Mara Schenker, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Office: Grady Memorial Hospital
Additional Contact Information
Emory Orthopaedic Trauma & Fracture
49 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive SE
Atlanta, GA 30303
- 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
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
- Orthopaedic Trauma Association
- American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
- AOA Emerging Leaders
- 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.