Rodolfo A Zamora, MD


Medical School. University of Chile, Santiago, Chile 2004 (MD)
Surgery Intern. University of Chile Clinical Hospital, Santiago, Chile 2004-2006
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency. University of Chile, Santiago, Chile 2006-2009
Training Orthopaedic Oncology. Chilean Orthopaedics and Trauma Institute, Santiago, Chile 2009-2010
Research Fellowship - Orthopaedic Oncology, Hackensack University Medical Center,
The Mount Sinai Medical Center,.New York, NY 2012-2014
Clinical Fellowship - Orthopaedic Trauma. University of Louisville, Orthopaedic Department, Louisville, KY 2014-2015
Clinical Fellowship - Orthopaedic Oncology. University of Washington, Seattle, WA 2015-2016

Curriculum Vitae

Current Positions:

Assistant Professor
Chief Musculoskeletal Oncology
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Louisville

Contact Information:

Office phone: +1 (502) 629-5460
Fax number: +l (502) 629-5461

Clinical Focus and Research:

Musculoskeletal Oncology- Benign and Sarcoma of Bone, bone metastasis, benign and soft tissue sarcoma.
Navigation in tumor resection.

Literature Cited:

  1. Peterson JR, Villalobos CE, Zamora R, Wittig JC. Limb Sparing Resection for Tumors Involving the Distal Humerus and Reconstruction with a Modular Endoprosthesis. Bull Hosp Jt Dis (2013). 2015 Jul;73(3): 190-7.  PubMed PMID: 26535598
  2. Young L, Villalobos C, Zamora R, Cornejo M, Wittig JC. Radiographic and Scintigraphic evaluation of bone tumors. JBJS Rev. 2014 Jun 24;2{6)
  3. Zamora R, Wright C, Short A, Seligson D. Comparison between suprapatellar and parapatellar approaches for intrarnedullary nailing of the tibia. Cadaveric study. Injury 2016 Jul 21. Pii: S0020-1383(16)30302-3.  Doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2016.07.024
  4. Zamora R, Jackson A, Seligson D. The Correct Technique for the Use of Bioabsorbable Implants in Orthopaedic Trauma. Current Orthopaedic Practice. July/August 2016 - Volume 27 - Issue 4 - p 469-473