Catherine A. Humphrey, M.D.

Catherine A. Humphrey, M.D.

Contact Information

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

Administrative: (585) 341-0140
Fax: (585) 341-0600

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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Awards & Honors (Local)

Russel S. Hibbs Basic Science Award: Scoliosis Research Society 2001

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 10 available »

2015 May 6
Burgers PT, Poolman RW, Van Bakel TM, Tuinebreijer WE, Zielinski SM, Bhandari M, Patka P, Van Lieshout EM, . "Reliability, validity, and responsiveness of the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index for elderly patients with a femoral neck fracture." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 2015 May 6; 97(9):751-7.
2014 May
Humphrey CA, Maceroli MA. "Fragility fractures requiring special consideration: pelvic insufficiency fractures." Clinics in geriatric medicine. 2014 May; 30(2):373-86. Epub 2014 Mar 07.
2014 Apr
Mathew G, Kowalczuk M, Hetaimish B, Bedi A, Philippon MJ, Bhandari M, Simunovic N, Crouch S, Ayeni OR, . "Radiographic prevalence of CAM-type femoroacetabular impingement after open reduction and internal fixation of femoral neck fractures." Knee surgery, sports traumatology, arthroscopy : official journal of the ESSKA. 2014 Apr; 22(4):793-800. Epub 2014 Feb 01.
2014 Mar
Zielinski SM, Bouwmans CA, Heetveld MJ, Bhandari M, Patka P, Van Lieshout EM, . "The societal costs of femoral neck fracture patients treated with internal fixation." Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA. 2014 Mar; 25(3):875-85. Epub 2013 Sep 27.
Zielinski SM, Keijsers NL, Praet SF, Heetveld MJ, Bhandari M, Wilssens JP, Patka P, Van Lieshout EM, . "Functional outcome after successful internal fixation versus salvage arthroplasty of patients with a femoral neck fracture." Journal of orthopaedic trauma. 2014 28(12):e273-80.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Orthopaedics (SMD) - Primary


Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopedic Surgery


MD | MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine2001
Post-Baccalaureate Program | Special Sciences | University of Pennsylvania1996
Bachelor of Arts | Human Biology | Stanford University1994

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship at Vanderbilt University Hospital08/01/2006 - 07/31/2007
Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Oregon Health Sciences University School of Med07/01/2002 - 06/30/2006
Internship in General Surgery at Oregon Health Sciences University Hospital06/25/2001 - 07/01/2002