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Kalman Blumberg, MD
Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Internship, General Surgery - Medical College of Virginia - Richmond, VA (1984-1985)
Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery - Medical College of Virginia - Richmond, VA (1985-1989)
Fellowship, Spine Surgery - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital & Pennsylvania Hospital - Philadelphia, PA (1989-1990)
Doctor of Medicine - University of Miami School of Medicine - Miami, FL (1980-1984)
BS, Engineering - Tulane University - New Orleans, LA (1978-1980)
Technion, Israeli Institute of Technology - Haifa, Israel (1977-1978)
University of Florida - Gainesville, FL (1976-1977) Vanderbilt University - Nashville, TN (1974-1975)
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
Broward County Medical Association
Broward County Orthopaedic Society
Caducean Society of Greater Fort Lauderdale
Florida Medical Association
Florida Orthopaedic Society
North American Spine Society
Publications & Presentations
"The Brooker-Wills Femoral Nail: Technical Difficulties and Their Avoidance," Intramedullary Rods: Clinical Performance and Related Laboratory Testing, ASTM STP 1008, J.P. Harvey, A.U. Daniels and R.F. Games, Eds., American Society for Testing and Materials, Philadelphia, PA., 1989, pp. 119-129. Kalman D. Blumberg, M.D.; G.A. Hanks,M.D.; W.C.Foster, M.D.; J.A. Cardea, M.D.
"A Comparison of the Brooker-Wills and Russell-Taylor Nails in Fractures of the Femoral Shaft" JBJS, No. 7, 72-A, pp. 1019-1024, 1990 Kalman D. Blumberg, M.D.; W.C. Foster, M.D.; J.F. Blumberg, et.al.
"Presentation and Treatment of Pyogenic Vertebral Osteomyelitis" Symposium on Infections of the Spine, Seminars in Spine Surgery, accepted for publication, Dec. 1990. Kalman D. Blumberg, M.D. and R.A. Balderston, M.D.
"Infection in Spine Surgery" An, H., Balderston, R.A. (eds.): Complications of Spinal Surgery, accepted for publication. Kalman D. Blumberg, M.D. and R.A. Balderston, M.D.
"Cervical Spondylitic Myelopathy, Surgical Indications" Harry N. Herkowitz (ed.), Spine, 3rd Edition, accepted for publication. Kalman D. Blumberg, M.D. and F.A. Simeone, M.D.