Ganesh M.V. Kamath, MD

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics

Sports Medicine and Shoulder & Elbow

 

UNC Orthopaedics (Carolina Pointe II)
6011 Farrington Road
Suite 201
Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Appointments
Phone: (984) 974-5700
Referral Fax: (919) 966-7956

Provider Office
Phone: (984) 974-7465
Fax: (984) 974-7470

  • BS: Johns Hopkins University
  • MD: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
  • Residency: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
  • Fellowship (Sports Medicine): University of Utah

Clinical

  • Soft tissue trauma of the shoulder and knee
  • Sports medicine
2016-present Associate Professor of Orthopaedics; UNC School of Medicine
  • Leonard Marmor Arthritis Foundation Resident Research Award, Washington University School of Medicine
  • Resident Teaching Award, Washington University School of Medicine

(see entire list available at PubMed)

  • Kamath G, Galatz LM, Keener JD, et al. Tendon integrity and functional outcome after arthroscopic repair of high-grade partial-thickness supraspinatus tears. J Bone Joint Surg Am 91(5):1055-1062, 2009.
  • Clohisy J, Kamath G, Byrd G, et al. Clinical follow-up compliance in total joint arthroplasty patients. J Bone Joint Surg Am 90(9):1848-1854, 2008.
  • Chen RC, Shia DS, Kamath GV, et al. Troublesome stress fractures of the foot and ankle. Sports Med Arthrosc 14(4):246-251, 2006.
  • Dobbs MB, Lenke LG, Kim YJ, Kamath G, et al. Selective posterior thoracic fusions for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: comparison of hooks vs. pedicle screws. Spine 31(20):2400-2404, 2006.

Presentations

  • Rosenfeld S, Kamath G, Millis M, et al. PAO in patients older than 40 years. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, CA, March 2008. (poster)
  • Rosenfeld S, Kamath G, Millis M, et al. PAO in patients older than 40 years. Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, Orlando, FL, April 2008. (poster)
  • Kamath G, Clohisy J, Kim, YJ, et al. Periacetabular osteotomy for the treatment of mild acetabular dysplasia. Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, Orlando, FL, April 2008. (poster)
  • Kamath G, Galatz LM, Keener J, et al. Healing rate of partial-thickness rotator cuff tears after arthroscopic takedown and repair. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Diego, CA, February 2007. (podium)
  • Kamath G, Galatz LM, Keener J, et al. Healing rate of partial-thickness rotator cuff tears after arthroscopic takedown and repair. Closed meeting of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, Chicago, IL, September 2006. (podium)
  • Kamath G, Ricci WM, Borrelli J. Stability of intertrochanteric femur fracture fixation: A critical analysis of extramedullary vs.intramedullary implants and the effect of lesser trochanter comminution. Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Phoenix, AZ, October 2006. (podium)
Ganesh Kamath, MD
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