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Nicole Schroeder, MD

Title(s)Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Williams CollegeBA1999
    Northwestern University MD2004Feinberg School of Medicine
    UCSFOrthopedic Surgery Residency2009
    Washington University St. LouisFellowship, Hand and Upper Extremity2010Orthopedic Surgery
    University of California, San Francisco, CA2018Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
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    UCSF2016Academy of Medical Educators
    UCSF2013  - 2014Teaching Scholars Program
    UCSF2013  - 2014Henry J. Kaiser Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Ambulatory Care Setting.
    UCSF2012JOJ Teaching Award. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
    UCSF2018Haile Debas Academy Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery
    UCSF2018JOJ Teaching Award Department of Orthopedic Surgery

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    Nicole Schroeder, MD is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UCSF. She is the Director of the Orthopaedic Hand Service at San Francisco General Hospital as well as Director of the UCSF Orthopaedic Resident Education Curriculum and Associate Residency Director. In 2018, she was honored as the Haile Debas Academy Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery. She has received numerous accolades for her excellence in teaching, including the 2012 and 2018 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery JOJ Outstanding Teaching Award, the 2013 UCSF Excellence in TeachingAward. and the 2014 Henry J. Kaiser Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Ambulatory Care Setting. Dr. Schroeder was a member of the School of Medicine 2013-2014 Teaching Scholars Program and is currently a member of the Academy of Medical Educators.
    As an active member of the American Society of Surgery for the Hand, she sits on both the Resident Education and Emergency Hand Care Committees. Dr. Schroeder’s clinical practice is focused primarily at San Francisco General Hospital but she also spends time at the San Francisco VA Hospital and the UCSF Orthopedic Institute. Her clinical interests include traumatic hand and forearm injuries, tendinoses of the upper extremity, Dupuytren's contracture, arthritis, blood vessel and nerve problems, bone deformities, dislocations and fractures, joint problems, ligament and tendon injuries, and tumors.

    B.A., Williams College, 1999
    M.D., Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2004
    Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, University of California San Francisco, 2004-09
    Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship, Washington University, St. Louis, 2009-10
    Teaching Scholars Program, University of California San Francisco, 2013-14

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    1. Schroeder NS, Goldfarb CA. Thumb ulnar collateral and radial collateral ligament injuries. Clin Sports Med. 2015 Jan; 34(1):117-26. PMID: 25455399.
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    2. Root CG, London DA, Schroeder NS, Calfee RP. Anatomical relationships and branching patterns of the dorsal cutaneous branch of the ulnar nerve. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Jun; 38(6):1131-6. PMID: 23707013.
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    3. Goldfarb CA, Strauss NL, Wall LB, Calfee RP. Defining ulnar variance in the adolescent wrist: measurement technique and interobserver reliability. J Hand Surg Am. 2011 Feb; 36(2):272-7. PMID: 21276890.
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    4. Strauss NL, Goldfarb CA. Arthroscopic management of traumatic peripheral triangular fibrocartilage complex tears. J Hand Surg Am. 2011 Jan; 36(1):136-8. PMID: 20888143.
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    5. Lattanza LL, Chu T, Ty JM, Orazov B, Strauss N, O'Reilly OM, Buckley JM. Interclinician and intraclinician variability in the mechanics of the pivot shift test for posterolateral rotatory instability (PLRI) of the elbow. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2010 Dec; 19(8):1150-6. PMID: 20850998.
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    6. Strauss NL, Goldfarb CA. Surgical correction of clinodactyly: two straightforward techniques. Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg. 2010 Mar; 14(1):54-7. PMID: 20216055.
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    7. Sen MK, Strauss N, Harvey EJ. Minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis of distal radius fractures using a pronator sparing approach. Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg. 2008 Mar; 12(1):2-6. PMID: 18388748.
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