Orthopedic Center | Meet Our Team

Surgeons and Attending Physicians

Peter Waters, MD

Peter M. Waters, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon-in-Chief, Orthopedic Center; Director, Brachial Plexus Program; Director, Hand & Orthopedic Upper Extremity Program; Director, Clinical Effectiveness Research Center John E. Hall Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Lyle Micheli

Lyle Micheli, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Division; Director, Sports Medicine Division; Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Part Time, Harvard Medical School Board of Directors, US Rugby Football Foundation; Team Physician, US Figure Skating; Finish Line Director, Boston Marathon
Kathryn E.  Ackerman

Kathryn Ackerman, MD, MPH

Physician, Sports Medicine Division; Director, Female Athlete Program Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Megan E. Anderson, MD

Megan E. Anderson, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Donald Bae

Donald S. Bae, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Andrea Bauer, MD

Andrea Bauer, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Michael Beasley, MD

Michael Beasley, MD

Physician, Sports Medicine Division; Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School Team Physician, Northeastern University; Head Team Physician, University of Massachusetts - Boston
Melissa Christino, MD

Melissa Christino, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Faculty, Harvard Medical School
Gianmichel Corrado, MD

Gianmichel Corrado, MD

Physician, Sports Medicine Division; Associate Program Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship; Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School Head Team Physician, Northeastern University
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Pierre d'Hemecourt, MD

Physician, Sports Medicine Division; Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship; Director, Sports Medicine Ultrasound Program; Director, Runners Clinic Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Thanh Dinh, DPM

Thanh Dinh, DPM

Podiatrist, Sports Medicine Division Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Mary Dubon, MD

Mary Dubon, MD

Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Specialist, Orthopedic Center; Attending Physician, Sports Medicine Division
John Emans

John B. Emans, MD

Director, Spinal Surgery Division; Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
David J. Fogelman, MD

David Fogelman, MD

Pediatric Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist, Orthopedic Center Instructor in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School
Joana Fraser, MD

Joana Fraser, MD

Attending Physician, Sports Medicine Division Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Mark Gebhardt

Mark C. Gebhardt, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Frederick W. and Jane M. Ilfeld Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Ellen Geminiani, MD

Ellen Geminiani, MD

Physician, Sports Medicine Division; Lecturer on Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School Chair of Sports Science & Medicine Committee, US Figure Skating
Michael Glotzbecker, MD

Michael Glotzbecker, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Megan Hannon, MD

Megan Hannon, MD

Active Staff, Orthopaedic Surgery & Emergency Medicine; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Instructor in Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Daniel Hedequist, MD

Daniel Hedequist, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Benton Heyworth

Benton Heyworth, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
M. Timothy Hresko, MD

M. Timothy Hresko, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Sarah Jackson, MD, CSCS

Sarah Jackson, MD, RMSK, CSCS

Sports Medicine Physician/MSK and Sports Ultrasound, Sports Medicine Division Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Lawrence Karlin

Lawrence Ira Karlin, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
James Kasser, MD

James Kasser, MD

Surgeon-in-Chief; Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Catherine Ormandy Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Young Jo Kim

Young-Jo Kim, MD, PhD

Director, Child and Young Adult Hip Preservation Program; Director, Pediatric Orthopedic Fellowship Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
MininderKocher

Mininder Kocher, MD, MPH

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center; Associate Director, Sports Medicine Division; Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School Team Orthopedic Consultant, Babson College; Orthopedic Consultant, Northeastern University
Dennis Kramer, MD

Dennis Kramer, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon; Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School Team Physician, US Lacrosse; Team Physician and Orthopedic Consultant, University of Massachusetts
Susan Mahan, MD

Susan Mahan, MD, MPH

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Travis Matheney

Travis Matheney, MD, MLA

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Collin May, MD, MPH

Collin May, MD, MPH

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Matthew Milewski, MD

Matthew Milewski, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Leslie Milne

Leslie Milne, MD

Physician, Sports Medicine Division Clinical Instructor, Harvard Medical School
Michael Millis

Michael Millis, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Martha Murray

Martha Murray, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Division; Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School Research Advisor of The Football Players Health Study, Harvard University
Donna Nimec

Donna Nimec, MD

Physiatrist in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School
Eduardo Novais, MD

Eduardo Novais, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Michael O

Michael O'Brien, MD

Physician, Sports Medicine Division; Director, Sports Concussion Clinic Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Bridget Quinn, MD

Bridget Quinn, MD

Physician, Sports Medicine Division Instructor In Orthopedics, Harvard Medical School
Benjamin Shore, BSc, MD, FRCSC

Benjamin J. Shore, MD, MPH, FRCSC

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center; Co-Director, Cerebral Palsy and Spasticity Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Brian Snyder, MD, PhD

Brian Snyder, MD, PhD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Samantha Spencer

Samantha Spencer, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Cynthia Stein, MD, MPH

Cynthia Stein, MD, MPH

Physician, Sports Medicine Division Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Andrea Stracciolini, MD

Andrea Stracciolini, MD

Attending, Department of Orthopedics; Division of Sports Medicine; Director of Performing Arts Medicine, Division of Sports Medicine Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics, Harvard Medical School
Thomas Vorderer, DPM

Thomas Vorderer, DPM

Podiatrist, Sports Medicine Division
Carly Vuillermin

Carley Vuillermin , MBBS, MPH, FRACS

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
 Colyn Watkins, MD

Colyn Watkins, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Kiriaki Claire White, MD

Kiriaki Claire White, MD

Attending Physician, Orthopedic Center Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Yi-Meng Yen

Yi-Meng Yen, MD, PhD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Center Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Psychologist

Sharon C

Sharon Chirban, PhD

Sports Psychologist, Sports Medicine Division Instructor in Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Physician Assistants

Heather Coe

Heather Coe, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Orthopedic Center
Julia Friedman

Julia Friedman, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Orthopedic Center
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Michael Gale, MS, MHS, PA-C, ATC

Physician Assistant, Orthopedic Center
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Kelsey Goulette, MS, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Orthpedic Center
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Kate Harpin, PA

Physician Assistant, Orthopedic Center
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Kerri Murray, MPH, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Orthopedic Center

Nurse Practitioners

Elise Buckley

Elise Buckley, MSN, CPNP, PC/AC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Orthopedic Center
Jessica Burns

Jessica Burns, MSN, CPNP

Nurse Practitioner, Orthopedic Center
Rachel Difazio

Rachel DiFazio, PhD, RN, PPCNP-BC, FAAN

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Scientist, Division of Newborn Medicine
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Kathleen Doyle, RN, PNP, MSN

Nurse Practitioner, Orthopedic Center
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Kathryn Drennen, PNP

Nurse Practitioner, Orthopedic Center
Chandlee Gore

Chandlee Gore, CPNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Orthopedic Center
 Erin Patisteas, NP

Erin Patisteas, NP

Nurse Practitioner, Orthopedic Center
Amanda Burns

Amanda Robbins, RN, MSN, PNP

Nurse Practitioner, Orthopedic Center
Cynthia Thompson

Cynthia Thompson, MSN, FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Orthopedic Center

Registered Nurses

Paula Desisto

Paula DeSisto-McElhiney, RN, BSN, CPN

Registered Nurse, Orthopedic Center
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Lauren Miller, RN

Registered Nurse, Orthopedic Center
Erin Morrissey

Erin Morrissey, MSN, RN

Registered Nurse, Orthopedic Center
Sara Swaim

Sara Swaim, RN, BSN

Registered Nurse, Orthopedic Center
Laurie Travers

Laurie Travers, RN

Registered Nurse, Orthopedic Center

Administration

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Susanne Ellard, MHA

Executive Director, Orthopedic Center