Ilya Voloshin, M.D.

Ilya Voloshin, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 665
Rochester, NY 14642

Administrative: (585) 276-3106
Fax: (585) 276-2344

Lab Information

The Center for Musculoskeletal Research houses nearly 70 MD and PhD researchers and graduate and post-doctoral students. This team has been the top orthopaedics lab in the United States since 2006.

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Research Bio

Dr. Voloshin's research overlies his clinical practice treating orthopaedic conditions and injuries to the shoulder, elbow, and knee.

Ongoing research includes:

1) Development of rotator cuff healing models to evaluate treatment modalities

2) Biomechanical assessment of fixation methods for clavicle fractures

3) Clinical and radiographic evaluation of rotator cuff repair techniques

Awards & Honors (Local)

Goldstein Research Award | University of Rochester, Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery 2010
Goldstein Award for Clinical Orthopaedic Research | Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation | University of Rochester 2008
Finalist, AJSM systemative Review Competition | American Journal of Sports Medicine 2007
Translational Research Award | Coulter Foundation 2006
Shoulder Arthroscopy Traveling Fellow | Arthroscopy Association of North American 2006
Emerging Leader Program | American Orthopaedic Association 2005 - Present
Ilizarov Mini-Fellowship | Lecco, Italy 2002
Surgical Research Fellow | Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 1995

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 33 available »

2014 Nov
Thorsness R, English C, Gross J, Tyler W, Voloshin I, Gorczyca J. "Proximal humerus fractures with associated axillary artery injury." Journal of orthopaedic trauma. 2014 Nov; 28(11):659-63.
2014 Nov
Mann T, Baumhauer JF, O'Keefe RJ, Harrast J, Hurwitz SR, Voloshin I. "High incidence of hemiarthroplasty for shoulder osteoarthritis among recently graduated orthopaedic surgeons." Clinical orthopaedics and related research. 2014 Nov; 472(11):3510-6. Epub 2014 Aug 22.
2014 Nov
Olsen JR, Shields E, Williams RB, Miller R, Maloney M, Voloshin I. "A comparison of cortical button with interference screw versus suture anchor techniques for distal biceps brachii tendon repairs." Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery. 2014 Nov; 23(11):1607-11. Epub 2014 Sep 11.
2014 Nov
Shields E, Mirabelli M, Amsdell S, Thorsness R, Goldblatt J, Maloney M, Voloshin I. "Functional and imaging outcomes of arthroscopic simultaneous rotator cuff repair and bankart repair after shoulder dislocations." The American journal of sports medicine. 2014 Nov; 42(11):2614-20. Epub 2014 Sep 26.
2014 Oct
Shields E, Iannuzzi JC, Thorsness R, Noyes K, Voloshin I. "Perioperative complications after hemiarthroplasty and total shoulder arthroplasty are equivalent." Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery. 2014 Oct; 23(10):1449-53. Epub 2014 Apr 18.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Orthopaedics (SMD) - Primary


Sports Medicine - American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopedic Surgery


MD | Medicine | Dartmouth Medical School1998
BS | Biochemistry | State University of New York at Stony Brook1994

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Sports Medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surg08/01/2003 - 07/31/2004
Residency in Orthopaedics at University of Rochester Medical Center06/26/1999 - 06/25/2003
Internship in General Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center06/26/1998 - 06/25/1999