Orthopaedic Surgeon: Michael S. Bednar, MD, FAAOS | Loyola Medicine

Michael S. Bednar, MD, FAAOS

Michael S. Bednar, MD, FAAOS

Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation

Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hand Problem
  • Hand Problems In Children
  • Wrist Problem

About Dr. Bednar

Interests
Family Time, Dogs, Fly Fishing, Skiing

Medical Education

Medical School
Harvard Medical School
Residency
Hospital for Special Surgery/Cornell University - Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship
  • Indiana Hand Center - Surgery: Hand Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Hand Surgery, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Subspecialty

Research

  • Management of Upper Extremities in Tetraplegia: Current Concepts. Bednar, MS; Woodside, JC, The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Connecting the wrist to the hand: A simulation study exploring changes in thumb-tip endpoint force following wrist surgery. Nichols, JA; Bednar, MS; Wohlman, SJ; Murray, WM, Journal of Biomechanics
  • Management of Hand Fractures: Simple to Complex. Bernstein, RA; Bednar, MS; Williams, CS; Bindra, R, Instructional course lectures
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  • Posture-Dependent Corticomotor Excitability Differs Between the Transferred Biceps in Individuals With Tetraplegia and the Biceps of Nonimpaired Individuals. Peterson, CL; Rogers, LM; Bednar, MS; Bryden, AM; Keith, MW; Perreault, EJ; Murray, WM, Neurorehabilitation and neural repair
  • Voluntary activation of biceps-to-triceps and deltoid-to-triceps transfers in quadriplegia. Peterson, CL; Bednar, MS; Bryden, AM; Keith, MW; Perreault, EJ; Murray, WM, PLoS ONE
  • Conversion of external fixation to open reduction and internal fixation for complex distal radius fractures Natoli, R. M.; Baer, M. R.; Bednar, M. S., Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR
  • Decoupling the Wrist: A Cadaveric Experiment Examining Wrist Kinematics Following Midcarpal Fusion and Scaphoid Excision Nichols, J. A.; Bednar, M. S.; Havey, R. M.; Murray, W. M., JOURNAL OF APPLIED BIOMECHANICS
  • Interfascicular Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastasis to the Ulnar Nerve: A Case Report Humphries, L. S.; Baluch, D. A.; Nystrom, L. M.; Borys, D.; Bednar, M. S., Hand (New York, N.Y.)
  • Surgical Simulations Based on Limited Quantitative Data: Understanding How Musculoskeletal Models Can Be Used to Predict Moment Arms and Guide Experimental Design Nichols, J. A.; Bednar, M. S.; Murray, W. M., PLoS ONE
  • Tendon Transfers for Tetraplegia Bednar, M. S., Hand clinics
  • Wrist salvage procedures alter moment arms of the primary wrist muscles Nichols, J. A.; Bednar, M. S.; Havey, R. M.; Murray, W. M., Clinical biomechanics (Bristol, Avon)
  • Posture-dependent changes in corticomotor excitability of the biceps after spinal cord injury and tendon transfer. Peterson, CL; Rogers, LM; Mogk, JP; Bednar, MS; Bryden, AM; Keith, MW; Perreault, EJ; Murray, WM, Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference
  • Disruption of the radial/ulnar axis:congenital longitudinal deficiencies Bauer, A. S.; Bednar, M. S.; James, M. A., The Journal of hand surgery
  • In reply Gottschalk, H. P.; Light, T. R.; Bednar, M. S.; Kanauchi, Y., The Journal of hand surgery
  • Complications after the fractures of metacarpal and phalanges Balaram, A. K.; Bednar, M. S., Hand clinics
  • Epiphyseal bar resection and fat interposition for clinodactyly. Bednar, M. S.; Bindra, R. R.; Light, T. R., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • Radiologic case study. Hypothenar hammer syndrome. Taj, S.; Malamis, A. P.; Lomasney, L. M.; Demos, T. C.; Bednar, M. S., Orthopedics
  • Congenital longitudinal deficiency. Bednar, M. S.; James, M. A.; Light, T. R., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • Merkel cell tumor of the hand: report of two cases. Mikolyzk, D. K.; Bednar, M. S., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • Volar wedge grafting for scaphoid nonunion with collapse. Bindra, R.; Bednar, M.; Light, T., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • Your diagnosis? Scaphoid fracture. Basu, A.; Lomasney, L. M.; Demos, T. C.; Bednar, M. S., Orthopedics
  • Peripheral neuropathy in the hands of diabetic patients with lower extremity amputations Pinzur, M. S.; Labore, A.; Bednar, M., American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.)