Curriculum Vitae


John Gregory Stark, M.D.

(952)474-2175
(612)804-0258

Academic Degrees
........BA St. Olaf College......................................................................Major: Biology, Chemistry
............Northfield, Minnesota....................................................................................Asian Studies
........M.D. University of Minnesota
............Minneapolis, Minnesota

Internship/Residency

........Hennepin County Medical Center Rotating
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........Veterans Administration Medical Center
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........University of Minnesota
............Minneapolis, Minnesota

License

........Minnesota State Board of Medical Examiners
........National Board of Medical .Examiners Diplomat

Licensure

Board Certification

........American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
........Arthroscopy Board of North America

Work History
........St. Paul Bone and Joint Surgeons
............ General Orthopedics
........Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children
............Complex Problems of the Foot
........Metropolitan Spine Group
............Low Back Problems
........John G. Stark, M.D., P.A.
............Low Back Problems
........University of Minnesota
............Assistant Professor Orthopedics
........Regions
............General Orthopedic Trauma / Low Back Problems

Published Articles
........Stark, J.G., Johnson, J.E. & Winter, R.B. (1987).
........"The Heyman -Herndon Tarsometatarsal Capsulotomy for
........Metararsus Adductus: Results in 48 Feet",
........J. Ped. Ortho., 7: 305-310.

Memberships
........Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
........Fellow, North American Spine Society
........Twin City Orthopedic Society
........Hennepin County Medical Society
........Minnesota Orthopedic Society

Hospital Affiliations
........Fairview University Medical Center, Riverside Campus, Mpls. MN. ........Regions Hospital, St.Paul, MN

Committees
........Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Chief
............Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children
........Surgery Committee
............Northfield Hospital
........ Quality Assurance Committee
............Northfield City Hospital
........Orthopedic Task Force
............Fairview Riverside Hospital
........ Neuro Physiological Monitoring Committee
............Regions Hospital

Elected Positions

........Chief, Orthopedics
............St. Joseph's Hospital
........Vice President and Board Member
............Carondelet Healthcare Foundation
........Chairman, Grant Committee
............Carondelet Healthcare Foundation
........Executive Committee Member
............Carondelet Healthcare Foundation
........Board Member, Healtheast Foundation
............Carondelet Representative
........Director, Workers' Compensation Spine Injury
............Fairview Riverside Hospital

Residency
........Veterans Administration Medical Center
............Minneapolis, Minnesota Orthopedics
........Participating Hospitals:
............University of Minnesota Hospitals
............Hennepin County Medical Center
............Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children, Twin Cities Unit
............Gillette State Hospital for Crippled Children

Teaching Positions

........Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children
............ Minneapolis, Minnesota

Academic Appointments

........Clinical Instructor, University of Minnesota
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........Assistant Professor of Orthopedics
............University of Minnesota

Academic Presentations

........"Laboratory and Clinical Alteration Following
............Total Hip Replacement"
............Hennepin County Medical Center
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........"Metatarsus Adductus and Tarsometatarsal Capsulotomy Clinical
............Study and Review of the Literature"
............Orthopedics Today Annual Symposium
............St. Joseph's Hospital
............St.Paul, Minnesota
........"The Heyman - Herndon Tarsometatarsal Capsulotomy for
............Metatarsus Adductus: Results in 48 Feet"
............American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeon
............51st Annual Meeting, Atlanta Georgia
........"Low Back Injuries: Hard Data for Tough Choices"
............Methodist Hospital
............St. Louis Park, Minnesota
........."The Comprehensive Evaluation of the Difficult Lumbar
............Spine Patient"
............North American Spine Society Winter Meeting
........."Changing the Emphasis from Fusion Reconstruction: The
............Application of Intercalary Allografting to Disc Space Collapse
............Presenting as UP/Down Stenosis or Spondylolisthesis"

............Winter Meeting North American Spine Society
........."A Response to the New Treatment Standards"
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........."Anterior - Posterior Fusion of the Lumbar Spine"
............Minnesota Association of Rehabilitation Providers
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........."The Challenging Lumbar Spine Fusion"
............Dallas Spine Group Annual Meeting
............Keystone, Colorado
........."Medical Practice in a Risk-Sharing Environment:
............The Ethical Issues" Questions from a Caregiver

............Fairview Riverside Hospital, Brennan Center
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........."Head and Neck Soft Tissue Injury Associated
............with Motor Vehicle Accidents"

............Minnesota Institute Legal Education
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........."Lateral Recess Stenosis: Chiropractic and
............Orthopedic Approaches"

............Grand Rounds Fairview Riverside Hospital
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........."Traditional Risk Factors Not of Predictive Value in
............One Method of Spine Fusion"

............Minnesota Orthopedic Association
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........."Controversies in Low Back Care"
............Minnesota Sports Medicine Center
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........."Philosophy on Lateral Recess Decompression or HNP Surgery"
............Minnesota Same Day Surgery Nurses Association
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........."Conservative Approaches to Lumbar Decompression Surgery"
............The Seventh Annual Chiropractors Guide to Minnesota No-Fault
............and Workers Compensation Law Sommerer & Schultz, P.A
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........."Microprocessor-Assisted Whole Limb Monitoring
............for Orthopaedic Recovery"

............HCMC Total Joint Conference
............Minneapolis, Minnesota
........."Sacro-Iliac Fusion, a Rare Operation"
............S-I Joint Interest Group
............St. Paul, Minnesota
........."Is the SI Joint a Definable and Treatable Cause
............of Low Back Pain Syndrome"

............Minnesota Orthopedic Society Eighteenth Annual Meeting
........."Practical Applications of Biophysical Methods"
............University of Minnesota Grand Rounds

Patents Held
.........Instrumented Orthopedic Restraining Device and Method of Use

.........Instrumented Orthopedic Restraining Device and Method of Use

.........Instrumented Orthopedic Restraining Device and Method of Use

.........Bone Marrow Harvesting Systems and Methods and
.............Bone Biopsy Systems and Methods

.........Drill Guide Apparatus and Methods Including Selected Guides

.........Sacroiliac Joint Immobilization


Consultant
.........Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
.............Peer Review Consultant
.........Preferred One Provider Organization
.............Peer Review Consultant
.........Medica
.............Peer Review Consultant

Continuing Medical Education
.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting
.........The Orthopedic Spine: Spine Problems, University Of Minnesota
.........Arthroscopy Association of North America
.........Anterior Cruciate Ligament

.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting
.........Cole-Chatterton Memorial Symposium
.........Plate Fixation of the Lumbar Spine
.........Orthopedic Surgery: Shoulder and Elbow
.........Midas Rex Psychomotor Orthopedic Workshop

.........Orthopedic Grand Rounds, Minneapolis Veterans Administration
.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting
.........Cole-Chatterton Pediatric Orthopedic Seminar
.........Medical Problems of Musicians and Dancers
.........Orthopedic Surgery: The Knee
.........Orthopedic Grand Rounds, Minneapolis Veterans Administration

.........Total Hip Replacement, Harvard Medical School
.........The 22nd Annual Orthopedic and Trauma Seminar
.........The Challenge of the Lumbar Spine

.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, 56th Annual Meeting
.........Ortho Overview: Pre/Intra/ Post Op
.........Clinical Applications of Musculoskeletal Allograft

.........Advanced Pedicle Fixation of the Lumbar Spine
.........International Congress of Clubfeet
.........SRS/NASS Advanced Pedicle Fixation of the Lumbar Spine

.........Occupational Spinal Disorders: Prevention, Diagnosis & Treatment

.........The 7th Annual Worker's Compensation Institute

.........The Challenging Lumbar Spine Fusion
.........Keystone Spine Conference
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting

.........Orthopedic Research Society
.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting
.........Minnesota Public Radio, Open Forum for Orthopedists
.............and Chiropractors
.........Second Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back Pain,
.............U of California

.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting .........Orthopedic Research Society, Annual Meeting
.........John Hopkins University School of Medicine: Interface of .............Biomechanics & Cell Biology
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting

.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting .........Orthopedic Research Society, Annual Meeting
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting

.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting
.........Orthopedic Research Society, Annual Meeting
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting

.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons annual meeting .........Orthopedic Research Society, Annual Meeting
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting

.........Hennepin County Orthopedic Learning Center: Genzyme Tissue .........Repair and Primary Surgical Carticel Training
.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting .........Orthopedic Research Society Annual Meeting
.........International Cartilage Repair Society ICRS 3rd Symposium .........Minnesota Orthopedic Society Sixteenth Annual Meeting
.........AOSSM Annual Meeting
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting

.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting .........Orthopedic Research Society, Annual Meeting
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting

.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting .........Orthopedic Research Society, Annual Meeting
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting

.........Orthopedic Research Society, Annual Meeting
.........Upstate Medical University Course
.........Minnesota Orthopedic Association Meeting
.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons MeetAnnualing
.........Orthopedic Trauma Association Meeting
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting

.........American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting .........Orthopedic Research Society, Annual Meeting, Miami, FL
.........North American Spine Society Annual Meeting, Chicago IL
.........OTA- Annual Meeting Fort Lauderdale FL - 21.5 CME credits

.........AAOS Annual Meeting-Washington, DC - 28.0 CME credits
.........Treating the whole patient with an orthopaedic injury
.........Orthopaedic Macrotrauma: implications for Spine, Shoulder and .............Traumatology



 








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