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Richard A. Marder, M.D. View profile as PDF

Richard A. Marder

Clinical Interests

Dr. Marder is a sports injury specialist who has worked with major-league professional sports teams as well as collegiate athletic programs. His areas of clinical expertise include arthroscopy and ligament reconstruction.


Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Marder's research interests involve kinematics of medial collateral ligament (MCL) reconstruction and impingement or primary tendonitis of the rotator cuff.

Title:

Acting Chair, Department of Orthopaedics
Chief of Sports Medicine
Clinical Director of the Sports Medicine Program
Professor

Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine

Department:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Division:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Center/Program Affiliation:

Address/Phone:

UC Davis Medical Group - Sacramento (J Street)
Sports Medicine
2805 J St., Suite 300
Sacramento, CA 95816
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-6805

Additional Phone:

Clinic Phone: 916-734-6805
Department Phone: 916-734-5885
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Education:

M.D., UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, 1980
B.S., University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, 1975

Internships:

University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, 1980-81

Residency:

University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, 1981-85

Fellowships:

Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard, Boston, Massachusetts, 1985-86

Board Certifications:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1988
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery-Sports Medicine, 2010

Professional Memberships:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association
American Orthopaedic Association
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Arthroscopy Association of North America
California Medical Association
NBA Team Physician Society
Western Orthopaedic Association

Select Honors and Awards:

Outstanding Teacher of the Year, University of California, Davis, Department of Orthopaedics, 1997

Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Grant Award, 1993

The Golden Cane, J. Vernon Luck Research Society, 1991

Outstanding Teacher of the Year, University of California, Davis, Department of Orthopaedics, 1988

Alpha Omega Alpha, 1979

Phi Beta Kappa, 1975

Eagle Scout, 1967

Select Recent Publications:

Kim S, Bosque J, Meehan JP, Jamali A, Marder R. Increase in outpatient knee arthroscopy in the United States: a comparison of National Surveys of Ambulatory Surgery, 1996 and 2006. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 Jun 1;93(11):994-1000.

Labson JD, Anderson KA, Marder RA. Acromioclavicular dislocation after arthroscopic distal clavicle resection: a case report. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011 Mar;20(2):e10-2. Epub 2010 Dec 30.

Marder RA, Heiden EA, Kim S. Calcific tendonitis of the shoulder: is subacromial decompression in combination with removal of the calcific deposit beneficial? J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011 Sep;20(6):955-60. Epub 2011 Feb 1.

Van den Bogaerde JM, Shin E, Neu CP, Marder RA. The superficial medial collateral ligament reconstruction of the knee: effect of altering graft length on knee kinematics and stability. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2011 Apr

Marder, R.A., and Ertl, J.P.: Arthroscopic Treatment of Lateral Tibial Plateau Fractures. In: Simonian, P., Cole, B., and Bach Jr., B. (editors), Sports Injuries of the Knee, Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc., New York, 31:193-197. 2006.

Marder, R.A., Hopkins, Jr., G., and Timmerman, L.A.: Arthroscopic Microfracture of Chondral Defects of the Knee: A Comparison of Two Postoperative Treatments. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, 21(2):152-158. 2005.

Marder, R.A.: On-Field Emergencies. In: Scuderi, G. and McCann, P. (editors), Sports Medicine: A Comprehensive Approach, Second edition, Mosby-Year Book, Philadelphia, 4:28-39. 2005.

Marder, R.A.: Stress Fractures. In: Chapman, M.W. (editor), Chapman's Orthopaedic Surgery, Third Edition, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 96:2485-2491. 2001.

Milne, J.C., and Marder, R.A.: Meniscus Tears. In: Chapman, M.W. (editor), Chapman's Orthopaedic Surgery, Third Edition, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 85:2299-2309. 2001.

Marder, R.A.: Ankle Ligament Injuries. In: Chapman, M.W. (editor), Chapman's Orthopaedic Surgery, Third Edition, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 95:2473-2483. 2001.

Marder, R.A.: Disorders ofthe Rotator Cuff. In: Chapman, M.W. (editor), Chapman's Orthopaedic Surgery, Third Edition, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 79:2119-2139. 2001.

Marder, R.A., and Ertl, J.P.: Dislocations and Multiple Ligamentous Injuries of the Knee. In: Chapman, M.W. (editor), Chapman's Orthopaedic Surgery, Third Edition, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 91:2417-2434. 2001.

Ertl, J.P., and Marder, R.A.: Arthroscopy Assisted Fixation of Fractures Around the Knee. In: Chow, J.c.Y. (editor), Advanced Arthroscopy, Springer-Verlag, New York, 41:559-571. 2001.

To see if Richard A. Marder is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).