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Christopher McAndrew, MD

Christopher McAndrew, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Specialty
Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery

Clinical Interests
Management of acute fractures of the arm, leg, and pelvis. Peri-articular fracture care, polytrauma, fractures of the pelvis and acetabulum, non-unions and malunions of fractures, osteomyelitis, and post-traumatic reconstruction. Dr. McAndrew has particular interest and expertise in treating: periarticular fractures of the shoulder (proximal humerus), elbow (distal humerus, olecranon, and radial head), hip (acetabulum, femoral head and neck, intertrochanteric, and subtrochanteric), knee (patella, distal femur, tibial plateau), ankle (pilon and plafond), and foot (calcaneus, talus, midfoot, Lisfranc); fractures in the polytrauma patient; fractures of the pelvis and acetabulum; peri-prosthetic fractures; and management of post-traumatic problems including nonunions, malunions, arthritis, and osteomyelitis.

Research Interests
Clinical outcomes after peri-articular fractures and polytrauma.

Background
Dr. McAndrew completed his fellowship training in Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Washington. He completed residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio.

Awards

2004    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
2008    American Orthopaedic Association Resident Leadership Forum Representative
2014   Excellence in Teaching Award, Washington University in St. Louis, Department of  
  Orthopaedic Surgery
2014   Jerome J. Gilden Distinguished Physician Award, Washington University in St. Louis,  
  Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
2015   Excellence in Teaching Award, Washington University in St. Louis, Department of    
  Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Degree

University of Tennessee

Residency
Orthopaedic Surgery, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Fellowship
Trauma, Harborview Medical Center

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