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Benedict F. DiGiovanni, M.D.

Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation

Publications

Showing all 37 journal articles & 17 books available

Journal Articles

4/2017
Kaplan N, Fowler X, Maqsoodi N, DiGiovanni B, Oh I. "Operative Anatomy of the Medial Gastrocnemius Recession vs the Proximal Medial Gastrocnemius Recession." Foot & ankle international.. 2017 Apr 0; 38(4):424-429. Epub 2016 Dec 01.

9/2016
Ho B, Houck JR, Flemister AS, Ketz J, Oh I, DiGiovanni BF, Baumhauer JF. "Preoperative PROMIS Scores Predict Postoperative Success in Foot and Ankle Patients." Foot & ankle international.. 2016 Sep 0; 37(9):911-8. Epub 2016 Aug 16.

7/2016
Nawoczenski DA, DiLiberto FE, Cantor MS, Tome JM, DiGiovanni BF. "Ankle Power and Endurance Outcomes Following Isolated Gastrocnemius Recession for Achilles Tendinopathy." Foot & ankle international.. 2016 Jul 0; 37(7):766-75. Epub 2016 Mar 17.

4/2016
DiGiovanni BF, Sundem LT, Southgate RD, Lambert DR. "Musculoskeletal Medicine Is Underrepresented in the American Medical School Clinical Curriculum." Clinical orthopaedics and related research.. 2016 Apr 0; 474(4):901-7.

5/2015
Serna F, DiGiovanni BF. "Foot and Ankle Fragility Fractures." Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, 2nd edition (Steven Kates, MD and Simon Mears, MD,PhD editors). 2015; volume 6(2);58-120.

1/21/2015
Nawoczenski DA, Barske H, Tome J, Dawson LK, Zlotnicki JP, DiGiovanni BF. "Isolated gastrocnemius recession for achilles tendinopathy: strength and functional outcomes." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2015 Jan 21; 97(2):99-105.

2014
DiGiovanni BF, Southgate RD, Mooney CJ, Chu JY, Lambert DR, O'Keefe RJ. "Factors impacting musculoskeletal knowledge and clinical confidence in graduating medical students." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2014;96 (21):e185. PMID: 25378518. 2014; .

2/2013
Martin EA, Barske HL, DiGiovanni BF. "Open surgical treatment of an acute, unstable bony mallet injury of the hallux." Foot & ankle international.. 2013 Feb 0; 34(2):295-8. Epub 2013 Jan 11.

10/2012
Barske HL, DiGiovanni BF, Douglass M, Nawoczenski DA. "Current concepts review: isolated gastrocnemius contracture and gastrocnemius recession." Foot & ankle international.. 2012 Oct 0; 33(10):915-21.

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.

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.

2012
Barske H, DiGiovanni BF, Douglass M, Nawoczenski DA. "Isolated Gastrocnemius Contracture and Gastrocnemius Recession: Current Concepts." Foot and Ankle International. 2012; 33: 915-921.

6/2011
Flanigan RM, DiGiovanni BF. "Peripheral nerve entrapments of the lower leg, ankle, and foot." Foot and ankle clinics.. 2011 Jun 0; 16(2):255-74.

5/18/2011
Young BH, Flanigan RM, DiGiovanni BF. "Complications of ankle arthroscopy utilizing a contemporary noninvasive distraction technique." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2011 May 18; 93(10):963-8.

1/2011
Patel A, DiGiovanni B. "Association between plantar fasciitis and isolated contracture of the gastrocnemius." Foot & ankle international.. 2011 Jan 0; 32(1):5-8.

1/2011
Bukata SV, Digiovanni BF, Friedman SM, Hoyen H, Kates A, Kates SL, Mears SC, Mendelson DA, Serna FH, Sieber FE, Tyler WK. "A guide to improving the care of patients with fragility fractures." Geriatric orthopaedic surgery & rehabilitation.. 2011 Jan 0; 2(1):5-37.

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.

7/2010
Patel A, Rao S, Nawoczenski D, Flemister AS, DiGiovanni B, Baumhauer JF. "Midfoot arthritis." The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.. 2010 Jul 0; 18(7):417-25.

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.

5/2007
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.

3/2007
Morse KR, Flemister AS, Baumhauer JF, DiGiovanni BF. "Distraction arthroplasty." Foot and ankle clinics.. 2007 Mar 0; 12(1):29-39.

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.

9/2006
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 0; 27(9):728-33.

8/2006
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 0; 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.

12/2005
Roehrig GJ, Baumhauer J, DiGiovanni BF, Flemister AS. "The role of extracorporeal shock wave on plantar fasciitis." Foot and ankle clinics.. 2005 Dec 0; 10(4):699-712, ix.

1/2004
DiGiovanni BF, Partal G, Baumhauer JF. "Acute ankle injury and chronic lateral instability in the athlete." Clinics in sports medicine. 2004 Jan 0; 23(1):1-19, v.

1/2004
Baumhauer JF, Nawoczenski DA, DiGiovanni BF, Flemister AS. "Ankle pain and peroneal tendon pathology." Clinics in sports medicine. 2004 Jan 0; 23(1):21-34.

7/2003
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 0; 85-A(7):1270-7.

7/2003
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 0; 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.

9/2000
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 0; 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.

1995
DiGiovanni, B; Shaffer, J. "Treatment of Perilunate and Transscaphoid Perilunate Dislocations of the Wrist". The American Journal of Orthopaedics. 1995; 24: 818-826.

5/1991
Scoles PV, Latimer BM, DigIovanni BF, Vargo E, Bauza S, Jellema LM. "Vertebral alterations in Scheuermann's kyphosis." Spine.. 1991 May 0; 16(5):509-15.

7/1989
Digiovanni BF, Scoles PV, Latimer BM. "Anterior extension of the thoracic vertebral bodies in Scheuermann's kyphosis. An anatomic study." Spine.. 1989 Jul 0; 14(7):712-6.

10/1988
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 0; 13(10):1082-6.

Books & Chapters

2015
Chapter Title: Chronic Plantar Fasciitis with Distal Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome: An Operative Technique
Book Title: Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery, 2nd edition (textbook chapter)
Author List: Gould JS, DiGiovanni BF
Published By: Lippincott2015

2014
Chapter Title: Plantar Fasciitis and Heel Pain. Lecture: Core On Line Publication
Book Title: Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Resident Curriculum.
Author List: DiGiovanni BF
Published By: American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Soceity2014

2014
Chapter Title: Plantar Heel Pain
Book Title: In Surgery of the Foot and Ankle
Author List: Dawson L, DiGiovanni BF, Baumhauer J
Edited By: Coughlin, Saltzman, Anderson, Mann
Published By: Saunders2014

2014
Chapter Title: Arthroscopy of the Ankle
Book Title: AAOS Comprehensive Orthopaedic Review
Author List: DiGiovanni BF
Published By: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons2014

2014
Chapter Title: Limb Salvage of the Foot and Ankle
Book Title: Orthopaedic Resident Review Course
Author List: DiGiovanni BF
Edited By: on line publication
Published By: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons2014

2013
Chapter Title: Limb Salvage of the Foot and Ankle
Book Title: Resident Review Course: Core Curriculum
Author List: DiGiovanni, BF
Published By: American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society2013

2010
Chapter Title: Chronic Plantar Fascia with Distal Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome: An Operative Technique.
Book Title: Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery
Author List: Gould JS, DiGiovanni BF.
Published By: Lippincott2010

2009
Chapter Title: Arthroscopy of the Ankle
Book Title: AAOS Comprehensive Orthopaedic Review
Author List: DiGiovanni BF.
Published By: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons2009

2003
Chapter Title: Foot and Ankle Core Curriculum. Syllabus and CD-ROM.
Book Title: AOFAS 2003 Resident Lecture Series, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
Author List: Pinney SF (series editor), DiGiovanni BF (faculty / contributor)
Published By: American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society2003 in Seattle, Washington

2003
Chapter Title: Salvage of First Metatatsophalangeal Joint Arthroplasty Complications
Book Title: Foot and Ankle Clinics
Author List: Baumhauer JF, DiGiovanni BF.
Edited By: Mark S. Myerson, M.D.
Published By: Saunders2003

2003
Chapter Title: Selective Exposures in Orthopaedic Surgery:
Book Title: The Foot. CD-ROM. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Author List: Baumhauer JF (editor), DiGiovanni BF (faculty), Flemister AS (faculty).
Published By: AAOS2003 in Rosemont , IL

2003
Chapter Title: Fractures and Dislocations of the Talus and Subtalar Joint. Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Rosemont, Illinois,.
Book Title: Foot and Ankle 3. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Author List: DiGiovanni BF, Baumhauer JB:.
Published By: AAOS2003 in Rosemont, IL

2002
Chapter Title: Plantar Heel Pain: Making a Difficult Diagnosis
Book Title: Journal of Muscuoloskeletal Medicine
Author List: Voloshin I, DiGiovanni BF, Baumhauer BF.
Published By: AAOS2002

2002
Chapter Title: Arthrodesis of the Infected Ankle and Subtalar Joints
Book Title: Foot and Ankle Clinics
Author List: Baumhauer JF, Lu A, DiGiovanni BF.
Edited By: Mark s. Myerson, M.D.
Published By: Saunders2002

2001
Chapter Title: Osteotomies of the Fifth Metatarsal.
Book Title: Foot and Ankle Clinics
Author List: Baumhauer JF, DiGiovanni BF.
Edited By: Mark S. Myerson, M.D.
Published By: Saunders2001

1998
Chapter Title: Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome and Related Entities. 3:405-426, 1998
Book Title: Foot and Ankle Clinics
Author List: DiGiovanni BF, Gould JS.
Edited By: Mark S. Myerson, M.D.
Published By: Saunders1998

1997
Chapter Title: Achilles Tendinitis and Posterior Heel Disorders.
Book Title: Foot and Ankle Clinics
Author List: DiGiovanni BF, Gould JS:
Edited By: Mark S. Myerson, M.D.
Published By: Saunders1997