Robert D. Zura, MD

Robert D. Zura, MD
LSUHSC New Orleans
Dr. Robert D. Zura was named professor and department head of orthopaedic surgery at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, La. In 2016. He holds the Robert D’Ambrosia chair in orthopaedics.

Dr. Zura has more than 150 peer-reviewed publications. He has served in leadership positions in the South-Eastern Fracture Consortium, the Southern Orthopaedic Association, the Kuentscher Society, the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, the Louisiana Orthopaedic Association, the American Orthopaedic Association, and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. His clinical and research interests include outcomes of fracture management, intramedullary nailing, powdered gloves, nonunions and osteomyelitis.

Dr. Zura is married to Pediatrician, Marianne, and has three awesome kids. If you are looking for him outside of his professional life you can find him and Marianne walking their Australian shepherd, Skye, in Audubon Park. An enthusiastic NOLA transplant, Dr. Z enjoys all things New Orleans, travel, boating, dining, music, and, of course, sports.

All Sessions by Robert D. Zura, MD

TimeProgramTopicFaculty
Saturday, December 11, 2021
Foot & Ankle
5:42 PM - 6:00 PM
(18 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: My Way But Not Your Way: The Lisfranc, Calcaneus, & Talus Fractures & Complex Ankle Fractures With Syndesmotic Ligaments - Who Are The Last Ones Standing Foot & Ankle
Hip Arthroplasty
4:15 PM - 4:15 PM
(0 min)
Debate: 88-Year-Old Grandma Walking Her Ferret, Slips On Ice, Has Pain In The Thigh & Can't Get Up 2 Years After Her Total Hip Replacement Hip Arthroplasty
Debate Moderator:Robert D. Zura, MD
4:15 PM - 4:21 PM
(6 min)
Pro: It's Ok To Plate A 'Not Too Loose' Prosthesis With A Periprosthetic Fracture Hip Arthroplasty
4:21 PM - 4:27 PM
(6 min)
Pro: The Vancouver B-Type Periprosthetic Femur Fracture: Classifying & Understanding When To Revise The Prosthesis & Stabilize The Fracture Pattern - You Need To Do Both Hip Arthroplasty
Trauma
1:17 PM - 1:24 PM
(7 min)
Evolving Technique: Medial Plates: When I Use It & How I Do It, When To Add One Trauma
3:25 PM - 3:30 PM
(5 min)
Evolving Technique Update: The Periprosthetic Tibial Fracture: New Advances, New Thoughts, What I Have Learned - 5 Tips & Tricks In 5 Minutes Trauma
4:15 PM - 4:15 PM
(0 min)
Debate: 88-Year-Old Grandma Walking Her Ferret, Slips On Ice, Has Pain In The Thigh & Can't Get Up 2 Years After Her Total Hip Replacement Trauma
Debate ModeratorRobert D. Zura, MD
4:15 PM - 4:21 PM
(6 min)
Pro: It's Ok To Plate A 'Not Too Loose' Prosthesis With A Periprosthetic Fracture Trauma
4:21 PM - 4:27 PM
(6 min)
Pro: The Vancouver B-Type Periprosthetic Femur Fracture: Classifying & Understanding When To Revise The Prosthesis & Stabilize The Fracture Pattern - You Need To Do Both Trauma
5:42 PM - 6:00 PM
(18 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: My Way But Not Your Way: The Lisfranc, Calcaneus, & Talus Fractures & Complex Ankle Fractures With Syndesmotic Ligaments - Who Are The Last Ones Standing Trauma
Sunday, December 12, 2021
Trauma
2:07 PM - 2:07 PM
(0 min)
Panel: The 56-Year-Old Cyclist Fell With A Markedly Displaced IT Hip Fracture Trauma
2:07 PM - 2:13 PM
(6 min)
Pro: The DHS Sliding Hip Plate With Or Without A Derotational Screw: It Has Been Around For A Long Time, It Is The Right Answer Trauma
2:13 PM - 2:19 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Wake Up! It Is The Blade Plate, You Just Don't Know How To Do It! The Lost Art With Better Success Trauma
2:19 PM - 2:25 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Minimal Is The Way To Go: 3 Screws With Washers, Let Me Tell You In What Direction Trauma
2:25 PM - 2:31 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Read The Literature: The IM Nail, It Is The Right Answer - Get Them Up Out Of Bed Today Trauma

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