Aravind Athiviraham, MD

  • Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Clinical Interests: Acromioclavicular Joint Separation, Ankle Sprain or Fractures, Arthroscopic Labral Repair and Procedures to Restore Glenoid Bone Loss, Arthroscopic Surgery, Biceps Tendon Injury, Cartilage Restorative Procedures in the Knee and Shoulder, Elbow Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction, Knee Reconstruction, Meniscus repair and transplantation, Orthopaedic Surgery, Rotator Cuff Treatment, Shoulder Instability or Dislocation, Sports Medicine, Total or Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty
  • Websites: Research Network Profile
  • Contact: aathiviraham@bsd.uchicago.edu

Insall Scott Kelly Institute, Lenox Hill Hospital
Fellowship

Cleveland Clinic
Fellowship

Queen's University
Residency

Queen's University
Internship

McGill University
MD

National Trends Show Declining Use of Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression Without Rotator Cuff Repair.
Curtis DM, Bradley AT, Lin Y, Baker HP, Shi LL, Strelzow JA, Athiviraham A. National Trends Show Declining Use of Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression Without Rotator Cuff Repair. Arthroscopy. 2021 May 28.
PMID: 34052380

Author Reply to "Regarding 'Suture Tape Augmentation Has No Effect on Anterior Tibial Translation, Gap Formation, or Load to Failure of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair: A Biomechanical Pilot Study'".
Qin C, Amirouche F, Koh JL, Athiviraham A. Author Reply to "Regarding 'Suture Tape Augmentation Has No Effect on Anterior Tibial Translation, Gap Formation, or Load to Failure of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair: A Biomechanical Pilot Study'". Arthroscopy. 2021 05; 37(5):1374-1375.
PMID: 33896491

Diagnostic Value of MRI and Radiographs of the Knee to Identify Osteochondral Lesions in Acute Patellar Instability.
Baker H, Dickherber J, Reddy M, Rizzi A, Kahn A, Athiviraham A. Diagnostic Value of MRI and Radiographs of the Knee to Identify Osteochondral Lesions in Acute Patellar Instability. J Knee Surg. 2021 Apr 30.
PMID: 33930898

The targeting rule does not increase the rate of lower extremity injuries in NFL players over two seasons.
Baker HP, Satinsky A, Lee CS, Seidel H, Dwyer E, Athiviraham A. The targeting rule does not increase the rate of lower extremity injuries in NFL players over two seasons. Phys Sportsmed. 2021 Apr 05; 1-5.
PMID: 33784939

Applications of Biocompatible Scaffold Materials in Stem Cell-Based Cartilage Tissue Engineering.
Zhao X, Hu DA, Wu D, He F, Wang H, Huang L, Shi D, Liu Q, Ni N, Pakvasa M, Zhang Y, Fu K, Qin KH, Li AJ, Hagag O, Wang EJ, Sabharwal M, Wagstaff W, Reid RR, Lee MJ, Wolf JM, El Dafrawy M, Hynes K, Strelzow J, Ho SH, He TC, Athiviraham A. Applications of Biocompatible Scaffold Materials in Stem Cell-Based Cartilage Tissue Engineering. Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2021; 9:603444.
PMID: 33842441

Suture Tape Augmentation Has No Effect on Anterior Tibial Translation, Gap Formation, or Load to Failure of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair: A Biomechanical Pilot Study.
Qin C, Kahn A, Amirouche F, Beltagi A, Pradhan S, Koh JL, Athiviraham A. Suture Tape Augmentation Has No Effect on Anterior Tibial Translation, Gap Formation, or Load to Failure of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair: A Biomechanical Pilot Study. Arthrosc Sports Med Rehabil. 2021 Feb; 3(1):e233-e239.
PMID: 33615270

Playing Rule Article Eight Decreases the Rate of Sport Related Concussion in NFL Players Over Two Seasons.
Baker HP, Lee CS, Qin C, Fibranz C, Rizzi A, Athiviraham A. Playing Rule Article Eight Decreases the Rate of Sport Related Concussion in NFL Players Over Two Seasons. Phys Sportsmed. 2020 Dec 31; 1-6.
PMID: 33382641

Trends of Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction in the United States from 2003 to 2014: Analysis of 3,133 Patients.
Idowu OA, Boyajian HH, Lindsay-Rivera K, Lee CS, Lee MJ, Shi LL, Athiviraham A. Trends of Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction in the United States from 2003 to 2014: Analysis of 3,133 Patients. Arthrosc Sports Med Rehabil. 2020 Dec; 2(6):e705-e710.
PMID: 33364608

Stem Cell-Friendly Scaffold Biomaterials: Applications for Bone Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine.
Zhang Y, Wu D, Zhao X, Pakvasa M, Tucker AB, Luo H, Qin KH, Hu DA, Wang EJ, Li AJ, Zhang M, Mao Y, Sabharwal M, He F, Niu C, Wang H, Huang L, Shi D, Liu Q, Ni N, Fu K, Chen C, Wagstaff W, Reid RR, Athiviraham A, Ho S, Lee MJ, Hynes K, Strelzow J, He TC, El Dafrawy M. Stem Cell-Friendly Scaffold Biomaterials: Applications for Bone Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2020; 8:598607.
PMID: 33381499

Suture Tape-Reinforced Human Dermal Allograft Used for Superior Capsule Reconstruction Demonstrates Improved Ability to Withstand Elongation.
Lee CS, Reddy M, Scott B, Curtis D, Amirouche F, Athiviraham A. Suture Tape-Reinforced Human Dermal Allograft Used for Superior Capsule Reconstruction Demonstrates Improved Ability to Withstand Elongation. Arthrosc Sports Med Rehabil. 2020 Oct; 2(5):e511-e515.
PMID: 33134988

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