Clicking on the article title should bring up the pdf. If you have pdfs of articles written in collaboration with the attendings from this fellowship, please email them to Lisa Tibor or Joshua Landau.


Esch JC, Ozerkis LR, Helgager JA, Kane N, Lilliott N. " Arthroscopic subacromial decompression: Results according to the degree of rotator cuff tear". Arthroscopy 1988;4:241-249.


 Burkhart SS, Esch JC, Jolson RS."The rotator crescent and rotator cable: An anatomic description of the shoulder's "suspension bridge." Arthroscopy 1993;9:611-616.


Burkhart SS, Fischer SP, Nottage WM, Esch JC, Barber FA, Doctor D, Ferrier J. "Tissue fixation security in transosseous rotator cuff repairs: A mechanical comparison of simple versus mattress sutures". Arthroscopy 1996;12:704-708.


Ciccone WJ, Miles JW, Cheon SJ, Ash S, Esch J, Tasto J. "The use of the supraclavicular fossa portal in arthroscopic rotator cuff repair". Arthroscopy 2000;16:399-402.


Ciccone WJ, Hunt TJ, Lieber R, Pedowitz R, Esch J, Tasto JP. "Multiquadrant digital analysis of shoulder capsular thickness". Arthroscopy  2000;16:457-461.


Colwell CW, D'Lima DD, Hoenecke HR, Fronek J, Pulido P, Morris BA, Chung C, Resnick D, Lotz M." In vivo changes after mechanical injury". Clin Orthop Rel Res 2001;391S:S116-123.


Ciccone WJ, Motz C, Bentley C, Tasto JP." Bioabsorbable implants in orthopaedics: New developments and clinical applications". J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2001; 9:280-288.


Hoenecke HR, Pulido PA, Morris BA, Fronek J. "The efficacy of continuous bupivacaine infiltration following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction". Arthroscopy 2002:18:854-858.


Pedowitz RA, Esch J, Snyder S." Evalution of a virtual reality simulator for arthroscopy skills development". Arthroscopy 2002;18:E29.




Petit CJ, Boswell R, Mahar A, Tasto J, Pedowitz RA." Biomechanical evaluation of a new technique for rotator cuff repair". Am J Sports Med 2003;31:849-863.


Tasto JP, Cummings J, Medlock V, Harwood F, Hardesty R, Amiel D. "The tendon treatment center: New horizons in the treatment of tendinosis". Arthroscopy 2003;19(Suppl 1): 213-223. 


Tasto JP, Ostrander R, Bugbee W, Brage M. "The diagnosis and management of osteochondral lesions of the talus: Osteochondral allograft update". Arthroscopy 2003;19(Suppl 1)138-141.



Amiel D, Ball ST, Tasto JP. "Chondrocyte viability and metabolic activity after treatment of bovine articular cartilage with bipolar radiofrequency: An in vitro study". Arthroscopy 2004;20:503-510.


Hoenecke HR, Fronek J, Hardwick M. "The modified beachchair position for arthroscopic shoulder surgery: The LaJolla beachchair". Arthroscopy 2004;20(Suppl 1):113-115.


Bynum CK, Lee S, Mahar A, Tasto J, Pedowitz R. "Failure mode of suture anchors as a function of insertion depth". Am J Sports Med 2005;33:1030-1034.


Tasto JP, Cummings J, Medlock V, Hardesty R, Amiel D. "Microtenotomy using a radiofrequency probe to treat lateral epicondylitis". Arthroscopy 2005;21:851-860.


VandenBerghe G, Hoenecke HR, Fronek J. "Glenohumeral joint instability: The orthopaedic approach." Semin Musculoskel Radiol 2005;9:34-43.


Allen RT, Tasto JP, Cummings J, Robertson CM, Amiel D. "Meniscal debridement with an arthroscopic radiofrequency wand versus an arthroscopic shaver: Comparative effects on menisci and underlying articular cartilage". Arthroscopy 2006;22:385-393.

Hoenecke H, Fronek J. "The posterior-medial portal". Arthroscopy 2006;22:232.e1-232.e3





Mahar A, Tamborlane J, Oka R, Esch J, Pedowitz RA. "Single-row suture anchor repair of the rotator cuff is biomechanically equivalent to double-row repair in a bovine model". Arthroscopy 2007;23:1265-1270.


Ochiai N, Tasto JP, Ohtori S, Takahashi N, Moriya H, Amiel D. "Nerve regeneration after radiofrequency application". Am J Sports Med 2007;35:1940-4.  


Provencher MT, Mologne TS, Hongo M, Zhao K, Tasto JP, An KN. "Arthroscopic versus open rotator interval closure: biomechanical evaluation of stability and motion". Arthroscopy 2007;23:583-592. 


Takahashi N, Tasto JP, Ritter M, Ochiai N, Ohtori S, Moriya H, Amiel D. "Pain relief through an antinociceptive effect after radiofrequency application". Am J Sports Med 2007;35:805-810. 


Tasto JP, Elias DW. "Adhesive Capsulitis". Sports Med Arthrosc Rev 2007;15:216-221.


Taverna E, Battistella F, Sansone V, Perfetti C, Tasto JP. "Radiofrequency-based plasma microtenotomy compared with arthroscopic subacromial decompression yields equivalent outcomes for rotator cuff tendinosis". Arthroscopy 2007;23:1042-1051.


Tehranzadeh AD, Fronek J, Resnick D." Posterior capsular fibrosis in professional baseball pitchers: Case series of MR arthrographic findings in six patients with glenohumeral internal rotational deficit". Clin Imaging 2007;31:343-348.


Carolan G, Geary C, Fronek J: “Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction at an Early Age in Professional Baseball Players Does Not Effect Future Rates and Patterns of Injury or Professional Advancement”, American Journal of Sports Medicine, Oct. 2007.



Carolan G, Nagda SH, Glousman RE, et al: “Shoulder Injuries in the National Hockey League”, American Journal of Sports Medicine,  Oct. 2007.


Tasto J, Amiel D, Ritter M, et al: “Pain Relief Through an Anti-Nociceptive Effect after Radio-Frequency Application”.  Am J Sports Med (AJSM)35(5):805-810,2007.



Tasto J, Ameil D, Ochiai N, Ohtori S, et al: “ Nerve Regeneration after Radio-Frequency Application”. AM J Sports Med 35(11):19940-1944,2007.



Banerjee SS, Pulido P, Adelson WS, Fronek J, Hoenecke H. "The efficacy of continuous bupivacaine following arthroscopic rotator cuff repair" . Arthroscopy 2008;24:397-402.


Hoenecke HR, Hermida JC, Dembitsky N, Patil S, D'Lima DD. "Optimizing glenoid componenet position using three-dimensional computed tomography reconstruction". J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2008;17:637-641.


Patil S, Butcher W, D'Lima DD, Steklov N, Bugbee WD, Hoenecke HR. "Effect of osteochondral graft insertion forces on chondrocyte viability". Am J Sports Med 2008;36:1726-1732.


Van den Berghe GR, Nguyen B, Patil S, D'Lima DD, Mahar A, Pedowitz R, Hoenecke HR." A biomechanical evaluation of three surgical techniques for subscapularis repair" . J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2008;17:156-161.


Tibor L,  Sekiya J: “Differential Diagnosis of Pain Around the Hip Joint ” Arthroscopy. August 2008, Vol 24, Issue 12: p 1407-1421.



Hoenecke HR, Hermida JC, Flores-Hernandez C, D'Lima DD. "Accuracy of CT-bases measurements of glenoid version for total shoulder arthroplasty". J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2009;(in press).


Landau JP, Hoenecke HR. "Genetic and biomechanical determinants of glenoid version: Implications for glenoid implant placement in shoulder arthroplasty". J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2009;18: 661-667.


Wymore L, Fronek J: “Shoulder Functional Performance Status of National Collegiate Athletic Association Swimmers: Baseline Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic Scores” Am J Sports Med; June 2015: 43; p1513-1517.


Landau J, Hoenecke H: “Genetic and biomechanical determinants of glenoid version: Implications for glenoid implant placement in shoulder arthroplasty”. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2009 Jul-Aug;18(4):661-7. Epub 2009 Mar 17. 


Landau J, Hoenecke H: “Genetic and biomechanical determinants of glenoid version: Implications for glenoid implant placement in shoulder arthroplasty”,  Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, July 2009.


Tracy S, Arora A, Brady J, Tasto J, et al: “ The Effect of Butyric Acid Coated Sutures on Cell Proliferation and Angiogenesis in Aged Rabbit Achilles Tendon: A Potential Stimulus for Rotator Cuff Repair”, J Shoulder Elbow Surg, Nov. 2009.



Arora A, Brady J, Tracy S, Tasto J, et al: “ The Effect of Butyric Acid Coated Sutures on Cell Proliferation and Angiogenesis in Aged Rabbit Achilles Tendon: A Potential Stimulus for Rotator Cuff Repair”, J Shoulder Elbow Surg, Nov. 2009.


Brady J, Arora A, Tracy S, Tasto J, et al: : “ The Effect of Butyric Acid Coated Sutures on Cell Proliferation and Angiogenesis in Aged Rabbit Achilles Tendon: A Potential Stimulus for Rotator Cuff Repair”, J Shoulder Elbow Surg, Nov. 2009.



Leek B, Robertson C, Mahar A, Pedowitz R: “ Comparison of Medial Knot vs Trans-Tendon Suture Pass on the Mechanical Stability of Double Row Rotator Cuff Repair”, Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. June 2009;25(6)supplement,e1-e2.



Leek B, Tasto JP, Tibor L, Healey R, Amiel D, et al: “Augmentation of Tendon Healing with Butyric Acid-Coated Suture: Biomechanical and Histological evaluation in a rabbit model” Arthroscopy, June 2010, Vol 26, Issue 6, Supplement, Page e5.


 Leek B, Hoenecke HR , Flores-Hernandez C, D’Lima DD. “The relationship of glenoid version measurements and humeral subluxation during preoperative assessment for total shoulder arthroplasty”. AAOS 2010 Annual Meeting.


Arora A, Brady J, Tasto J: “Ankle Arthroscopy: Set-Up and Complications”, Operative Arthroscopy 4th Edition Volume 4, 2010.


Arora A, Tasto J: “ Arthroscopy of the AC Joint, Two Portal and Three Portal Approaches”, Operative Arthroscopy 4th Edition, 2010.


Brady J, Tasto J: “Arthroscopic Subtalar Arthrodesis”, AANA Advanced Foot & Ankle Arthroscopy. Elsevier Publishing. Chapter 18.



Brady J, Arora A, Tasto J: “Ankle Arthroscopy: Set-Up and Complications”, Operative Arthroscopy 4th Edition Volume 4, 2010.


Noud P, Tasto J: “ Complications of Shoulder Surgery”, AANA Advanced Shoulder Surgery Arthroscopy. 2010. 


Tibor L, Long JL, Schilling PL, Lilly RJ, Carpenter JE, Miller BS. “Autograft vs.Allograft in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Meta-Analysis”. Sports Health 2010;2:56-72.


Tibor L, Marchant MH, Sekiya JK, Hardaker WT, Garrett WE, Taylor DC.“Management of Medial-Sided Knee Injuries: Part I: Medial Collateral Ligament”.Am J Sports Med August, 2010.


Tibor L, Marchant MH, Taylor DC, Hardaker WT, Garrett WE, Sekiya JK.“Management of Medial-Sided Knee Injuries: Part II: Posteromedial Corner”. 

Am J Sports Med August, 2010.




Tibor L, Sekiya J, et al: “MCL and Posteromedial Corner Injury”, Am J Sports Med. June 2011; 39: 1332-1340.


Tibor L, Hoenecke H, Provencher M: “Posterior Shoulder Instability”, Am J Sports Med, April 2011; 39: p 874-886.


Koonce R, Boublik M, Schlegel T, Genuario J, Lind C, Hamming D.: “ Patellar tendon ruptures in professional football players”. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2011;39(11):2436-40


Koonce R, Arry P, Pan Z, Polousky J. “A Survey of Physician Opinion: Adolescent Clavicle Fracture Treatment Preferences Among POSNA Member.” Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics. 2011;31(1):44-49.


Tracy, S.C., Tasto, J.P., Oshima, Y., Murata, R., Garcia, J. and Amiel, D.:” The Effect of Butyric Acid on Normal Tendons: A Potential Stimulus of Extracellular Matrix Compression.”.  


Am J Orthop ‘Aspects of Sports Medicine section, 40(3):142-147, 2011.



Lee CS, Tasto JP, Sano S, Locke J, and Amiel D: “Potential Healing of Meniscal Injuries in the Avascular Zone after Radiofrequency Stimulation”, Am J Sports Med, June 2012, Vol 28, Issue 6, Supplement 1, pg e19.


Leek B, Tibor L, Tasto J, et al: “Biomechanical Butryic Acid”. Am J Sports Med; 2012; 40(8): 1762-71.


Koonce R, Baldini T, Morgan S.:  “ Are conventional reconstruction plates equivalent to precontoured locking plates for distal humerus fracture fixation?  A biomechanics cadaver study.” Clinical Biomechanics. 2012;27(7):697-701



Koonce, R, Vidal, A, Wolcott M, Gonzales J.:  “Extensive Heterotopic Ossification After Suspensory Cortical Fixation of Acute Distal Biceps Tendon Ruptures.” Arthroscopy;  July 202, Vol. 28, Issue 7, Pages 1036-1040 .


Petruccelli G, David T: “Surgical Repair of Proximal Hamstring Avulsion in the Athlete”.AAOS Orthopedic Theater Video Collection. 12/1/2012.


Schildhorn, J.C., David,T: “Arthroscopic Suprapectoral Tenodesis of the Long Head Biceps: Reproducing an Anatomic Length-Tension Relationship” Arthroscopy Techniques, Vol I Issue I September 2012.



Allen, DM, Li L, Crema MD, Marra MD, et al: “The Relationship Between Meniscal Tears and Meniscal Position” Therapeutic Advances in Musculoskeletal Disease. 2: 315-323.



Mulcahey M, McNeil J, Provencher M: “Recurrent Anterior Shoulder Instability”. Shoulder Arthroscopy: Principles and Practice. Springer; October 26, 2013, pp 181-199.


Koonce R, Arora A, Singh A: “Biomechanical Evaluation of a Unicortical Button Versus Interference Screw for Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis” Arthroscopy Vol 29, Nov 4, April 2013.


Koonce R, Bravman J: “ Obesity and osteoarthritis: more than just wear and tear.” Journal of the American Academy Orthopedic Surgeons 2013;21(3):161-9.



Koonce R, Boublik M, Schlegel T, Genuario J, Kinkartz J. “ Quadriceps Tendon Injuries in National Football Players”. Am J Sports Med. 2013 June 4.



Richmond J, Tasto JP, Cummings J, Wimmer T, Amiel D: “Radiofrequency Microtenotomy for Elbow Epidcondylitis: Mid to Long Term Results”, Arthroscopy Journal; June 2014, Vol 30, Issue 6, supplement PG e27.



Mulcahey M, David T: “Transtibial Versus Anteromedial Portal Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Soft-Tissue Graft and Expandable Fixation”, Arthroscopy, August 2014, Vol 30, Issue 11 pgs 1461-1467.



Mulcahey M, Provencher M: “Posterior Bone Grafting for Glenoid Defects of the Shoulder”. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine, March 2015, Vol 23:32-42   


Leek B,.and Esch J” The Biology of Rotator Cuff Healing”.  Chapter 1 in Arthoscopy Association of North America (AANA)  Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy. IN REVIEW.


Lucas B, Fronek J: “SLAP Tears in Major League Baseball Draftees”, Am J Sports Med. PENDING PUBLICATION.


Lucas B, Fronek J: “Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries of the Elbow in Overhead Throwing Athletes”: Am J Sports Med. FINAL SUBMISSION.


Lugo R, Fronek J: “ Arthroscopic Shoulder Capsulorrhaphy”, J Shoulder Elbow Surg. FINAL SUBMISSION.