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Gary G. Poehling, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

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4.7 out of 5

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Gary G. Poehling, M.D.

Professor,

Clinical Specialties

Peripheral Nerve Repair, Lower Extremity Trauma, Arthroscopy of the shoulder and knee, Adolescent Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy of the shoulder/elbow/wrist, Robotic Partial Knee Resurfacing, Arthroscopic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Hand Surgery, Total Joint Replacement, Sports Medicine

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New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
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Education & Training

  • B.S., Marquette University , 1964
  • M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin , 1968
  • Internship, Surgery, Duke University Hospital, 1969
  • Residency, Surgery, Duke University Hospital, 1970
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Hospital, 1974
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Lenox Baker Childrens Hosp, 1975
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Hospital, 1976

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery

Memberships

  • Int'L Society Of The Knee
  • Am Academy Of Orthopaedic Surg
  • North Carolina Medical Society
  • Piedmont Orthopedic Society
  • Robert P. Kelly Orthopaedic So
  • Southeastern Hand Club
  • Southern Medical Association
  • Am Assn Of University Professo
  • Am Medical Assn
  • Am Soc Of Surgery Of The Foot
  • Am Soc Of Surgery Of The Hand
  • Anthroscopy Assn Of North Amer
  • Bowman Gray Ortho Alumni Assn
  • Alpha Kappa Kappa Marq Med Sch
  • Alpha Sigma Nu
  • Forsyth-Davie-Stokes Medical S
  • Int'l Assn Of Arthroscopy
  • Int'l Arthroscopy Assn of NA

NPI Number

  • 1437133816
Gary G. Poehling, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

81 Ratings
5 Comments

Gary G. Poehling, M.D.

Professor, Orthopaedics
Institute for Regenerative Medicine

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Academic: 336-716-8085 | Department: 336-716-8200

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Recent Publications

Mofidi A, Veravalli K, Jinnah RH, Poehling GG. Association and impact of patellofemoral dysplasia on patellofemoral arthropathy and arthroplasty. Knee. 2014;21(2):509-513.

Bhandari M, Tornetta P III, Rampersad SA, Sprague S, Heels-Ansdell D, Sanders DW, Schemitsch EH, Swiontkowski M, Walter S, Webb LX, Teasdall RD, Birkedal JP, Martin DF, Ruch DS, Kilgus DJ, Pollock DC, Harris MB,. (Sample) size matters! An examination of sample size from the SPRINT trial study to prospectively evaluate reamed intramedullary nails in patients with tibial fractures. J Orthop Trauma. 2013;27(4):183-189.

Plate JF, Mofidi A, Mannava S, Smith BP, Lang JE, Poehling GG, Conditt MA, Jinnah RH. Achieving accurate ligament balancing using robotic-assisted unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. Adv Orthop. 2013;2013():837167.

Whitlock PW, Seyler TM, Northam CN, Smith TL, Poehling GG, Koman LA, Van Dyke ME. Effect of cyclic strain on tensile properties of a naturally derived, decellularized tendon scaffold seeded with allogeneic tenocytes and associated messenger RNA expression. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2013;22(3):224-232.

Whitlock PW, Seyler TM, Parks GD, Ornelles DA, Smith TL, Van Dyke ME, Poehling GG. A novel process for optimizing musculoskeletal allograft tissue to improve safety, ultrastructural properties, and cell infiltration. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012;94(16):1458-1467.

Wiesler ER, Sarlikiotis T, Rogers S, Papadonikolakis A, Poehling GG. Arthroscopic debridement for osteochondral injury of the elbow trochlea: a case report with a long-term follow-up. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011;20(2):e18-e22.

Koman LA, Poehling GG, Smith BP, Smith TL, Chloros G. Complex regional pain syndrome In: Wolfe SW, Hotchkiss RN, Pederson WC, Kozin SH, eds. Green's operative hand surgery, vol 2. 6th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier/Churchill Livingstone;2011: 1959-1988.

Mofidi A, Shields JS, Tan JS, Poehling GG, Stubbs AJ. Use of intraoperative computed tomography scanning in determining the magnitude of arthroscopic osteochondroplasty. Arthroscopy. 2011;27(7):1005-1013.

Simunovic N, Walter S, Devereaux PJ, Sprague S, Guyatt GH, Schemitsch E, Tornetta P III, Sanders D, Swiontkowski M, Bhandari M, Webb LX, Teasdall RD, Birkedal JP, Martin DF, Ruch DS, Kilgus DJ, Pollock DC, Harris MB, Wiesler ER,. Outcomes assessment in the SPRINT multicenter tibial fracture trial: adjudication committee size has trivial effect on trial results. J Clin Epidemiol. 2011;64(9):1023-1033.

Bak K, Wiesler ER, Poehling GG. Consensus statement on shoulder instability. Arthroscopy. 2010;26(2):249-255.

Busse JW, Bhandari M, Guyatt GH, Heels-Ansdell D, Mandel S, Sanders D, Schemitsch E, Swiontkowski M, Tornetta P III, Wai E, Walter SD, Webb LX, Teasdall RD, Birkedal JP, Martin DF, Ruch DS, Kilgus DJ, Pollock DC, Harris MB,. Use of both short musculoskeletal function assessment questionnaire and short form-36 among tibial-fracture patients was redundant. J Clin Epidemiol. 2009;62(11):1210-1217.

Chloros GD, Wiesler ER, Poehling GG. Current concepts in wrist arthroscopy. Arthroscopy. 2008;24(3):343-354.

Papadonikolakis A, Wiesler ER, Olympio MA, Poehling GG. Avoiding catastrophic complications of stroke and death related to shoulder surgery in the sitting position. Arthroscopy. 2008;24(4):481-482.

Mahirogullari M, Chloros GD, Wiesler ER, Ferguson C, Poehling GG. Osteochondritis dissecans of the humeral head. Joint Bone Spine. 2008;75(2):226-228.

Whitlock PW, Smith TL, Shilt JS, Poehling GG, Van Dyke ME. A tissue-engineered tendon scaffold [abstract]. Tissue Eng Part A. 2008;14(5):698.

Brand R, Buckwalter JA, Wright TM, Canale ST, Cooney WP III, D'Ambrosia R, Frassica FJ, Grana WA, Koman LA, Poehling GG, et al. Patient care, professionalism, and relations with industry [editorial]. Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):11-12.

Brand R, Buckwalter JA, Wright TM, Canale ST, Cooney WP III, D'Ambrosia R, Frassica FJ, Grana WA, Koman LA, Poehling GG, et al. Patient care, professionalism, and relations with industry [editorial]. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2008;17(2):67-68.

Sanders R, Brand R, Buckwalter JA, Wright TM, Canale ST, Cooney WP III, D'Ambrosia R, Frassica FJ, Koman LA, Poehling GG, et al. Patient care, professionalism and relations with industry [editorial]. J Orthop Trauma. 2008;22(2):79-80.

Brand R, Buckwalter JA, Wright TM, Canale ST, Cooney WP III, D'Ambrosia R, Grana WA, Heckman JD, Koman LA, Poehling GG, et al. Patient care, professionalism, and relations with industry [editorial]. J Orthop Res. 2008;26(3):279-280.

Whitlock P, Seyler T, Smith T, Poehling G, Koman LA. Effect of strain on a novel cell-seeded scaffold for tendon and ligament reconstruction [abstract]. In: Program Book of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society; 2008 Mar 2-5; San Francisco (CA). 2008;():1476.

Whitlock P, Poehling G, Smith T, VanDyke M, Shilt J. Development, characterization, and cell-seeding of a naturally-derived scaffold for tendon and ligament resconstruction [abstract]. In: Program Book of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society; 2008 Mar 2-5; San Francisco (CA). 2008;():1481.

Brand R, Buckwalter JA, Wright TM, Canale ST, Cooney WP III, D'Ambrosia R, Frassica FJ, Koman LA, Poehling GG, et al. Patient care, professionalism, and relations with industry [editorial]. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2008;16(1):1-3.

Bhandari M, Guyatt G, Tornetta P III, Schemitsch EH, Swiontkowski M, Sanders D, Walter SD, Webb LX, Teasdall RD, Birkedal JP, Martin DF, Ruch DS, Kilgus DJ, Pollock DC, Harris MB, Wiesler ER, Ward WG, Shilt JS,. Randomized trial of reamed and unreamed intramedullary nailing of tibial shaft fractures. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008;90(12):2567-2578.

Whitlock PW, Smith TL, Poehling GG, Shilt JS, Van Dyke M. A naturally derived, cytocompatible, and architecturally optimized scaffold for tendon and ligament regeneration. Biomaterials. 2007;28(29):4321-4329.

Whitlock PW, Smith TL, Shilt JS, Poehling GG, Van Dyke ME. Development, characterization and cell-seeding of a novel biocompatible scaffold for tendon and ligament reconstruction [abstract]. FASEB J. 2007;21(5):A268.

Mahirogullari M, Ferguson CM, Whitlock PW, Stabile KJ, Poehling GG. Freeze-dried allografts for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Clin Sports Med. 2007;26(4):625-637.

Whitlock PW, Knutson J, Smith TL, Van Dyke ME, Shilt JS, Koman LA, Poehling GG. Effects of mechanical stimulation on a cell-seeded scaffold developed for tendon and ligament regeneration [abstract]. In: Transactions Online of the 6th Combined Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Societies; 2007 Oct 20-24; Honolulu (HI). 2007;():391.

Whitlock PW, Smith TL, Shilt JS, Van Dyke ME, Poehling GG. A novel scaffold for tendon and ligament regeneration derived from human allograft tissue [abstract]. In: Transactions Online of the 6th Combined Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Societies; 2007 Oct 20-24; Honolulu (HI). 2007;():188.

Whitlock PW, Smith TL, Shilt JS, Poehling GG, Van Dyke ME. Development of a biocompatible scaffold for tendon and ligament regeneration [abstract]. In: Transactions Online of the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Societies; 2007 Feb 11-14; San Diego (CA). 2007;32():0333.

Tracy MR, Wiesler ER, Poehling GG. Arthroscopic management of triangular fibrocartilage tears in the athlete. Oper Tech Sports Med. 2006;14(2):95-100.

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Professor, Orthopaedics

Clinical Specialties

Peripheral Nerve Repair, Lower Extremity Trauma, Arthroscopy of the shoulder and knee, Adolescent Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy of the shoulder/elbow/wrist, Robotic Partial Knee Resurfacing, Arthroscopic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Hand Surgery, Total Joint Replacement, Sports Medicine
Gary G. Poehling, M.D.

Gary G. Poehling, M.D.

Professor, Orthopaedics
Institute for Regenerative Medicine

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Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Gary G. Poehling, M.D.81 Ratings
5 Comments

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.9
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.8
Wait time at clinic
4.2



Patient Comments

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6/11/2014

He is just amazing!!

5/28/2014

good

4/30/2014

Dr. Poehling had previously performed rotator cuff surgery on my right shoulder 2 different times; in 1995 & 2003. I wanted him to do this surgery. I feel he is the best I know of to do this surgery.

4/21/2014

*Dr. Gary Poehling is of highest qualified and most thorough of any other doctors. I can trust him. #10. Better.

3/17/2014

Reassuring.

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