Laura Jacks, MD

Laura Jacks, MD
Clinical Instructor (Gratis), Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty Field: Pediatric Orthopaedics

Educational Background:
Medical School
Hahnemann University Philadelphia, PA 1993 MD
Residency
University of South Carolina Richland Memorial Hospital 1993-98 Orthopaedic Residency
Fellowship
Shriners Hospital for Children Greenville, SC 1998-2000 Ortho-Peds Fellowship

Board Certification:
Board Certified

Academic Appointments:
Clinical Instructor (Gratis) 2005-Present
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery

Selected Peer Review Publications
Caroll EA, Shilt JS, Jacks L, MW Construct in Fusion for Neuromuscular Scoliosis. Eur Spine J 2007 Mar;16(3):373-7 Epub 2006 Mar 17.
Yoder JS, Manuck TA, Jacks L, Rushing J, Smith BP. Role of Vacuum-Assisted Closure in the Treatment of Pediatric Lawnmower Injuries. J. Pediatr Orthop. 2004 Sep-Oct;24(5):482-7.
acks LK, Michels DM, Smith BP, Koman LA, Shilt J. Clinical Usefulness of Botulinum Toxin in the Lower Extremity. J Foot Ankl Clin. 2004 Jun;9(2):339-48
Balkrishnan R, Camacho FT, Smith BP, Shilt JS, Jacks LK, Koman LA, Rascati KL, Mooney JF 3rd. Cost Impact of Botulinum Toxin use in Medicaid-Enrolled Children with Cerebral Palsy. J South Ortoph Assoc 2002 Summer;11(2):71-9 Erratum in: J Sout Orthop Assoc 2002 Fall;11(3):166.
Kroening L, Davids JR. Management of Lower Extremity Riding Lawn Mower Injuries in Children. Orthop Nurs. 2000 Mar- Apr;19(2):29-37.


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University of Louisville
Orthopaedic Surgery Dept.
550 S. Jackson St., 1st Floor ACB
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: 852-5319
Fax: 852-7227

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