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Eric M. Bluman, MD, PhD
Associate Orthopedic Surgeon, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Lecturer on Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Research Location: Peter Bent Brigham

Phone: 617-983-7202
Fax: 617-983-7201

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Research Narrative:

Research interests focus on minimally invasive surgery of the foot and ankle, sports injuries of the foot and ankle, tendon damage and repair as well as extracorporeal shock wave therapy.


Publications (Pulled from Harvard Catalyst Profiles):

1. Bhashyam AR, Keyser C, Miller CP, Jacobs J, Bluman E, Smith JT, Chiodo C. Prospective Evaluation of Opioid Use After Adoption of a Prescribing Guideline for Outpatient Foot and Ankle Surgery. Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul 18; 1071100719863711.

2. Ready LV, Fisk EG, Ciurylo W, Chiodo CP, Bluman EM, Smith JT. Associated Joint Pain With Controlled Ankle Movement Walker Boot Wear. J Am Acad Orthop Surg Glob Res Rev. 2018 Dec; 2(12):e044.

3. Telleria JJM, Smith JT, Ready LV, Bluman EM. Outcomes of Limited Open Achilles Repair Using Modified Ring Forceps. Orthop J Sports Med. 2018 Sep; 6(9):2325967118794927.

4. Chiodo CP, Keyser C, Palms D, Malone C, Bluman EM, Smith JT. The Impact of Music Therapy in the Postoperative Setting on Overall Patient Satisfaction Using Validated Outcome Scores. J Perianesth Nurs. 2019 Apr; 34(2):354-358.

5. Maher JM, Brook EM, Chiodo C, Smith J, Bluman EM, Matzkin EG. Patient-Reported Outcomes Following Fasciotomy for Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome. Foot Ankle Spec. 2018 Oct; 11(5):471-477.

6. Reilly JM, Bluman E, Tenforde AS. Effect of Shockwave Treatment for Management of Upper and Lower Extremity Musculoskeletal Conditions: A Narrative Review. PM R. 2018 12; 10(12):1385-1403.

7. DeFontes KW, Vaughn J, Smith J, Bluman EM. Tibiotalocalcaneal Arthrodesis With Bulk Talar Allograft for Treatment of Talar Osteonecrosis. Foot Ankle Int. 2018 04; 39(4):506-514.

8. Telleria JJM, Ready LV, Bluman EM, Chiodo CP, Smith JT. Prevalence of Vitamin D Deficiency in Patients With Talar Osteochondral Lesions. Foot Ankle Int. 2018 04; 39(4):471-478.

9. Gonzalez T, Fisk E, Chiodo C, Smith J, Bluman EM. Economic Analysis and Patient Satisfaction Associated With Outpatient Total Ankle Arthroplasty. Foot Ankle Int. 2017 May; 38(5):507-513.

10. Chiodo CP, Macaulay AA, Palms DA, Smith JT, Bluman EM. Patient Compliance with Postoperative Lower-Extremity Non-Weight-Bearing Restrictions. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2016 Sep 21; 98(18):1563-7.