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Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.

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Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.

Professor, Orthopaedics

Clinical Specialties

Lower Extremity Trauma, Orthopaedic Traumatology and Rehabilitation, Foot Trauma, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Trauma Surgery, Orthopaedics, Rehabilitation, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Sports Medicine

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-8092
Department: 336-716-8200

Education & Training

  • B.A., Johns Hopkins University, 1979
  • M.D., Wayne State University School of Medicine, 1986
  • Sc.M., Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, 1982
  • Internship, Surgery, U Mississippi Hosp-Jackson, 1987
  • Internship, Orthopaedic Surgery, U Mississippi Hosp-Jackson, 1991
  • Fellowship, Mayo Clinic/Scottsdale, 1992

Board Certifications

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

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Orthopaedic Surg
  • North Carolina Medical Society
  • North Carolina Orthopedic Assn
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Assn
  • Southern Medical Association
  • Southern Orthopedic Assn
  • AO Alumni Association
  • Am Medical Assn
  • Am Ortho Foot & Ankle Society
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Forsyth-Davie-Stokes Medical S

NPI Number

  • 1720062110
Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.

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Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.

Professor, Orthopaedics

Research Interests

health services, research/outc

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-5929 | Department: 336-716-8200

Recent Publications

Halvorson JJ, Winter SB, Teasdall RD, Scott AT. Talar neck fractures: a systematic review of the literature. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2013;52(1):56-61.

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.

Evans DW, Scott AT, Teasdall RD, Smith BP, Howlett A, Connor-Kerr T, Sparks JL. Mechanical properties of lower limb dermis following static and cyclic compression. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2012;48():104-111.

Foote KM, Teasdall RD, Tanaka ML, Scott AT. First metatarsophalangeal arthrodesis: a biomechanical comparison of three fixation constructs. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2012;21(4):223-231.

Halvorson JJ, Anz A, Langfitt M, Deonanan JK, Scott A, Teasdall RD, Carroll EA. Vascular injury associated with extremity trauma: initial diagnosis and management. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2011;19(8):495-504.

Teasdall RD. Principles of debridement In: Volgas DA, Harder Y, eds. Manual of soft-tissue management in orthopaedic trauma. Davos (Switzerland): AO Foundation;2011: 87-91.

Teasdall RD. Role of fracture stabilization In: Volgas DA, Harder Y, eds. Manual of soft-tissue management in orthopaedic trauma. Davos (Switzerland): AO Foundation;2011: 96-97.

Teasdall RD, Long J. Primary and secondary wound closure In: Volgas DA, Harder Y, eds. Manual of soft-tissue management in orthopaedic trauma. Davos (Switzerland): AO Foundation;2011: 127-134.

Guggenheim M, Contaldo C, Steinstraber L, Al-Benna S, Teasdall RD. Complications related to tissue coverage In: Volgas DA, Harder Y, eds. Manual of soft-tissue management in orthopaedic trauma. Davos (Switzerland): AO Foundation;2011: 215-222.

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.

Teasdall RD. Midfoot arthritis: nonoperative treatment and arthrodesis In: Coetzee JC, Hurwitz SR, eds. Arthritis and arthroplasty: the foot and ankle. Philadelphia: Sanders/Elsevier;2010: 285-292.

Apel PJ, Crane D, Northam CN, Callahan M, Smith TL, Teasdall RD. Effect of selective sensory denervation on fracture-healing: an experimental study of rats. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009;91(12):2886-2895.

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.

Barnett TM, Teasdall RD. Bilateral lateral process fracture of the talus in a motocross rider. Foot Ankle Int. 2008;29(2):245-247.

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.

Teasdall RD, Allen PG. Surgical fixation of navicular body fractures. Tech Foot Ankle Surg. 2007;6(2):108-112.

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Professor, Orthopaedics

Clinical Specialties

Lower Extremity Trauma, Orthopaedic Traumatology and Rehabilitation, Foot Trauma, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Trauma Surgery, Orthopaedics, Rehabilitation, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Sports Medicine