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Daniel Scott MD

Daniel J Scott MD

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  • Assistant Professor
  • College of Medicine
  • Orthopaedics and Physical Medicine
Academic Focus
  • Total Ankle Replacement
  • Outcomes of complex hindfoot reconstruction
  • Value in Orthopaedics and Care Delivery Reform
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Peer Reviewed Manuscripts:

  1.  Roth W, Hoch C, Gross CE, Scott D. First Metatarsophalangeal Arthrodesis Outcomes for Hallux Rigidus versus Hallux Valgus. Foot and Ankle Surgery. E-pub ahead of print September 16, 2022.
  2. Moore, A, Smith, B, O’Leary, R, Hoch, C, Gross, C, Scott, D. Tranexamic Acid Associated with Less Wound Complications in Ankle and Hindfoot Surgery. Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. August 15, 2022 - Volume 30 - Issue 16 - p 789-797. PMID: 35858253
  3. Baxter N, Hoch C, Reid J, Scott D, Gross CE. Pain Catastrophizing Scale association with other Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Plantar Fasciitis and Chronic Ankle Instability Patients. Foot and Ankle International. E-pub ahead of print July 6, 2022. PMID: 35794824
  4. Hoch C, Pire J, Scott D, Gross CE. The Influence of Pain and Resiliency on Foot and Ankle Surgery Outcomes. Foot and Ankle Orthopaedics. June 24 2022 20;7(2):24730. PMID: 35770145
  5. Sleasman, B, Chen, C, Caughman, A, Hoch, C, Scott, D, Gross, C. Trends in Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Publications. Foot and Ankle Orthopaedics. June 20 2022 20;7(2):24730. PMID: 35754746
  6. Kunkle, B, Baxter, N, Caughman, A, Barcel, J, Scott, D, Gross, C. Risk Factors for Failure of Conservative Management of Insertional Achilles Tendinosis. Foot and Ankle Specialist. E-pub ahead of print May 2022. PMID: 35583105
  7. Newton W, Hoch C, Gross CE, Scott D. No effect of Preoperative Ulceration on Outcomes of Tibiotalocalcaneal Arthrodesis. Foot and Ankle Surgery. E-pub ahead of print May 2022. PMID: 35568629
  8. Scott, D, Hoch, C, Saxby, T, Gross, C. Recommendations from the ICM-VTE: Foot & Ankle: 5 - Is routine VTE prophylaxis required for patients undergoing forefoot and midfoot surgery who would be allowed to fully weight-bear? The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 2022 March; 104 (16) (Suppl 1):163-175. PMID: 35315608
  9. Zhang, H, Fletcher, A, Scott, D, Nunley, J. Avascular Osteonecrosis of the Talus: Current Treatment Strategies. Foot and Ankle International. 2022 Feb;43(2):291-302. PMID: 34753345
  10. Gross C, Scott D, Samora J, Kahn M, Kang D, Frank R. Physician-Review Websites and Social Media Usage: A Global Survey of Academic Orthopaedic Surgeons. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 2022 January; 104 (5):1-6. PMID: 34255763
  11. Scott D, Riccio A, Kanaan Y, Zide J. Accessory Cuboid Facet Associated with Calcaneonavicular Coalitions. The Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2021 August; 41(7):e540-e544.
  12. Brodsky J, Scott D, Ford S, Coleman S, Daoud Y. Functional Outcomes of Total Ankle Arthroplasty at a Mean Follow-up of 7.6 Years: A Prospective, 3-Dimensional Gait Analysis. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 2021 March; 103 (6): 477. PMID: 33464768
  13. Scott D, Kane J, Ford S, Daoud Y, Brodsky J. Correlation of Functional Measures of Mobility with Patient-Reported Outcomes after Total Ankle Arthroplasty. Foot and Ankle International. 2021 May;42(5):646-653. PMID: 33451259
  14. Brodsky J, Jaffe D, Pao A, Vier D, Taniguchi A, Daoud Y, Coleman S, Scott D. Total Ankle Arthroplasty in Stiff Ankles: Long-Term Functional Results. Foot and Ankle International. 2021 May;42(5):527-535. PMID 33554643
  15. Scott D, Steele J, Fletcher A, Parekh S. Early Outcomes of 3D Printed Total Talus Arthroplasty. Foot and Ankle Specialist. 2020 Oct. 13(5): 372-377. PMID: 32924584
  16. Rao S, Saltzman E, Scott D, Parekh S. Reducing Needle-Stick Injuries in the Operating Room: Efficacy of Wound Closure with Operative Armour As Compared with Traditional Methods. The Duke Orthopaedic Journal. 2019 December; 51-54.
  17. Gross CE, Scott D, Mather RC, Nunley JA. Effect of Facility on the Operative Costs of Total Ankle Arthroplasty. The Journal of Surgical Orthopaedic Advances. 2018 Winter;27(4):321-324. PMID: 30777835
  18. Reuter JM, Hutyra CA, Politzer CS, Calixte C, Scott D, Attarian DE, Mather RC. Characterizing Patient Preferences Surrounding Total Knee Arthroplasty. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Open Access. 2018 Oct 23. PMID: 30882052
  19. Scott D, Labro E, Penrose C, Bolognesi M, Wellman S, Mather R. The Impact of EMR Implementation on Labor Cost and Productivity at an Outpatient Orthopedic Clinic. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 2018 Aug 19. p 1549-1556. PMID: 24088967
  20. Cody E, Scott D, Easley M. Total Ankle Arthroplasty: A Critical Analysis Review. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Reviews. 2018 Aug 28. PMID: 30153245
  21. Scott D, Jennings J, Bolognesi M. Novel Use of a Trabecular Metal Augment in a Severe Acetabular Defect: A Case Report. The Duke Orthopaedic Journal. 2017 July:39-42.
  22. Hamid K, Matson A, Nwachukwu B, Scott D, Mather R, DeOrio J. Determining the Cost-Savings Threshold and Alignment Accuracy of Patient-Specific Instrumentation in Total Ankle Replacements. Foot & Ankle International. 2017 Jan; 38(1): 49-57. PMID: 27649973
  23. Scott D, Guangyu G, Adams S. Novel Use of a Targeting Drill Guide for Syndesmotic Screw Placement. Foot and Ankle Specialist. Oct 2016; 9(5):444-7 PMID 26856985
  24. Schaeffer JF, Scott D, Godin JA, Attarian DE, Bolognesi MP, Mather RC. The Effect of ASA Class on Total Knee and Total Hip Arthroplasty Readmission Rates in an Academic Hospital. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2015 May; 30(5):723-7. PMID: 25575729
  25. Scott D, Sherman S, Dhawan A, Cole BJ, Bach BR, Mather RC. Quantifying the Economic Impact of Provider Volume: The Case of Sports Medicine. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. 2015 March; 3(3):2325967115574476. PMID: 26665030
  26. Mather R, Koenig L, Kocher M, Dall T, Gallo P, Scott D, Bach B, Spindler K. Societal and Economic Impact of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tears. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 2013 Oct; 95(19):1751-9. PMID: 24088967