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Elizabeth M. Yu, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Orthopaedics
  • Physician, FGP-Orthopaedics
  • Room #725
    376 W 10th Ave
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-293-0706

About

Biography
Medical School: Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, 2006

Residency: Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Orthopedic Surgery, Rochester, Minnesota, 2011

Fellowship: Stanford University/San Francisco Combined Spine Fellowship, Palo Alto/San Francisco, California, 2012

Clinical Interests: Degenerative disc disease, herniated discs, spinal stenosis, degenerative scoliosis, spondylolisthesis, kyphosis, minimally invasive spine surgery, spinal deformity surgery, reconstruction of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine, spinal trauma, fractures, tumors and infections.

Research Interests: Biomechanics of the spine, dynamic stabilization, and fracture fixation, intervertebral disc degeneration.

Notes: Dr. Yu joined the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Ohio State University Medical Center in October 2012. She is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Her clinical interests include the management of all forms of adult spinal disorders including adult degenerative disorders and spinal deformity surgery. Dr. Yu has also been active in the area of research in orthopeadics.


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Honors

  • 2016-2019

    Spine Evaluation Committee. .

  • 2016

    334 spine surgeons to know — 2016. .

  • 2016

    38 Female Spine Surgeon Leaders to Know – 2016.. .

  • 2015

    Recognized Nationally amongst the Top 10 Percentage for Patient Satisfaction at Wexner Medical Center at Ohio State University; Top 10 Percent Nationally Ranked CGCAHPS Patient Satisfaction Scores – FY2014-2015. .

  • 2011

    Mark B. Coventry Clinical Research Award Participant. .

  • 2009

    Mark B. Coventry Clinical Research Award Participant. .

  • 2008

    Best Resident Presentation. .

  • 2006

    Alumni Distinguished Student Award. .

  • 2006

    Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Citation. .

  • 2006

    Donald W. Bussmann Award. .

  • 2006

    National Jesuit Honor Society. .

  • 2006

    National Honor Medical Society. .

  • 2002

    Excellence in Teaching Certificate. .

  • 2001

    Howard Hughes Research Grant. .

  • 1998

    Chancellor Scholarship. .

Chapters

2015

  • Elizabeth Yu, MD and James Zucherman, MD. 2015. "Clinical Results of the IDE Trial of X-stop Interspinous Systems." In Dynamic Reconstruction of the Spine, edited by Kim D and Sengupta DK, New York: Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc.

2014

  • Yu, Elizabeth; Yu, Warren; Khan Safdar N. 2014. "Spine Trauma." In AAOS Comprehensive Orthopaedic Review, edited by Boyer, Martin I, Rosement, IL: AAOS.

2012

  • Syed I, Yu E, Nassr A, Lee J. 2012. "Management of Cervical Facet Dislocation." In Essentials of Spinal Cord Injury: Basic Research to Clinical Practice, edited by Fehlings MG and Vaccarro AR, New York: Thieme.

2010

  • Yu Elizabeth and Nassr A. 2010. "Management of Cervical Facet Disloation: Anterior Versus Posterior Approach." In Controversies in Spine Surgery: Best Evidence Recommendations, edited by Vaccaro AR and Eck JC, 48 - 58. New York City: Thieme Medical Publishers.

Journal Articles

2017

  • Virk, SS, Yu, E, 2017, "The top 50 articles on Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery." Spine pending print, pending print -
  • Sud S, Stammen K, Yu Elizabeth, Jain N, Khan SN, 2017, "Cervical fracture patterns associated with vertebral artery injuries." Current Orthopaedic Practice 28, no. 1, 48 - 51.

2016

  • Badlani N, Yu E, Ahn J, Kurd MF, Khan SN., 2016, "Minimally Invasive/Less Invasive Microdiscectomy." Clinical Spine Surgery 29, no. 3, 108 - 110.
  • Rauck R, Stammen K, Yu E, Khan SN, 2016, "Novel intraoperative technique to visualize the lower cervical spine: A case series." Am J Orthop 45, no. 2, E46 - E49.
  • Rauck RC, Fisk E, Stammen KL, Yu E, Khan SN., 2016, "Reamer Irrigator Aspirator (RIA) for bone graft harvest in complex spine surgery." Curr Orthop Pract 27, no. 5, 564 - 569.
  • Yu Elizabeth, Romero N, Miles T, Hsu S, Kondrrashov D, 2016, "Dyspnea as the Presenting Symptoms of Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy." The Surgery Journal 4, no. 2, e147 - e150.
  • Yu Elizabeth, Nosova E, Falkenstein Y, Prasad P, Leasure J, Kondrashov D., 2016, "Validation of a Russian Language Oswestry Disability Index Questionnaire.." Global Spine Journal 06, no. 7, 636 - 639.

2014

  • Iyore, James, Moukalled A, Yu E, Tulman DB, Bergese SD, Jones CD, Stawicki SP, Evans DC, 2014, "A systematic review of the need for MRI for the clearance of cervical spine injury in obtunded blunt trauma patients after normal cervical spine CT." J Emerg Trauma Shock 7, 251 - 5.
  • Yu, Elizabeth; Khan SN, 2014, "Does less invasive spine surgery result in increased radiation exposure? A systematic review.." Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 472, no. 6, 1738 - 1748.
  • Virk,Sohrab,S; Niedermeier,Steven; Yu,Elizabeth; Khan,Safdar,N, 2014, "Adjacent segment disease.." Orthopedics 37, no. 8, 547 - 555.

2013

  • Dodwad SN, Neidermier S, Yu E, Ferguson T, Klineberg EO, Khan SN., 2013, "The Morel-Lavalle lesion revisited: Management in spinopelvic dissociation." Spine Journal e-pub, e - pub.

2012

  • Larson,A,Noelle; Sierra,Rafael,J; Yu,Elizabeth,M; Trousdale,Robert,T; Stans,Anthony,A, 2012, "Outcomes of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Treated With In Situ Pinning." JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS 32, no. 2, 125 - 130.

2010

  • Yu,Elizabeth; Cil,Akin; Harmsen,William,Scott; Schleck,Cathy; Sperling,John,W; Cofield,Robert,H, 2010, "Arthroscopy and the Dramatic Increase in Frequency of Anterior Acromioplasty from 1980 to 2005: An Epidemiologic Study." Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic Related Surgery 26, no. 9, S142 - 7.
  • Larson,A,Noelle; Yu,Elizabeth,M; Melton,L,Joseph; Peterson,Hamlet,A; Stans,Anthony,A, 2010, "The Incidence of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis: A Population Based Study." British Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 19, no. 1, 9 - 12.

Presentations

  • "Periprosthetic Infection with Propionibacterium acnes: Different from Conventional Arthroplasty Infection." 2010, Presented at Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, US|USA
  • "Periprosthetic Infection with Propionibacterium acnes: Different from Conventional Arthroplasty Infection." 2010, Presented at American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, New Orleans, US|USA
  • "Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis: Should the Contralateral Hip Be Pinned? A Population-Based Study." 2008, Presented at Minnesota Orthopaedic Society, Minneapolis, US|USA
  • "Outcome of Prosthetic Joint Infections Due to Propionibacterium Acnes." 2009, Presented at Minnesota Orthopaedic Society, Minneapolis, US|USA
  • "Arthroscopy and the Dramatic Increase in Frequency of Anterior Acriomiopalsty." 2009, Presented at Minnesota Orthopaedic Society, Minneapolis, US|USA
  • "Periprosthetic Infection with Propionibacterium Acnes: Different From Conventional Arthroplasty Infection." 2009, Presented at Musculoskeletal Infection Society, San Diego, US|USA
  • "Arthroscopy and the Dramatic Increase in Frequency of Anterior Acromioplasty: 1980 to 2005." 2009, Presented at European Shoulder and Elbow Society, Madrid, ES|ESP
  • "Arthroscopy and the Dramatic Increase in Frequency of Anterior Acromioplasty: 1980 to 2005." 2009, Presented at Closed Meeting of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, New York, US|USA
  • "Epidemiology of Anterior Acromioplasty 1980 to 2005." 2009, Presented at Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, Amelia Island, US|USA
  • "The Effect of Smoking on Two-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF):  Preliminary Results." 2016, Presented at Mid-America Orthopedic Association,
  • "A Biomechanical Analysis of Lateral Interbody Implants and Supplemental Fixation in Adjacent Segment Disease." 2017, Presented at International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery, Chicago, US|USA