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Member Since: Monday, November 15, 2010
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Location:   United States
Work History:   B. S. UCLA BioEngineering___
M.S.   MIT Mechanical Engineering___
M.D.   UCLA___
Orthopedic Residency USC___
Hand & Microsurgery Fellowship UCLA___
Board Certified Ortho & Hand Surgery
Most Advanced Degree:   MD MS
School:    UCLA
Graduation Year:   1986
Professional Licenses:   ABOS Board Certified
Issuing License Agency:   AAOS
Certifications, Awards, Patents, Publications & Other Education:   PUBLICATIONS
Barzilay Y, Schroeder JE, Safran O, Singer G, Hasharoni A, Hiller N, Gelfond R, Kaplan L: “Robotic assisted vertebral body augmentation-a radiation reduction tool”. Accepted for publication in Spine.

Singer G, Herron D, Herron B. “Exposure for the large C-arm versus the mini C-arm using hand/wrist and elbow phantoms: larger is less”. J Hand Surgery 36(4):628-31..

Singer G. “Radiation Exposure to the Hands of Hand Surgeons”. J Hand Surgery 30:795-797, July 2005.

Singer G. “Occupational Radiation Exposure to the Surgeon”. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 13:69-76, Jan/Feb 2005.

Singer G, Ashworth C: “Anatomic Variations and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome”. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 392:330-340, November 2001.

Patzakis MJ, Bains RS, Jackson L, Shepherd L, Singer G, Ressler R, Harvey F, Holtom P: “Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blind Study Comparing Single-Agent Antibiotic Therapy, Ciprofloxacin, to Combination Antibiotic Therapy in Open Fracture Wounds. J of Ortho Trauma 14(8):529-533, Nov 2000.

Singer G, Ebramzadeh E, Jones NF, Meals R: “Use of the Taguchi Method for Biomechanical Comparison of Flexor-Tendon-Repair Techniques to Allow Immediate Active Flexion. A New Method of Analysis and Optimization of Technique to Improve the Quality of the Repair” Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 80A:1498-1506, October 1998.

Headley BJ, Singer G: “Sifting Through CTS Symptoms”. Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation:41-45, June 1997.

Kao JT, Giangarra CE, Singer G, Martin S: “A Comparison of Outpatient and Inpatient Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Surgery”. Arthroscopy 11:151-156, 1995.

Davies JP, Singer G, Harris WH: “The effect of a thin coating of poly-methylmethacrylate on the torsional fatigue strength of the cement-metal interface. J Appl Biomater. 1992;3:45-9.
Experience:   Board Certified in Orthopedics

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