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Wesley Phipatanakul, MD
Associate Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
School of Medicine
Presentations    General Academic Presentation
  • Shoulder concepts for the primary care physician. Dept of Family Medicine Grand Rounds, LLU, Loma Linda, CA, June 5, 2009. ( 6/2009 )
  Research Presentations -- International
  • Reverse shoulder replacement and fractures of the shoulder girdle. Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds, Siriraj Hospital/Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Dec 4, 2007. ( 12/2007 )
  Research Presentations -- National
  • Mildren ME, Bell K, Wongworawat MD, Parrey T, Phipatanakul WP. Medicare insurance prolongs hospital stay following total shoulder arthroplasty in patients discharged to skilled nursing facility. Podium Presentation. Western Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Big Island, Hawaii, August 1, 2014. ( 8/2014 )
  • Bell K, Mildren ME, Wongworawat MD, Parrey T, Phipatanakul WP. Readmission rates are not affected by length of hospitalization following total shoulder arthroplasty. Western Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Big Island, Hawaii, August 2, 2014. ( 8/2014 )
  • Lorenzetti A, Wongworawat MD, Jobe CM, Phipatanakul WP. Effect of cyanoacrylate microbial sealant on the prevalence of positive cultures in revision shoulder arthroplasty. Podium presentation. Musculoskeletal Infection Society Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, August 10, 2012. ( 8/2012 )
  • Riedel BB, William P, Phipatanakul WP. Biomechanical effect of scapular notching in the reverse total shoulder prosthesis. Podium presentation. Western Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Portland, OR, June 16, 2012. ( 6/2012 )
  • Syed HM, Gillham SB, Jobe CM, Phipatanakul WP, Wongworawat MD. Fenestrated cannulae with outflow minimize fluid gain in shoulder arthroscopy. Podium presentation. Resident Award Winner. Western Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, July 29-August 1, 2009. ( 7/2009 )
  • Wesley P. Phiptanakul, MD. "Surgical technique for the reversed shoulder." Clinical Concepts in Shoulder Arthoplasty. Los Angeles, California ( 1/2007 )
  • Wesley P. Phiptanakul, MD. "Biomechanics/rationale of the reversed prosthesis." Clinical Concepts in Shoulder Arthoplasty. Los Angeles, California ( 1/2007 )
  • Wesley P. Phiptanakul, MD. "Hemiarthroplasty versus total shoulder arthroplasty." Clinical Concepts in Shoulder Arthoplasty. Los Angeles, California ( 1/2007 )
  • Wesley P. Phiptanakul, MD. "Fracture and dislocations of the shoulder girdle." Orthopaedic Grand Rounds. Loma Linda, California ( 11/2006 )
  • Phipatanakul, Wesley. "Shoulder Prosthetic Management ." 26th Annual Harold B. Boyd Lectures, Alumni Post-Graduate Convention. Loma Linda, California ( 3/2006 )
  • Phipatanakul, Wesley. "Indications and Use of the Reverse Shoulder Replacement ." 26th Annual Harold B. Boyd Lectures, Alumni Post-Graduate Convention. Loma Linda, California ( 3/2006 )
  • Phipatanakul, Wesley. "Shoulder Replacement Surgery." Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds. Loma Linda, California ( 10/2005 )
  Research Presentations -- Regional
  • New advancements in shoulder arthroplasty. Clinical Concepts in Shoulder Arthroplasty Dinner Meeting, Mission Inn, Riverside, CA, Dec 4, 2014. ( 12/2014 )
  • Shoulder arthroplasty: design rationale and surgical techniques. Presented at the Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery Upper Extremity Conference, Kaiser Permanente, Orange, CA, June 26, 2009. ( 6/2009 )
  • Four part proximal humerus fracture repair. Presented at the California Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Santa Barbara, CA, May 16, 2009. ( 5/2009 )
  • Total shoulder arthroplasty. Presented at Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds, Univ of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, Oct 24, 2008. ( 10/2008 )
  Research Presentations -- Local/Campus
  • Surgical options for proximal humerus fractures. Presented at 'Upper Extremity Surgery Dilemmas', 34th Annual Harold B. Boyd Lectures, APC Convention, LLU, Loma Linda, CA, March 9, 2014. ( 3/2014 )
  • Proximal humerus fractures. Presented at, 'How to stay out of trouble with the most common orthopaedic problems' seminar, 30th Annual Harold B. Boyd Lectures, APC, LLU, Loma Linda, CA, March 7, 2010. ( 3/2010 )
  • Shoulder trauma. Presented at the Orthopaedic Trauma Seminar, 29th Annual Harold B. Boyd Lectures, APC, Loma Linda, CA, March 8-9, 2009. ( 3/2009 )
  Poster Presentation
  • Grijalva R, Jobe CM, Phipatanakul WP, Wongworawat MD. Treatment of shoulder impingement syndrome with injection of autologous platelet rich plasma. Poster Presentation. Western Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii, July 27-30, 2011. ( 7/2011 )
  • Riedel BB, Mildren MS, Jobe CM, Wongworawat MD, Phipatanakul WP. Evaluation of the learning curve for reverse shoulder arthroplasty. Poster presentation. Western Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA., July 29-August 1, 2009. ( 7/2009 )