Grand Rounds

Date: 9/27/2017
Time: 7:30 a.m.
Location: 2ACC Learning Center
Topic: TBA
Facilitator: Deana Mercer, MD

Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation

MSC10 5600
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: 505-272-2231 (clinic hotline) 505-272-4107 (academic office)
Fax: 505-272-8098

Brandee Black, MD (photo)

Name: Brandee S. Black, MD, MEd
Title: Assistant Professor
Specialty: Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Residency: University of Missouri - Columbia
Fellowship: Sports Medicine - University of New Mexico

Dr. Black specializes in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and treats athletes of all ages and activity levels.  Her practice focuses on arthroscopic surgery of the knee, ankle, and shoulder.  She also performs surgery for shoulder instability, rotator cuff tears, shoulder arthroplasty, and knee arthroplasty.

She began her medical education after working for 13 years as an Exercise Physiologist.   Her work prior to becoming an Orthopaedic Surgeon focused on coaching sports-specific athletes to improve performance.  She completed medical school in Michigan, where she was raised, and residency training in Missouri.  She came to the University of New Mexico for fellowship training in orthopaedic sports medicine.  She began practicing in the Department of Orthopaedics Sports Medicine Division at UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center in August 2016.  She serves as a Team Physician for the UNM Lobos varsity athletic teams.

Dr. Black enjoys both basic and clinical research. Her research interests include the treatment and clinical outcomes of multi-ligamentous knee injuries, cartilage preservation, adolescent and pediatric sports injury treatment, and sex and gender differences in musculoskeletal injuries. She is a candidate member of AOSSM and AAOS, and a member of the Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society.


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