Children's Title
Orthopedic Surgeon
Academic Title
Assistant Professor
Credentials
MD
Specialty
Sports Medicine
Languages
Basic Spanish
Gender
Male
Primary Address
1600 7th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
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Clinic Phone Number
205-934-1041
County
Jefferson
Office Phone Number
205-638-2486
Fax
205-975-6109
Undergraduate
Duke University
Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine
Internship
UAB
Residency
UAB, Birmingham, AL (orthopedic surgery)
Fellowship
Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas (Greenville, SC) (Sports Medicine)
Interests
Shoulder dislocations, ACL ruptures, cartilage/meniscus, hip impingement
Certification
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Professional Organizations
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Honors and Awards
Kurt M.W. Niemann Award for Outstanding Senior Orthopaedic Surgery Resident (2016), Winner of the UAB Orthopedic Residency Quality Improvement Project Competition (2016), Arthroscopy Association of North America Resident Scholarship Recipient (2016), Clinical Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting Poster Award Winner – 2nd place (2015), CAMBAC Research Day Poster Award Winner (2015), SOA/OREF Resident Award for top paper at SOA annual meeting (2015), American Orthopaedic Association Resident Leadership Forum invitee (2015) Preoperative planning and surgical skills competition winner at AO basic course, Preoperative planning and surgical skills competition winner at AO basic course (2012)
Notable Publications and Presentations
1. Momaya AM, Tokish JM. Applying the glenoid track concept in the management of patients with anterior shoulder instability. Curr Rev Musculoskeletal Med.
2. Momaya AM, Kwapisz A, Choate S, Hawkins RJ, Tokish JM. Clinical outcomes of suprascapular nerve decompression: a systematic review. (accepted to JSES)
3. Momaya AM, Beicker C, Siffri P, Kissenberth MJ, Backes J, Bailey L, Rulewicz G, Mercuri J, Shealy EC, Tokish JM, Thigpen CA. Preoperative ultrasonography is unreliable in predicting hamstring tendon graft diameter for ACL reconstruction. (accepted to OJSM)
4. Momaya AM, Stavrinos D, Wittig S, McManus B, Emblom B, Estes R. Return to driving after hip arthroscopy. Clin J Sports Med. July 2017 [Epub ahead of print]
5. Stewart B, Momaya AM, Silverstein M, Lintner D. The cost-effectiveness of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in competitive athletes. Am J Sports Med 2017;45(1):23-33.
Physician Type
Pediatric Orthopedist
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