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Adam Neal Wooldridge MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Additional language spoken - Japanese speaking and reading
OFFICE ADDRESS:
Hub for Collaborative Medicine
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Fax: 414-955-0192
Email: awooldridge@mcw.edu

EDUCATION:
2002 - 2003 Centre College, Danville, Kentucky
2003 - 2006 BA in Chemistry, Summa Cum Laude, University of Kentucky, Lexington
2003 - 2006 BS in Biology, Summa Cum Laude, University of Kentucky, Lexington
2007 - 2009 University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky
2009 - 2012 MD, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio
2011 - 2012 MPH, Ohio State University College of Public Health, Columbus, Ohio

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
09/01/2012 - 07/01/2017 Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 3601 4th Street, Lubbock, TX 79430
08/2017 - 07/2018 Fellowship, Orthopaedic Surgery, Musculoskeletal Oncology, University of Florida - Gainsville, 201 Criser Hall, PO Box 114000, Gainesville, FL 32611

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
2018 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2018 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2019 - Present Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI

ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
2018 - Present Course Director, Orthopaedic Surgery Clerkship, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
2018 - Present Committee Member, Advanced Clinical Experience Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2018 - Present Committee Member, Research Committee, Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2018 - Present Committee Member, Clinical Competency Committee, Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2018 - Present Committee Member, Program Evaluation Committee, Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2019 - Present Director of Medical Student Education, Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
2018 - Present Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226
2018 - Present Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 8915 W. Connell Ct. Milwaukee, WI 53226
2019 - Present Zablocki VA Medical Center, 5000 W. National Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53295

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
12/2020
12/2030
 
Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin State Medical License
69899-20
10/01/2018
None
 

AWARDS AND HONORS:
2001 Kentucky Governor's Scholar
2002 - 2006 Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship
2002 - 2006 Robert C. Byrd Academic Scholarship
2002 - 2006 Governor's Scholar Program Presidential Scholarship
2002 Toyota Manufacturing of Kentucky Youth for Understanding International Exchange Scholarship
2002 - 2006 National Beta Club Scholarship
2002 - 2006 Brown Scholar at Centre College, Danville, Kentucky
2002 - 2006 Golden Key Honor Society Scholarship
2007 - 2009 Rural Academic Merit Scholarship at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky
2008 Research funding via Japan Business Society of Detroit Foundation
2020 Jeffrey P Schwab, MD, Excellence in Academic Teaching, Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
2011 Landacre Honor Society
2012 - Present American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (Member)
2016 - Present American Orthopaedic Association (Member)
2018 - Present Orthopaedic Research Society (Member)
2018 - Present Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (Member)
2018 - Present Milwaukee Orthopaedic Society (Member)
2018 - Present Wisconsin Orthopaedic Society (Member)
2020 - Present American Orthopaedic Association Council of Residency Directors (Member)

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Journal Review
Journal of Surgical Education
Rare Tumors
Ad-Hoc Reviewer
10/02/2020 - 10/12/2020 Abstract reviewer for the ORS 2021 Annual Meeting

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Kolovich GG, Wooldridge AN, Christy JM, Crist MK, Mayerson JL, Scharschmidt TJ, Poster Presentation - A Retrospective Statistical Analysis of High-Grade Soft Tissue Sarcomas: Hydrogen Peroxide as a Local Adjuvant, Ohio State University College of Medicine 2011 Research Day, Columbus, Ohio, 04/2011
Wooldridge AN, Kolovich GP, Crist MK, Mayerson JL, Scharschmidt TJ, Poster Presentation - Predictors of Local Recurrence in High-Grade Soft Tissue Sarcomas: Hydrogen Peroxide as a Local Adjuvant, Ohio State University College of Medicine 2012 Research Day, Columbus, Ohio, 04/2012
Wooldridge, AN, Kolovich GP, Crist MK, Mayerson JL, Scharschmidt TJ, Poster Presentation - Predictors of Local Recurrence in High-Grade Soft Tissue Sarcomas: Hydrogen Peroxide as a Local Adjuvant, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 2013 Student Research Week, Lubbock, Texas, 03/2013
Clifton B, Wooldridge AN, Anderson G, Walker G, Brindley GW, Poster Presentation - Evaluation of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy vs. Dermabond Closure Over Orthopaedic Incisions in the Hip and Knee: A Retrospective Study, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 2014 Student Research Week, Lubbock, Texas, 03/2014
Attaluri P, Wooldridge AN, Brindley GW, Poster Presentation - Parosteal Aneurysmal Bone Cyst - A Report of Two Cases and Review of the Literature, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 2014 Student Research Week, Lubbock, Texas, 03/2014
Fonocho E, Wooldridge AN, Grimes J, Poster Presentation - Non-Inferiority Evaluation of Chlorhexidine Based Paint Compared to Chlorhexidine Scrub in Rates of Surgical Site Infection in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 2015 Student, Lubbock, Texas, 03/2015
Mitchell A, Wooldridge AN, Brindley GW, Poster Presentation - Basosquamous Carcinoma of the Shoulder: Case Report and Review of the Literature, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 2015 Student Research Week, Lubbock, Texas, 03/2015
Dickens J, Wooldridge AN, Jones J, Caroom C, Jenkins M, Poster Presentation - Comparison of Patella Fracture Fixation Methods Using Braided Cable vs Monofilament Wire, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 2015 Student Research Week, Lubbock, Texas, 03/2015
Flores S, Wooldridge AN, Caroom C, Jenkins M, Poster Presentation - The Utility of the Tip Apex Distance in Predicting Axial Migration and Cut-Out with the Trochanteric Fixation Nail System Helical Blade, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 2015 Student Research Week, Lubbock, Texas, 03/2015
Ashraf A, Wooldridge AN, Murphree J, Wait E, Winston T, Wilson J, Meriwether M, Grimes JS, Poster Presentation - Gravity Stress Radiographs and the Effect of Ankle Position on Deltoid Ligament Integrity and Medial Clear Space Measurements, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 2016 Student Research Week, Lubbock, Texas, 03/2016
Chappa J, Dasaraju A, Ashraf A, Wooldridge AN, Zumwalt M, Poster Presentation - Gender Differences in Seeking Healthcare for Orthopaedic Problems, 5th Annual Gender-Specific Medicine and Women's Health Symposium, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, Texas, 10/2016
Wooldridge AN, A Brief History of Orthopaedic Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 04/2018
Wooldridge AN, Impending Pathologic Fractures: Clinical Pearls for the Radiation Oncologist, Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Radiation Oncology Grand Rounds, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 11/2018
Berger GK, Neilson JC, King DM, Wooldridge AN, Impact of Clinical Research Coordinators on Research Output in Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin Innovations in Healthcare Education Research Annual Conference, Milwaukee, WI, 09/2020
 
Regional
Clifton B, Wooldridge AN, Anderson G, Walker G, Brindley GW, Poster Presentation - Evaluation of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Versus Dermabond Closure Over Orthopaedic Incisions in the Hip and Knee: A Retrospective Study, Texas Orthopaedic Association 2013 Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas, 04/2013
Ashraf A, Wooldridge AN, Murphree J, Wait E, Winston T, Wilson J, Meriwether M, Grimes JS, Poster Presentation - Gravity Stress Radiographs and the Effect of Ankle Position on Deltiod Ligament Integrity and Medial Clear Space Measurements, Texas Orthopaedic Association 2016 Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas, 04/2016
Wooldridge AN, Reconstruction Options in the Growing Child, Agnesian Health Care Grand Rounds, St. Agnes Hospital, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, 03/2019
Wooldridge AN, Good Guys Acting Bad: Low Grade Path with High Grade Features, Wisconsin Orthopaedic Society Spring Meeting, Green Bay, Wisconsin, 04/2019
Wooldridge AN, Minimally Invasive Management of Sarcoma in the Pelvis, Lunch and Learn/Meet and Greet, Froedtert South, Paddock Lake, Wisconsin, 07/2019
Wooldridge AN, Minimally Invasive Management of Sarcoma of the Pelvis, HSHS Hospitals of St. Vincent, St. Mary's and St. Nicholas, Green Bay, Wisconsin, 07/2019
 
National
Wooldridge AN, Arato N, Sen A, Fetters MD, Poster Presentation - Truth or Fallacy? Three Hour Wait for Three Minutes with the Doctor: Findings From a Private Clinic in Rural Japan, North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG), Seattle, Washington, 11/2010
Katz K, Wooldridge AN, Cansino C, Poster Presentation - A Descriptive Study of Long Acting Reversible Contraception Initiation: Contraceptive Implant Versus Intrauterine Contraception, North American Forum on Family Planning 2013 Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, 03/2013
Clifton B, Wooldridge AN, Anderson G, Walker G, Brindley GW, Poster Presentation - Evaluation of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy vs Dermabond Closure Over Orthopaedic Incisions in the Hip and Knee: A Retrospective Study, Southern Orthopaedic Association 2013 Annual Meeting, Palm Springs, Florida, 07/2013
Wooldridge AN, Kolovich GP, Crist MK, Mayerson JL, Scharschmidt TJ, Predictors of Local Recurrence in High-Grade Soft Tissue Sarcomas: Hydrogen Peroxide as a Local Adjuvant, Southern Orthopaedic Association 2013 Annual Meeting, Palm Springs, Florida, 07/2013
Flores S, Wooldridge AN, Caroom C, Jenkins M, Poster Presentation - The Utility of the Tip Apex Distance in Predicting Axial Migration and Cut-Out with the Trochanteric Fixation Nail System Helical Blade, Orthopaedic Trauma Association 2015 Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, 10/2015
Ashraf A, Wooldridge AN, Murphree J, Wait E, Winston T, Wilson J, Meriwether M, Grimes JS, Poster Presentation - Gravity Stress Radiographs and the Effect of Ankle Position on Deltoid Ligament Integrity and Medical Clear Space Measurements, American Foot and Ankle Society 2016 Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada, 07/2016
Winkler C, Beicker C, Wooldridge AN, Brindley GW, Poster Presentation - Does Gabapentin Affect Pain Control and Functional Outcome After Total Knee Arthroplasty, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2017 Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, 03/2017
Wooldridge AN, "Lumps and Bumps: Evaluation, Management, and Tips for Staying Out of Trouble", George Washington University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds, Washington, DC, 2018
Berger GK, Neilson JC, King DK, Wooldridge AW, Impact of Clinical Research Coordinators on Research Output in Orthopaedic Surgery, American Orthopaedic Association 2021 Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 06/2021
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
National
Wooldridge AN, Zumwalt M, Brachial Plexus Injury Causing Scapulothoracic Dyskinesia Contributing to Multidirectional Instability, American College of Sports Medicine 2014 Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, 05/2014
Dickens J, Wooldridge AN, Jones J, Caroom C, Jenkins M, Comparison of Patella Fracture Fixation Methods Using Braided Cable vs Monofilament Wire, Western Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Couer D'Alene, Idaho, 07/2015
Winkler C, Beicker C, Wooldridge AN, Brindley GW, Does Gabapentin Affect Pain Control and Functional Outcome After Total Knee Arthroplasty?, Clinical Orthopaedic Society 104th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, 09/2016
Winkler C, Beicker C, Wooldridge AN, Brindley GW, Poster Presentation - Does Gabapentin Affect Pain Control and Functional Outcome After Total Knee Arthroplasty?, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2017 Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, 03/2017
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Community/Lay Public
2006 - 2007 Akeno Junior High School, Hukuto City Board of Education , Hokuto, Japan, Assistant Language Teacher for English
 
Medical Student Education
2005 - 2006 University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky, Research Assistant
2007 - 2009 The University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky, Volunteer Tutor to Medical Students, Biochemistry
2007 - 2009 The University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky, Volunteer Tutor to Medical Students, Pathology
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
Corey McKenzie, Medical College of Wisconsin, 10/01/2019 - Present Orthopaedic Surgery, Residency
Zachary Cole, Medical College of Wisconsin, 10/01/2019 - Present Orthopaedic Surgery, Residency
Garrett Berger, Medical College of Wisconsin, 10/01/2019 - Present Orthopaedic Surgery, Residency
Alec McCann, Medical College of Wisconsin, 12/01/2019 - Present Orthopaedic Surgery, Residency
Christopher Coon, Medical College of Wisconsin, 12/01/2019 - Present Orthopaedic Surgery, Residency
Brittany Becker, Medical College of Wisconsin, 12/01/2019 - Present Orthopaedic Surgery, Residency
Jonathan Horng, Medical College of Wisconsin, 12/02/2019 - Present Orthopaedic Surgery, Residency
 
Residents
Rachel Muscott, Medical College of Wisconsin, 06/01/2019 - Present Orthopaedic Surgery, Fellowship
Benjamin Knight, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 06/01/2019 - Present Orthopaedic Surgery, Fellowship
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
 
 
Clinical Programs
12/01/2019 - Present M1 Clinical Apprenticeship
Clinical Trial Efficacy of Surgical Preparation Solutions in Knee Surgery
 
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Wooldridge AN, Anderson CJ, Scarborough MT. Decision making for skeletal reconstruction options in the growing child. Techn Orthop. 2018 Sep;33(3):183-190.
2. Winkler C, Dennison J, Wooldridge A, Larumbe E, Caroom C, Jenkins M, Brindley G. Do local antibiotics reduce periprosthetic joint infections? A retrospective review of 744 cases. J Clin Orthop Trauma. 2018 Mar;9(Suppl 1):S34-S39. PMCID: PMC5883907
3. Ashraf A, Murphree J, Wait E, Winston T, Wooldridge A, Meriwether M, Wilson J, Grimes JS. Gravity stress radiographs and the effect of ankle position on deltoid ligament integrity and medial clear space measurements. J Orthop Trauma. 2017 May;31(5):270-274. PMID: 28431410
4. Steed JT, Drexler K, Wooldridge AN, Ferguson M. Anterior interosseous nerve neuropraxia secondary to shoulder arthroscopy and open subpectoral long head biceps tenodesis. Case Rep Orthop. 2017;2017:7252953. PMCID: PMC5439252
5. Winkler C, Beicker C, Wooldridge A, Larumbe E, Caroom C, Swinford N, Jenkins M, Brindley G. Does gabapentin affect pain control and functional outcome after total knee arthroplasty? A prospective, randomized, double-blind placebo control trial. TOJ. 2016;2(1):3-14.
6. Winkler C, Clifton B, Wooldridge A, Anderson G, Walker G, Brindley G. Evaluation of negative pressure wound therapy versus dermabond closure over orthopedic incisions in the hip and knee. TOJ. 2016;2(1):95-104.
7. Flores SA, Woolridge A, Caroom C, Jenkins M. The utility of the tip-apex distance in predicting axial migration and cutout with the Trochanteric Fixation Nail System helical blade. J Orthop Trauma. 2016 Jun;30(6):e207-11. PMID: 26655519
8. Ratra A, Wooldridge A, Brindley G. Osteofibrous dysplasia-like adamantinoma of the tibia in a 15-year-old girl. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2015 Oct;44(10):E411-3. PMID: 26447423
9. Zumwalt M, Wooldridge A. Brachial plexus injury accompanying glenohumeral instability case report and literature review. Austin J Orthopade & Rheumatol. 2014;1(1):4.
10. Mayerson JL, Wooldridge AN, Scharschmidt TJ. Pelvic resection: current concepts. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2014 Apr;22(4):214-22. PMID 24668351
11. Wooldridge AN, Diab MG. The management of juvenile and adolescent hallux valgus: current concepts and treatment. Curr Orthop Pract. 2013 Nov/Dec;24(6):581-585.
12. Wooldridge AN, Kolovich GP, Crist MK, Mayerson JL, Scharschmidt TJ. Predictors of local recurrence in high-grade soft tissue sarcomas: hydrogen peroxide as a local adjuvant. Orthopedics. 2013 Feb;36(2):e207-15. PMID 23380016
13. Jacobson ME, Riggenbach M, Wooldridge AN, Bishop JY. Open capsular shift and arthroscopic capsular plication for treatment of multidirectional instability. Arthroscopy. 2012 Jul;28(7):1010-7. PMID 22365265
14. Kolovich GG, Wooldridge AN, Christy JM, Crist MK, Mayerson JL, Scharschmidt TJ. A retrospective statistical analysis of high-grade soft tissue sarcomas. Med Oncol. 2012 Jun;29(2):1335-44. PMID 21553104
15. Wooldridge AN, Arató N, Sen A, Amenomori M, Fetters MD. Truth or fallacy? Three hour wait for three minutes with the doctor: Findings from a private clinic in rural Japan. Asia Pac Fam Med. 2010 Nov 23;9(1):11. PMID 21092269
16. Wooldridge AN, Griesser MJ, Scharschmidt T, Iwenofu OH. Development of Marjolin's ulcer within one month of burn injury with synchronous primary lung squamous cell carcinoma in an elderly patient: report of a case with allelotyping. Med Oncol. 2011 Dec;28 Suppl 1:S586-92. PMID 21086072
17. Douthit C, Blue M, Wooldridge AN, Lierly-Chick M, Gilbert K, Grimes J. Comparison of joint compression and pull-out strength of 6.5-mm self-drilling screws with headed and headless in subtalar arthrodesis: A pilot study. UNM Orthopaedic Research Journal, 2019 8(1):59-62.
18. Wooldridge A, Anderson C, Scarborough M. Decision making for skeletal reconstruction options in the growing child. Tech Orthop. 2018 Sep;33(3):183-190.
19. Wooldridge A, Diab MG. The management of juvenile and adolescent hallux valgus: Current concepts and treatment. Curr Orthop Pract. 2013 Nov;24(6):581-585.
20. Berger GK, Graf AR, Wooldridge AN, Hackbarth DA. Complex femoral reconstruction following pathologic subtrochanteric femur fracture secondary to Paget's disease of the bone: A case report with long-term follow-up. J Orthop Case Rep. 2020 May-June;10(3):19-22.
21. Zumwalt M, Githens T, Wooldridge A. Pectoralis muscle rupture while lifting weights. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2018 May;50(5S):129-130.
22. Weaver A, Kellar K, Miears WH, Butler R, Ashraf A, Wooldridge A, et al. Gender and ethnic differences in seeking healthcare plus time of recovery from procedures for shoulder and knee conditions. J Musculoskelet Disord Treat. 2020:6(1):071: doi.org/10.23937/2572-3243.1510071.
23. Horng JC, Van Eperen E, Tutton S, Singh R, Shaker JL, Wooldridge AN. Persistent phosphaturic mesenchymal tumor causing tumor-induced osteomalacia treated with image-guided ablation. Osteoporos Int. 2021: Mar 2: doi:10.1007/s00198-020-05795-1. PMID 33655402