Grand Rounds

Date: 12/18 & 25/2019
Time: 7:30 a.m.
2ACC Learning Center
Topic: No Conference
Facilitator: N/A

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

Samer Kakish, MD (photo)

Name: Samer Kakish, MD
Title: Assistant Professor
Specialty: Adult Lower Extremity Reconstruction, Orthopaedic Trauma 
Medical School: Jordan University of Science and Technology
Orthopaedic Training: FRCS (Tr and Orth); Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland
Higher Education: Masters in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; University of Warwick, England
Fellowship: Lower Extremity Reconstruction; University at Buffalo, NY
Fellowship: Orthopaedic Trauma; University of New Mexico, NM

Dr. Kakish specializes in lower limb reconstructive surgery, the treatment of hip and knee arthroplasty, and orthopaedic trauma surgery. He joined the faculty at the University of New Mexico upon completing his Trauma Fellowship in 2017.

Dr. Kakish is a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons.

His research interests include patient related outcome measures following hip and knee arthroplasty, and outcomes following peri-prosthetic fracture management.