Editorial Roles


The Editor is responsible for ensuring the overall quality of content within the section. This includes:

  • Resolving all content-level disputes authoritatively and coherently with input from contributors
  • Determining the appropriateness of deleting mediocre work.
  • Working closely with the OrthopaedicsOne staff on strategic development, including topics to be covered
  • Recruiting Associate Editors to assist in soliciting and reviewing content
  • Identifying and/or approving authors from whom to solicit content
  • Assigning content solicitation, development, and review to the Associate Editors
  • Working with the Associate Editors to ensure that content in the section is fully integrated and linked
  • Appointing Associate Editors to take responsibility for specific content areas, such as Videos, Presentations, Images, Conditions, Operative Techniques, Cases, and Patient Education, at the Editor’s discretion
  • Assigning Associate Editors to mentor Assistant Editors

The Editor reports to the Director of Editorial Development.

Associate Editors

Associate Editors work together and with the Editor to achieve OrthopaedicsOne’s content goals. This includes:

  • Recommending authors to contribute content
  • Soliciting content from colleagues and peers to populate the site
  • Reviewing and approving content for accuracy, clarity, and adherence to OrthopaedicsOne guidelines on an ongoing basis (new content and revisions to existing content)
  • Working with authors to improve content as needed

At the Editor’s discretion, Associate Editors may be assigned to recruit and review content for specific content areas, such as Videos, Presentations, Images, Conditions, Operative Techniques, Cases, and Patient Education. An Associate Editor may also be paired with one or more Assistant Editors to provide mentorship in medical publishing.

Associate Editors report to the Editor.

Assistant Editors

Assistant Editors are fellows, residents, and medical students who work under the direction of an Associate Editor to gain experience in medical publishing. At the discretion of the Associate Editor, they may assist in soliciting content, research and write articles, and provide initial peer review.

Assistant Editors report to their assigned Associate Editor.


Current Editorial Board



Associate Editors

Assistant Editors









Basic Science












Diagnostic Tests




Economics and Health Policy




Epidemiology and Biostatistics




Evidence-Based Orthopaedics

Mohit Bhandari

McMaster University



Foot and Ankle

Johnny Lau

University of Toronto

Eric Bluman

Brigham & Women’s Hospital

Jonathan Deland

Hospital for Special Surgery

Daniel Farber

University of Maryland

Vinod Panchbhavi

University of Texas Medical Branch

Brian Straus

All-Star Orthopaedics, Dallas, TX


Andrew Hsu

Rush University

Jeremy Smith

Brigham & Women’s Hospital

Hand and Wrist




Hip and Knee




History of Orthopaedics

David Levine

Weill Cornell Medical College








Myles Clough

University of British Columbia

Christian Veillette

University of Toronto



Joint Reconstruction

W. Norman Scott

Insall Scott Kelly Institute for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Mary O’Connor

Mayo Clinic, Florida

Arlen Hanssen

Mayo Clinic, Minnesota

Vincent Pellegrini

University of Maryland






Mobile and Wireless

Orrin Franko

University of California, San Diego



Musculoskeletal Medicine

Joseph Bernstein

University of Pennsylvania

Charles Day

Harvard University

Christian Veillette

University of Toronto



Operative Techniques




Pain Management





Matthew Dobbs

Washington University

Stephanie Böhm

Astrid Lindgren Children’s Hospital

Karolinska University

Haemish A. Crawford

Auckland Bone and Joint Surgery

Christopher Iobst

Miami Children’s Hospital

Noppachart Limpaphayom

Chulalongkorn University


Physical Examination








Practice Management
















Shoulder and Elbow

Rick Papandrea

Medical College of Wisconsin

Edward McFarland

Johns Hopkins University

Steve Petersen

Johns Hopkins University

Guido Marra

Loyola University Chicago

Christian Veillette

University of Toronto



Saad Chaudhary

UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School

Michael Vives

UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School

Sheeraz Qureshi

Mount Sinai Hospital, New York

Thomas Mroz

Cleveland Clinic


Sports Medicine




Surgical Approaches





Paul J. Dougherty

University of Michigan

Jaimo Ahn

University of Pennsylvania



John Healey

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Jay Wunder

University of Toronto

Peter Ferguson

University of Toronto