Benedict F. DiGiovanni, M.D.

Benedict F. DiGiovanni, M.D.

Contact Information

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

Fax: (585) 756-4725
Administrative: (585) 273-1611

Books

2013
DiGiovanni BF, Dawson L#, Baumhauer J. "Chapter - Plantar Heel Pain. In surgery of the Foot and Ankle,". 9th edition - Coughlin, Saltzman, Anderson, Mann. : Elsevier, 2013.
2011
Flanigan RF, DiGiovanni BF. "Peripheral Nerve Entrapments of the Lower Leg, Ankle, and Foot.". Foot and Ankle Clinics. : Saunders, 2011. 255-274
2010
Gould, J.; DiGiovanni, B.. "Chronic Plantar Fasciitis with Distal Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome: An Operative Technique". Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. : Lippincott, 2010.
2009
DiGiovanni BF.. "Arthroscopy of the Ankle". AAOS Comprehensive Orthopaedic Review. : American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2009. 1187-1192
2007
Gould JS, DiGiovanni BF.. "Chronic Plantar Fascia with Distal Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome: An Operative Technique.". Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. : Lippincott, 2007.
2005
Roehrig GJ, Baumhauer JF, DiGiovanni BF, Flemister AS.. "The Role of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Upon Plantar Fasciitis". Foot Ankle Ankle Clinics. Mark S. Myerson, M.D.. : Saunders, 2005. 699-712
2004
DiGiovanni BF, Partal G, Baumhauer JB.. "Acute Ankle Injury and Chronic Lateral Instability in the Athlete". Clinics in Sports Medicine. Shepard R. Hurwitz, M.D.. : Saunders, 2004. 1-20
2004
Baumhauer JF, Nawoczenski D, DiGiovanni BF, Flemister AS.. "Ankle Pain and Peroneal Tendon Pathology". Clinics in Sports Medicine. Shepard R. Hurwitz, M.D.. : Saunders, 2004. 21-34
2003
Baumhauer JF, DiGiovanni BF.. "Salvage of First Metatatsophalangeal Joint Arthroplasty Complications". Foot and Ankle Clinics. Mark S. Myerson, M.D.. : Saunders, 2003. 37-48
2003
Baumhauer JF (editor), DiGiovanni BF (faculty), Flemister AS (faculty).. "Selective Exposures in Orthopaedic Surgery:". The Foot. CD-ROM. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Rosemont , IL: AAOS, 2003.
2003
DiGiovanni BF, Baumhauer JB:.. "Fractures and Dislocations of the Talus and Subtalar Joint. Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Rosemont, Illinois,.". Foot and Ankle 3. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Rosemont, IL: AAOS, 2003.
2003
Pinney SF (series editor), DiGiovanni BF (faculty / contributor). "Foot and Ankle Core Curriculum. Syllabus and CD-ROM.". AOFAS 2003 Resident Lecture Series, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society. Seattle, Washington: American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, 2003.
2002
Voloshin I, DiGiovanni BF, Baumhauer BF.. "Plantar Heel Pain: Making a Difficult Diagnosis". Journal of Muscuoloskeletal Medicine. : AAOS, 2002. 373-380
2002
Baumhauer JF, Lu A, DiGiovanni BF.. "Arthrodesis of the Infected Ankle and Subtalar Joints". Foot and Ankle Clinics. Mark s. Myerson, M.D.. : Saunders, 2002. 175-190
2001
Baumhauer JF, DiGiovanni BF.. "Osteotomies of the Fifth Metatarsal.". Foot and Ankle Clinics. Mark S. Myerson, M.D.. : Saunders, 2001. 491-498
1998
DiGiovanni BF, Gould JS.. "Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome and Related Entities. 3:405-426, 1998". Foot and Ankle Clinics. Mark S. Myerson, M.D.. : Saunders, 1998. 405-426
1997
DiGiovanni BF, Gould JS:. "Achilles Tendinitis and Posterior Heel Disorders.". Foot and Ankle Clinics. Mark S. Myerson, M.D.. : Saunders, 1997. 411-428

Journal Articles

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2013
Martin E*, Barske H#, DiGiovanni BF. "Open Surgical Treatment of an Acute, Unstable Bony Mallet Injury of the Hallux." 2013; 33(2): 295-298. Link
2012
DiGiovanni BF, Moore AM#, Pinney S. "Non-Operative and Surgical Management of Recalcitrant Plantar Fasciitis: Preferences Among a Subgroup Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeons." Foot and Ankle International. 2012; 33: 507-512. Link
2012
DiGiovanni BF, Chu JY*, Mooney CJ, Lambert DR. "Maturation of Medical Students Musculoskeletal Medicine Knowledge and Confidence - research Article." Medical Education OnLine. 2012; 17: 17092. Link
2012
Barske, H.#; Nawoczenski D.A.; DiGiovanni B.F. "Isolated Gastrocnemius Contracture and Gastrocnemius Recession: Current Concepts." Foot and Ankle International. 2012; 33: 915-921. Link
2011 May
Young, B*.; Flanigan, R*.; DiGiovanni, B. * resident. "Complications of Ankle Arthroscopy Using a Contemporary Noninvasive Distraction Technique". Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 2011; 93: 963-968. Link
2011
Patel, A.#; DiGiovanni, B. # fellow. "Association Between Plantar Fasciitis and Isolated Contracture of Gastrocnemius Muscle." Foot and Ankle International. 2011; 32: 5-8. Link
2011
Serna, F*.; DiGiovanni, B. * resident. "Foot and Ankle Fragility Fractures." Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation. 2011; 2: 22-25. Link
2011
DiGiovanni, B; Ward, D; O'Donnell S+; Grady-Wieleky T; Gross, R; Lambert, D. +medical student. "Process of Discovery: A Fourth-Year Translational Science Course." Medical Education Online. 2011; 16: 8443. Link
2010
Aronow, M.; Panchbhavi, V.; DiGiovanni, B.; et al. "Foot and Ankle Experience in Orthopaedic Residency - An Update." Foot and Ankle International. 2010; 31: 10-13. Link
2007 May
Giordano, B*.; Ryder, S*.;Baumhauer, J.; DiGiovanni, B. * resident. "Exposure to Direct and Scatter Radiation with Use of Mini C-Arm Fluoroscopy." Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 2007; : 948-952. Link
2007
Flanigan, R*.; Nawocczenski, D.; Chen, L.; DiGiovanni, B. * resident. "The Influence of Foot Position on Stretching of the Plantar Fascia." Foot and Ankle International. 2007; 28: 815-822. Link
2006 Sep
DiGiovanni BF, Gillespie BT, Flemister AS, Baumhauer JF. "Using resident input to identify and integrate essential components of a foot and ankle rotation." Foot & ankle international.. 2006 Sep; 27(9):728-33.
2006 Aug
Digiovanni BF, Nawoczenski DA, Malay DP, Graci PA, Williams TT, Wilding GE, Baumhauer JF. "Plantar fascia-specific stretching exercise improves outcomes in patients with chronic plantar fasciitis. A prospective clinical trial with two-year follow-up." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2006 Aug; 88(8):1775-81.
2006
Baumhauer, J.; Nawoczenski, D.; DiGiovanni, B.; Wilding, G. "Reliability and Validity of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Clinical Rating Scale: A Pilot Study for the Hallux and Lesser Toes." Foot and Ankle International. 2006; 27: 1014-19. Link
2003 Jul
DiGiovanni BF, Nawoczenski DA, Lintal ME, Moore EA, Murray JC, Wilding GE, Baumhauer JF. "Tissue-specific plantar fascia-stretching exercise enhances outcomes in patients with chronic heel pain. A prospective, randomized study." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2003 Jul; 85-A(7):1270-7.
2003 Jul
Pinzur MS, Mikolyzk D, Aronow MS, DiGiovanni BF, Mizel MS, Pinney SJ, Saltzman CL, Temple HT. "Foot and ankle experience in orthopaedic residency." Foot & ankle international.. 2003 Jul; 24(7):567-9.
2003
DiGiovanni, B: Abuzzahab, S*; Gould, J. * resident. "Plantar Fascia Release with Proximal and Distal Tarsal Tunnel Release: A Surgical Approach to Chronic, Disabling Plantar Fasciitis with Associated Nerve Pain." Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery. 2003; 2: 254-261. Link
2000 Sep
Johnson JE, Cohen BE, DiGiovanni BF, Lamdan R. "Subtalar arthrodesis with flexor digitorum longus transfer and spring ligament repair for treatment of posterior tibial tendon insufficiency." Foot & ankle international.. 2000 Sep; 21(9):722-9.
2000
DiGiovanni, B; Fraga C; Cohen B; Shereff, M. "Associated Injuries Found in Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability." Foot and Ankle International. 2000; 21: 809-815. Link
1995
DiGiovanni, B; Shaffer, J. "Treatment of Perilunate and Transscaphoid Perilunate Dislocations of the Wrist". The American Journal of Orthopaedics. 1995; 24: 818-826. Link
1991 May
Scoles PV, Latimer BM, DigIovanni BF, Vargo E, Bauza S, Jellema LM. "Vertebral alterations in Scheuermann's kyphosis." Spine. 1991 May; 16(5):509-15.
1989 Jul
Digiovanni BF, Scoles PV, Latimer BM. "Anterior extension of the thoracic vertebral bodies in Scheuermann's kyphosis. An anatomic study." Spine. 1989 Jul; 14(7):712-6.
1988 Oct
Scoles PV, Linton AE, Latimer B, Levy ME, Digiovanni BF. "Vertebral body and posterior element morphology: the normal spine in middle life." Spine. 1988 Oct; 13(10):1082-6.
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DiGiovanni, B; Mooney, C; Chu, J*; Lambert, D. *resident. "Maturation of Medical Student Musculskeletal Knowledge and Clinical Confidence". Medical Education Online, IN REVIEW. . Link
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DiGiovanni, B; Moore, A#; Pinney, S. #fellow. "Nonoperative and Surgical Management of Recalcitrant Plantar Fasciitis: Preferences Among a Subgroup of Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeons". Foot and Ankle International, IN REVIEW. . Link
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Barske, H.#; Nawoczenski D.A.; DiGiovanni B.F. "Gastrocnemius Recession: Current Concepts." Foot and Ankle International, IN REVIEW. . Link