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E. Patrick Curry, M.D.

E. Patrick Curry, M.D.

Orthopaedic Specialist, Disorders of the Spine

"...As your surgeon I will carefully explain your diagnosis, imaging results and treatment options"

Education

Undergraduate Education

  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 2002-2003
    Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Health Program
     
  • University of Scranton, Scranton, PA 1994-1998
    Bachelor of Arts Philosophy
    Honors: Member of the Special Jesuit Liberal Arts Program
     
  • National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland 1997-1998
    Study abroad program

Medical Education

  • Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C.
    Doctor of Medicine 2004-2008
    Honors: General Surgery, Surgical Subspecialties, Family Medicine, Medicine

Internship/Residency

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 2008-2013
    Resident Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowships

  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 2013-2014
    Fellow Orthopaedic Spine Surgery

Employment

Current Status

  • Western Orthopaedics, Denver, CO 09/05/2017
    Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon
     
  • St Peter’s Medical Group, Helena, MT 2014-08/22/2017
    Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon

Experience

  • P/SL Medical Center, 1719 E. 19th Ave., Denver, CO 80218
  • St. Joseph Hospital, 1835 Franklin St. Denver, CO 80218
  • Midtown Surgical Center, 1919 E. 18th Ave., Denver, CO 80218

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery July 2016.

Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Leadership

  • AOA “Own The Bone” Program Helena, MT
    Program Champion April 2016-August 2017
     
  • AOA Emerging Leaders Forum Providence, Rhode Island
    Emerging Leader June 2015
     
  • AOA Emerging Leaders Forum Denver, Colorado
    Emerging Leader June 2013
     
  • AOA Resident Leadership Forum Washington, DC
    Resident Leader June 2012
     
  • Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia, PA
    Jefferson Orthopaedic Society Journal 2009-2013
    Chairman Editorial Committee- 2010-2011
    Co-Chairman Editorial Committee-2009-2010
     
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine Washington, DC
    Surgical subspecialty liaison 2006-2007
     
  • St. Joseph’s Preparatory School Philadelphia PA
    Leader Navajo Service Trip

Research

  • Radcliff KE, Curry EP, Trimba R, Walker JB, Purtill JJ, Austin MS, Parvizi J, Vaccaro AR, Hilibrand AS, Albert TJ.
    High Incidence of Undiagnosed Cervical Myelopathy in Patients With Hip Fracture Compared With Controls
    Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 2016;30(4):189-93.
     
  • Shah S, Curry EP, Winters B, Yorgova P, Neiss G, Hilibrand AS. Cervical Sagittal Contour Decompensation Before
    and After Surgery in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis.
    Podium Presentation Scoliosis Research Society Annual Meeting September 14-17, 2011 Louisville, KY
    Poster American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting February 7-11, 2012 San Francisco, CA
     
  • Radcliff KE, Curry EP, Trimba R, Walker J, Purtill JJ, Austin MS, Parvizi J, Vaccaro AR, Hilibrand AS, Albert TJ.
    Incidence of Undiagnosed Neurological Disorders in Hip Fracture Patients.
    Podium Presentation Cervical Spine Research Society December 8-10, 2011 Scottsdale, AZ
    Podium Presentation American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting February 7-11, 2012 San
    Francisco, CA
     
  • Radcliff KE, Curry EP, Hilibrand AS, Rihn JA, Zhao W, Lurie J, Tosteson T, Vaccaro AR, Albert TJ, Weinstein JN
    Reoperation Following Degenerative Spondylolisthesis Surgery: A Subgroup Analysis of the SPORT.  Podium Presentation American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting February 7-11, 2012 San
    Francisco, CA
  • Radcliff KE, Curry EP, Hilibrand AS, Rihn JA, Zhao W, Lurie JD, Tosteson T, Vaccaro AR, Albert TJ, Weinstein JN.
    Predictors of Reoperation in Lumbar Stenosis and Degenerative Spondylolisthesis Surgery: A Subgroup Analysis
    of the SPORT.
    Poster Scoliosis Research Society Annual Meeting September 14-17, 2011 Louisville, KY
     
  • Radcliff KE, Curry EP, Hilibrand AS, Rihn JA, Zhao W, Lurie JD, Tosteson T, Vaccaro AR, Albert TJ, Weinstein JN.
    Predictors and Results of Reoperation for Spinal Stenosis: A Subgroup Analysis of the Spine Patient Outcomes
    Research Trial.
    Poster American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting San Diego, CA February 15-19, 2011
     
  • Austin L, Zmitowski B, Tucker B, Hetrick R, Curry P, Willams G. Commercial Liquid Bags as a Potential Source
    of Venous Air Embolism in Shoulder Arthroscopy. The Journal of Bone and joint Surgery (American). 2010;
    92:2110-2114
     
  • Ducic I, Dayan J, Attinger C, Curry P, Complex Perineal and Groin Wound Reconstruction Using the Extended
    Dissection Technique of the Gracilis Flap. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2008;122(2):472-478.

We've got you covered!

We specialize in every adult body part from the tips of your fingers to the ends of your toes.   Wherever your aches and pains, we are pleased to be your one source for complete orthopaedic care.