Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic

Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic

4130 Dutchmans Lane
Suite 300
Louisville, KY
Phone: (502) 897-1794
Fax: (502) 897-3852
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George Edward Quill, M.D.
Ernest A. Eggers, M.D. Donald T. McAllister, M.D. Norman V. Lewis, M.D.
Richard A. Sweet, M.D. Thomas Richard Lehmann, M.D. George Edward Quill, M.D.
Scott D. Kuiper, M.D. Ty E. Richardson, M.D. Robert A. Goodin, M.D.
J. Steve Smith, M.D. Venu Vemuri, D.O. Lori L. Edmonds, APRN
Kate S. Hamilton, PA-C Christina L. Fields, APRN Melissa T. Parshall, PA-C
Carly O. Bell, PA-C Jennifer G. Groves, PA-C  

 

Dr. George Edward Quill MD

George Edward Quill, M.D.

Specializes in the disorders of the foot and ankle.

Dr. Quill is one of the region's first fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeons sub-specializing in disorders of the foot and ankle. His academic appointments are quite numerous, and many awards and honors have been bestowed on him. His research and writings on the subject of the foot and ankle have been extensive, including seventeen published articles, five book chapters, and Academy-sponsored instructional videotapes and DVD's.

Dr. Quill gives many scientific presentations each year on the subject of foot and ankle disorders, and is a member of the clinical faculty at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. Current interests are in foot and ankle reconstruction, orthopaedic device development, and orthobiologic research.

Dr. Quill was born in Chicago, Illinois. He attended the University of Notre Dame, earned his medical degree at Northwestern University and completed his residency at Chicago's Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center. His fellowship was completed in Baltimore at Union Memorial Hospital. He is board certified and voluntarily re-certified in orthopaedic surgery.

 


OFFICE ADDRESS
4130 Dutchman's Lane
Louisville, KY 40207
Phone: 502-897-1794
Fax:    502-897-3852

EDUCATION
Notre Dame High School Niles, Illinois Graduated June, 1976 Class Rank: Top 2%

Undergraduate:
University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, Indiana Bachelor of Science - Pre-professional Studies With High Honors May, 1980

Medical School :
Northwestern University Medical School Chicago, Illinois Doctor of Medicine with Honors June, 1984

POST-GRADUATE TRAINING
Internship: Department of General Surgery Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center Chicago, Illinois 1984 - 1985

Residency: Department of Orthopedic Surgery Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center 1985 - 1989

Fellowship: Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Union Memorial Hospital Baltimore, Maryland Director: Mark Myerson, M.D. 1989 - 1990 (12 months)

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Board of Directors

St. Matthews Surgery Center

May 2012 - Present


Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Louisville School of Medicine

June 1, 2009 through May 31, 2014
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Louisville, Kentucky


Director
Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Services Comprehensive Foot Evaluation and Treatment Center Humana Hospital Suburban Louisville, Kentucky 1992 - 1994

Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Union Memorial Hospital Baltimore, Maryland 1989 - 1990

Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center Chicago, Illinos
1985 - 1989

Team Physician
University of Illinois at Chicago "Flames" 1985 - 1989

Team Physician
University of Northeastern Illinois "Golden Eagles" Chicago, Illinois 1986 - 1989

Industrial Medicine Consultant
United Parcels Service Metropolitan Chicago District 1986 - 1989

Chief Resident
Shriner's Hospitals for Crippled Children Chicago Unit July 1, 1987, through December 31, 1987

Chief Resident Orthopedic and Trauma Service
Christ Community Medical Center Oak Lawn, Illinois January, 1988, through April, 1988

Instructor
A.O./A.S.I.F. "Basic" Course Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center May, 1988

Chief Resident in Orthopedic Surgery
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center July, 1988, through June, 1989

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS:
Chairman, Department of Surgery, Suburban Hospital: 1998 and 1999.
Chairman - Elect, Department of Surgery, Baptist Hospital East 2001.
Chairman, Department of Surgery, Baptist Hospital East 2002.
Chairman, Department of Orthopaedics, HealthSouth SurgeCenter of Louisville, 1994 - Present.

ACADEMIC AWARDS AND HONORS:
Howard Schneider Memorial Award for Resident Physician Research in Orthopaedic Surgery, Illinois Orthopedic Society, for paper entitled "Limb Salvage Surgery for Extremity

Sarcomas: A Review of the Literature and Study of Postoperative Morbidity with Special Emphasis on Local Tumor Recurrence", October, 1988.

Dr. and Mrs. Elven J. Berkheiser Award for Resident Physician Research in Orthopedic Surgery, Institute of Medicine in Chicago, for paper entitled "The Use of Large Allografts for Tumor Reconstruction and Salvage of the Failed Total Hip Arthroplasty", April, 1988.

National Honor Society 1976

Illinois State Scholar 1976

Glenview Optimist Club

Youth Appreciation Citation 1975

MEMBERSHIPS
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
Southern Orthopaedic Association
American Medical Association
Kentucky Medical Association
Kentucky Orthopaedic Society
Jefferson County Medical Society
Maryland Orthopedic Society
North American Foot and Ankle Association
Washington (D.C.) Orthopedic Society
Illinois Orthopedic Society
Chicago Orthopedic Society
Alpha Epsilon Delta National Honor Society
United Way/Big Brothers Program, St. Joseph County, Indiana.

BOARDS, COUNCILS, AND COMMITTEES
Jefferson County Medical Society
Health Education Committee 1991-1992
Surgical Review Committee 1992-1993 Humana Hospital Suburban Louisville, Kentucky
Credentials Committee 1992-1994 Humana Hospital Suburban Louisville, Kentucky
American Orthopaedic Foot 1993-1994 and Ankle Society Committee on Orthoses and Footwear
American Orthopaedic Foot 1994-1999 and Ankle Society Clinical Guidelines Committee
Membership Committee, 1997-2000 American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
Executive Committee Suburban Hospital Louisville, Kentucky 1998-1999

BOARDS, COUNCILS, AND COMMITTEES CONTINUED
Chairman, Dept. of Surgery Suburban Hospital Louisville, Kentucky 1998-1999
Chairman, Membership Committee American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society 2000-2001
Chairman, Dept. of Surgery Baptist Hospital East Louisville, Kentucky 2002
Medical Executive Committee Baptist Hospital East 2001-2002

LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION
Illinois License #036-072024
Maryland License #D37956
Kentucky License #27144
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners, July, 1985.
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Examination, Part I, Passed July, 1989.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Examination, Part II, Passed July, 1993.
Certification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, July 9, 1993.
Voluntary Re-certification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, July 10, 2000.

PUBLICATIONS
Gitelis S., Heligman D., Quill G., and Piasecki P.: "The Use of Large Allografts for Tumor Reconstruction and Salvage of Failed Total Hip Arthroplasty", Clin. Orthop. 231:62-70, 1988.

Gitelis S., Heligman D., Quill G., and Piasecki P.: "The Use of Large Allografts for Tumor Reconstruction and Salvage of the Failed Total Hip Arthroplasty", 1989 Yearbook of Orthopedics, Springfield (Editor), Yearbook Medical Publishers, Chicago, Illinois, 1989.

Gitelis S., Quill G., Morton T., and Piasecki P.: "Limb Salvage for Extremity Sarcomas", Orthopedic Transactions, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 1989.

Quill G., Gitelis S., Morton T., and Piasecki P.: "Complications Associated With Limb Salvage for Extremity Sarcomas and Their Management", Clin. Orthop. 260:242-250, 1990.

Quill G.: "Summer Injuries: Postscript", Bulletin of the Jefferson County Medical Society, Volume XXXVIII, No. 3, 1990.

Quill G., and Myerson M.: "Late Treatment After Calcaneal Fracture", Orthopedic Transactions, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 1990.

Myerson M., Quill G., and McClinton M.: "Soft Tissue Coverage in the Management of Foot and Ankle Trauma", Orthopedic Transactions, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 1990.

Myerson M., and Quill G.: "Ankle Arthrodesis: A Comparison of an Arthroscopic and an Open Method of Treatment", Clin. Orthop. 268: 84-95, 1991.

Quill GE: Open Reduction and Primary Arthrodesis of a Calcaneus Fracture; Critique of a Surgical Strategy. Proposed by Mark S. Myerson, M.D., in "Strategies in Orthopaedic Surgery", Volume 11, No. 3, September, 1992.

Myerson M., and Quill G.E.: "Late Complications of Fractures of the Calcaneus". Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery: 75A, No. 3, 331-341, 1993.

Quill GE, and Myerson MS: "Office Management of Toenail Deformities", Hospital Medicine, April, 1994.

Quill GE: "Fractures of the Fifth Metatarsal". In: Orthopaedic Clinics of North America . Myerson, MS (ed.), Volume 26, Number 2, April, 1995, pp. 353-361.

Quill GE: "Tibiotalocalcaneal Arthrodesis", in Techniques in Orthopaedics, Lippincott-Raven, Volume 11, Number 3, 269-273, 1996.

Quill GE: "Tibiotalocalcaneal and Pantalar Arthrodesis", in Foot and Ankle Clinics of North America, W.B. Saunders, Volume 1, Number 1, 199-210, 1996.

Quill GE: "The Use of a Second Generation Intramedullary Nail in Fixation of Difficult Ankle and Hindfoot Arthrodeses". Supplement to the American Journal of Orthopaedics: Vol. XXVIII, No. 1S, 23-31, 1999.

Quill GE: "Tibiotalocalcaneal Arthrodesis with Medullary Nail Fixation", in Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, at press.

Quill GE: "Pantalar Arthritis" in Advanced Reconstruction: Foot and Ankle, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, at press.

BOOK CHAPTERS
Myerson M., and Quill G.: "Diagnosis and Treatment of Compartment Syndromes of the Foot". In: Neurologic Disorders of the Foot. Lusskin, R. (ed.). At Press.

Quill G.: "Treatment of Toenail Deformities". In: Current Therapy in Foot and Ankle Surgery. Myerson, M. (ed.), Mosby-Yearbook, 1993.

Quill G.: "Subtalar Arthrodesis". In: Current Therapy in Foot and Ankle Surgery. Myerson, M. (ed.), Mosby-Yearbook, 1993.

Quill GE: "Tarsometatarsal Joint Injuries", in Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine and Exercise Physiology, T.D. Fahey (ed.). At Press.

Quill GE: "Tibiotalocalcaneal Arthrodesis". In Techniques in Orthopaedics, Cooper and Sammarco (ed.s), Vol. 11, No. 3:269-273, 1996.

Quill GE: "Tibiotalocalcaneal and Pantalar Arthrodesis". In Foot and Ankle Clinics of North America, Myerson (ed.), Volume 1, Number 1, 199-210, 1996.

Quill G: "Subtalar Joint Reconstruction". In Operative Treatment of the Foot and Ankle. Kelikian A (ed.). Appleton and Lange, 1999

Quill G: "An Approach to the Management of Ankle Arthritis". In:   Foot and Ankle Disorders . Myerson M (ed.). W.B. Saunders, 2000.

BOOKS EDITED
Quill, Jr., GE (ed.): Complications of Foot and Ankle Surgery . Foot and Ankle Clinics, W.B. Saunders, Volume 3, Number 1, March, 1998.

SCIENTIFIC JOURNALS, EDITOR

Quill, Jr., GE (ed.): Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery . Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins, 2001-present.

ELECTRONIC MEDIA PUBLICATIONS
"Triple Arthrodesis of the Foot with Autogenous Bone Grafting", in the Surgery Videotape Library, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Rosemont, Illinois, 1996.

PRESENTATIONS
"Capillary Hemangioma of the Sciatic Nerve Causing Talipes Equinus: A Report of Two Cases", Shriners Hospital Chief Surgeons' Meeting, Long Beach, California, September, 1987.

"Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency: An Analysis of Treatment Methods in 110 Cases", Shriners Hospital Annual Chicago Chief Surgeons' Meeting, December, 1987.

"The Use of Large Allografts for Tumor Reconstruction and Salvage of the Failed Total Hip Arthroplasty", Institute of Medicine In Chicago, April, 1988.

"Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency: An Analysis of Treatment Methods in 110 Cases", Association of Children's Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics, Springfield, Massachusetts, April, 1988.

"Power Staple Fixation in Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery", Instructional Course in the Use of the 3M Power Staplizer, Chicago, Illinois, November, 1987, and February/May, 1988.

"An Overview of Limb Salvage for Extremity Sarcomas", Chicago Orthopedic Society, May, 1988.

"Limb Salvage Surgery for Extremity Sarcomas: A Review of the Literature and Study of Postoperative Morbidity with Special Emphasis on Local Tumor Recurrence", Illinois and Chicago Orthopedic Societies, October, 1988.

"Complications in Limb Salvage Surgery for Pelvic and Extremity Sarcomas", Scientific Paper and Poster Exhibit at the 56th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Las Vegas, Nevada, February, 1989.

"Complications in Limb Salvage Surgery for Pelvic and Extremity Sarcomas", AOA Residents' Conference, Rochester, New York, March, 1989.

"Complications in Limb Salvage Surgery for Pelvic and Extremity Sarcomas", Thesis Day Presentation, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, May, 1989.

"Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction", Union Memorial Hospital Symposium on the Adult Foot. Baltimore, Maryland, December, 1989.

"Late Treatment After Calcaneal Fracture", Sixth Annual Summer Meeting of the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, Banff, Canada, June 24, 1990.

"Soft Tissue Coverage in the Management of Foot and Ankle Trauma", Sixth Annual Summer Meeting of the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, Banff, Canada, June 24, 1990.

"Lawn Mower Injuries of the Foot and Ankle", Sixth Annual Summer Meeting of the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, Banff, Canada, June 24, 1990.

"Evaluation and Treatment of the Neuropathic Foot", Humana Hospital Suburban Foot Care Symposium, Louisville, Kentucky, September 14 & 15, 1990.

"Late Treatment After Calcaneal Fracture", Twenty-First Annual Meeting of the Eastern Orthopaedic Association, Southampton, Bermuda, October 21, 1990.

"Soft Tissue Coverage in the Management of Foot and Ankle Trauma", Twenty-First Annual Meeting of the Eastern Orthopaedic Association, Southampton, Bermuda, October 21, 1990.

"Late Treatment After Calcaneal Fracture", Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, November 10, 1990.

"Soft Tissue Coverage in the Management of Foot and Ankle Trauma", Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, November 10, 1990.

"Late Treatment After Calcaneal Fracture", 58th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Anaheim, California, March 11, 1991.

"Clinical, Radiographic, and Pedobarographic Analysis of the Involved and Contralateral Foot After Hallux Amputation", 58th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Anaheim, California, March 11, 1991.

"The Pathomechanics and Management of Calcaneal Fractures", Indiana- Kentucky Association of American Association for Medical Transcription, Annual Meeting, Louisville, Kentucky, May 11, 1991.

"Clinical, Radiographic, and Pedobarographic Analysis of the Involved and Contralateral Foot After Hallux Amputation", Kentucky Orthopedic Society, Lexington, Kentucky, October 3, 1991.

"Surgical Management of Hallux Valgus", Grand Rounds, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, February 11, 1992.

"The Neuropathic Foot and Ankle", 59th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Continuing Education Courses for Nurses and Allied Health Professionals, Washington, D.C., February 22, 1992.

"Surgical Management of Hallux Valgus", 59th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Continuing Education Courses for Nurses and Allied Health Professionals, Washington, D.C.,

February 22, 1992.

"Nursing Considerations in the Management of Disorders and Deformities of the Foot and Ankle", Course Co-Moderator, 59th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Washington, D.C., February 22, 1992.

"The Pathomechanics of Calcaneus Fractures", Rush Orthopedic Alumni Association, First Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, May 29, 1992 .

"Lisfranc Injuries and Compartment Syndromes of the Foot", Kentucky Orthopedic Society, Annual Meeting, Louisville, Kentucky, September 17, 1992.

"Lisfranc Injuries and Compartment Syndromes of the Foot", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; Summer Institute, Intensive Surgical Skills Conference, Seattle, Washington, September 22, 1992.

"Common Foot and Ankle Disorders: Diagnosis and Management", Kentuckiana Association of Hand Health Professionals, Louisville, Kentucky, October 26, 1992.

"The Neuropathic Foot and Ankle", Humana Hospital Suburban Nursing Staff, National Diabetes Month Lecture, Louisville, Kentucky, November 5, 1992.

"The Neuropathic Foot and Ankle", Grand Rounds, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, November 17, 1992.

"Symposium on the Adult Flatfoot", Co-Moderator, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Winter Meeting, San Francisco, California, February 21, 1993.

Sessions on Biomechanics, Forefoot, Gait Analysis, Miscellaneous Papers; Co-Moderator, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Ninth Annual Summer Meeting, Asheville, North Carolina, July 22-25, 1993.

Faculty/Instructor, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Summer Institute: Intensive Surgical Skills - Foot and Ankle. New York, New York, September 10-12, 1993.

"Pedorthotic Management of Foot and Ankle Disorders", American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Regional Review Course, Cincinnati, Ohio, November 7, 1993.

"Intractable Plantar Keratoses, Corns, and Calluses", American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Regional Review Course, Cincinnati, Ohio, November 7, 1993.

Critique and Discussion of Three Scientific Papers on The Hindfoot, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, 24th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 27, 1994.

"Surgical Management of Arthritis in the Foot and Ankle". Louisville Chapter Meeting, Arthritis Foundation, April, 13, 1994.

Faculty/Lab Instructor, "Practical Surgical Strategies for Foot and Ankle Problems", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons' Orthopaedic Learning Center, Rosemont, IL, April 28-30, 1994.

Discussion of scientific papers on talus fractures, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, 1994 Summer Meeting, Coeur D' alene, Idaho, July 1, 1994.

"Tibiotalocalcaneal Arthrodesis with Intramedullary Fixation", American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, 1994 Summer Meeting, Coeur D' alene, Idaho, July 3, 1994.

Faculty, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Summer Institute: Intensive Surgical Skills - Foot and Ankle. Monterey, California, September 11-13, 1994.

"Lisfranc Injuries and Compartment Syndrome of the Foot", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Summer Institute: Intensive Surgical Skills, Monterey, California, September 12, 1994.

"Tibiotalocalcaneal Arthrodesis with Intramedullary Fixation", Kentucky Orthopaedic Society, Annual Meeting, Louisville, Kentucky, September 20, 1994.

"The Neuropathic Foot", National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses, River Cities Chapter, Louisville, Kentucky, October 10, 1994 .

Instructional Videotape entitled "Triple Arthrodesis of the Foot Using Autogenous Bone Graft", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Review Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 2-5, 1994.

"Ambulatory Surgery and Local Anesthesia for the Foot and Ankle", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Review Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 2-5, 1994.

"Distal Metatarsal and Proximal Phalangeal Osteotomies in the Management of Hallux Valgus", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Review Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 2-5, 1994.

"Juvenile and Adolescent Hallux Valgus", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Review Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 2-5, 1994.

"Calcaneus Fractures: Late Treatment", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Review Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 2-5, 1994.

"Postoperative Results of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients on Immunosuppressive Therapy at the Time of Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Ankle", Seventh Annual Meeting of the North American Foot and Ankle Association, Callaway Gardens Georgia, May 18-21, 1995.

"Interlocking Nail for Tibio-Calcaneal Arthrodesis", General Assembly of Gerhard Küntscher Society, Oulu, Finland, June 17, 1995.

Critical Review and Discussion of Four Scientific Papers on Hallux Valgus, Annual Summer Meeting of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Vail, Colorado, July 19-23, 1995.

"Distal Metatarsal and Proximal Phalangeal Osteotomies for Hallux Valgus", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Eighth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, San Francisco, CA, November 1-4, 1995.

"Regional Anesthesia for Foot and Ankle Surgery", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Eighth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, San Francisco, CA, November 1-4, 1995.

"Late Treatment After Calcaneus Fracture", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Eighth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, San Francisco, CA, November 1-4, 1995.

"Fractures of the Foot and Ankle: Panel Discussion of Selected Cases", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Eighth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, San Francisco, CA, November 1-4, 1995.

"Triple Arthrodesis of the Foot Using Autogenous Bone Graft", Pre-recorded Surgical Demonstration, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Eighth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, San Francisco, CA, November 1-4, 1995.

"Ankle Arthrodesis, Achilles Tendon Repair, Heel Pain Surgery, Hammer Toe and Cross-Over-Toe Correction, Ankle Arthroscopy", Moderator and Discussion Leader for Surgical Demonstrations, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Eighth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, San Francisco, CA, November 1-4, 1995.

"Juvenile and Adolescent Hallux Valgus", American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Eighth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, San Francisco, CA, November 1-4, 1995.

"Triple Arthrodesis of the Foot with Autogenous Bone Grafting", videotape presentation. Sixty-Third Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Atlanta, Georgia, February 22-27, 1996.

"Bone Grafts in Foot and Ankle Surgery", North American Foot and Ankle Association, Annual Meeting, Park City, Utah, March 16-18, 1996.

"The Treatment of Juvenile Bunions". American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Ninth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Washington, DC, October 31 - November 3, 1996.

"Video Presentation of Triple Arthrodesis of the Foot". American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Ninth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Washington, DC, October 31 - November 3, 1996.

"Regional Anesthesia for the Foot and Ankle". American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Ninth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Washington, DC, October 31 - November 3, 1996.

"Calcaneus Fractures: Delayed Treatment". American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Ninth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Washington, DC, October 31 - November 3, 1996.

"An Overview of Ankle and Pantalar Arthrodesis". American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Ninth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Washington, DC, October 31 - November 3, 1996.

Moderator, "Presidential Symposium: Heel Pain". 27th Annual Meeting, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, San Francisco, California, February 16, 1997.

"Management of Calcaneus Fractures". Eighth Annual Symposium, Kentuckiana Association of Hand Health Professionals, Louisville, Kentucky, April 12, 1997.

"Lawn Mower Injuries of the Foot and Ankle". Eight Annual Symposium, Kentuckiana Association of Hand Health Professionals, Louisville, Kentucky, April 12, 1997.

"Lisfranc Injuries and Compartment Syndrome of the Foot". Second Annual Meeting of the Notre Dame Orthopaedic Society, Notre Dame, Indiana, October 17, 1997.

"The Management of Calcaneus Fractures". The Louisville Society of Surgical Technologists. Louisville, Kentucky, November 3, 1997.

"Distal Chevron Osteotomy for Correction of Bunionette Deformity". Videotape presentation of surgical technique. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Tenth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 6-9, 1997.

"Systematic Physical Examination of the Foot and Ankle". American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Tenth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 6-9, 1997.

"The Treatment of Juvenile Bunions". American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Tenth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 6-9, 1997.

"Delayed Treatment After Calcaneus Fracture". American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Tenth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 6-9, 1997.

"Regional Anesthesia for the Foot and Ankle". American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Tenth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 6-9, 1997.

"Triple Arthrodesis of the Foot with Autogenous Bone Grafting". Videotape presentation of surgical technique. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Tenth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 6-9, 1997.

"An Overview of Ankle and Pantalar Arthrodesis". American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Tenth Annual Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Course, Chicago, Illinois, November 6-9, 1997.

"Juvenile and Adolescent Hallux Valgus". Second Combined Meeting of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Venice, Italy, September 16-19, 1998 .

Poster Exhibit: "Juvenile and Adolescent Hallux Valgus". Second Combined Meeting of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Venice, Italy, September 16-19, 1998.

"Use of a Second-Generation Intramedullary Nail for Fixation of Difficult Ankle and Hindfoot Arthrodeses," Comprehensive Surgery of Primary and Revision Total Joint Arthroplasty, Steamboat Springs, Colorado, January 8-10, 1999.

"The Treatment of Metatarsalgia and Metatarsophalangeal Insufficiency With the Weil Metatarsal Osteotomy," Annual Meeting of the North American Foot and Ankle Association, Charleston, South Carolina, May 13-16, 1999.

"Use of a Second-Generation Intramedullary Nail for Fixation of Difficult Ankle and Hindfoot Arthrodeses," Comprehensive Surgery of Primary and Revision Total Joint Arthroplasty, Vail, Colorado, January 9, 2000.

"Total Ankle Arthroplasty versus Medullary Nail Fixation for Difficult Ankle and Hindfoot Reconstruction." Crucial Decisions in Total Joint Replacement. Southampton, Bermuda, May 20, 2000.

"Medullary Nail Fixation for Ankle and Hindfoot Arthrodesis." Biomet Regional Focus Meeting, Warsaw, Kentucky, September 23, 2000.

"The Implantable Bone Growth Stimulator for Ankle and Hindfoot Arthrodesis." EBI Physicians' Foot and Ankle Forum, Parsippany, New Jersey, November 10, 2000.

"Arthroplasty and Arthrodesis Options for the Ankle and Hindfoot." 11th Annual Winter Total Joint and Sports Medicine Symposium, Steamboat Springs, Colorado, January 11-14, 2001.

"The use of Ambulatory Surgical Care Centers for Orthopaedic Surgery." Instructional Course Lecture #261. Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, California, March 1, 2001.

"Arthroplasty and Arthrodesis Options for the Ankle and Hindfoot." Annual Comprehensive Orthopaedic Reconstruction and Sports Medicine Meeting, Vail, Colorado, January 2002.

"Arthroplasty and Arthrodesis Options for the Ankle and Hindfoot." Annual Comprehensive Orthopaedic Reconstruction and Sports Medicine Meeting, Park City, Utah, January 2003.

"Addressing Foot and Ankle Injuries Common to the Workplace." Quarterly Meeting of the Kentucky Occupational and Environmental Medicine Association, Louisville, KY June 2, 2003.

"Emerging Technology for the Treatment of Chronic Plantar Fasciitis." Fall Meeting of the Kentucky Orthopaedic Society, September 9, 2003.

"Implantable Electrical Bone Stimulation." EBI Foot and Ankle Forum, Parsippany, New Jersey, November 7, 2003.

"New Ideas and Techniques in Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgery." EBI Foot and Ankle Forum, Parsippany, New Jersey, November 7, 2003.

"Treatment of Nonunions of the Foot and Ankle." Union Memorial Hospital and Mercy Medical Center Fellowship Alumni Meeting, Snowbird, Utah, January 28, 2005.

"Orthobiologic Treatment of Foot and Ankle Nonunions." American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Thirty-fifth Annual Winter Meeting, Washington, D.C., February 26, 2005.

“Arthroplasty and Arthrodesis Options for the Ankle and Hindfoot”, American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society 22nd Annual Summer Meeting, LaJolla, California, July 13 – 15, 2006.

 "Indications and Surgical Technique for the Propeller Head Cannulated Screw Systems”, American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society 22nd Annual Summer Meeting, LaJolla, California, July 13 – 15, 2006.

“Surgical Technique and Fixation Methods for Forefoot and Midfoot Arthrodesis.” Advanced Techniques in Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstruction.  Phoenix, Arizona.  February 20-21, 2009.

“Applications of Medullary Nailing in Foot and Ankle Surgery.”  Advanced Techniques in Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstruction.  Phoenix, Arizona.  February 20-21, 2009.

“Medullary Nailing: Past, Present and Future.”  Advanced Techniques in Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstruction.  Phoenix, Arizona.  February 20-21, 2009.

“Complex Midfoot Procedures and Case Studies.”  Advanced Techniques in Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstruction.  Phoenix, Arizona.  February 20-21, 2009.

“Technique Review and Cadaveric Workshop:  FDL Tendon Transfer, Calcaneal Osteotomy, Lateral Column Lengthening”, Foot and Ankle Masters Course, Nashville, Tennessee, January 15, 2011.

“Assessment and Treatment of Flatfoot Deformity Due to Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency”, Foot and Ankle Masters Course, Nashville, Tennessee, January 15, 2011.

“Fixation for Akin and Other Osteotomies”, Foot and Ankle Masters Course, Nashville, Tennessee, January 15, 2011.

 “Fixation for Akin Osteotomies”, Biannual Meeting of the Baltimore Foot and Ankle Fellowship Alumni, Breckenridge, Colorado, March 16 – 20, 2011.

“Evaluation and Treatment After Podiatric Failure”, North American Foot and Ankle Association, St. Louis, Missouri, April 28 – May 2, 2011.

“Live Surgical Demonstration of Fixation Options for Forefoot Osteotomy:  The Arthrex Plaple Technique”, Mobile Arthrex Surgical Laboratory, Annual Meeting of the North American Foot and Ankle Association, St. Louis, Missouri, April 29, 2011.

“Clinical Results of Osteotomy Fixation with the Arthrex Plaple”, Second Annual North American Foot and Ankle Symposium, Naples, Florida, June 24, 2011.

“Percutaneous Balloon Calcaneoplasty”, North American Foot and Ankle Association, Rapid City, South Dakota, May 30 – June 2, 2012.

“Use of Large Allografts for Ankle and Hindfoot Arthrodesis”, American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, 28th Annual Summer Meeting, San Diego, California, June 20 – 23, 2012.

“The Role of Bone Morphogenetic Protein in High Risk Foot and Ankle Arthrodesis”, American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, 28th Annual Summer Meeting, San Diego, California, June 20 – 23, 2012.

“Orthobiologics: Making Sense of Bone Graft Alternatives”, American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, 28th Annual Summer Meeting, San Diego, California, June 20 – 23, 2012.

 

SYMPOSIUM MODERATOR
"New Techniques in Managing Nonunions about the Foot and Ankle." American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Thirty-fifth Annual Winter Meeting, Washington, D.C., February 26, 2005.

“Hardware Systems for Management of Pilon Fractures and Ankle Fusions.”  Advanced Techniques in Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstruction.  Phoenix, Arizona.  February 20-21, 2009.

“Cadaver Lab Instruction and Hands-On Technical Skills:  Plating and Medullary Nails for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction.”  Advanced Techniques in Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstruction.  Phoenix, Arizona.  February 20-21, 2009.

GRANTS
Humana Orthopaedic Centers of Excellence Grant"Clinical and Experimental Basis for Compartment Syndromes of the Foot" AAOS Summer Institute Seattle, Washington 1992 $750

Humana Orthopaedic Centers of Excellence Grant "Operative Treatment of Lisfranc Fracture-Dislocations" AAOS Summer Institute Seattle, Washington 1992 $750

Humana Orthopaedic Centers of Excellence Grant "Triple Arthrodesis of the Foot with Autogenous Bone Graft, Instructional Videotape AAOS Comprehensive Foot Review Course Chicago, Illinois November, 1994 $1000

RESEARCH IN PROGRESS
Quill G.: Bioabsorbable Calcaneus Fracture Fixation.

Quill G.: Development and Refinement of a Viable Implant for Total Ankle Arthroplasty.

Quill G.: Joint Replacement Arthroplasty for Hallux Rigidus.

Quill G., Myerson M., and Cavanaugh P.: Identification of Prognostic Indicators in Diabetic/Charcot Lower Extremity Arthropathy.

Quill G., Asdourian P., and Hammerberg K.: Intraspinal Ganglioneuroma as a Cause of Scoliosis in a Patient Previously Treated for Neuroblastoma.

Quill G:  Balloon Reduction of Displaced Calcaneus Fractures.

Quill G., Myerson M.: Crush Injuries of the Foot.

Quill G., Myerson M.: Sesamoiditis After Forefoot Reconstructive Surgery.

Quill G., Myerson M.: Pedobarographic Analysis After Hallux Amputation.

Quill G.: Bioabsorbable Pin Fixation in Correction of Hammertoe Deformity.

Quill G.:  Development of a Stainless Steel Fixation Device for Metadiaphyseal Osteotomies, Fractures.

COMMUNITY SERVICE
WDRB Television, Arthritis Foundation Telethon, 1991.

WDRB Television, news interview, "Breakaway Bases and the Prevention of Softball Sliding Injuries", May, 1992.

WAVE Television, news interview, "Breakaway Bases and the Prevention of Softball Sliding Injuries", May, 1992.

"Breaking the Mold: Louisville Doctor Urging Youth Leagues to Use 'Safer' Bases", interview published in Inside the Turret Newspaper, Fort Knox, Kentucky, June 18, 1992.

Louisville Chapter, Arthritis Foundation, presentation, "Surgical Management of Arthritis in the Foot and Ankle", April 13, 1994.

Vice President, Mockingbird Gardens Homeowners Association, 1997-1999.

WAVE-3 interview with Eldora Jackson: "New Orthopaedic Surgical Techniques for the Management of Ankle Arthritis," September 27, 2000.

Holy Spirit School Board, 2001-present.

Alternate Delegate to the KMA House of Delegates, May 2001 to May 2002.

Delegate to the KMA House of Delegates, May 2002 to May 2004.

Staff Physician and Orthopaedic Surgeon:  The Healing Place.  Louisville, Kentucky.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS
Bilingual (English and Spanish)
Certified in Basic Technique A.O./A.S.I.F.
Certified in Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support

REFERENCES
Available Upon Request.

Disclosure Statement

Dr. Quill is a leader in the specialty of foot and ankle surgery.  He is frequently invited to deliver lectures, conduct workshops and provide product development expertise for the medical device industry.  He is compensated for his time spent as a consultant and also receives royalties for products he has invented or helped develop.  He does not receive any direct compensation for devices used for his patients. Dr. Quill is also a shareholder in the Louisville Orthopaedic Surgery Center.



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