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) 341-9690

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.

Visit Lab Website »


The biographical information for Catherine A. Humphrey, M.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

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

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 13 available »

Shields E; Sundem L; Childs S; Maceroli M; Humphrey C; Ketz J; Soles G; Gorczyca JT. "The impact of residual angulation on patient reported functional outcome scores after non-operative treatment for humeral shaft fractures". Injury. 2016; 47(4): 914-918.
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.
Shields E; Sundem L; Childs S; Maceroli M; Humphrey C; Ketz J; Gorczyca JT. "Factors predicting patient-reported functional outcome scores after humeral shaft fractures". Injury. 2015; 46(4): 693-698.
2014 Dec
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 Dec; 28(12):e273-80.
2014 Jun 26
, . "Fixation using alternative implants for the treatment of hip fractures (FAITH): design and rationale for a multi-centre randomized trial comparing sliding hip screws and cancellous screws on revision surgery rates and quality of life in the treatment of femoral neck fractures." BMC musculoskeletal disorders. 2014 Jun 26; 15:219. Epub 2014 Jun 26.

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 School of Med06/25/2001 - 07/01/2002