Robert W. Easton, M.D.

Robert W. Easton, M.D.

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Robert W. Easton, M.D.

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science
    Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, LA)
  • Doctor of Medicine
    Louisiana State University School of Medicine

Training:

  • Residency
    Louisiana State University Health
    Sciences Center
  • Fellowship
    dult Reconstruction Surgery Fellow
    The Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland, OH)

Certifications:

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeon

Honors and Awards:

  • Resident Liaison to American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons ~ Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
  • Honors Program ~ Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
  • Abstract nominated for Russell Hibbs Award ~ Scoliosis Research Society
  • Academic Achievement in College of Basic Sciences
  • Louisiana State University Varsity Cheerleading Captain
  • Louisiana State University Dean's List
  • Louisiana State University Junior Varsity Letterman

Publications and Presentations:

  • Easton, R., Omotola, A., Krause, P., Maristany, M., and Bok, L. "Efficacy of CT Scanning in Diagnosis of Traumatic Knee Arthrotomies." Louisiana Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting
  • Easton, R., Penton, J., and Cascio, B. "Hip Labral Tear: A Case Presentation." Louisiana Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting
  • Omotola, A., Easton, R., Molligan, H., and Rooney, R. "A percent of Total Hip Arthroplasty Patients Require Adductor Tenotomy."
  • Burger, E., Baratta, R.V., King, A.G.S., Easton, R. Lu, Y., Solomonow, M., and Riemer, B. "The Memory Properties of Cold-Worked Titanium Rods in Scoliosis Constructions"
  • Burger, E., Baratta, R.V., King, A.G.S., Easton, R., Lu, Y., Solomonow, M., and Riemer, B. "Failure of Proximal Constructs in Scoliosis: The Role of Metal Memory." 38th Annual Scoliosis Research Society Meeting
  • Easton, R. "Metal Memory in Stainless Steel and Titanium Scoliosis Rods." LSUHSC Annual Summer Research Symposium

Extracurricular/Volunteer Activities:

  • Dissection Instructor for First Year Medical Students ~ Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
  • Table Instructor ~ AO North America Advanced Operating Room Personnel Course
  • Surgery Interest Group ~ Vice President
  • Admissions Tour Guide
  • Day with the Doctors
  • Camp Tiger Counselor
  • Louisiana State University Athletic Advisory Board

Patient Resources: HIP

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