Overview of Dr. Blank
Dr. Alan Blank is an orthopedic surgeon in Chicago, IL and is affiliated with Rush University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University and has been in practice 6 years. He specializes in hip & knee reconstructive surgery and musculoskeletal oncology/cancer and is experienced in osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma, ewing sarcoma, soft tissue sarcomas, and malignant bone tumors.
Education & Training NYU School of Medicine Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2011 - 2016 Hospital Joint Diseases Orthopedic Institute Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2011 - 2016 Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University Class of 2011 Chicago Medical School MS, Biomedical Sciences, 2007 University of Pennsylvannia BA, English Literature, 2006 Huntsman Cancer Institute Fellowship, Musculoskeletal Oncology and Sarcoma Surgery Certifications & Licensure IL State Medical License 2017 - 2023 UT State Medical License 2016 - 2018 NY State Medical License 2015 - 2017 American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery Publications & Presentations PubMed
A clinicopathologic examination of myxofibrosarcoma. Do surgical margins significantly affect local recurrence rates in this infiltrative sarcoma subtype
Farnaz Dadrass, Charles A. Gusho, Fan Yang, Chris Culvern, J. Bloom, Yale A. Fillingham, Matthew W. Colman, Steven Gitelis, Alan T. Blank> ;Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2021 Feb 1
A single institutional experience treating adipocytic tumors: incidence, disease-related outcomes, and the clinical significance of MDM2 analysis.
Saule Tamkus, Charles A Gusho, Matthew W. Colman, Ira Miller, Steven Gitelis, Alan T. Blank> ;Orthopedic Reviews. 2020 Nov 24
National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines compliance of a sarcoma service: A retrospective review.
Alan T. Blank, Brandon Michael Larson, Sara Shaw, Connor Wakefield, Tricia King, Kevin B. Jones, R. Lor Randall> ;World journal of clinical oncology. 2020 Jun 24 Join now to see all Journal Articles Sarcoma Care in an Urban Health-care System: Which Factors Lead to Variance of Care? Alan T. Blank, Richelle C. Takemoto, Neeraj M. Patel, Assad Baig, Timothy B. Rapp, Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, 9/2014 External Links profile https://www.rushortho.com/doctors/alan-blank