J. Megan M. Patterson

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Hand & Microsurgery

 

UNC Orthopaedics (Ambulatory Care Center)
102 Mason Farm Road
Second Floor
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Phone:
(984) 974-5700

Fax:
(919) 966-7956

  • BSc: Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • MD: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
  • Residency: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
  • Fellowship (Hand & Upper Extremity): Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Clinical

  • Injuries to the hand
2016-present Associate Professor of Orthopaedics; UNC School of Medicine
  • Roy Peterson Award in Anatomy
  • Member, Alpha Omega Alpha

(see entire list available at PubMed)

  • Carlan D, Pratt J, Patterson JM, et al. The radial nerve in the brachium: An anatomic study in human cadavers. J Hand Surg 32(A):1177-1182, 2007.
  • Patterson JM, Jaggars MM, Booyer MI. Ulnar and median nerve palsy in long distance cyclists. A prospective study. Am J Sports Med 31(4):585-589, 2003.
  • Patterson JM, Novak CB, Mackinnon SE, et al. Needle-stick injuries among medical students. Am J Infect Control 31(4):226-230, 2003.
  • Patterson JM, Johnson MH, Zimanjic DB, et al. Characterization of Ly-6M, a novel member of the Ly-6 famly of hematopoetic proteins. Blood 95(10):3125-3132, 2000.
  • Novak CB, Patterson JM, Mackinnon SE. Evaluation of hand sensibility with single and double latex gloves. Plast Reconstr Surg 103(1):128-131, 1999.
  • Patterson JM, Novak CB, Mackinnon SE, et al. Surrgeons’ concerns and practices of protection against blood-borne pathogens. Ann Surg 228(2):266-272, 1998.

Presentations

  • Patterson JM, Boyer MI, Ricci W, et al. Hand trauma: A prospective evaluation of subjects transferred to a Level I trauma center. American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Las Vegas, NV, February 2009. (podium)
  • Patterson JM, Boyer MI, Ricci W, et al. Hand trauma: A prospective evaluation of subjects transferred to a Level I trauma center. American Society for Surgery ofo the Hand, Chicago, IL, September 2008. (podium)
  • Patterson JM, Galatz L, Toman J, et al. CT evaluation of extra-articular glenoid neck fractures: Does the glenoid medialize or does the scapula lateralize? American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, CA, February 2008. (poster)
  • Patterson JM, Galatz L, Toman J, et al. CT evaluation of extra-articular glenoid neck fractures: Does the glenoid medialize or does the scapula lateralize? Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Boston, MA, October 2007. (podium)
  • Address

    NC