Western Orthopaedics - Thomas G. Mordick II, MD - Curriculum Vitae

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Thomas G. Mordick II, M.D.

Thomas G. Mordick II, M.D.

Hand Surgery

"I believe it is the patient’s decision as to which option best meets his/her unique personal situation."

Education/Employment

Current Orthopaedic Practice

  • Western Orthopaedics, PC, Denver Colorado, 2010 - Present

Undergraduate Education

  • University of Rochester, Rochester, NY; 1975-1979.

Medical Education

  • University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY; 1979-1983.

Internship

  • University of Rochester Affiliated Hospitals, Rochester, NY; 1979-1983

Residency

  • Surgical Residency, University of Rochester Affiliated Hospitals, Rochester, NY; 1984-1987.
  • Chief Surgical Resident, University of Rochester Affiliated Hospitals, Rochester, NY; 1987-1988.
  • Plastic Surgery Resident, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; 1988-1990.

Fellowships

  • Hand Surgery Fellow, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; 1990-1991

Employment History

  • Western Orthopaedics, PC, Denver Colorado; 2010-Present
  • Denver Nuggets Hand Surgery Consultant, Denver Colorado; 2010-Present
  • Previous Hand Surgery Consultant for the Denver Broncos
  • Hand Surgery Associates, Denver Colorado; 1997-2010
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Denver Colorado; 1991-1997
  • Clinical Instructor, Fitzsimons Army Medical Center Plastic Surgery Residency; 1994-1997

Specialty Certification

  • American Board of Surgery; 1989-2010
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery; 1993
  • American Board of Surgery - Certificate of Added Qualification for Surgery of the Hand

Licensure

  • Colorado

Awards, Honors and Membership in Honorary Societies

  • Rigby Wile Prize for Biology, University of Rochester; 1976
  • Phi Beta Kappa, University of Rochester; 1979
  • Magna Cum Laude, University of Rochester; 1979

Memberships in Professional Societies

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (1998 Marketing Committee)
  • Colorado State Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
  • Colorado Medical Society
  • American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  • American Association for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand (1998 Public Education Committee)

Bibliography

Original Papers

Okeefe, E., Mordick, T., Bell, J.: Bovine Galactosyltransferase:  Interaction with Alpha-Lactalbumin and the Role of Alpha-Lactalbumin in Lactose Synthase, Biochemistry 19:4962-4966, 1980.

Mordick, T.G., Hamilton, R., Dzubow, L.M.:  Delayed Reconstruction Following Mohs’ Chemosurgery for Skin Cancers of the Head and Neck, Am. J. Surgery, 160: 447-449, 1990.

Mordick, T.G., Larossa, D., Whitaker, L.,: Soft Tissue Reconstruction of the Face, Annals of Plastic Surgery, 29: 390-396, 1992.

Mordick, T.G., Romanowski, L., Eaton, C., Siemionow, M.: Microvascular Application of the Non-Reversed Vein Graft. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 95:731-736, 1995.

Mordick, T.G.: Vascular Variation of the Radial Forearm Flap: A case Report. The Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, 11:345-346, 1995.

Mordick, T.G., Britton, E.N., Brantigan, C.: Pedicled Latissimus Dorsi Transfer for Immediate Soft-Tissue Coverage and Elbow Flexion. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 99: 1742-1744, 1997

Abstracts

Mordick, T., Hamilton, R., Dzubow, L.: Reconstruction Following Moh’s Chemosurgery. Presented at the Ivy Society, Hershey, PA, March 1989.

Mordick, T., Larossa, D., Whitaker, L.: Dermal-Fat Grafts versus Vascularized Tissue Transfer for Facial Augmentation. Presented at the Ivy Society, Philadelphia, PA, March 1990.

Mordick, T., Larossa, D., Whitaker, L.: Dermal-Fat Grafts versus Vascularized Tissue Transfer for Facial Augmentation. Presented at  the Senior Residents Conference, New York, NY, April 1990

Mordick, T., Hamilton, R., Dzubow, L.: Delayed Reconstruction Following Moh’s Chemosurgery for Skin Cancers of the Head and Neck.  Presented at the Society of Head and Neck Surgeons, Washington, D.C., May 1990.

Mordick, T., Larossa, D., Whitaker, L.: Scott Tissue Reconstruction of the Face. Presented at the ASPRS Annual Scientific Meeting, Boston, MA October 1990.

Mordick, T.G., Romanowski, L., Eaton, C., Siemionow, M.,: Microvascular Application of the Non-Reversed Vein Graft. Presented at the ASRM Annual Scientific Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ, November 1992.

Mordick, T.G., Sloan, L., Arganese, T.J., Lister, G.D.,: The Effect of Post-Operative Splint Position on Functional Recovery Following Dorsal Wrist Ganglion Excision. Presented at the AASH Annual Meeting, Palm Springs, CA. January 1996.

Invited Lectures

Mordick, T.G., Free Tissue Transfer for Facial Reanimation, Presented at the Third International Symposium on Microvascular Surgery, Salt Lake City, UT  1993

Mordick T.G., Techniques for Soft Tissue Augmentation of the Face, Presented at the First International Symposium on Microvascular Surgery, Salt Lake City, UT, 1991

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