955 Lane Avenue , STE 100
Chula Vista, CA 91914

619.754.2260
7AM to 5PM, M-F

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Harbinder S. Chadha, MD

(Orthopedics)
Curriculum Vitae

SYNERGY SPECIALISTS MEDICAL GROUP

955 Lane Ave

Suite 200

Chula Vista, CA 91914

Business: 619-421-3400

Fax: 619-421-3557

http://synergysmg.com/

Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
Subspecialty: Adult Reconstruction (Joint Replacement)

Board Certification: American Board Orthopaedic Surgery-2004

EDUCATION:
Fellowship: Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation in Adult Reconstruction, La Jolla, CA 1998-1999
Residency: Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (RH Fitzgerald, Jr., MD), 1994-1998
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Internship: Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 1992-1994
Research: Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (RH Fitzgerald, Jr., MD), 1991-1992
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Graduate: Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 1986-1991
Baccalaureate: Bachelor of Science, Summa Cum Laude, Alma College, Alma, MI 1982-1984

LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION:
2004 American Board Orthopaedic Surgery
1997 State of California (#G084284)
1993 National Board of Medical Examiners

STAFF POSITIONS:
Senior Staff: Sharp Memorial Hospital
Junior Staff: Sharp Chula Vista Hospital
Team Physician for United States Olympic Training Center

COMMITTEES:
2006-2007 Sharp Memorial Orthopaedic Supervisory Committee
2004-2007 Sharp System Orthopaedic Physicain Advisory Committee
2000-2007 Sharp Memorial Hospital Trauma Committee

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
American Medical Association
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
Western Orthopaedic Association
California Orthopaedic Association
California Medical Association
San Diego County Medical Association

HONORS AND AWARDS:
1993 AOA – Zimmer Annual Awards – Alternate, Adult Reconstruction, Coronado, CA
1994 Wyeth – Ayerst Resident Reporter Program for AAOS Annual Meeting: 1994

GRANT SUPPORT:
Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation 1993 – 1995
Immunological Responses to Implant Materials in Total Joint Replacement
Associated Investigator: Wooley PH, Petersen SA, Chadha HS, Fitzgerald RH

PUBLICATIONS:
Original Observations in Refereed Journals
1Chadha HS: Limiting Homologous Blood Transfusions with Erythropoiesis. Resident and Staff Phy: 19-21, July 1994.

Chadha HS, Wooley PW, Sud S, Fitzgerald RH: Cellular Proliferation and Cytokine Response to Polymethylmethacrylate Particles with Cemented Total Joint Arthroplasty. Inflamm Res 44:145-151, 1995.

3 Chadha HS, Pomeroy G, Manoli A: Radiologic Signs of Unilateral Pes Planus. Foot and Ankle Int 18(9):603-4, September 1997.

Submitted for Publication
1. Chadha HS, Cornicelli SF, Mammen EF, Fitzgerald RH: Autotransfusion and Hemostasis in Elective Hip Replacement. Submitted to Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research.

2. Chadha HS, Wooley PW, Waiter P, Sud S, Smith FE, Fitzgerald RH: Experimental Acute Hematogenous Osteomyelitis in Mice (NIH 5 R01 AR26928). Submitted to Journal of Orthopaedic Research.

3. Chadha HS, Metalic TM, Teitge RA: Anterior Knee Pain and Rotational Parameters of the Lower Extremity. Submitted to Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research.

Published Abstracts
1. Chadha HS, Wooley PH, Fitzgerald RH: Cellular Proliferation and Cytokine Responses to Polymethylmethacrylate Following Joint Replacement. Orthopaedic Transactions, 17(3): 705-706, 1993.

2. Chadha HS, Cornicelli SF, Mammen EF, Fitzgerald RH: Autotransfusion and Hemostasis in Elective Hip Replacement. Orthopaedic Transactions, 17(3):1154-1155, 1993.

3. Chadha HS, Pomeroy G, Manoli A: Radiologic Signs of Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency. Orthopaedic Transactions, 20(l):197-198, 1996.

PRESENTATIONS:
Invited and/or Refereed International or National Meetings
1. Chadha HS, Wooley PH, Fitzgerald RH: Cellular Proliferation and Cytokine Responses to Polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) Following Joint Replacement. Poster Exhibit, American College of Rheumatology, Atlanta, GA, 1992.

2. Chadha HS, Cornicelli SF, Mammen EF, Fitzgerald RH: Effect of Autotransfused Blood on Hemostasis of Hip Arthroplasty Patients. Poster Exhibit, AAOS Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 1993.