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Matthew Harris, MD, MBA

Primary Specialties:
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedics

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  • About

    About

    Physician Bio

    Dr. Harris is the Medical Director of Pediatric Orthopedics and Outpatient Rehabilitation Services at Jupiter Medical Center.

    Dr. Harrisis a triple-fellowship trained, Board Eligible Orthopedic Surgeon with years of experience in the fields of adult orthopedics, pediatric orthopedics, joint preservation, limb lengthening and limb reconstruction.

  • Education

    Education

    Medical School:

    State University at Buffalo School of Medicine, Buffalo, NY

    Internship:

    New York Medical College at Westchester, Valhalla, N

    Residency:

    New York Medical College at Westchester, Valhalla, N

    Fellowship:

    The Paley Institute, West Palm Beach, FL;Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Inselspital, Bern SwitzerlanThe Steadman Clinic, d;

    Awards

    Chairman, Best Practices of Orthopaedics Forum for Childhood Deformity, Annual World Congress of Orthopaedics, Xi’an, China, September 2014;

    3rd Place Overall for Original Research Presentation. -Limb Lengthening and Research Society Annual Meeting, NY, NY, July /2013
    Resident Research Award and Monetary Grant for Outstanding Research· Eastern Orthopedic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, October 2011;

    New York Medical College Dean’s Citation Award, Honoring Outstanding House Staff · New York Medical College’s 150th Anniversary Gala, October 2009

  • In The News

    In The News

    Dr Matthew Harris joins ESPN radio to discuss youth sports injuries

    “Advances in and Current State of Pediatric Orthopedics.” 1290 WJNO iHeart Radio Live with Dr. Ken Grey. North Palm, FL. April 2016.

    “Hip Injuries and Femoroacetabular Impingement in Golfers.” ESPN Sports Radio 106.3. West Palm Beach, FL. February 2015.

    “Youth Sports Injuries, and PGA Tour Ankle Injuries.” ESPN Sports Radio 106.3. West Palm Beach, FL. April 2016.

  • Research & Publications

    Research & Publications

    RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

    1. M Harris, J Tam, S. Fineberg, P Lucas, S Zelicof. Quantifying the Relationship between the Transverse Acetabular Ligament and the Radiographic Teardrop. J of Arthroplasty. Vol. 32 (1) 2017.

    2. A Brady, J Mikula, J Chahla, E Slette,C Trindade, M Rasmussen, M Harris, R LaPrade, M Philippon. Anatomic Analysis of the Native Ligamentum Teres. J of Hip Preservation Surgery. Vol. 3 (Supl. 1) 2016.

    3. M Harris, D Paley, D Prince. Limb Lengthening with New Intramedullary Lengthening Nail in Pediatric Population. Abstract. U.S. Chin Intl J Traumatology. Vol. 13 (3) 2014.

    4. M Philippon, M Rasmussen, T Turnbull, Q Trindade, M Hamming, M Ellman, M Harris, R Laprade, C Wijdicks. Structural Properties of the Native Ligamentum Teres. Orthop J of Sports Med. Vol. 2 (12) 2014.

    5. D. Paley, M Harris, K Debiparshad, D Prince. Limb Lengthening by Implantable Limb Lengthening Devices, Review Article. Tech in Orthop. Vol. 29 (2) 2014.

    6. D Paley, M Harris, M Nogueira, M Chiari. Treatment of Congenital Femoral Deficiency Patients Undergoing the SUPERhip Procedure Using BMP2. J Child Orthop. 7(S15) 2013.

    7. M Harris, D Paley, D Prince. New Implantable Lengthening Nail. J Child Orthop. 7(S53) 2013.

    SCIENTIFIC PRESENTATIONS

    1. M Philippon, M Rasmussen, T Turnbull, Q Trindade, M Hamming, M Ellman, M Harris, R Laprade, C Wijdicks. Structural Properties of the Native Ligamentum Teres. ISAKOS Bienniel Congress Lyon, France. June 2015.

    2. M Philippon, M Rasmussen, T Turnbull, Q Trindade, M Hamming, M Ellman, M Harris, R Laprade, C Wijdicks. Tensile Properties of the Ligamentum Teres, Part 1. AAOS Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. March 2015.

    3. C Trindade, M Philippon, M Rasmussen, T Turnbull, M Hamming, M Ellman, M Harris, R Laprade, C Wijdicks. Tensile Properties of the Ligamentum Teres, Part 1. ISHA Annual Meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. October 2014.

    4. M Harris, D Paley, D Prince. Limb Lengthening with New Intramedullary Lengthening Nail in Pediatric Population. Annual World Congress of Orthopaedics, Xi’an China. September 2014.

    5. D Paley, M Harris, D Prince. A New Algorithm for Perthes Disease. SICOT Annual Meeting, Hyderabad, India. October 2013.

    6. D Paley, M Harris, M Nogueira, C Chiari. Can BMP2 Improve Outcome in Patients Undergoing the SUPERhip Procedure? SICOT Annual Meeting. Hyderabad, India. October 2013.

    7. M Harris, D Paley, D Prince. Early Experience of Lengthening with PRECICE™ intramedullary nail. LLRS Annual Meeting, NY, NY. July 2013.

    8. D Paley, M Harris, M Nogueira, C Chiari. Does the Addition of BMP2 Improve Outcome in Patients Undergoing the SUPERhip Procedure? POSNA Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada. May 2013.

    9. D Paley, M Harris, D Prince. A New Implantable Lengthening Device. POSNA Annual Meeting. Toronto, Canada. May 2013.

    10. D Paley, M Harris, M Nogueira, C Chiari. Treatment of Congenital Femoral Deficiency Patients with the SUPERhip Procedure. EPOS Annual Meeting. Athens, Greece. April 2013.

    11. M Harris, D Prince, D Paley. Early Experience of Limb Lengthening with the PRECICE Intramedullary Nail. EPOS Annual Meeting. Athens, Greece. April 2013.

    12. M Harris, J Tam, P Lucas, S Zelicof. Quantifying the Relationship between the Transverse Acetabular Ligament and the Radiographic Teardrop. EOA Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA. October 2011.

    13. M Harris, M Jo, S Lozano, N Roth, R Ramakrishnan, S Zelicof. Ten-Year Follow-up: Comparative Study of Highly Cross-linked (Crossfire®) and Traditional Polyethylene. EOA Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA. October 2011.

    14. A Moulton, M Harris. Case Report: 10-year follow-up of Patient Treated for Ependymoma and Subsequent Radiation-Induced Kyphosis. Vietnam Orthopedic Association Annual Meeting. Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. December 2011.

    15. D Bader, M Harris, M Anders, W Mihalko. Comparison of Pie-Crusting versus Fasciotomy in the Treatment of Compartment Syndrome, a Cadaveric Study. OTA Annual Conf., Phoenix, AZ October 2006.

    16. M Gole, M Harris, I Ziv. Articular Cartilage Allograft and Autograft Transplantation in Sheep. University at Buffalo School of Medicine Research Day. May 2002.