Michael D. Neel, MD

Orthopedics Division, Surgery Department
The Orthopaedic Clinic, Memphis, TN


Education

MD - University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, TN
Internship - Department of General Surgery, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, FL
Residency - Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, FL
Fellowship - Department of Orthopaedic Oncology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL


University and Hospital Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor in Orthopaedics, University of Tennessee, Memphis
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Consultant Staff
Baptist Memorial Hospital System, Active Staff
Methodist Hospital System, Active Staff


Publications

Marchese V, Connolly B, Neel M, etal. Relationships Among Severity of Osteonecrosis, Pain, Range of Motion, and Functional Mobility in Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Physical Therapy Mar; 3:341-50, 2008.

Kaste S, Strouse P, Fletcher B, Neel M. Benign and Malignant Bone Tumors. In: Slovis T, ed. Caffey’s Pediatric Diagnostic Imaging.  Philadelphia: Mosby 2912-2969, 2008.

Neel M, Karimova E. Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head in Pediatric Patients. Sem Arthroplasty Sep;18(3), 2007.

Neel M. Bone Grafting and Bone Graft Substitutes. Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Musculoskeletal Tumors 2  AAOS Aug; 5:41-53, 2007.

Marchese V, Rai S, Carlson C, Hinds P, Spearing E, Zhang L, Callaway L, Neel M, Rao B, Ginsberg J. Assessing functional mobility in survivors of lower-extremity sarcoma: reliability and validity of a new assessment tool. Pediatr Blood Cancer Aug;49(2):183-9, 2007.

Karimova E, Rai S, Howard S, Neel M, Britton L, Pui C, Kaste S. Femoral head osteonecrosis in pediatric and young adult patients with leukemia or lymphoma. J Clin Oncol Apr 20; 25(12):1525-31, 2007.

Heck RK, Neel MD. Expandable prostheses for reconstruction after tumor resection in young patients. Current Opinion in Orthoped Dec; 17(6):532-537, 2006.

Marchese VG, Spearing E, Calloway L, Rai SN, Zhang L, Hinds PS, Carlson CA, Neel MD, Rao BN, Ginsberg J. “Relationships among range of motion, functional mobility, and quality of life in children and adolescents after limb-sparing surgery for lower extremity sarcoma. Pediatric Physical Therapy Winter;18 (4) ;238-44, 2006.

JGinsberg J, Rai S, Carlson C, Meadows A, Hinds P, Spearing E, Zhang L, Callaway L, Neel M, Rao B, Marchese V. A comparative analysis of functional outcomes in adolescents and young adults with lower-extremity bone sarcoma. Pediatr Blood Cancer Aug;49(7):964-969, 2006.

Daw NC, Jenkins JJ, McCarville MB, Rao BN, Neel M. Case Reports: Polymethylmethacrylate Lung Embolus after Limb-salvage Surgery of the Distal Femur. Clin Orthop Relat Res Jul;448:252-256, 2006.

Daw NC, Jenkins JJ, McCarville MB, Rao BN, Neel M. Polymethylmethacrylate Lung Embolus after Limb-salvage Surgery of the Distal Femur. Clin Orthop Relat Res May 9, 2006. [Epub ahead of print]

Karimova EJ, Rai SN, Ingle D, Ralph AC, Deng X, Neel M, Howard SC, Pui CH, Kaste SC. MRI of knee osteonecrosis in children with leukemia and lymphoma: Part 2, clinical and imaging patterns. AJR Am J Roentgenol Feb;186(2):477-82, 2006.

Karimova EJ, Rai SN, Deng X, Ingle DJ, Ralph AC, Neel M, Kaste SC. MRI of knee osteonecrosis in children with leukemia and lymphoma: Part 1, observer agreement. AJR Am J Roentgenol Feb;186(2):470-6, 2006.

Hartford CM, Wodowski KS, Rao BN, Khoury JD, Neel M, Daw NC. Osteosarcoma among children aged 5 years or younger: the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital experience. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol Jan;28(1):43-7, 2006.

Toy PC, France J, Randall RL, Neel M, Shorr RL, Heck RK. Reconstruction of noncontained distal femoral defects with polymethylmethacrylate and crossed-screw augmentation: a biomechanical study. J Bone Joint Surg Am Jan;88(1):171-8, 2006.

Daw NC, Billups CA, Rodriguez-Galindo C, McCarville MB, Rao BN, Cain AM, Jenkins JJ, Neel M, Meyer WH. Metastatic Osteosarcoma. Cancer Jan 15;106(2):403-12, 2006.

Krasin MJ, Davidoff AM, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Billups CA, Fuller CE, Neel MD, Merchant TE. Definitive Surgery and Multiagent Systemic Therapy for Patients with Localized Ewing Sarcoma Family of Tumors Local Outcome & Prognostic Factors. American Cancer Society July 15; Vol104, Num 2 Page 367-373, 2005.

Ogg RJ, McDaniel CB, Wallace D, Pitot P, Neel M, Kaste SC. MR safety and compatibility of a noninvasively expandable total-joint endoprosthesis. Magn Reson Imaging Sep;23(7):789-94. Epub 2005 Sep 8, 2005. PMID: 16214609

Kaste SC, Fuller CE, Saharia A, Neel M, Rao BN, Daw NC. Pediatric surface osteosarcoma: Clinical, pathologic, and radiologic features. Pediatr Blood Cancer Aug;47(2):152-62, 2006.

Gaur AH, Liu T, Knapp KM, Daw NC, Rao BN, Neel M, Roddriguez-Galindo C, Brand D, Adderson EE. Infections in children and young adults with bone malignancies undergoing limb-sparing surgery. Cancer Aug 1;104(3):602-10, 2005.

Krasin MJ, Davidoff AM, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Billups CA, Fuller CE, Neel M, Merchant TE. Definitive surgery and multiagent systemic therapy for patients with localized Ewing sarcoma family of tumors: local outcome and prognostic factors. Cancer Jul 15;104(2):367-73, 2005.

Chollet CT, Britton L, Neel M, Hudson MM, Kaste SC. Childhood cancer survivors: an at-risk cohort for ankle osteonecrosis. Clin Orthop Relat Res Jan;(430):149-55, 2005.

Krasin MJ, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Billups CA, Davidoff AM, Neel M, Merchant TE, Kun LE. Definitive irradiation in multidisciplinary management of localized Ewing sarcoma family of tumors in pediatric patients: outcome and prognostic factors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys Nov 1;60(3):830-8, 2004.

Neel M, Heck R, Britton L, Daw N, Rao BN. Use of a Smooth Press-Fit Stem Preserves Physeal Growth After Tumor Resection. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004.

Sajadi KR, Heck RK, Neel M, Rao BN, Daw NC, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Hoffer FA, Stacy GS, Peabody TD, Simon MA. The Incidence and Prognosis of Osteosarcoma Skip Metastases. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research Number 246, pp. 92-6, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2004.

Rodriguez-Galindo C, Shah N, McCarville MB, Billups CA, Neel M, Rao BN, Daw NC. Outcome after Local Recurrence of Osteosarcoma. The St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Experience (1970-2000) Wiley InterScience, March 2004.

Relling M, Yang W, Das S, Cook EH, Rosner GL, Neel M, Howard S, Ribeiro R, Sundlund JT, Pui C-H, Kaste SC. Pharmacogenetic risk factors for osteonecrosis of the hip among children with Leukemia. Journal of Clinical Oncology Vol 22, No 19 (October 1), pp. 3930-3936, 2004.

Neel M, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Shah N, Carville M, Billups C, Rao BN, Daw N. Outcome after Local Recurrence of Osteosarcoma. Cancer May 1, Vol 100, No.9, 2004.