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Michael D. Maloney, M.D.

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Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-5321

Administrative: (585) 242-1430

Fax: (585) 442-8042

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Research Labs

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Orthopaedics & Physical Performance

Biography

Dr. Maloney, Chief of the Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Division, has a broad medical practice which consists of reconstructive surgery of the knee, shoulder, and elbow, and arthroscopy of the knee, shoulder, and elbow for patients of all ages in the Rochester, NY region and beyond. He is the Team Physician for the Rochester Red Wings and area college sports teams.

Dr. Maloney earned his medical degree from Georgetown University. He completed his surgical residency at URMC Orthopaedics and the Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic. Dr. Maloney has authored numerous medical journal articles on topics such as the biomechanics of the injured and uninjured knee and experimental gene therapy for cartilage repair. He is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon, Director of URMC Orthopaedics' University Sports Medicine, and a Professor of Orthopaedics at URMC.

Research

Dr. Maloney's research interests overlie his clinical practice treating orthopaedic injuries sustained by juvenile to senior and casual to master athletes.

Ongoing research includes:

1) treatment of muscle, tendon, ligament, and cartilage injuries through novel stem cell and tissue engineering techniques

2) evaluation of the cellular link between meniscal injuries and progressive arthritis

3) rotator cuff healing models relative to treatment modalities

Credentials

Specialties

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

Education

1992
MD | Georgetown University School of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

08/01/1997 - 07/31/1998
Fellowship in Sports Medicine at Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic

07/01/1993 - 06/30/1997
Residency in General surgery/orthopaedics at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1992 - 6/30/1993
Internship in General surgery/orthopaedics at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

2010
Robert Duthie - C.MacCollister Evarts Award for Outstanding Excellence in Teaching and Education
Sponsor: URMC Orthopaedic Graduating Chief Residents
Location: URMC Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery

2009
Best Doctors in America for Sports Medicine

2009
Goldstein Award-ACL Reconstruction in Rabbit with PTH
Sponsor: URMC Faculty Grant for Research

2008
Rochester Business Journal Healthcare Achievement Award
Location: Rochester, New York

2007
Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Foundation Alumni Research Award

2007
Robert Duthie C. MacCollister Evarts Award for Outstanding Excellence in Teaching and Education
Sponsor: URMC Orthopaedic Graduating Chief Residents
Location: URMC Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery

2006
Traveling Fellow American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine/European Society for Sports Traumatology Knee Arthroscopy
Sponsor: AOSSM/ESSKA Traveling Fellowship Award

2003
Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Foundation Alumni Research Award

1997
Carl Harris MD Award for Orthopaedic Chief Resident Commitment to Patient Care
Sponsor: URMC Department of Orthopaedics

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Patents

Patent Title: Light Probe for Ultraviolet Light Activated Gene Transduction
Patent #: 2004209919
Issue Date: Apr 17, 2008
Country: Australia
Invented By: Thomas H Foster, Michael Maloney, Paul T Rubery, Edward Michael Schwarz

Publications

Journal Articles

12/2019
Calvin L Cole; Kostantinos Vasalos; Gregg Nicandri; Cameron Apt; Emmalyn Osterling; Zachary Ferrara; Michael D Maloney; Edward M Schwarz;and Katherine Rizzone. "Use of PROMIS and Functional Movement System (FMS) Testing to Evaluate the Effects of Athletic Performance and Injury Prevention Training in Female High School Athletes". Orthopedics And Sports Medicine: Open Access Journal. 2019; 3(2): 255-258.

11/2019
Michael D. Maloney, M.D.; Joseph C. Schaffer, M.D.; Raymond J. Kenney, M.D. "Arthroscopic Posterior Glenohumeral Capsular Augmentation With Gracilis Tendon Allograft" . Arthroscopy Techniques Companion to Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. 2019; 8(11): e1277–e1282.

11/2019
Maloney MD, Schaffer JC, Kenney RJ. "Arthroscopic Posterior Glenohumeral Capsular Augmentation With Gracilis Tendon Allograft." Arthroscopy techniques.. 2019 Nov 0; 8(11):e1277-e1282. Epub 2019 Oct 07.

Books & Chapters

2001
Book Title: Chapters Essentials of Musculoskeletal Care
Author List: Maloney, Michael
Published By: 4 Chapters in Knee Section 2001

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