Oheneba Boachie-Adjei

Oheneba Boachie-Adjei Orthopedic Surgeon: Oheneba Boachie-Adjei

One of New York magazine's "Best Doctors in New York - June 2001"
 
Chief of Spinal Deformity service at Rancho Los Amigos Hospital in Downey California. 1991-1994. Associate Medical Director, Southern California Complex Spine And Scoliosis center. Boachie-AdjeiPresbyterian Intercommunity hospital Whittier CA 1990-1994. Chief, Scoliosis Service, Hospital for Special Surgery 1994 to present.  Author and Inventor
     
Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgery. Adult and Pediatric Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders.
     
Faculty Position
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery (Orthopaedics), Weill Medical College of Cornell University
 
Board Certification
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
 
Medical School
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
 
Residency
General Surgery: St. Vincent’s Hospital & Medical Center, New York, NY
Orthopaedic Surgery: The Hosptial for Special Surgery, New York, NY
 
Fellowship
1) Orthopaedic Pathology: The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY     (Lead to publication of classic "Atlas of Spinal disease")
     
2) Spine, Reconstructive and Deformity Surgery: Twin Cities Scoliosis Center, Minneapolis, MN
     
Special Clinical Interests
Scoliosis
Spine reconstructive and deformity surgery in pediatric and adult patients.
     
     
Research Projects
     
     
Awards/Accolades
Scoliosis Research Society Russell Hibbs Award for Best Clinical Paper, 1989.
Finalist for Scoliosis Research Society Russell Hibbs Award for Best Clinical Paper, 1991 and 1993.
     
Professional Memberships
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Scoliosis Research Society, North American Spine Society, Spine Society, American Medical Association.


Research Projects
Clinical outcome studies in adult and pediatric spinal reconstructive surgery
Spinal instrumentation design and Biomechanics
Endoscopic techniques in spinal deformity surgery
Current Research
Spinal instrumentation design and application
Salvage and revision spinal surgery in pediatric and adult patients
Isola instrumentation principles and applications for spinal deformity
Gait analysis in patients undergoing sacropelvic fixation
Classification, evaluation and management of spinal sagittal imbalance syndromes
Outcome assessment in spinal deformity surgery
E-mail: boachie@hss.edu

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