Mara Schenker, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Emory University School of Medicine

Office: Grady Memorial Hospital

Phone: 404-778-1550

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Emory Orthopaedic Trauma & Fracture

49 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive SE
3rd Floor

Atlanta, GA 30303

Education

  • Medical School, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Illinois, 2008
  • Internship, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2008
  • Residency, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2010
  • Fellowship, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2014

Biography


Honors & Awards

  • Resident/fellow clinical essay award co-author 2002 - Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Outstanding summer student research award 2011 - Musculoskeletal Research Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  • The Deforest Willard Award for outstanding performance by a senior orthopaedic resident 2014, University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • AOA Emerging Leaders

Publications

  • Schenker ML, Patton D, Kark J, Barei DB, Beingessner D.   The failed pilon: factors associated with delayed amputation, arthroplasty, or arthrodesis after open reduction and internal fixation. J Bone Joint Surg-Am (submitted).
  • Schenker ML, Baldwin KD, Israelite CL, Levin LS, Mehta S, Ahn J.  Selecting the best and brightest: a structured approach to orthopaedic resident selection.  Clin Orthop Rel Research (submitted).
  • Schenker ML, Patton D, Kark J, Barei DB, Beingessner D.   The failed pilon: factors associated with delayed amputation, arthroplasty, or arthrodesis after open reduction and internal fixation. Univ Penn Orthop J (submitted).
  • Sullivan MP, Schenker ML, Mehta S.  The geriatric pertrochanteric fracture: a “routine” fracture with a potentially devastating vascular complication.  Orthopedics 2015; 38(1): e75-9.
  • Scolaro J, Schenker ML, Yannascoli S, Baldwin KD, Mehta S, Ahn J.  Cigarette smoking increases complications following fracture: a systematic review.  JBJS-Am 2014; 96: 674-81.
  • Schenker M, Ahn J, Mehta S, Baldwin KD.  The cost of after-hours operative debridement of open tibia fractures.  J Orthop Trauma 2014; 28(11): 626-31.
  • Schenker ML, Ahn J, Donegan D, Mehta S, Baldwin KD.  The cost of after-hours operative debridement of open fractures.  Univ Penn Orthop J 2013.
  • Schenker ML, Scolaro J, Yannascoli S, Baldwin KD, Mehta S, Ahn J.  Blowing smoke: a meta-analysis of smoking on fracture healing and post-operative infection. Univ Penn Orthop J 2013.
  • Schenker ML, Yannascoli S, Baldwin KD, Ahn J, Mehta S.  Does timing to operative debridement affect infectious complications in open long bone fractures: a systematic review.  J Bone Joint Surg Am 2012; 94: 1057-64.
  • Philippon MJ, Schenker ML, Briggs KK, Maxwell RB. “Can microfracture produce repair tissue in acetabular chondral defects?” Arthroscopy 2008; 24(1): 46-50.