Craig McAllister, M.D.
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Publications

McAllister, CM. The Role of Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty Versus Total Knee Arthroplasty in Providing Maximal Performance and Satisfaction. The Journal of Knee Surgery. Vol 21. Number 4. October 2008.


McAllister, CM and Stepanian JS. The Impact of Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques on Early Range of Motion After Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty. The Journal of Arthroplasty, Volume 23, Issue 1, Pages 10 - 1.


McAllister, CM and Stepanian, JS. High-Performance Alternatives to Total Seminars in Arthroplasty, Volume 17, Issue 2, Pages 31-92 (June 2006).


McAllister, CM, Stepanian, JS. High Performance Alternatives to Total Knee Arthroplasty. Seminars in Arthroplasty June 2006 (Vol. 17, Issue 2, Pages 72-79).


McAllister, C.M., Stepanian J.D. Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement: The Impact of Everting the Extensor Mechanism on Early Range of Motion. Orthopedics Today. July, 2005.


McAllister, C.M. and Kirschenbaum, I.K. Guest Editors. Seminars in Arthroplasty, Vol. 4, No. 2; April, 1993.


McAllister, C.M. and Borden, L.S.: Allograft Reconstruction of the Acetabulum in Revision Hip Surgery. Seminars in Arthroplasty, Vol. 4, No. 2; April, 1993.


Cooper, R.B., McAllister, C. M., Borden, L. S., and Bauer, T.: Polyetheylene Debris Induced Osteolysis and Loosening in Uncemented Total Hip Arthroplasty. The Journal of Arthroplasty, June, 1991.


Guttentag, I.J., McAllister, C. M., Sadler, A., Szporn, M. and Cobelli, N.: The Effects of Bone Loss in Treating Open Tibia Fractures (Abstract). Orthopaedic Trans., November/December, 1990.


McAllister, C. M. and Seimon, L. P.: Surgical Treatment of Spinal Stenosis (Abstract). Orthopaedic Trans., 1989.


McAllister, C. M. and Dorfman, H. D.: Crystalline Deposition Disease in Bone: A Review. The Einstein Quart. J. Biol. Med., Vol. 7,, No. 3, Summer, 1989.


McAllister, C. M., Zillmer, D. and Cobelli, N. J.: Clostridium perfringens and Staphylococcus epidermitis Polymicrobial Septic Arthritis: A Case Report. Clin. Orthop. 24l:245-247, 1989.


McAllister, C. M. and Simkin, P. A.: Intraosseous Pressure and Hydraulic Resistance in Steroid Treated Rabbits. Arthritis Rheum. (Supplement) Vol. 8, No. 24, April, 1985.


Lectures & Presentations

Design Considerations for the Ideal Partial Knee Replacement. Faculty. Denver Science Care. July, 2009.


Patient Selection for Unicondylar Knee Replacement. Faculty. Denver Science Care. July, 2009.


Optimizing Results in Knee Replacement: Guest Speaker. Phoenix Science Care. May 2, 2009.


Advanced Techniques in Computer Navigation. Dealing with Boney Deformity in Knee Replacement. Faculty. Clearwater Florida. October, 2008.


Optimizing Stability and Range of Motion after Knee Replacement. Faculty. Clearwater Florida. October, 2008.


The Sentinel Moment: Advanced Gap Balancing. Faculty. Clearwater Florida. October, 2008.


Minimally Invasive Total Hip Arthroplasty and Surgical Approaches for Total Hip Revision. Guest Speaker. Campbell River Lodge, Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada. September 23-24, 2005. Guest Speaker.


Revision Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Program and Bioskills Workshop, Evergreen Orthopedic Center, Kirkland, WA August 13, 2005.


Primary Hip and Knee: Surgeon Choices to Improve Patient Outcomes, Monterey, CA, May 20-21, 2005.


Unicompartmental Arthroplasty (Unispacer, Unicondylar Knee Replacement) Instructional Course, Guest Speaker. Vancouver, British Columbia, May 15, 2005.


Advanced Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Surgical Symposium, Shiley Center for Orthopedic Research and Education, Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA, May 13, 2005. Guest Instructor.


PAWS Course: Practical Anatomy Workshop, Total Knee Arthroplasty, St. Louis, MO, May 6, 2005.


Modified Mid-Vastus Technique and Navigation Technical Training, Speaker. Phoenix, AZ, April 6, 2005.


State of the Art in Orthopaedics, Snowmass, Colorado, March 14-16, 2005.


Medial Compartmental Osteoarthritis/High Tibial Osteotomy, Unicondylar Knee Demonstration, AANA Winter Course, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, January 7-9, 2005.


Advances in Surgical Technology, Surgical Symposium, New York City, December 2-4, 2004.


Advances in Surgical Technology, Live Surgery: Unicondylar Knee Replacement, Evergreen Hospital, Kirkland, Washington, December 2, 2004.


Advanced Technology in Hip and Knee Surgery, Orthopaedic Specialty Institute, Orange, California, October 22, 2004.


Uni Compartmental Surgical Approach/MIS Knee Surgical Approach Navigation Training Program, Evergreen Orthopedic Center, Kirkland, Washington, September 18-19, 2004.


Revision Total Hip Replacements: Tips and Tricks for Improved Outcomes, Kansas City, Kansas, August 6-7, 2004.


MIS Knee Cadaver Lab and Training Program, Evergreen Orthopedic Center, Kirkland, Washington, July 24-25, 2004.


EIUS/AVON Cadaver Lab, Evergreen Orthopedic Center, Kirkland, Washington, May 22, 2004.


“Minimally Invasive Techniques” Arthritis Presentation, Evergreen Hospital and Medical Center, May 19, 2004.


“Handling the Revision Acetabulum/MIS Hip Surgery/Minimally Invasive UKA”, Live Surgery Symposium: Hip and Knee Reconstruction, Phoenix, Arizona, April 22-23, 2004.


Guest Speaker. MIS Hip and EIUS Knee. Flathead Valley Orthopedic Center, Kalispell, Montana, March 25-26, 2004.


State of the Art in Orthopaedics, Snowbird, Utah, February 7-14, 2004.


Surgical Decision Making and Technological Advancements in Total Joint Reconstruction, Tucson, Arizona. October 15-18, 2003.


Guest Lecture. “Hip and Knee Reconstruction” Live Surgery Symposium, Biltmore Medical Mall, Phoenix, Arizona, May 2, 2003. Healthstream.


Guest Speaker. Update on Knee Replacement. Juan de Fuca Orthopaedic Society, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. April 25-26, 2003.


Guest Speaker. MIS Unicondylar Knee Replacement/Surgical Approaches to the Hip/Less Invasive Total Knee Replacement, Big Sky, Montana, March 25, 2003.


State of the Art in Orthopaedics, Snowbird, Utah, March 10-15, 2003.


“Early Intervention Users” Meeting, Seattle, Washington, January 25, 2003.


Less Invasive Total Knee Procedure Cadaver Workshop” Rosemont, Illinois, November 18, 2002.


EIUS/Avon Cadaver Course, Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California, November 15-16, 2002.


Speaker. Limited Incision Hip Surgery: “A New Approach”, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, October 29, 2002.


Surgical Decision Making and Technological Advancements in Hip and Knee Reconstruction. Live Surgery: Minimally Invasive Unicompartmental Knee. October 18, 2002.


Surgical Management of Fractures and Degenerative Conditions of the Hip and Knee, Los Cabos, Mexico, June 20-22, 2002. Healthstream.


Guest Lecture; Minimally Invasive Techniques in Hip and Knee Replacement. OsteoNorthwest Meeting, Whitefish, Montana. May 2, 2002.


Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement. State of the Art in Orthopedics in 2002. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, March 18, 2002.


Approaching the Revision Knee Candidate Hip and Knee Reconstruction Live Surgery Symposium, Phoenix, Arizona, November, 9, 2001.


Surgical Approaches and Soft Tissue Management in THR. Sixth Annual Residents Symposium, Denver, Colorado, September, 21. 2001.


Management and Deformity: Varus, Valgus, Flexion Contractur. Sixth Annual Residents Symposium, Denver, Colorado, September, 21, 2001.


The Patellofemoral Joint. Hip and Knee Reconstruction Live Surgery Symposium, Phoenix, Arizona, November, 9, 2001.


The Complex Knee: Making it Simple. Hip and Knee Reconstruction Live Surgery Symposium, Phoenix, Arizona, November, 9. 2001.

Surgical Approaches and Soft Tissue Management in THR. Fifth Annual Residents Symposium. Telluride, Colorado, September, 23, 2000.


Management of Deformity in TKR. Fifth Annual Residents Symposium, Telluride, Colorado, September, 22, 2000.


Diagnosis and Management of Infection in TJR. Fifth Annual Residents Symposium, Telluride, Colorado, September, 22, 2000.


Dome High Tibial Osteotomy Update. Sixth Annual Headley /Borden Fellow Symposium, Phoenix, Arizona, November, 20, 1999.


Management of Osteoarthritis in the Young, Active Patient, 5th Annual Hedley-Borden Fellowship Conference, November, 1999.


Surgical Management of Medial Compartment Arthritis of the Knee. Trauma and Reconstruction for the 21st Century, Olympic Valley, California, August, 14, 1999.


Deformity Management in TKR. Trauma and Reconstruction for the 21st Century, Olympic Valley, California, August, 14, 1999.


Advances in Arthritis Surgery, 26th Annual Physician Assistant Conference, Salt Lake City, October 30 – 28, 1998.


Surgical Approaches for Total Hip Replacement, 1st International Partnership Hip System and Technology Meeting, Cannes, France, October, 1997.


Complications After High Tibial Osteotomy, Western Orthopedic Association, Sun Valley, Idaho, August, 1997.


Soft Tissue Management And Surgical Approach In The Partnership Total Hip System, Partnership System Early Evaluators Meeting, Dallas, TX, January 17, 1997.


Orthopedic Management of Arthritis, University of Washington School of Medicine , Seattle, WA., June , 1997


Total Knee Replacement After High Tibial Osteotomy, Borden-Hedley Fellowship Forum, Scottsdale, AZ, November, 1996.


Orthopedic Management of Arthritis, University of Washington School of Medicine , Seattle, WA., June 5, 1996.


Surgical Approaches for Total Hip Replacement, Orlando, FL, 1996.


Femoral Nerve Block Analgesia in Total Knee Replacement, Borden-Hedley Fellowship Forum, November, 1995.


Femoral Nerve Block Analgesia in Total Knee Replacement, Northwest Physicians Association, Annual Meeting, Sun Valley, Idaho, February, 1992.


Facts & Myths of Arthritis, Summer Arthritis Forum: series of public education lectures in conjunction with the Seattle chapter of the Arthritis Foundation, May 18, 1993.


Facts & Myths of Arthritis, Spring Arthritis Forum: series of public education lectures in conjunction with the Seattle chapter of the Arthritis Foundation, February 16, 1993.


Puget Sound Arthroplasty Group, guest lecturer: Allograft Reconstruction of Acetabulum in Revision Surgery, February 8, 1993.


Patellar Dysfunction After Total Knee Replacement. Conference on Patellofemoral Problems in conjunction with Rainier Medical Imaging Center, October 24, 1992.


Shoulder Problems, Office Orthopedics for Primary Care, July, 1992.


Cementless Acetabular Reconstruction and the Use of Allograft in Revision Hip Arthroplasty. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Washington, D.C., February 20-25, 1992, with L. S. Borden.


The Use of Pelvic Reconstruction Plates for Management of Severe Acetabular Defects in Total Hip Arthroplasty. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Washington, D.C., February 20-25, 1992, with L. S. Borden.


Laminectomy and Fusion for Degenerative Spinal Stenosis. Sicot International Meeting, Montreal, Canada, October, 1990, with L. P. Seimon.


The Effects of Bone Loss in Treating Open Tibia Fractures. American Orthopaedic Association, Residents Conference. Newport Beach, California, April l4-17, 1990, with I. Guttentag, A. Sadler and M. Szporn.


Computer Planning in Academic Orthopaedics. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, New Orleans, Louisiana, February 8-12, 1990, with I. H. Kirschenbaum, M. Rubman, S. Taylor and E. T. Habermann.


Laminectomy versus Laminectomy and Fusion for Treatment of Spinal Stenosis. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, New Orleans, Louisiana, February 8-12, 1990, with L. P. Seimon.


Surgical Treatment of Spinal Stenosis. American Orthopaedic Association, Residents Conference, Rochester, New York, March 29 - April 1, 1989.


Intraosseous Pressure and Hydraulic Resistance in Steroid Treated Rabbits. The American Rheumatism Association, Anaheim, California, June 4-8, 1985, with P. A. Simkin.


High Density Lipoprotein Stimulates Secretion in Cultured Human Trophoblasts. Independent Studies in Medical Sciences Conference, Seattle, Washington, April 17, 1984.

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