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

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4.8 out of 5

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Gary G. Poehling, M.D.

Professor,

Clinical Interests

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, Sports Medicine

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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

Memberships

  • Int'L Society Of The Knee
  • Am Academy Of Orthopaedic Surg
  • Little Orthopaedic Club
  • 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

4.8 out of 5

295 Ratings
42 Comments
 

Gary G. Poehling, M.D.

Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Research Interests

Arthroscopy; Rotator Cuff; Anterior Cruciate Ligament; Shoulder Joint; Periodicals as Topic
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Recent Publications

Can self-report instruments of shoulder function capture functional differences in older adults with and without a rotator cuff tear?. Vidt ME, Santago AC II, Hegedus EJ, Marsh AP, Tuohy CJ, Poehling GG, Freehill MT, Miller ME, Saul KR.. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2016;29():90-99.

Assessments of fatty infiltration and muscle atrophy from a single magnetic resonance image slice are not predictive of 3-dimensional measurements. Vidt ME, Santago AC II, Tuohy CJ, Poehling GG, Freehill MT, Kraft RA, Marsh AP, Hegedus EJ, Miller ME, Saul KR.. Arthroscopy. 2016;32(1):128-139.

A systematic approach to predicting the risk of unicompartmental knee arthroplasty revision. Zhang G, Smith BP, Plate JF, Casanova R, Hsu FC, Li J, Xia L, Li KC, Poehling GG, Zhou X.. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2016;24(6):991-999.

The effects of a rotator cuff tear on activities of daily living in older adults: a kinematic analysis. Vidt ME, Santago AC II, Marsh AP, Hegedus EJ, Tuohy CJ, Poehling GG, Freehill MT, Miller ME, Saul KR.. J Biomech. 2016;49(4):611-617.

Quantitative analysis of three-dimensional distribution and clustering of intramuscular fat in muscles of the rotator cuff. Santago AC II, Vidt ME, Tuohy CJ, Poehling GG, Freehill MT, Jordan JH, Kraft RA, Saul KR.. Ann Biomed Eng. 2016;44(7):2158-2167.

Short-term outcomes of robotically assisted patello-femoral arthroplasty. Turktas U, Piskin A, Poehling GG.. Int Orthop. 2016;40(5):919-924.

Obesity has no effect on outcomes following unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. Plate JF, Augart MA, Seyler TM, Bracey DN, Hoggard A, Akbar M, Jinnah RH, Poehling GG.. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2015;():.

A randomized trial of diagnostic ultrasound to improve outcomes in focal neuropathies. Cartwright MS, Griffin LP, Dowlen H, Bargoil JM, Caress JB, Li ZJ, Defranzo AJ Jr, Wiesler ER, Tuohy CJ, Balakrishnan N, Molnar JA, Baute V, Koman LA, Poehling GG, Walker FO.. Muscle Nerve. 2015;52(5):746-753.

Retrospective clinical and radiological outcomes after robotic assisted bicompartmental knee arthroplasty. Tamam C, Plate JF, Augart M, Poehling GG, Jinnah RH.. Adv Orthop. 2015;2015():747309.

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

Robotic-assisted unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. Tamam C, Poehling GG.. Sports Med Arthrosc Rev. 2014;22(4):219-222.

Effect of arthritis in other compartment after unicompartmental arthroplasty. Mofidi A, Lu B, Plate JF, Lang JE, Poehling GG, Jinnah RH.. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2014;24(5):805-812.

(Sample) size matters! An examination of sample size from the SPRINT trial study to prospectively evaluate reamed intramedullary nails in patients with tibial fractures. 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,.. J Orthop Trauma. 2013;27(4):183-189.

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

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

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

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

Complex regional pain syndrome. Koman LA, Poehling GG, Smith BP, Smith TL, Chloros G. 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.

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

Outcomes assessment in the SPRINT multicenter tibial fracture trial: adjudication committee size has trivial effect on trial results. 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,.. J Clin Epidemiol. 2011;64(9):1023-1033.

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

Use of both short musculoskeletal function assessment questionnaire and short form-36 among tibial-fracture patients was redundant. 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,.. J Clin Epidemiol. 2009;62(11):1210-1217.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Randomized trial of reamed and unreamed intramedullary nailing of tibial shaft fractures. 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,.. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008;90(12):2567-2578.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Initial biomechanical properties of staple-anchor Achilles tendon allograft and interference screw bone-patellar tendon-bone autograft fixation for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in a cadaveric model. Farmer JM, Lee CA, Curl WW, Martin DF, Kortesis B, Poehling GG.. Arthroscopy. 2006;22(10):1040-1045.

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Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Interests

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, Sports Medicine
Gary G. Poehling, M.D.

Gary G. Poehling, M.D.

Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Institute for Regenerative Medicine

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Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

Gary G. Poehling, M.D.295 Ratings
42 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
4.8
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.8
Wait time at clinic
4.3



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

7/30/2016

I was happy overall with this provider but there was a delay in his looking at my x-ray and MRI to to his not being able to locate it on the computer. One of my issues was a torn meniscus but I didn't learn much about it. The other problems, the osteoarthritis, was well explained to me.

7/26/2016

Doctor very friendly and explained my next step

7/20/2016

Good.

7/16/2016

He is a good doctor.

6/29/2016

Dr Poehling is one in a million

6/22/2016

Dr.Poehling is an excellent physician! I have been seeing him for 30 years and have recommended him to many of my acquaintances.

6/21/2016

Dr. Poehling is the consummate professional as a surgeon

6/17/2016

I have alot of confidence in Dr Poehling

6/13/2016

A very professional but humble man. God bless him.

6/2/2016

One of the best doctors I have had contact with!

5/3/2016

Dr. Gary Poehling is an excellent physician and surgeon. He is genuinely concerned about his patients' care and health.

4/13/2016

Outstanding in every way! I would highly recommend *Dr. Poehling.

3/16/2016

He talked more to the person transcribing his treatment than directly to me.

3/16/2016

Excellent experience.

3/10/2016

*Dr. Poehling is an excellent physician/surgeon I wish him well in retirement - He will be missed.

3/4/2016

OK.

3/2/2016

Excellent

2/25/2016

*Dr. Poehling is one of kind, intelligence, good common since, speaks to you, ask and answers question well.

2/24/2016

I could not ask for better care than what I get from *Dr. Poehling and *Mr. Rudical.

2/17/2016

Dr. Gary Poehling is an excellent physician. He is concerned about his patients and he strives to make sure patients fully understand his diagnoses and explanations.

2/15/2016

*Dr. Gary Poehling is a caring, professional, excellent, and thorough physician.

2/15/2016

*Dr. Gary Poehling is an excellent physician. I'm grateful to have him as a provider to me -

2/12/2016

*Dr. Poehling and *Hal Rudiscil are awesome!!

1/11/2016

A good experience!!

1/8/2016

Easy to talk with.

1/7/2016

I was well pleased -

1/7/2016

#10. Need to include extremely the best.

1/5/2016

This doctor is professional, concerned about my problem, wanted to get to the reason for my excruciating pain ( broken bones), & provide a solution for healing. He is the best orthopedic surgeon, Doctor, in this city!

1/3/2016

DR. Poehling is GREAT!!!!! All of his staff are GREAT !!!

1/1/2016

I was completely satisfied in every way.

12/31/2015

Dr. P is personable, attentive and knowledgeable. His three comments at our meeting have provided me with a better framework as I work through leg pain.

12/17/2015

Dr. Poehling is great

12/15/2015

Dr Peohling is AWESOME! Very professional. Great communications. Friendly and caring.

12/10/2015

*Dr. Poehling is the best.

11/18/2015

I have the highest regard for *Dr. Poehling & his staff. My quality of life has been greatly enhanced - No pain or very little. Thank *Dr. Poehling staff & God.

11/11/2015

Very good.

11/6/2015

In fact someone recommended him to me.

11/1/2015

Very thorough.

10/27/2015

I have been seeing Dr Poehling for 30 years he is wonderful caring doctor I would rate as the best.

10/2/2015

What a warm, kind, knowledgeable physician. He diagnosed the problem immediately and gave great alternative before having surgery. He instills trust by establishing a good rapport. Very pleased with him.

9/29/2015

Every time I visit the doctor is so very nice and concerned, love his interest in my health.

9/29/2015

In the middle of the visit Dr. Poehlin'g phone rang and he stepped outside to answer the call. I found that to be rude and unproffessional.

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