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T-Ortho Graduate is awarded the 2009 Doctor of the
Date: 2/14/2009
Dr. Craig Robbins, a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon in Jackson, Mississippi, was named “America’s Most Loved Doctor” on Valentine’s Day 2009 by www.DrScore.com for outstanding doctor patient communication.
 
KATHLEEN A. ROBERTSON, M.D.

 
Dr. Robertson is a native New Orleanian, who completed a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at the Campbell Clinic, Memphis, TN. Her practice includes joint replacements of the finger joints, hand, elbow and wrist. She was trained by the developers of the latest implants for thumb joint reconstruction. She did further training in microsurgery and soft tissue transfers at Southern Illinois University.

 

Appointments

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine

 

Specialty

Orthopaedic Surgery

 

Subspecialty

Hand Surgery

 

Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Certificate of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

 

State Licensure

Louisiana             

Tennessee            

Mississippi            

Illinois

 

Education

University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana, US, B.S. Degree, 1988

Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, US, M.D., 1992

 

Internship

Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, US, 1992-1993

 

Residency

Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, US, 1993-1997

 

Fellowship

Hand & Upper Extremity, University of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic, Memphis, Tennessee, US, 1997-1998

Microvascular Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois, US, 1998

 

Clinical Interests

Elbow, Wrist, Thumb and Finger Joint Replacement

 

Awards

·         Outstanding Young Women of America, 1989

·         Ciba/Geigy Award for Outstanding Community Service, 1990

·         LSU Class of 1992 Esprit De Corps Award, 1992

·         One of 10 Outstanding Interns at Charity, 1992-1993

·         The Owl Club Honor Roll Award, 1992-1993

·         Rockwood and Green Award, 1993-1994

·         American Biographical Institute, USA and its Board of International Research, Woman of the Year, 2007

 

Selected Publications

·         Robertson K, Bertot, AJ, Wolfe MW, Barrack RL:  Patient Compliance and Satisfaction with Mechanical Devices for Preventing Deep Venous Thrombosis after Joint Replacement.  J of Southern Orthop Assoc. 9:182-186, 2000.

 

 

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing

 



  
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