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Dr. Vanderbeck specializes in surgery of the shoulder and elbow including arthroscopic surgery, total joint replacement, complex reconstruction, fractures and dislocations, tendon and ligament repair, sports injuries and revision surgery.

Education

  • Undergraduate Education
    • BS Biological Sciences, Rutgers University–Cook College
  • Graduate Education
    • MD, Sidney Kimmel Medical College (AOA)
    • MS Biomedical Chemistry, Thomas Jefferson University
  • Post Graduate Education
    • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, The Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University
    • Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship, The Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University
  • Certifications
    • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
    • Maintenance of Certification 2018, expiration

Awards & Honors

  • Medarva patient choice awards 2019, 2020
  • Teacher of the Year Award, presented by the Inspira Orthopaedic Chief Residents, 2016
  • Everett J. Gordon Award, by vote of the faculty to the orthopedic resident at Thomas Jefferson University demonstrating outstanding clinical achievement 2006
  • OITE Award, by vote of the faculty to the orthopedic resident at Thomas Jefferson University with the highest score on the Orthopaedic In-Training Exam 2005
  • Mark D. Chilton Award, by vote of the faculty to the orthopedic resident at Thomas Jefferson University demonstrating an outstanding level of kindness and compassion for the patient entrusted to their care 2004
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society 2000
  • Hobart Amory Hare Honor Medical Society 1999
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Student Research Fellowship, awarded by AOA to one medical student per school for summer term research projects 1998

Professional Affiliations

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Associate Member
  • Mid-Atlantic Shoulder and Elbow Society
  • Richmond Academy of Medicine
  • Virginia Orthopaedic Society

Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Johns W, Ailaney N, Lacy K, Golladay GJ, Vanderbeck J , Kalore NV. Implantable Subacromial Balloon Spacers in Patients with Massive Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears: A Systematic Review of Clinical, Biomechanical, and Financial Implications.
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asmr.2020.06.011 .
  • Vanderbeck J , Fenlin J: Shoulder: What the Orthopaedic Doctor Needs to Know.
    Semin Musculoskelet Radiol. 2007 Mar;11(1):57-65. 2007
  • Vaccaro AR, Cirello J . The Use of Allograft Bone and Cages in Fractures of the Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Spine. Clin Ortho Rel Res. (394):19-26, 2002 Jan.
    2002

Books, Book Chapters, & Monographs

  • Li H, Vanderbeck J : Heterotopic Ossification of the Elbow. In Wolfe (ed): Green's Operative Hand Surgery, 2020. 2020
  • Vanderbeck JL , Fenlin JM, Getz, CL, DePalma AF: Congenital Anomalies and Variational Anatomy of the Shoulder. In Rockwood, Matsen (eds): The Shoulder, 4th ed. Elsevier, 2008, pp107-152. 2008
  • Frieman BG, Vanderbeck JL : AC Joint Reconstruction for Type V Injury: Chronic. In Zuckerman (ed): Advanced Reconstruction Shoulder. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2007, pp247-254. 2007

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Jennifer L. Vanderbeck, M.D., M.S.
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  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Shoulder And Elbow Surgeons
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Mid-Atlantic Shoulder & Elbow Society
  • Richmond Academy of Medicine
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Virginia Orthopaedic Society