Alice Mendelson, MD

Mendelson-A-print-2_1ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON

EDUCATION

Residency
Hadassah hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Orthopedic Residency

Wayne State University
Orthopedic Residency

Internship
Hadassah hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
General Surgery

Medical School
Hebrew University School of Medicine
Jerusalem, Israel
Graduated with honors

Undergraduate
Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, B.Sc.
Magna Cum Laude

Pre-College
Israeli Army Service

PUBLICATIONS

Treatment of open fractures due to dog bites. Dimant A., Liebergall M., Porat S., Mosheiff R. Harefua, Journal of the Israeli Medical Association. 132, No 7, 461-463, 1997.

Avascular necrosis and related complications following healed osteoporotic intertrochanteric fractures. Mattan Y., Dimant A., Mosheiff R., Peyser A., Mendelson S., Liebergall M. Isr Med Assoc J. 2002 Jun;4(6): 434-7

Cellular Reactivity to PMMA is Predominantly B-Cell Mediated; Mendelson A., Song, Z; Nasser, S; Wolley, P. Paper 1453, Transaction Vol.28, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2003.

Compartment syndrome after acute rupture of the peroneus longus in a high-school football player; a case report: Mendelson S., Mendelson A., Holmes J. Am J Orthop. 2003 Oct; 32(10); 510-2

The CD69 Cell Activation antigen is elevated during the response to biomaterials on B lymphocytes from arthroplasty patients: Mendelson A., Song, Z., Nasser, S., Markel, D; Wooley, P Paper 1491, Transaction Vol.29, San Francisco, California, 2004.

PRESENTATIONS

Percutaneous Insertion of iliosacral cannulated screws as a method for stabilizing posterior pelvic ring fractures. Dimant A., Mosheiff R., Sagiv S., Liebergall M., Segal D. Israeli Orthopedic Association Annual Congress, 1966.

Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head Following Healed Intertrochanteric Fractures. Dimant A., Matan Y., Mosheiff R., Mendelson S., Liebergall M., Segal D. Israeli Orthopedic Association Annual Congress, 1997.

Total Joint Replacement Above Age Seventy Five. Khoury A., Mattan Y., Dimant A., Segal D., Liebergall M. Israeli Orthopedic Association Annual Congress, 1997.

Cellular Reactivity to PMMA is Predominantly B-Cell Mediated: Mendelson A., Song, Z; Nasser, S; Wooley, P. Michigan Orthopaedic Society meeting, Traverse city, 2003.

The CD69 Cell Activation antigen is elevated during the response to biomaterials on B lymphocytes from arthroplasty patients: Mendelson, A; Song, Z; Nasser, S; Markel, D; Wooley P. Detroit Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, resident presentation meeting, 2004.

MEETINGS AND COURSES

1997
AO Fracture Fixation Basic Course – January, Petach Tikva, Israel.
AAOS annual meeting – February, San Francisco.

1999
AO Advanced in Fracture Management Course – December, Davos Switzerland.
AAOS annual meeting – February, Anaheim California

2000
Northwestern prosthetics course – November, Chicago Illinois.

2001
AAOS / ORS annual meeting – March, San Francisco, California.
Basic Microsurgery Course – August, Southfield, MI

2002
AAOS arthroscopy course – February, Rosemont, Illinois.
Michigan Orthopedic Society annual meeting – June, Mackinac Island

2003
AAOS / ORS annual meeting – February, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Mid America Orthopedic Association annual meeting – May, Hilton Head, North Carolina
Michigan Orthopedic Society annual meeting – June, Traverse City.

RESEARCH AND AWARDS

1991-1993
Haddassah medical center, MD thesis.
Study evaluating the influence of oral contraceptives on pain tolerance, and threshold, in dysmenorrheic women.

1996-1998
Hadassah medical center, resident research project. Develop and worked on a project which compared early rigid versus early dynamic fixation for the treatment of long bone fractures. Animal study on 32 rabbits.

2002-2003
Wayne State University, resident research project.
Developed and worked on a protocol for evaluation of immune sensitization to biomaterials using CD69.

2003
Recipient of the Orthopedic Research Education Foundation Charles H. Herndon Residency Research Award. Funding by the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation.

2003-2004
Recipient of the Mid-America Multipurpose Resident Grant