Meet Dr.Khazzam Michael -Assistant Professor

Michael Khazzam, MD
Michael Khazzam, MD

- Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

  • Medical School- St. George’s University School of Medicine (2002)
  • Internship – Albert Einstein Medical Center (2003), Surgery
  • Fellowship – Hospital for Special Surgery (2004), Research
  • Fellowship – Medical College of Wisconsin (2005), Research
  • Residency – University of Missouri School of Medicine (2009), Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellowship – Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2010), Sports Medicine

 

  • Primary Interests
  • AC Joint Dislocation & Injuries
  • Acromioclavicular Joint Injury (Shoulder Separation)
  • Adhesive Capsulitis (Frozen Shoulder)
  • Articular Cartilage Injury
  • AVN Humeral Head
  • Bicep Tendon Injury
  • Capsular Injury
  • Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Knee Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Meniscal Tears
  • Non-Surgical Acute Sports Injuries
  • Overuse Syndrome
  • Patella Fracture
  • Patellar Instability & Tendon Injury
  • Quadriceps Tendon Injury
  • Reverse Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries, Tear & Tendonitis (Shoulder Tendonitis)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear Arthropathy
  • Shoulder Arthritis & Pain
  • Shoulder Dislocation, Injury & Instability
  • Shoulder Fracture
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome (Swimmer’s Shoulder)
  • Superior Labrum Anterior & Posterior (SLAP) Tear of the Shoulder
  • Viscosupplementation
  • Young Adult Knee Pain

Honors/Awards

  • Lewis Clark Wagner Award for Outstanding Resident Paper Hospital for Special Surgery (2005)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery Candidate Member
  • American Medical Association
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America