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Raymond Wright Jr., MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Lexington, KY, Lexington Veterans Affairs Medical Center


Orthopaedic Surgery Lexington, KY

Orthopedic Trauma

Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine

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Education & Training

  • University of Washington School of Medicine
    University of Washington School of MedicineFellowship, Orthopaedic Trauma, 2007 - 2008
  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine
    University of Kentucky College of MedicineResidency, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2002 - 2007
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Case Western Reserve University School of MedicineClass of 2002
  • Case Western Reserve University
    Case Western Reserve UniversityBachelor of Arts, Chemistry and Biology, 1994 - 1998

Certifications & Licensure

  • KY State Medical License
    KY State Medical License 2007 - 2025
  • WA State Medical License
    WA State Medical License 2007 - 2010
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Thomas D. Brower Orthopaedic Surgery Teaching Award 2019
  • Teachers Who Made a Difference Award 2019
  • Howard Rosen Table Instructor Award AO North America Basic Principles Course Sun Valley, ID, 2011
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Pauwels Type 3 Femoral Neck Fractures – A Biomechanical Study of Four Fixation Techniques.  
    Zuelzer DA, Hamilton DA, Jacobs C, Bruce B, Selby J, Primm D, Wright RD, Moghadamian ES, Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma.
  • Demystifying one’s chances of acceptance into Ph.D. in clinical psychology programs  
    Golding, J. M., Susman, D., McGavran, M. B., & Wright, RD., Teaching of Psychology. Volume: 47 issue: 1,
  • Percutaneous Superior Pubic Ramus Screws are Associated with Low Failure Rates.  
    Comadoll SM, Matuszewski PE, Scott A, Liu B, Cooper C, Scott B, Wright RD., J Orthop Trauma. J Orthop Trauma., 4/1/2021
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Member, AO Trauma North America Fellowship Committee 2023 - Present
  • Peer Reviewer, Journal of American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons 2016 - Present
  • Member, AAOS OKU Evaluation Committee 2014 - 2019

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