonse, MD; Belfast, Ireland, Project: Limb Lengthening with a Fully Implantable, Telescopic, Intramedullary Rod Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Following Superhip Procedure for Congenital Femoral Deficiency

8/04-7/05 Venkatachalapathy Perumal, MD; Cincinnati, OH

7/04-7/05 Ruben Arafiles, MD; Manila, Philippines

7/04-6/05 Matthew Testani, DPM; York Springs, Pennsylvania, Project: Tarsal Tunnel

7/04-6/05 Nikolaos Bardakos, MD; Houston, Texas, Projects: Unexpected Recovery of Motor Function after Myonecrosis from Compartment Syndrome Langer-Giedion Syndrome Associated with Bone Cysts

4/04-3/05 Avinash Ranade, MD; Maharashtra, India, Projects: Humerus Varus: Corrective Osteotomy and Stabilization with Ilizarov Fixator

6/04-11/04 Thomas Abraham, MD; Kerala, India

8/03-7/04 Mangaleshkar Singu, MD; Marborne, England

8/03-6/04 Saravanan Sivaramalingam, MD; Belfast, Ireland

6/03-7/04 Ian Galley, MD; Tauranga, New Zealand, Project: External Fixation of the Foot and Ankle in Children

6/03-6/04 Bradley M. Lamm, DPM; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Projects: Multiplier Method for Prediction of Adult Height in Patients with Achondroplasia Multiplier Method for Predicting Adult Foot Length Gastrocnemius-Soleus Recession: A Simpler, More Limited Approach Correction of the Cavus Foot Using External Fixation External Fixation of the Foot and Ankle in Children Tarsal Tunnel Decompression in Leg Lengthening and Deformity Correction of the Foot and Ankle Deformity Correction Planning for Hindfoot, Ankle, and Lower Limb

4/03-3/04 Sungjung Kim, MD; Daegu, Republic of Korea

1/03-6/03 Toby Branfoot, MD; Leeds, England, Projects: Femoral Nailing of Fractures after Lengthening for Congenital Femoral Deficiency in Young Children Life- and Limb-Threatening Infections: Rare Complications Associated with External Fixation

10/02-3/03 Francisco Violante, MD; São Paulo, Brazil, Project: Femoral Nailing of Fractures after Lengthening for Congenital Femoral Deficiency in Young Children

8/02-7/03 Samer Bondokji, DPM; New York, New York

8/02-6/03 Pankaj Kaw, MD; Kashmir, India

8/01-6/03 Saeed Zaki, MD; Wigan, United Kingdom

4/02-3/03 Jochen Erhart, MD; Vienna, Austria, Project: Ipsilateral Hip Dysfunction and Contralateral Knee Degeneration

7/02-12/02 Mark Eidelman, MD; Haifa, Israel, Project: Hip Stability during Femoral Lengthening in Children with Congenital Femoral Deficiency

9/01-9/02 Julyn Aguilar, MD; Quezon City, The Philippines, Projects: Clinical Validation of the Multiplier Method for Predicting Limb Length at Maturity Clinical Validation of the Multiplier Method for Predicting Limb Length Discrepancy and Outcome of Epiphysiodesis

8/01-8/02 Kush Kumar, MD; Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

8/01-5/02 Nabil Ahmed El Moughazy, MD; Mansoura Dakahlia, Egypt

6/01-12/01 Ibrahim Tuncay, MD; Meram, Turkey, Project: Lengthening Through Accidental Fractures in Children

2/01-12/01 Shivkumar Santpure, MD; Mumbai, India,Projects: Prediction of Limb Length Discrepancy with the Multiplier Method: A Study of 79 Cases of Epiphysiodesis Lengthening of the Femur for Achondroplasia

9/00-9/01 Rudrani Bavge Belnekar, MD; Mumbai, India, Projects: Medial Compartment Osteoarthritis Treated by High Tibial Osteotomy Congenital Pterygium: Treatment by Distraction

9/00-9/01 Said Saghieh, MD; Beirut, Lebanon, Project: Comparison of Lengthening for Different Age Groups

7/00-9/01 Minoo Patel, MD; Melbourne, Australia, Project: Hypertrophic Nonunions

3/00-9/00 Monica Paschoal Nogueira, MD; São Paulo, Brazil, Project: Nerve Injuries Associated with Lengthening

9/99-9/00 Yasser El-Batrawy, MD; Cairo, Egypt, Projects: OsteoTite Pins, Evaluation of Ilizarov Technique for Treatment of Blount Disease

1/00-6/00 Bethan Chancey, MD; London, Ontario, Canada

3/98-3/00 Mahmoud El-Rosasy; Tanta, Egypt, Project: Congenital Pseudarthrosis of the Tibia7/98, Milan

0/99-12/99 Janet Donohue Conway, MD; Elkton, Maryland, Project: L-Shaped Proximal Tibial Osteotomy

9/99-8/00 Dimitris Katsenis, MD; Athens, Greece, Project: Ankle Fusion Malunion and Nonunion

7/99-12/99 Cengiz Sen, MD; Istanbul, Turkey, Project: Acute Shortening and Subsequent Relengthening for Tibial Bone Defects

3/99-9/99 Robert Rozbruch, MD; New York, New York, Project: High Tibial Osteotomies

9/98-1/99 Ali Oznur, MD; Haskoy Ankara, Turkey, Project: Ankle Fusion Malunion and Nonunion

7/98-9/99 Timothy O'Carrigan, MD; Sydney, Australia, Project: Regenerate Fractures in Femoral and Tibial Lengthening

7/98-4/99 Faisal Sadiq Arab, MD; Riyahd, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Samardziski, MD; Skopje, Macedonia, Project: Humeral Nonunions

7/97-6/98 James Kuhn, MD; Washington, District of Columbia, Project: Lengthening over Nail: First 100 Cases

7/97-6/98 Koichi Yoshino, MD; Kobe, Japan, Project: Bilateral Tibial Lengthening for Achondroplasia

7/97-2/98 Flavio Araujo, MD; São Paolo, Brazil, Project: Recurvatum Knee

7/97-12/97 Laura Rovetta, MD; Milan, Italy, Project: Bilateral Humeral Lengthening for Achondroplasia

1/97-6/97 Rifat Zaidi, MD; Islamabad, Pakistan, Project: Congenital Short Femur

1/97-6/97 Mehmet Kocaoglu, MD; Istanbul, Turkey, Project: Congenital Short Femur

7/96-6/97 Baek Yong Song, MD; Seoul, Korea, Project: Fibular Hemimelia

7/96-12/96 Sanjeev Sabharwal, MD; Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Project: Toddler Lengthening Growth Rates

1/96-6/96 Sandip Vyas, MD; Bombay, India, Project: Growth Arrest Treated by Ilizarov Method

1/96-6/96 Alfonso Manzotti, MD; Monza, Italy, Project: Tibial Lengthening over Nails

1/96-6/96 Nigel Keenan, MD; Belfast, Northern Ireland, Project: Joint Orientation Angles in Children

7/95-12/95 Zaki Nawawi, MD; Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Project: Pseudoachondroplasia

7/95-12/95 Hae-Ryong Song, MD; Seoul, Korea, Project: Supramalleolar Osteotomies

7/95-12/95 Michael Laverick, MD; Belfast, Northern Ireland, Project: Posteromedial Tibial Bowing

1/95-6/95 Errol Mortimer, MD; Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Project: Tibial Lengthening

1/95-6/95 Noam Bor, MD; Afula, Israel, Projects: Intramedullary Nail Fixation of Metaphyseal and Diaphyseal Angular Deformities of Femur and Tibia

6/94-6/95 Guy Paramain, MD; London, England, Project: Lengthening over Nail: Case Control Study

7/94-11/94 Nabil Darwish, MD; Aswan, Egypt, Project: Charcot Nonunions

1/94-12/94 Andrew Herbert, MD; Auckland, New Zealand, Project: Nerve Injuries from Limb Lengthening

1/94-6/94 Suhas Shah, MD; Bombay, India, Project: Distraction Treatment of Hypertrophic Nonunions

1/94-12/94 Amit Bhargava, MD; New Delhi, India, Project: Ollier Disease

11/93-12/93 Mohammed Mian Azhar, MD; Lahore, Pakistan, Project: Treatment of Nonunions from Paget Disease

7/93-12/93 Hirofumi Akazawa, MD; Okayama City, Japan

7/93-12/93 John McKie, MD; Christchurch, New Zealand, Project: Normal Alignment Parameters

7/92-6/93 Jimmy Davis, DO; Chicago, Illinois, Project: Treatment of Knee Flexion Contracture

1/92-6/92 José Weinberg, MD; Recife, Brazil

1/92-12/92 Jeetendra Bhatnagar, MD; Ujain, India, Project: Collateral Ligament Tightening

1/92-12/92 Mangal Parihar, MD; Bombay, India, Project: Geometry of Fracture Deformities

1/92-6/92 R. Craig Saunders, MD; Albuquerque, New Mexico, Project: Femoral Lengthening

7/91-12/91 Rajesh Desai, MD; Bombay, India, Project: Rickets

7/91-12/91 Tushar Dholakia, MD; India, Project: Lengthening over Nail

7/91-12/91 Dean Maar, MD; Indianapolis, Indiana, Projects: Bone Transport Medial Compartment Osteoarthritis

7/90-6/91 Kevin Tetsworth, MD; Chicago, Illinois, Project: Oblique Plane Analysis of Deformities and Upper Extremity Lengthening

7/89-6/90 Michael Pirone, MD; New Brunswick, New Jersey, Project: Malunions of the Tibia and Femur

5/89-11/89 Milind Chaudhary, MD; Akola, India, Project: Ollier Disease
 

Community Service
Volunteer mission to Adventiste Hospital, Port au Prince, Haiti, March 2011

Volunteer mission to Adventiste Hospital, Port au Prince, Haiti, March 2010

Gubernatorial Citation?Governor William Donald Schaefer, State of Maryland (for outstanding contributions in the field of orthopaedic surgery) 1990


Fund Raising Activities

Mar 2, 2011 Paley Foundation Fundraising Luncheon at the Flagler Steakhouse, Palm Beach

April 20, 2010 Paley Foundation (www.paleyfoundation.org)

Dec 4, 2010 Palm Beach Marathon, West Palm Beach, FL

Sept 3, 2007 and Sept 28, 2008 (www.savealimbride.org)

2000–2007 Annual MacKenzie Farrell Golf Classic, Manalapan, New Jersey

Mar 16, 2006 and Mar 17, 2007 Save-A-Limb Smash Tennis Charity Event, Miami, Florida (www.savealimbsmash.org)

Sept 4, 2006 Annual Save-A-Limb Ride, Cockeysville, Maryland

1998–2002 Casey Hickman Annual Golf Tournament, Virginia

Publications, Presentations, and Conferences:
Paley, D.: 2nd Edition of Principles of Deformity Correction (manuscript in preparation for Springer: target date for publication June 2013).

Paley, D.: Congenital Deficiencies (manuscript in preparation for Springer: target date for publication June 2012).

Herzenberg, J.E., Paley, D., Lamm, B.M.: Preoperative Planning for the Taylor Spatial Frame: Interactive Animated CD-ROM. Baltimore: Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, 2006.

Paley, D.: Principles of Deformity Correction. 1st ed, Corr. 3rd printing. Rev ed. Berlin: Springer-Verlag,  2005.

Herzenberg, J.E., Paley, D., Lamm, B.M.: Preoperative Planning for the Taylor Spatial Frame: Interactive
Animated CD-ROM. Baltimore: Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, 2005.

Herzenberg, .JE., Paley, D.: Preoperative Planning for the Taylor Spatial Frame: Interactive Animated CD. Baltimore: Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, 2004.

Paley, D.: Principles of Deformity Correction Text and Image Library on CD. Berlin: Springer-Verlag,  2003.

Paley, D.: Principles of Deformity Correction Animated Workbook on CD. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2003.

Paley, D.: Principles of Deformity Correction Exercise Workbook. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2003.

Invasive Surgery in Orthopedics. New York, Springer; 2009:433-434.

Paley, D.: Lengthening in Specific Conditions: Upper Limb. In AAOS Monograph Management of Limb Length Discrepancy (In Press 2009).

Paley, D.: Principles of Correction for Monocompartmental Arthritis of the Knee. Chapter 4: Arthritis and Arthroplasty: The Knee; Elsevier 2009.

Sabharwal, S., Paley, D.: Alternative Technique: Distraction Arthroplasty. In, Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Foot and Ankle 4. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons OKU

Paley, D., Standard SC: Treatment of congenital femoral deficiency. In, Wiesel S (ed): Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Paley, D.: Principles of Correction for Monocompartmental Arthritis of the Knee. In, Brown TE, Cui Q, Mihalko W, Saleh K (eds): Arthritis and Arthroplasty: The Knee. Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders.

Paley, D.: Principles of deformity correction. In, Trafton P (ed): Skeletal Trauma. 2nd ed. Philadelphia, WB Saunders.

Herzenberg, J.E., Paley, D.: Stature lengthening: skeletal dysplasia. In, Rozbruch SR, Ilizarov S (eds): Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Surgery. New York, Informa Healthcare, 2007, ch 43, pp 575–596

O’Carrigan, Paley, D., Herzenberg, J.E.: Obstacles in limb lengthening: fractures. In, Rozbruch SR, Ilizarov S (eds): Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Surgery. New York, Informa Healthcare, 2007, ch 34, pp 485–494.

Paley, D., Standard, S.C.: Lengthening reconstruction surgery for congenital femoral deficiency. In, Rozbruch SR, Ilizarov S (eds): Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Surgery. New York, Informa Healthcare, 2007, ch 29, pp 393–428.

Lamm, B.M., Paley, D.: Charcot neuroarthropathy of the foot and ankle. In, Rozbruch SR, Ilizarov S (eds): Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Surgery. New York, Informa Healthcare, 2007, ch 16, pp 221–232.

Paley, D., Standard, S.: Six-axis deformity analysis and correction. In, Paley D: Principles of Deformity Correction. Rev ed. Berlin, Springer-Verlag, 2005.

Paley, D.: Principles of deformity correction. In, Trafton P (ed): Skeletal Trauma. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, 2003, pp 406-416

Herzenberg, J.E., Paley, D., Gillespie, R.: Limb deficiency. In, Staheli LT, ed: Pediatric Orthopaedic Secrets. 2nd ed. Philadelphia, Hanley & Belfus, Inc., 2003, pp 406–416.

Paley, D., Tetsworth, K.D.: Deformity correction by the Ilizarov technique. In, Chapman MW (ed): Chapman’s Orthopaedic Surgery. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2001, ed 3, vol 1, pp 1007-1070.

Paley, D., Kelly, D.: Lengthening and deformity correction in the upper extremities. In, Raskin K (ed): Atlas of the Hand Clinics. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, 2000, vol 5, pp 117-172.

Paley, D., Herzenberg, J.E.: Applications of external fixation to foot and ankle reconstruction. In, Myerson M (ed): Foot and Ankle Disorders. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, 1999, vol 2, pp 1135-1188.

Paley, D.: Ankle malalignment. In, Kelikian A (ed): Operative Treatment of the Foot and Ankle. Stanford, Appleton and Lange, 1999, pp 547-586.

Paley, D., Herzenberg, J.: Distraction treatment of congenital and developmental deformities of the foot andPaley, D.: Principles of Deformity Correction. 1st ed, Corr. 2nd printing. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2003.

Paley, D.: Principles of Deformity Correction. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2002.

Paley, D., Tetsworth, K. (Guest Editors): Orthopaedic Clinics of North America: Malalignment and
Realignment of the Lower Extremity. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, 1994.

Paley, D. (Guest Editor): Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research: Modern Techniques of Limb Lengthening. Philadelphia, JB Lippincott, 1990, vol 250.

Bagnoli, G., Paley, D.: The Ilizarov Method. B.C. Decker, 1990.

Lehman, W., Paley, D., Atar, D.: Operating Room Guide: Cross-sectional Anatomy of the Extremities and Pelvis. New York, Raven Press, 1989. Category II: Book Chapters: Total number 42

Lamm, BM., Paley, D.. Minimally invasive realignment surgery for the Charcot foot. In: Scuderi GR, Tria AJ, eds. Minimally Invasive Surgery in Orthopedics. New York, Springer; 2009:443-448.

Lamm, BM., Paley, D., Herzenberg, J.E.: Precutaneous distraction osteogenesis for treatment of brachymetatarsia. In: Scuderi GR, Tria AJ, eds. Minimally Invasive Surgery in Orthopedics. New York, Springer; 2009:435-442.

Lamm, BM., Paley, D.: Precutaneous Z tendon Achilles lengthening. In: Scuderi GR, Tria AJ, eds. Minimallyhand. In, Buck-Gramcko D (ed): Congenital Malformations of the Hand and Forearm. London,
Churchill Livingstone, 1998, ch 9, pp 73-117.

Paley, D.: Lengthening reconstruction surgery for congenital femoral deficiency. In, Herring JA, Birch JG: The Child with a Limb Deficiency. Rosemont, AAOS, 1998, ch 11, pp 113-132.

Paley, D., Herzenber,g J.: Achondroplasia, PFFD. In, Saunders R (ed): Structural Fetal Anomalies: The Total Picture. St. Louis, Mosby-Year Book, 1996, ch 8.8, pp 182-183.

Paley, D.: Osteotomies de realineacion en la region de la rodilla: Nuevos conceptos. In, Alfonso VS (ed): Cirugia de la Rodilla. Madrid, Editorial Medical Pan-Americana, 1995, ch 30, pp 371-396.

Herzenberg, J., Paley, D.: Methods and strategies in limb lengthening and realignment for skeletal dysplasia. In, Laron Z, Mastragostino S, Romano C (ed): Limb Lengthening: For Whom, When & How? Tel Aviv, Freund Publishing, Ltd., 1995, pp 181-199.

Paley, D.: Principles of foot deformity correction: Ilizarov technique. In, Gould S (ed): Operative Foot Surgery. Philadelphia, Saunders, 1994, ch 31, pp 476-514.

Paley, D.: Fractures of the calcaneus. In, Gould S (ed): Operative Foot Surgery. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, 1994, ch 29, pp 421-452.

Paley, D.: Complex foot deformity correction using the Ilizarov circular external fixator with osteotomies. In, Simons G (ed): The Clubfoot. Berlin, Springer-Verlag, 1994, ch 11, pp 322-350.

Paley, D.: Complex foot deformity correction using the Ilizarov circular external fixator with distraction but without osteotomy. In, Simons G (ed): The Clubfoot. Berlin, Springer-Verlag, 1994, ch 10, pp 297-321.

Paley, D.: The treatment of nonunions and bone defects by the Ilizarov method. In, Greene W (ed): AAOS Instructional Course Lectures. St. Louis, Mosby-Year Book, 1990, pp 185-197

McMurtry, R.Y., Paley, D., Kellam, J.: The fracture factor in management of blunt trauma. In, McMurtry R, McLellan B (ed): Management of Blunt Trauma. Baltimore, Williams & Wilkins, 1990, ch 34.

McMurtry, R.Y., Paley, D.: Nonarticular hand fractures. In, Neviaser RJ (ed): Open Treatment: Controversies in Hand Surgery. London, Churchill Livingstone, 1989, ch 12, pp 107-111.

Category III: Journal Articles (peer-reviewed): Total number 102

Burghart, R., Herzenberg, J.E., Paley, D.: Mechanical Failures of an Intramedullary Telescopic Nail for Limb Lengthening Submitted to JBJS (Br) 2011.

Paley, D., Belthur, M., Standard, S.: Ulnarization for Treatment of Radial Clubhand deformity submitted to JPO 2011.

Lamm, B., Paley, D., Herzenberg, J.E.: U-Osteotomy and External Fixation for Correction of Complex Foot Deformities. Submitted to JBJS (Am) 2011.

Paley, D.: Femoral Head Reduction Osteotomy for Perthes Disease. Orthopedic Clinics of North America 2011 (In Press)

Lamm, B.M., Gottieb, H.D., Paley, D.: A two-stage Percutaneous approach to charcot diaberic foot
reconstruction J Foot Ankle Surg. 2010 Nov-Dec;49(6):517-22

Herzenberg, J.E., Branfoot, T., Paley, D., Violante, F.H.: Femoral nailing to treat fractures after lengthening for congenital femoral deficiency in young children. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2010 Mar;19 (2):150-4.

Paley, D., Gelman, A., Shualy, M.B., Herzenberg, J.E.: Multiplier method for limb-length prediction in the upper extremity. J Hand Surg Am 33:385–391, 2008.

Thabet, A.M., Paley, D., Kocaoglu, M., Eralp, L., Herzenberg, J.E., Ergin Periosteal grafting for congenital
pseudarthrosis of the tibia: a preliminary report. Clin Orthop Relat Res. Dec;466(12):2981-94, 2008.

Belthur, M.V., Paley, D., Jindal, G., Burghardt, R.D., Specht, S.C., Herzenberg, J.E.: Tibial lengthening: extraarticular calcaneotibial screw to prevent ankle equinus. Clin Orthop Relat Res. Dec;466(12):3003-10, 2008.

Paley, D., Lamm, B.M., Purohit, R.M., Specht, S.C.: Distraction arthroplasty of the ankle—how far can you stretch the indications? Foot Ankle Clin 13:471–484, 2008.

Paley, D., Gelman, A., Shualy, M.B., Herzenberg, J.E.: Multiplier method for limb-length prediction in the upper extremity. J Hand Surg Am 33:385–391, 2008.

Burghardt, R.D., Herzenberg, J.E., Standard, S.C., Paley, D.: Temporary hemiepiphyseal arrest using a screw and plate device to treat knee and ankle deformities in children: a preliminary report. J Child Orthop 2:187–197, 2008.

Lamm, B.M., Paley, D., Testani, M., Herzenberg, J.E.: Tarsal tunnel decompression in leg lengthening and deformity correction of the foot and ankle. J Foot Ankle Surg 46:201–206, 2007.

Paley, D., Lamm, B.M., Katsenis, D., Bhave, A., Herzenberg, J.E.: Treatment of malunion and nonunion at the site of an ankle fusion with the Ilizarov apparatus. Surgical Technique. J Bone Joint Surg Am 88(Suppl 1):119–134, 2006.

Lamm, B.M., Paley, D., Kurland, D.B., Matz, A.L., Herzenberg, J.E.: Multiplier method for predicting adult foot length. J Pediatr Orthop 26:444–448, 2006.

Rozbruch, S.R., Paley, D., Bhave, A., Herzenber,g J.E.: Ilizarov hip reconstruction for late sequelae of infantile hip infection. J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1007–1018, 2005.

Paley, J., Gelman, A., Paley, D., Herzenberg, J.E.: The prenatal multiplier method for prediction of limb length discrepancy. Prenat Diagn 25:435–438, 2005.

Paley, D., Matz, A.L., Kurland, D.B., Lamm, B.M., Herzenberg, J.E.: The multiplier method for prediction of adult height in patients with achondroplasia. J Pediatr Orthop 25:539–542, 2005.

Paley, D., Lamm, B.M.: Ankle joint distraction. Foot Ankle Clin 10:685–698, 2005.

Mendicino, R,W., Lamm, B.M., Catanzariti, A.R., Statler, T.K., Paley, D.: Realignment arthrodesis of the rearfoot and ankle: a comprehensive evaluation. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 95:60–71, 2005.

Lamm, B.M., Paley, D., Herzenberg, J.E.: Gastrocnemius soleus recession: a simpler, more limited approach. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 95:18–25, 2005.

Katsenis, D., Bhave, A., Paley, D., Herzenberg, J.E.: Treatment of malunion and nonunion at the site of an ankle fusion with the Ilizarov apparatus. J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:302–309, 2005.

Aguilar, J.A., Paley, D., Paley, J., Patel, M., Santpure, S., Herzenber,g J.E., Bhave, A.: Clinical validation of the multiplier method for predicting limb length discrepancy and outcome at epiphysiodesis: Part II. J Pediatr Orthop 25:192-196, 2005.

Aguilar, J.A., Paley, D., Paley, J., Patel, M., Santpure, S., Bhave, A., Herzenberg, J.E.: Clinical validation of the multiplier method for predicting limb length at maturity: Part I. J Pediatr Orthop 25:186-191, 2005.

Paley, J., Talor, J., Levin, A., Bhave, A., Paley, D.,Herzenberg, J.E.: The multiplier method for prediction of adult height. J Pediatr Orthop 24:732-737, 2004.

Hankemeier, S., Paley, D., Pape, H.C., Zeichen, J., Gosling, T., Krettek, C.: Knee para-articular focal  dome osteotomy [German]. Orthopade 33:170–177, 2004.

Gladbach, B., Heijens, E., Pfeil, J., Paley, D.: Calculation and correction of secondary translation deformities and secondary length deformities. Orthopedics 27:760-766, 2004.

Nogueira, M.P., Paley, D., Bhave, A., Herbert, A., Nocente, C., Herzenberg, J.E.: Nerve lesions associated with limb-lengthening. J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1502-1510, 2003.

Rozbruch, S.R., Herzenberg, J.E., Tetsworth, K., Tuten, H.R., Paley, D.: Distraction osteogenesis for nonunion after high tibial osteotomy. Clin Orthop 394:227-235, 2002.

Paley, D., Herzenberg, J.E.: Intramedullary infections treated with antibiotic cement rods: preliminary results in nine cases. J Orthop Trauma 16:723-729, 2002.

Sabharwal, S., Paley, D., Bhave, A., Herzenberg, J.E.: Growth patterns after lengthening of congenitally short lower limbs in young children. J Pediatr Orthop 20:137-145, 2

Areas of Interest

  • Congenital Deformities
  • Post traumatic Limb Deformities
  • Leg Length Discrepancies
  • Bone Healing Problems, Bone Defects, Bone and Joint Infections
  • Stature Lengthening, Skeletal Dysplasia, and Dwarfism
  • Tumor-like Conditions
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Developmental Deformities
  • Joint Contractures and Joint Stiffness
  • Foot Deformities
  • Upper Extremity Deformities
  • Hip Dysplasia in Young Adults and Neonatal Septic Hip Sequellae
  • Short Residual Limb following Amputation
  • Joint Preservation Treatment to Treat or Prevent Arthritis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Constitutional Short Stature
  • Cosmetic Stature Lengthening
  • Upper and Lower Limb Lengthening and Deformity Problems

Professional Affiliations

Honorary Member, Italian ASAMI

Member, The International Society for Fracture Repair

Member, ASAMI

Member, SICOT

Honorary Member, French ASAMI

Honorary Member, German Society for Trauma Surgeons

Honorary Member, Venezuelan Society of Orthopedics and Traumatology

Honorary Member, British ASAMI

Honorary Member, Polish Orthopaedic Association

Honorary Member, Israel Orthopedic Association

Member, Foot & Ankle Society

Member, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America

Member, Limb Lengthening Reconstruction Society

Member, Canadian Orthopaedic Association

Member, Orthopaedic Trauma Association

Executive Committee, 1989-1992; President, ASAMI North America:1989-1990

Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Member, Academic Orthopaedic Society

Baltimore City Medical Society

Maryland Orthopaedic Society

Eastern Orthopaedic Association
 

Honors & Awards

International:

  • 2003 Wood Lovell Lecturer International Pediatric Orthopaedic Seminar
  • 2002 SICOT Honorary Mention “Nerve Impairment Associated with Limb Lengthening Procedures”
  • 1997 Pauwel’s Medal for Clinical Biomechanics (awarded by the German Orthopaedic Association)
  • 1997 Honorary Professor, Universita Degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy

National:

  • 2009 POSNA Best Clinical Paper “Limb Reconstruction or Amputation for Severe Fibular Deficiency: A Two-Center Comparison of Psychosocial Adjustment, Quality of Life, Patient Satisfaction, and Physical Function”
  • 2005 POSNA Outstanding Scientific Poster “Superhip Procedure for Correction of Hip Deformities of Congenital Femoral Deficiencies”
  • 2003 Association of Medical Illustrators Award of Excellence Principles of Deformity Correction
  • 2002 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons First Place Winner for Pediatric Poster “Lengthening Reconstruction Surgery for the Treatment of Fibular Hemimelia”
  • 2002 POSNA Best Clinical Paper “Nerve Impairment Associated with Limb Lengthening Procedures”
  • 1998 Jacqueline Perry Award, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation Association
  • 1985 AOA-COA North American Traveling Fellowship

Institutional:

  • 1999 Orthopaedic Residents Teaching Award
  • 1990 Orthopaedic Residents Teaching Award

Diseases & Conditions

  • Congenital Deformities
  • Dwarfism
  • Foot deformities
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Limb deformity
  • Limb Length Discrepancy
  • Pediatric fractures and trauma

Treatments & Procedures

  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Limb lengthening
  • Limb Reconstruction