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Calin S. Moucha

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Orthopaedics
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Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

  • MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Residency, Ortho.Surgery
    St. Lukes Roosevelt Hospital

  • Fellowship, Reconstructive Surgery
    Rush University Medical Center

Biography

    Dr. Calin S. Moucha is is the Associate Chief of Joint Replacement Surgery in The Peter and Leni May Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.  A Board Certified, Fellowship trained hip & knee replacement specialist, he joined Mount Sinai after almost 6 years as the Chief of the Adult Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Division in the Department of Orthopaedics of New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey.  Dr. Moucha completed his undergraduate education at Cornell University and then earned his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine.  He completed an Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, an affiliate of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and then did a fellowship in hip and knee reconstruction at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago. During his time at Rush he worked with world-renowned surgeons Jorge Galante, Aaron Rosenberg, Wayne Paprosky, and Joshua Jacobs.  In addition, he worked closely with Dr. Richard Berger, a preeminent innovator of minimally invasive joint replacement surgery.  Dr. Moucha enjoys caring for patients requiring primary and complex revision hip and knee replacement surgery.   He has a particular interest in the treatment of prosthetic joint infections and periprosthetic fractures and in studying the role of minimally invasive joint replacement surgery and computer navigation.  Serving on the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeon's Patient Safety Committee he is always looking for methods of improving patient outcomes and diminish complications.

    To learn more about Dr. Moucha, click here.

    Hip Replacement Brochure
    Knee Replacement Brochure

      

Publications

Moucha CS, Einhorn TA, E. Enhancement of Skeletal Repair. In: Browner BD, editor. Skeletal Trauma, 3rd Ed.. WB Saunders Co;.

Moucha CS, Einhorn TA. Bone Morphogenetic Protein and Other Growth Factors to Enhance Fracture Healing and Treatment of Non-Unions. In: Lieberman JR, Friedlaender GE, editors. Bone Regeneration and Repair: Biology and Clinical Applications. Humana Press;.

Moucha CS, Renard RL, Gandhi A, Lins SS, Tuan R. Bone Allograft Safety and Performance. In: Farach-Carson M, Bonner F, Mikos A, editors. Engineering of Functional Skeletal Tissues. Humana Press;.

Moucha CS, Urban RM, Turner TM, Jacobs JJ, Sumner D. Fixation of Implants. In: Shanbhag A, Rubash HE, Jacobs JJ, editors. Joint Replacement and Bone Resorption: Pathology, Biomaterials and Clinical Practice. Taylor & Francis;.

Moucha CS. The Loose Femoral Component in Total Hip Replacement. In: Sporer DM, editor. Curbside Consultation In Total Hip Arthroplasty. Slack Incorporated;.

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Moucha during 2012 and/or 2013. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

Industry-Sponsored Lectures: MSSM faculty occasionally give lectures at events sponsored by industry, but only if the events are free of any marketing purpose.

  • 3M

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website at http://icahn.mssm.edu/about-us/services-and-resources/faculty-resources/handbooks-and-policies/faculty-handbook. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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