Jeffrey A. Macalena, MD
Research Investigator, TRIA Research and Education Center
Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE.
Residency: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.
Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA.
Board Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Sports Medicine).
  • Research Investigator, TRIA Research and Education Center
  • Publications While At HealthPartners
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    Journal Article
  • High incidence of complication following tibial tubercle surgery
    J isakos. 2023
  • Prospective outcomes of cryopreserved osteochondral allograft for patellofemoral cartilage defects at minimum 2-Year follow-up
    Cartilage. 2021
  • MRI evaluation of articular cartilage in patients with juvenile osteochondritis dissecans (JOCD) using T2 * mapping at 3T
    Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. 2020
  • Reliability of EOS compared to conventional radiographs for evaluation of lower extremity deformity in adult patients
    Skeletal Radiology. 2020
  • Treatment after anterior cruciate ligament injury: Panther Symposium ACL Treatment Consensus Group
    Orthopaedic journal of sports medicine. 2020
  • Femoral cortical button malposition rates in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a retrospective review
    Orthopedics. 2019
  • High tibial osteotomy with modern PEEK implants is safe and leads to lower hardware removal rates when compared to conventional metal fixation: a multi-center comparison study
    Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 2019
  • Open reduction, bone grafting, and internal fixation of osteochondritis dissecans lesion of the knee
    JBJS essential surgical techniques. 2019
  • Bacterial contamination of a marking pen in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Orthopaedic journal of sports medicine. 2018
  • Isolated medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction with semitendinosus tendon allograft
    JBJS essential surgical techniques. 2018
  • Open implantation of autologous chondrocytes cultured on porcine collagen membrane for the treatment of a full-thickness patellar cartilage lesion
    JBJS essential surgical techniques. 2018
  • Insights into the epiphyseal cartilage origin and subsequent osseous manifestation of juvenile osteochondritis dissecans with a modified clinical MR imaging protocol: a pilot study
    Radiology. 2017
  • Patellofemoral articulating osteochondral (kissing) lesion treated with autologous chondrocyte implantation: a case report
  • Revisiting Fulkerson's original technique for tibial tubercle transfer: easing technical demand and improving versatility
    Arthroscopy techniques. 2017
  • Magnetic resonance imaging of osteochondritis dissecans: validation study for the ICRS classification system
    Academic Radiology. 2016
  • Biomechanical comparison of patellar fixation techniques in medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction
    American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2015
  • Fibular head as a landmark for identification of the common peroneal nerve: a cadaveric study
    Arthroscopy. 2015
  • Part II: The 50 degrees /60 degrees fibular tunnel trajectory for posterolateral corner reconstruction in a cadaver model
    Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 2015
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