Allen D. Boyd, M.D.

Allen D. Boyd, M.D.

Contact Information

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

Fax: (585) 341-0600
Administrative: (585) 341-0521


The biographical information for Allen D. Boyd, M.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Best Doctors in America for Knee Surgery 2009
Best Doctors in America for Hip Surgery 2009
Co-author of paper receiving the Harris Award from the Hip Society in 2003. Schwarz, E. M., A. Boyd, S. Totterman, D. Campbell, R. J. O'Keefe, and R. J. Looney. 2003. Use of Volumetric Computerized Tomography as a Primary Outcome Measure to Evaluate Drug Efficacy in the Prevention of Periprosthetic Osteolysis: A 1-Year Clinical Pilot of Etanercept vs Placebo. 2003
University of Rochester Orthopaedic Resident Teaching Award 1999
George Washington University Orthopaedic Resident Teaching Award 1992

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 14 available »

2006 Jan
Looney RJ, Schwarz EM, Boyd A, O'Keefe RJ. "Periprosthetic osteolysis: an immunologist's update." Current opinion in rheumatology. 2006 Jan; 18(1):80-7.
2003 Nov
Schwarz EM, Campbell D, Totterman S, Boyd A, O'Keefe RJ, Looney RJ. "Use of volumetric computerized tomography as a primary outcome measure to evaluate drug efficacy in the prevention of peri-prosthetic osteolysis: a 1-year clinical pilot of etanercept vs. placebo." Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society. 2003 Nov; 21(6):1049-55.
Looney RJ, Boyd A, Totterman S, Seo GS, Tamez-Pena J, Campbell D, Novotny L, Olcott C, Martell J, Hayes FA, O'Keefe RJ, Schwarz EM. "Volumetric computerized tomography as a measurement of periprosthetic acetabular osteolysis and its correlation with wear." Arthritis research. 2002 4(1):59-63. Epub 2001 Oct 03.
1998 Sep
Kirkley SA, Cowles J, Pellegrini VD, Harris CM, Boyd AD, Blumberg N. "Blood transfusion and total joint replacement surgery: T helper 2 (TH2) cytokine secretion and clinical outcome." Transfusion medicine (Oxford, England). 1998 Sep; 8(3):195-204.
1997 Sep
Francis CW, Pellegrini VD, Totterman S, Boyd AD, Marder VJ, Liebert KM, Stulberg BN, Ayers DC, Rosenberg A, Kessler C, Johanson NA. "Prevention of deep-vein thrombosis after total hip arthroplasty. Comparison of warfarin and dalteparin." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 1997 Sep; 79(9):1365-72.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Orthopaedics (SMD) - Primary


Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopedic Surgery


MD | University of Tennessee College of Medicine1981
BA | Philosophy | Brown University1976

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Research Fellowship Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Development and Evaluation of a Biodegradable Ceramic Carrier System for Radiation Synovectomy 1988
Clinical Fellowship in Joint Reconstruction and Arthritis Surgery Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Clinical Administration and Follow-up in On-going Radiation Synovectomy Study for Inflammatory Arthropathies 1989
A-O Fellowship in Trauma & Reconstructive Surgery, Basle/Chur, Switzerland 1987
Fellowship in Reconstructive Surgery and Total Joint Replacement The Galeazzi Institute, Milan, Italy 1988
Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery Case Western Reserve University 1987
Allen Fellow Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Associated Departments, Case Western Reserve University. Three primary projects: 1) Polymethylmethacrylate toxicity in cell culture 2) Parathyroidectomy and calcium metabolism in an animal model 3) Radiographic analysis of the pediatric hip 1983
Internship in General Surgery Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital Veterans' Administration Hospital Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital 1982