James A. Nunley, MD, MS

James A. Nunley, MD, MS
Honored Professor
Goldner Jones Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Duke University School of Medicine
James A Nunley, M.D. is the J. Leonard Goldner Endowed Professor and Chairman Emeritus of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Duke University Medical Center.
Dr. Nunley has served as President of the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, the Eastern Orthopaedic Association, the Southern Orthopaedic Association, the Orthopaedic Learning Center in Rosemont, Illinois, the North Carolina Orthopaedic Association, the North Carolina Society for Surgery of the Hand, the Hand Forum, and the Southeastern Hand Club. He was awarded honorary membership in the Israeli Foot and Ankle Society, the Swiss Foot and Ankle Society and the Hellenic Orthopaedic Society
Dr. Nunley has given more than 400 national and international presentations, and has authored more than 300 publications in peer-reviewed journals. Dr Nunley has authored two textbooks and sits on the editorial board of several Orthopaedic journals. Dr. Nunley has been the recipient of the prestigious American/British/Canadian Traveling Fellowship presented by the American Orthopaedic Association, and the Goldner Award for the most outstanding research paper and the Mann Award for the best clinical paper by the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society. Additionally he has received the Bassett Award as the outstanding teacher by the Duke orthopaedic residents.
Graduating from Duke University with a BS degree in Chemistry, he then attended Tulane University Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, completing his MS/MD degree. Dr. Nunley continued on to the University of California, Los Angeles to train for two years in general surgery, before completing his four year orthopaedic residency training at Duke Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. Dr Nunley then joined the Duke faculty in 1980. Dr. Nunley’s research is related to sports injuries of the foot and ankle, arthritis of the foot and ankle, and vascularized bone grafting.

All Sessions by James A. Nunley, MD, MS

Sunday, December 12, 2021
Foot & Ankle
11:30 AM - 11:40 AM
(10 min)
TOPIC TBD Foot & Ankle
2:28 PM - 2:48 PM
(20 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Complications Of Total Ankle Arthroplasty, Ankle Arthrodesis, IM Rod Vs. ORIF Foot & Ankle
5:05 PM - 5:05 PM
(0 min)
Panel: 20 -Year-Old Division I Soccer Player With Acute Grade III Lateral Ankle Sprain With A History Of Recurrent Ankle Sprains Foot & Ankle
Panel Moderator:Shepard R. Hurwitz, MD
5:05 PM - 5:11 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Acute Lateral Ligament Repair: Better Results In The Competitive Athlete Foot & Ankle
5:11 PM - 5:17 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Arthroscopic Repair & Reconstruction: The Evidence Is In - It's Time To Go Arthroscopic Foot & Ankle
5:17 PM - 5:23 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Nonoperative Treatment Then Late Open Brostrom-Gould: Best Long-Term Results Foot & Ankle
5:23 PM - 5:30 PM
(7 min)
Honored Professor Commentary: Ankle Sprains: What I Have Learned Through The Years Foot & Ankle
5:40 PM - 6:00 PM
(20 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Lightening Round: Ankle Instability, One Sentence Answers Foot & Ankle
Monday, December 13, 2021
Foot & Ankle
7:10 AM - 7:10 AM
(0 min)
Panel: 33-Year-Old Female Softball Player Runs Past First Base After A Homerun When She Hears A Sudden Pop & Pain In Her Right Ankle & Collapses Foot & Ankle
Panel Moderator:James W. Stone, MD
7:10 AM - 7:16 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Traditional, Open Direct Repair Avoids The Re-Rupture: My Results From The NBA Foot & Ankle
7:16 AM - 7:22 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Minimally Invasive Is The Way To Go: The Technology Is Here, Fewer Complications - My Results Foot & Ankle
7:22 AM - 7:28 AM
(6 min)
Pro: New Technology Makes It Happen: Step Up To What's Available To Make You Shine - 6 Tips, 6 Minutes Foot & Ankle
7:28 AM - 7:34 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Hold The Bard Parker! Nonoperative Treatment, Read The Literature: Let Me Show You The Way Foot & Ankle
7:34 AM - 7:40 AM
(6 min)
Honored Professor Commentary: The Achilles Tendon Rupture: What I Have Learned Through The Years Foot & Ankle
11:14 AM - 11:24 AM
(10 min)
Honored Professor Commentary: What I Have Learned About Osteochondral Lesions Of The Talus: My Approach Foot & Ankle
11:24 AM - 11:54 AM
(30 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Pes Planus & OCL Of The Talus Foot & Ankle

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