Dr. Ebraheim's Orthopaedic Monthly Articles


Dr. Ebraheim's Orthopaedic Monthly Articles  

December 2017

  • "Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome"- By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Crush Syndrome"
  • "Lisfranc Injury"
  • "Tennis Elbow"

November 2017

  • "Piriformis Syndrome Tests"-By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Big Toe Pain"
  • "Hangman's Fracture"
  • "Sacral Sparing"
  • "Cubital Tunnel Syndrome"

October 2017

  • "Pumpkin Fun!"- By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "The Bear-Hug Test"
  • "Distal Biceps Tendon Tear"
  • "Morton's Neuroma-- Interdigital Neuroma"
  • "Referred Pain Around the Shoulder"
  • "Posterior Shoulder Instability, Jerk Test"

September 2017

  • "Saturdays at the Orthopaedic Center"- By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Internal Impingement of the Shoulder"
  • "De Quervain Syndrome"
  • "Cervical Spine Radiculopathy"
  • "Brachial Plexus Branches"

August 2017

  • "The Orthopaedic Center is Going Green"- By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Fracture Healing"
  • "Chondroblastoma"
  • "Ulnar Claw Hand"
  • "Martin Gruber Anastomosis"

June 2017

  • "Wound Healing" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Axillary Nerve Injury - Shoulder Dislocations"
  • "Malignant Hyperthermia"
  • "Adamantinoma"
  • "Psoriatic Arthritis"

May 2017

  • "Foot and Ankle Injuries" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Ankle Fractures and Diabetes"
  • "Compartment Syndrome"
  • "Talus Fractures"
  • "Ankle Sprain"
  • "Metatarsal Fractures"
  • "Lisfranc Injuries"

April 2017

  • "Advanced Trauma Life Support Protocol" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Hemorrhagic Shock"
  • "Damage Control Orthopaedics"
  • "Spine Concepts, Cervical Rheumatoid Arthritis"

March 2017

  • "Raising the Bar" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
    "Spine Concepts"
    "Ankle Fractures"
    "Cervical Myelopathy, Radiculopathy"

February 2017

  • "Ideal Patient Care" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
    "Orthopaedic Symposia Series
    "Piriformis Syndrome or True Sciatica"
    "Ankle Examination"

January 2017

  • "How to Score Well On An Exam" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Sciatica"
  • "Turf Toe"
  • "Osteochondral Lesion of the Talus"

December 2016

  • "Shoulder Impingement Syndrome" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Ankle Fractures and X-rays"
  • "Hill-Sachs Lesion"
  • "Shoulder Examination"

November 2016

  • "Knee Pain and Arthritis" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Clinical Examination of Ankle Fractures"
  • "The Gluteus Medius Muscle"
  • "Ankle Fracture Syndesmosis"

October 2016

  • "Pediatric Fracture Complications" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Flail Chest"
  • "Scapular Fractures"
  • "Hitchhike Sign"

September 2016

  • "Little Leaguer's Shoulder" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Diagnosis and Management of Compartment Syndrome" - By Johnathan Cooper: Research Assistant to Dr. Ebraheim
  • "Coracobrachialis, Brachialis and Brachioradialis"
  • "Isolated Fibular Fractures"

August 2016

  • "The UTMC Orthopaedic Center" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Osteochondroma"
  • "The Lateral Plantar Nerve (Baxter's Nerve)"
  • "Panner's Disease"
  • "Tension Pneumothorax"

January 2016

  • "The Duties of an Orthopaedics Nurse" - By Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Tumoral Calcinosis"
  • "Deep Vein Thrombosis & PE"
  • "ACL, PCL and Quadriceps"
  • "Anatomy of the Peroneus Longus"

October 2015

  • "The Team, From Good to Great!" - by Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Anatomy of the Supraspinatus Muscle"
  • "Chondrocalcinosis, Tumoral Calcinosis, Synovial Chondromatosis, Calcific Tendonitis"
  • "The Musculocutaneous Nerve"
  • "Humeral Shaft Fractures"

September 2015

  • "Creating Sustainable Balance Amongst Your Team" - by Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Spondylolysis, Spondylolisthesis, Spondylitis & Spondylosis"
  • "Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)"
  • "Anatomy of the Tibialis Posterior Muscle"

August 2015

  • "Empowering Your Employees.  It is a Good Thing." - by Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Reiter's Syndrome"
  • "Examination of the AC Joint"
  • "Osteonecrosis, AVN of the Talus"
  • "Medial Collateral LIgament, MCL Injuries"

July 2015

  •  "Structure Your Day to be Productive & Successful - A Simple Formula" - by Nabil Ebraheim, M.D.
  • "Kienbock's Disease"
  • "Lachman's Test, ACL Injury"
  • "Osteonecrosis, Stages & Treatment" 

June 2015

  • "Preparing to Take a Test"
  • "AVN Causes and Risk Factors"
  • "Sever's Disease"
  • "Virchow's Triad, DVT and Blood Clots"

May 2015

  • "The Doctors of Tomorrow: A Long, Hard, Narrow Road with a Gratifying Result - Part 1" by Dr. Ebraheim
  • "Virchow's Triad, DVT and Blood Clots"
  • "Supracondylar Fractures of the Humerus in Children"
  • "Common Medical & Orthopaedic Triads"

April 2015

  • "Congenital Muscular Torticollis"
  • "Femoral Triangle"
  • "Anatomy of the Psoas & Iliacus Muscles"
  • "McMurray's Test - Meniscal Tear"

March 2015

  • "Heat-Related Illness in Athletes"
  • "Triceps Tendon Rupture"
  • "Management of the Unconscious Athlete"
  • "Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes"

February 2015

  • "Tarsal Coalition"
  • "Accessory Navicular Bone"
  • "Gower's Sign"
  • "Freiberg's Disease"

January 2015

  • "Osgood Schlatter Disease"
  • "Service Recovery in Healthcare"
  • "Patient's Road to Recovery in Healthcare"
  • "Kohler's Disease"

October 2014    

  • "Plantar Fascia Rupture"
  • "Tennis Elbow Muscle ECRB"
  • "Wartenberg's Sign"
  • "Conditions Affecting Dorsal Wrist Compartments"
  • "Froment's Sign"

July 2014

  • "The Value of Information Technology"
  • "Propionibacterium Acne in the Shoulder"
  • "Posterior Cutaneous Nerve of the Thigh"
  • "Whiplash Injury, Neck Pain Summary"
  • "Differential Diagnosis of SI Joint Pain"
  • "Clavicle Fractures in Children"

April 2014

  • "Orthopaedic Center Expanding Service and Convenience for Quality Care"
  • "Skin Warts"
  • "Toddler's Fracture"
  • "Clay Shoveler's Fracture"
  • "Widebased Gait Myelopathy"
  • "Tear Drop Fracture"
  • "2014 Match Day Results"

March 2014

  • "UT Orthopaedic Residents Score in 92nd Percentile on AAOS OITE"
  • "Trendelenburg Gait"
  • "Hypothermia"
  • "Bedside Fasciotomy"
  • "Frostbite"

February 2014

  • "Distinguished Professor Awarded $2.3 million grant"
  • "Sacroiliac Joint Anatomical Considerations"
  • "Sting Ray Injuries"
  • "Peroneal Tendon Subluxation/Dislocation"
  • "Pseudogout"
  • "Ankle Ligament Injury; Tests and Assessments"

November 2013

  • "UTMC Associate Professor Receives $1.9 Million Grant"
  • "Telemedicine Implementation"
  • "Compartment Syndrome Diagnosis"
  • "Tests for Examining Lower Back Pain"
  • "Shoulder Exam - Range of Motion"
  • "Ankle Ligament Injury; Tests and Assessments"

April 2012

  • "Orthopaedics to Provide Same-Day Consultations with Other Specialties"
  • "Supracondylar Spur-Median Nerve Compression"
  • "Common Nerve Injuries Around the Shoulder"
  • "Calcific Tendonitis of the Shoulder"
  • "Tennis Elbow"

January 2012

  • "Growth in Children: Epiphyseal Contribution of Long Bone Growth"
  • "Subscapularis Tendon Rupture"
  • "Galeazzi Fractures"
  • "Compartment Syndrome: Hand and Fingers"
  • "De Quervain's Syndrome"

October 2011

  • "Bow Legs in Children"
  • "Stinger/Burner"
  • "Female Athlete Triad"
  • "US News Ranks UT Orthopaedics Top in Region"
  • "Pectoralis Muscle Tear"
  • "Pudendal Nerve Palsy"

August 2011

  • "Orthopaedic & Pharmacology Deptartments Study Effects of Smoking on Stem Cells"
  • "Bipartite Patella"
  • "Patellar Tendon Rupture"
  • "Patellar Fractures"
  • "Valgus Knee Deformity"

July 2011

  • "Orthopaedic Center to Host Forums for the Community"
  • "Bone Remodeling in Children"
  • "Pelvic Fractures"
  • "Skin Grafts"
  • "Cat Scratch Disease"

May 2011

  • "Necrotizing Fasciitis"
  • "UT Orthopaedic Residents Score in the 93rd Percentile on AAOS In-Training"
  • "Heel Pain"
  • "Bursitis of the Knee"
  • "Calcaneal Avulsion Fractures

December 2010

  • "Bacteria and Termites: Are They the Same or are They Different"
  • "What is Avascular Necrosis?"
  • "Patient Donates to the Orthopaedics"
  • "Low Back Pain"

October 2010

  • "Unbelievable Bacteria: Evil, Alien or Smart. Part 1"
  • "Patient Recovers After a Serious Motor Vehicle Accident"
  • "Coccydynia"
  • "Body Positions Affecting the Spine"
  • "Sinus Tarsi Syndrome"

September 2010

  • "The Dilemma of Treating Injured Cartilage"
  • "Click in the Hip"
  • "Peroneal Tendon Subluxation"
  • "Aspiration of a Joint"

June 2010

  • "The Doctors of Tomorrow: A Long, Hard, Narrow Road with a Gratifying Result"
  • "Sternal Fractures"
  • "Clostridium Difficile and Perfringens"
  • "Reiter’s Syndrome"
  • "YouTube Educational Materials for Doctors and Patients"

May 2010 

  • "Part II: Concepts and Controversy in Stem Cell Treatment"
  • "Ankle Sprains"
  • "Shin Splints"
  • "Stress Fractures of the Sacrum"

March 2010

  • "UTMC’s Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Levine writes about his experience in Haiti"
  • "Morton’s Neuroma"
  • "Prolotherapy; Snapping Scapula"
  • "The Dilemma of Treating Injured Cartilage"
  • "Orthopaedic Center Welcomes Incoming Orthopaedic Residents"

February 2010

  • "UT Orthopaedic Residents Score 94th Percentile on AAOS In-Training Examination"
  • "Part I: Adult Stem Cell and Platelet-Rich Plasma: Value and Controversy"
  • "Sacroiliac Joint: The Forgotten Joint"
  • "Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome"
  • "Piriformis Syndrome"

January 2010

  • "Patients with Complicated Orthopaedic Injuries Have Great Outcomes and Positive Attitudes"
  • "Important Blood Supply"
  • "What are Toenails and Fingernails?"
  • "Patient-Specific Knee Replacements"

November 2009

  • "6th Floor Unit Renovations Completed"
  • "17-Year-Old Patient with Multiple Injuries Back to Playing Soccer and Daily Activities"
  • "Biceps Tendon"
  • "What is Turf Toe?"
  • "What is Mallet Finger?"

October 2009

  • "UTMC’s Orthopaedic Department to Introduce Geriatric Fracture Program"
  • "Tennis Elbow"
  • "What is Cartilage?'
  • "What is Rickets?"

September 2009

  • "Orthopaedic Center Expands Hours-Will Open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m."
  • "Measuring Compartment Pressure"
  • "EMG and Nerve Conduction Studies"
  • "Ultrasound-Guided Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy"

July 2009

  • "Student Interest in Health-care Field Rises after Working in Orthopaedic Center"
  • "Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction" "Hammertoes"
  • "Bowleg"

May 2009

  • "Orthopaedic Center Takes Patient Care to Higher Level"
  • "Radial and Ulnar Club Hand"
  • "Dislocations"
  • "Charcot Foot"

April 2009

  • "Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Awarded $1.2 Million Grant to Study ACL Injuries"
  • "Common Achilles Tendon Problems"
  • "Patellar Injuries and Conditions"
  • "Detecting Patients that May Exaggerate or Overreact"

March 2009

  • "UTMC Orthopaedic Department Selected by Synthes to Create Geriatric Fracture Program"
  • "Orthopaedic Center Provides Care for Mother and Son"
  • "Simple Tests for Diagnosis of Orthopaedic Conditions (Part 2)"
  • "Commonly Missed Orthopaedic Injuries (Part 2)"
  • "The Orthopaedic Department Welcomes the Incoming Orthopaedic Residents"

February 2009

  • "UTMC to Renovate Sixth Floor of Hospital for Musculoskeletal Disorders, Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation"
  • "Simple Tests for Diagnosis of Orthopaedic Conditions (Part 1)"
  • "Orthopaedic Center Finds Lumbar Fusion can Lead to Sacroiliac Joint Pain"
  • "Commonly Missed Orthopaedic Injuries (Part 1)"

January 2009

  • "Orthopaedic Department Donates Presidential Scholarship to the Medical School"
  • "Multiple Trauma Patient Recalls Challenging Day"
  • "What is Trigger Finger?"
  • "Affect of Diabetes on the Musculoskeletal System"

December 2008

  • "Orthopaedic Department Awarded $300,000 Grant"
  • "Patient Regains Ability to Walk"
  • "What is Bursitis?"
  • "What is a Ruptured Tendon?"

November 2008

  • "Orthopaedic Center Celebrates its One-Year Anniversary"
  • "Ankle Pain"
  • "Injuries in the Workplace"

October 2008

  • "Orthopaedic Center Patients Praise Quality of Patient Care"
  • "Wrist Injuries: Types and Treatment"
  • "What is a Nerve?"
  • "What is a Growth Plate and Growth Plate Fracture?" 

September 2008

  • "Access, Service, Convenience and Quality Patient Care: a Successful Concept"
  • "Trauma Team Works Together to Save Patient’s Life"
  • "Sacroiliac Joint Pain and its Causes"
  • "Marfan Syndrome"

August 2008

  • Orthopaedic Center Donates $10,000 in Support of John M. Howard’s Endowed Professorship of Surgery Fund"
  • "Orthopaedic Center Growing, Residency Review Committee Approves Orthopaedic Center’s Residency Program Request for an Additional Resident per Year "
  • "What is Whiplash?"
  • "Orthopaedic Emergencies"

July 2008

  •  "Robotic and Computer-Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, New Advances and Challenges for the Orthopaedic Surgeon"
  • "Occult Ankle Injuries"

June 2008

  • "Future Advances for the Orthopaedic Center Fox Toledo to Feature UT Orthopaedic Center on Net2Health"
  • "Orthopaedic Center Treats 16 Year Old Following a Ladder Injury"

May 2008

  • "The Orthopaedic Center Celebrates its Six Month Anniversary"
  • "What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?"
  • "How Does the Process of Limb Lengthening Work?"
  • "Orthopaedic Center Helps 95 Year Old Patient Back to Good Health"

April 2008

  • "UT Orthopaedic Center Expands Offerings with MRI Installation and Saturday Clinic"
  • "How Do Bones Repair Themselves?"
  • "Increased Fractures in Elderly Patients"

March 2008

  • "Orthopaedic Center Increases its Capabilities, Additional Services Provide Patients Better Access, Service and Convenience to Orthopaedic Care"
  • "Neck Pain: Causes and Treatment"
  • "Why My Shoulder Hurts?"
  • "Orthopaedic Center Chosen to Provide Care for Veterans" 

February 2008

  • "The Orthopaedic Center is Home for ESPN Radio Show"
  • "Patient with Horse Injury has Great Outcome"
  • "Stress Fractures: Common for Athletes and Those with Active Lifestyles"
  • "Why Do My Feet Hurt?"

January 2008

  • "Happy Holidays UTMC, Keep Up the Good Work!"
  • "Hip Fractures Remain Great Problem for Older Patients"
  • "Low Back Pain Common Problem for Patients, Despite Unknown Origins"
  • "Orthopaedic Residents Score 97 Percentile on Orthopaedic In-Training Exam!"
  • "Orthopaedic Center Strengthens Mission with Research Endeavors"

December 2007

  • "Team Ortho Concept Fosters a Patient-Friendly and Patient-Centered Experience"
  • "University’s Orthopaedic Center Boosts Capabilities"

November 2007

  • "Patients React to New Orthopaedic Center"
  • "Hip Resurfacing Offers Patients a Viable Option to Conventional Procedures"
  • "Hip Arthroscopy Provides Relief with Smaller Incisions"

October 2007

  • "The Countdown is On: new Orthopaedic Center will open soon, elderly patients benefit from one-stop shop"
  • "100 Year Old Patient Treated by Orthopaedic Department Following Fall"
  • "Rheumatoid Arthritis Causes Aches and Pains in Elderly"
  • "Elderly Patients Benefit from Surgical Advances"

September 2007   

  • "Striving for Excellence by Providing Access, Service and Convenience" 
  • "Minimally invasive spine surgery"
  •  "Multiple Trauma Patient at UTMC"
  •  "Common Sports Injuries and Means of Prevention for Young Athletes"

August 2007  

  •  "New Orthopaedic Center will provide fracture care for all age groups"
  •  "Proper Backpack wear and Childhood Scoliosis"
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