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Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Faculty

noiseuxNicolas Noiseux, MD, MSc, FRCSC

Assistant Professor



Education

  • Medical School - McGill University
  • Residency - McGill University
  • Fellowship - Mayo Clinic, Adult Reconstruction Fellowship
  • Mayo Clinic, Master’s in Clinical Research

Professional Certifications

  • ABOS American Orthopedic Surgery Board Examination, Step 1, July 2006 (BE, board eligible)
  • RCPSC Canadian Board/Fellowship Examination in Orthopaedic Surgery, June 2005 (FRCSC)
  • USMLE, steps 1, 2 and 3 of 3
  • LMCC, parts 1 and 2 of 2 (Canadian Medical Licensing)
  • CPR, ACLS, ATLS

Honors, Awards and Organizations

  • Patrick J. Kelly Visiting Professor Fellow Award Finalist, Mayo Clinic, 2006
  • Frank McGill Travel Fellowship, McGill University Health Centre, 2005-7
  • Resident Teacher of the Year, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, McGill University, 2004-
  • Eugene Rogalla Prize, 1st place, Resident Research Paper Competition, McGill Orthopaedics, 2003, The Role of Anterior Hip Impingement in Labral Tears
  • >Eugene Rogalla Prize, 3rd place, Resident Research Paper Competition, McGill Orthopaedics, 2002, The Role of Anterior Hip Impingement in Idiopathic OA
  • Dr. E.D. Monaghan Principles of Surgery Award, McGill University, 2002
  • >Dr. Philip Eibel Prize in Orthopedic Surgery,> McGill University, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2002
  • >Wood Gold Medal, Most Outstanding Clinical Performance in Clerkship, McGill University Medical School, 2000
  • Robert Forsythe Prize in Surgery, McGill University Medical School, 2000
  • >Dean’s Honour List, McGill University Medical School, 1996-2000
  • Society of Chemical Industry Merit Award, Highest Graduating GPA, McGill Biochemistry, 1996
  • Dean’s Honour List and First Class Honours, McGill University, Biochemistry, 1996
  • Canadian Society for Chemistry Silver Medal, McGill University, 1995
  • J.W. McConnell Award, Top 5% GPA in Faculty of Science, McGill University, 1995, 6
  • Hugh Brock Scholarship, McGill University, Biochemistry, 1993-1996
  • Canada Scholars Scholarship, McGill University, Biochemistry, 1993-1996

Clinical Interests

  • Evaluation of the Mechanisms of Total Hip Arthroplasty Dislocation, Principal Investigator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Co-Investigators: Dr. D.J. Berry/Dr. D. Dahm/Dr. J. Howard, 2006- (ongoing)
  • Reasons for Dissatisfaction After Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA), Principal Investigator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Co-Investigators: Dr. R.T. Trousdale/Dr. D.G. Lewallen/Dr. J. Jackson, 2006- (ongoing)
  • Prevention of Ischial Ulcers Via Magnetic Repulsion (part 1: The Effect of Sitting Pressure on Ischial Blood Flow, part 2: Strength of Ischial Tuberosity Implants for Magnetic Repulsion), Master’s Thesis, Principal Investigator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Co-Investigators: Dr. D.G. Lewallen/Dr. K.R. Kaufman/Dr. N. Charkoudian/Dr. M Joyner, 2005- (manuscript in preparation)
  • Intraosseous Juxta-Articular Magnet-Bearing Implants for Treatment of Isolated Medial Compartment Osteoarthritis of the Knee, Co-Investigator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Co-Investigators: Dr. F.A. Khan (PI)/Dr. D.G. Lewallen/Dr. K.R. Kaufman, 2005- (manuscript in preparation)
  • In Vivo Safety and Efficacy of Nickel Plated Neodymium Magnets, Co-Investigator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Co-Investigators: Dr. A. Florschutz (PI)/Dr. D.G. Lewallen/Dr. K.R. Kaufman/Dr. F.A. Khan/Dr. T Hefferan, 2005- (ongoing)
  • Uncemented Porous Tantalum Acetabular Components: Early Follow-up and Failures in 1212 Cases, Co-Principal Investigator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Co-Investigators: Dr. W.J. Long (Co-PI)/Dr. D.G. Lewallen/Dr. A.D. Hanssen/Dr. T. Mabry, 2005-6 (manuscript in preparation)
  • The Cup-Cage: Results of a Porous Cup-Cage Construct in Complex Acetabular Revision Surgery with Severe Bone Loss, Principal Investigator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada, Co-Investigators: Dr. C.F. Kellett/Dr. W.J. Long/Dr. D.G. Lewallen/Dr. A.E. Gross, 2005-6 (submitted to JBJS-Am)
  • Surface Replacement Arthroplasty of the Hip: The Biomechanical Effects of Superior Neck Notching and Varus Positioning, Principal Investigator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Co-Investigators: Dr. R.T. Trousdale/Dr. F.A. Khan/Dr. W.J Long, 2005-6 (manuscript in preparation)
  • Correlation of Knee Pain, Function, and Health-Related Quality of Life Measures with Radiographic Findings and Physical Parameters in Knee Osteoarthritis, Principal Investigator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Co-Investigators: K. Bernhardt/Dr. M.F. Koff/Dr. F.A. Khan/Dr. K.R. Kaufman/Dr. K.K. Amrami, 2005-6 (submitted to Arthritis Rheum)
  • Using Short Knee X-rays to Determine the Effect of Local Knee Alignment on Compartmental Patterns of Osteoarthritis, Co-Investigator, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Co-Investigators: Dr. F.A. Khan (PI)/Dr. M.F. Koff/Dr. K.R. Kaufman/Dr. K.K. Amrami, 2005-6 (submitted to Arthritis Rheum)
  • Bridge vs. Tension Band Construct for Spinal Fracture Fixation: A Biomechanical Analysis, Co-Principal Investigator, McGill University Orthopaedic Surgery Department, Co-Investigators: Dr. C. Richards (Co-PI)/Dr. J. Ouellet/Dr. T. Steffen, 2004/5 (submitted to Eur SpineJ)
  • Monosegmental Fixation for Lumbar Spondylodiskitis, Principal investigator,McGill University Orthopaedic Surgery Department, Co-Investigators: Dr. V. Arlet/Dr. J. Ouellet, 2003/4  (Submitted to J Spinal Disord and Tech)
  • The Role of Hip Impingement in Acetabular Labral Tears, Principal investigator,McGill University Orthopaedic Surgery Department, Co-Investigator: Dr. M. Tanzer, 2002/3 (Published in CORR)
  •  Anterior Hip Impingement Causes Idiopathic Hip Arthritis, Principal investigator,McGill University Orthopaedic Surgery Department, Co-Investigator: Dr. M. Tanzer, 2001/2(Published in combined paper with study above in CORR)
  • Genetic Engineering of Insulin Expression in Non-Islet Cells, Joslin Diabetes Centre, Harvard University, Mass., Research Director: Dr. M. Lipes, summer 1997
  • The Effects of IGF-1 on HIV retroviral transcription, Lady Davis Research Institute, Montreal, Research Director: Dr. R. Germinario, summer 1996
  • Tetrahydrofolate Synthesis in Trypanosomes, Undergraduate Thesis, Department of Biochemistry, McGill University, Thesis Advisor: Dr. I McKenzie, 1995/6

Publications

  • Osseous Abnormalities and Early Osteoarthritis, The Role of Hip Impingement, Michael Tanzer, MD, FRCSC and Nicolas Noiseux, MD, Clin Orthop and Relat Res, 429, pp.170-177, December, 2004
  • Total Hip Arthroplasty Complications: Dislocation, with David G. Lewallen, MD, in OKU Hip and Knee Reconstruction 3, 2005
  • Correlation of Knee Pain, Function, and Health-Related Quality of Life Measures with Radiographic Findings and Physical Parameters in Knee Osteoarthritis, Nicolas O. Noiseux, MD et al, Osteoarthritis Cartilage, 14, p. S177, December, 2006
  • Fixing “pistol grip” deformity may erase need for new hip, The Medical Post, March 18 2003, Vol 38, Issue 11