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Daniel K. Park, MD
Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, MI

About Daniel K. Park, MD

Dr. Daniel K. Park is an attending spine surgeon at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan. Dr. Park earned his bachelor of science degree at Emory University and then graduated from Duke University Medical School. He finished his orthopedic surgery residency at Rush University in Chicago, Illinois and his spine surgery fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

Dr. Park is recipient of various awards and honors, such as Edward D. Smith Emory scholar, Georgia HOPE scholar, Georgia Governor's scholar, William G. Anylan Duke Scholar, and Howard Hughes medical student research fellow. He is also a member of Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society and Phi Beta Kappa. He has also been selected to attend AAOS/OREF/ORS Clinician Scientist Development Program and the AOA-OREF Resident Leadership Forum.

Dr. Park's clinical and research interests are in all disorders of the spine, particularly in minimally invasive surgery and cervical spine. Dr. Park has been active in research since medical school and has been recognized for his research endeavors early in his academic career. He has been a recipient of the Talmage Peele Award at Duke University and won outstanding oral platform presentation at Duke Alpha Omega Alpha Research symposium. He was selected as best resident research three straight years at Rush University. He has presented his research at various national meetings including the Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRC), Lumbar Spine Research Society (LSRS), American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery (AAOS), and Howard Hughes Medical Institute medical student research symposium.

Publications

 

Articles

  1. Higgins LD, Taylor MK, Park D, Ghodadra N, Marchant M Jr., Pietrobon R, Cook C. Reliability and Validation of the International Knee Documentation Committee (IKDC) Subjective Knee Form. Joint Bone Spine 74 (6): 594-9. 2007.
  2. Higgins LD, Taylor MK, Park D, Ghodadra N, Marchant M Jr., Pietrobon R, Cook C. Fiabilité et validité du questionnaire d'évaluation subjective du genou de l'IKDC (Comité international de documentation du genou). Revue du Rhumatisme 74 (12): 1264-9. 2007.
  3. Li X, An HS, Ellman M, Phillips F, Thonar EJ, Park D, Udayakumar RK, Im HJ. The action of fibroblast growth factor-2 on the intervertebral disc. Arthritis Research and Therapy 10: R48 2008.
  4. Lin EL, Park DK, Wang PG, An HS, Phillips FM. O-Arm surgical imaging system. Seminars in Spine Surgery 20, 209-213, 2008.
  5. Hong JT, Park DK, Lee MJ, Kim SW, An HS. Anatomical variations of the vertebral artery segment in the lower cervical spine: analysis by three-dimensional computed tomography angiography. Spine 33, 2422-2426, 2008.
  6. Park DK, Fogel HA, Bhattia S, Bach BR, Gupta A, Wang V, Shewman E, Wang V, Verma N, Provencher MT. Tibial fixation of anterior cruciate ligament allograft tendons: comparison of 1-,2-, and 4-stranded constructs. AJSM 37:1531-8. 2009
  7. Park DK and An HS. Cervical Chondroscarcoma. SpineUniverse. 
  8. Li X, Phillips FM, An HS, Ellman M, Thonar EJ, Wu W, Park D, Im HJ. The action of resveratrol, a Phytoestrogen found in grapes, in the intervertebral disc.  Spine 33 (24): 2586-2595, 2008
  9. Park DK, Khurana N, Ellman M, Singh K. Perioperative complications in lumbar spine surgery. Contemporary Spine Surgery. 10:3 2009.
  10. Park DK, Della Valle CJ, Quigley L, Moric M, Rosenberg AG, Galante JO. Revision of the Acetabular Component without Cement. A Concise Follow-up, at Twenty to Twenty-four years, of a previous report. JBJS 91: 350-355, 2009.
  11. Park DK, Lee MJ, Lin EL, Singh K, An HS, Phillips FM. The Relationship of Intrapsoas Nerves During a Transpsoas Approach to the Lumbar Spine: Anatomic study. Journal of Spinal Disorders and Techniques 23(4):223-8 2010.
  12. Munns J, Park DK, Deutsch H, Singh K. Primary Spinal Cord Tumors: Part I—Extradural and Extramedullary Tumors. Contemporary Spine Surgery 10:5 2009
  13. Park DK and An HS. Problems related to cervical fusion: malalignment and nonunion. Instructional Course Lectures, 58: 737-45. 2009.
  14. Munns J, Park DK, Deutsch H, Singh K. Primary Spinal Cord Tumors: Part II—Intramedullary Tumors. Contemporary Spine Surgery 10:6 2009.
  15. Park DK, An HS, Lurie JD, Zhou W, Tosteson A, Tosteson TD, Herkowitz H, Errico T, Weinstein JN. Does Multilevel Lumbar Stenosis Lead to Poorer Outcomes? A Subanalysis of the SPORT Lumbar Stenosis Study. Spine 35(4): 439-446 2010
  16. Lee MJ, Dumonski M, Cahill P, Stanley T, Park D, Singh K. Percutaneous treatment of vertebral compression fractures: a meta-analysis of complications. Spine 34:1228-32. 2009
  17. Munns J, Park DK, Singh K. Osseous Spinal Tumors Benign Neoplasms: Part 1. Contemporary Spine Surgery Volume 10 (9), September 2009
  18. Munns J, Park DK, Singh K. Osseous Spinal Tumors Benign Neoplasms: Part II. Contemporary Spine Surgery Volume 10 (10), October 2009.
  19. Munns J, Park DK, Singh K. Osseous Spinal Tumors: Malignant Neoplasms. Contemporary Spine Surgery Volume 10 (11), November 2009.
  20. Braaksma B, Park DK, An HS. Biological therapy: is there a new treatment for low back pain on the horizon? Rush Journal 2009.
  21. Munns J, Park DK, Singh K. Rheumatoid Arthritis of the cervical Spine. Contemporary Spine Surgery Volume 10 (12), December 2009.
  22. Munns J, Park DK, Singh K. Role of Osteogenic Protein-1 (OP-1)/Bone Morphogenetic Protein-7 (BMP-7) in Spinal Fusion. Orthopedic Research and Reviews. 2009:1.
  23. Park DK, Munns J, Hassanein O, Singh K. Spinal Metastatic Disease: Current Treatment Algorithms. Contemporary Spine Surgery Volume 11 (1), January 2010
  24. Singh K, Park DK, Hoskins J. Lumbar anular repair for degenerative disc disease. Contemporary Spine Surgery 11 (11), November 2010.
  25. Park DK, Lin EL, Phillips FM. Comparison of Index and Adjacent Level Kinematics Following Cervical Disc Replacement versus Fusion: In Vivo Quantitative Radiographic Analysis. Spine Jun 10 (Epub)
  26. Park DK, Hoskins JA, Smith S, Zaglama R, Shukairy, MS, Singh K. Diagnosis and Management of Myeloradiculopathy. Contemporary Spine Surgery 12 (1), January 2011.

 Book Chapters

  1. Maroto MR, Park DK, Lee S. Chapter 203. Morton’s Neuroma Injection. Essential Orthopaedics. Eds. Miller, Hart, MacKnight. Saunders Elsevier. 2010.
  2. Maroto MR, Park DK, Lee S. Chapter 188. Turf Toe. Essential Ortthopaedics. Eds. Miller, Hart, MacKnight. Saunders Elsevier. 2010.
  3. Maroto MR, Park DK, Lee S. Chapter 185. Hallux Valgus (Bunion). Orthopaedics. Eds. Miller, Hart, MacKnight. Saunders Elsevier. 2010.
  4. Park D, Singh K, An H. Back Pain Monograph; British Medical Journal Publishing Group point-of-care Web site, Forthcoming July 2008.
  5. Phillips F, Park D, Lee M. Clinical Application: Degenerative Scoliosis. extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF). Editors Goodrich JA and Volcan I. Quality Medical Publishing, St Louis, MO, 2008.
  6. Park DK, Singh K, An HS. Cervical Fusion-Related Problems: Malalignment and Nonunion. Posterior Cervical Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy. Instructional Course Lectures, Chapter 69, Volume 58 DVD. AAOS 2009.
  7. Singh K, Park DK, Phillips F. The Biology and Biomechanics of the Spinal Degenerative Cascade. Chapter 6. The Lumbar Intervertebral Disc. Ed: Phillips/Lauryssen. Thieme 2010.
  8. Park D, Singh K, An H. Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Cervical Spine: Chapter 10. Arthritis &Arthroplasty: The Spine. Ed Shen FS and Shaffrey CI. Elsevier. 2009.
  9. Munns J, Park DK, Singh K, Stambough JL: Complications of Spine Surgery: Neurodeficits of the Spinal Cord and Nerve Roots. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Web site: Orthopaedic Knowledge Online 2010;8(4). Accessed March 16, 2010.
  10. Park D, Ellman M, Singh K, An H. The Future: Disc Regeneration and Other Technologies. The Textbook of Spinal Surgery, 3rd edition. Editors Bridwell K and Kulko T.
  11. Park DK and Ponnappan RK. Chapter 17: Trauma. Handbook of Spinal Surgery.
  12. Singh K, Munns J, Park DK. Chapter 123 Persistent Dysphagia—Remove Plate versus Wait. The Cervical Sine 5th edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  13. Park DK, Munns J, Singh K. Extracavitary Lumbar Corpectomy. Spine Trauma Surgical Techniques. Springer.
  14. Park DK, Ellman M, An HS. Chapter 101 Biological Therapy for Disc Degeneration. The Cervical Spine 5th edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  15. Singh K, Park D, Munns J. Cervical Exposures. Spine Secrets Vaccaro AR, Devlin V (Eds), Harcourt Press, 2010.

In Revision

  1. Phillips FM, Singh K, Park D, Shah J, An HS, Goldberg E. Factors affecting re-operations after ACDF within and outside of an FDA IDE cervical disc replacement trial. Spine 2008.
  2. Singh K, Park DK, Hoskins J. Lumbar anular repair for degenerative disc disease. Contemporary Spine Surgery 11 (11), 2010.

Submitted

  1. Park DK, Braaksma B, Hammerberg KW, Sturm P. The effect of duration on halo-gravity traction. J Spinal Disord Techniques.
  2. Singh K and Park DK. Lumbar Extracavitary Corpectomy with a Single Stage Circumferential Arthodesis: Surgical Technique and Clinical Series. The American Journal of Orthopedics.
  3. Park DK, Desai M, Yoon ST. Biologics for Spinal Fusion. Chapter 49. The Cervical Spine. Ed Shen FH, Samartzis D, Fessler RG.

 In Writing

  1. Park D, Singh K. Case report: Endometrial carcinoma metastasis to the lumbar spine.
  2. Munns J, Park DK, Singh K. Case report: Synovial cell sarcoma in the lumbar spine.
  3. Park DK, Simon M, Miller I, Gitelis S. Case report: Malignant degeneration of pigmented villonodular synovitis over a 25 year period.

Abstracts

  1. Park DK, Thomas A, Bawa M. Percutaneous Pedicle Screws in the Trauma Setting. LSRS 2011.
  2. Park DK. Cervical Biologics. KASS Palos Verdes, CA 2011 (Podium Presentation).
  3. Park DK, Braaksma B, Hammerberg KW, Sturm P. The effect of duration on halo-gravity traction. AO Spine Fellows Meeting 2011.
  4. Foran J, Brown N, Park DK, Weimer D, Berger R. The Results of Lateral Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty Using Broadened Indications. AAHKS 20th Annual Meeting 2011.
  5. Foran J, Brown N, Park DK, Weimer D, Berger R. The Results of Lateral Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty Using Broadened Indications. AAOS 2011.
  6. Singh K, Park D, Munns J, An HS. Lumbar Extracavitary Corpectomy: Surgical Technique and Case Series. IMAST Jul 2009 Vienna, Austria.
  7. Singh K, Park D, Munns J, An HS. Lumbar Extracavitary Corpectomy: Surgical Technique and Case Series. Lumbar Spine Research Society, April 2009, Chicago, Il.
  8. Park DK, Braaksma B, Hammerberg KW, Sturm P. The Effect of Duration on Halo-gravity Traction. IMAST 2009.
  9. Park DK, Lin EL, Phillips FM. The in vivo effects of cervical total disc replacement and anterior cervical discectomy and fusion on treated and adjacent segments; implications for adjacent level degeneration. Cervical Spine Research Society. Salt Lake City, Utah 2009 (Podium Presentation).
  10. Singh K, Park DK, Munns J, An HS.  Lumbar Extracavitary Corpectomy with a Single Stage Circumferential Arthrodesis:  Surgical Technique and Clinical Series. Spine Research Society, Chicago, Illinois.  April 2, 2009. (Podium Presentation).
  11. Park DK, Lee M, Lin EL, Braaksma B, An HS, Phillips FM. The Relationship of Intra-Psoas Nerves during a Trans-Psoas Approach to the Lumbar Spine: Anatomical Study. Lumbar Spine Research Society. April 2-3, 2009. Chicago, Il (Podium Presentation).
  12. Singh K, Park DK, Munns J, An HS.  Lumbar Extracavitary Corpectomy with a Single Stage Circumferential Arthrodesis:  SurgicalTechnique and Clinical Series. Chicago, Illinois.  April 15, 2009.
  13. Fogel HA, Ghodadra N, Park DK, Bach BR, Wang VM, Verma NN, Provencher MT. ACL Tibial Fixation of Different Types of Allograft Tendons: Biomechanical Comparison of One-, Two, and Four-stranded Constructs. ISAKOS Congress. April 5-9, 2009. Osaka, Japan.
  14. Park DK, Lee M, Lin EL, An HS, Phillips FM. The Location of Intra-psoas Nerve Roots when Performing Extreme Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (XLIF): An Anatomical Study. SAS Global Symposium on Motion Preservation Technology (SAS9). April 28-May 1, 2009 London, England (Podium Presentation).
  15. Park DK, Lin EL, Braaksma B, Phillips FM. Comparison of Index and Adjacent Level Kinematics Following Cervical Disc Replacement versus Fusion: A Radiographic Analysis. SAS Global Symposium on Motion Preservation Technology (SAS9). April 28-May 1, 2009 London, England (Podium Presentation).
  16. Park D, Lee M, Lin E, An HS, Phillips FM. Extreme lateral lumbar interbody fusion (XLIF) with reference to location of the intrapsoas nerve roots: an anatomical study. Annual Meeting for the Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeons. November 13-15, 2008 Henderson, NV, USA (Podium Presentation).
  17. Muddasani P,  Davis F, Li X, Ellman M, Park D,  Im H-J. 2008.  Stimulation of matrix formation by natural anti-oxidant (resveratrol) on human adult articular cartilage: Orthopaedic Research society (ORS) the 54th  Annual Meeting.  March 2-5, 2008, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  18. Ellman M, Li X, An H, Park D,  Phillips F,  Davis F, Im H-J. 2008. PKCd pathway on IVD homeostasis. Orthopaedic Research society (ORS) the 54th Annual Meeting.  March 2-5, 2008, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  19. Kwon YJ, Hong JT, An HS, Li X, Davis F, Phillips F, Park D,  Im H-J. 2008. Effect of bFGF, VEGF, Heparin, IL-6, and combination of these factors on MMP-13, ADAMTS production/expression in IVD cells. Orthopaedic Research society (ORS) the 54th Annual Meeting.  March 2-5, 2008, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  20. Park DK, An HS, Espinoza Orias AA, Inoue N. Three-dimensional analysis of the intervertebral foramen in asymptomatic and symptomatic axial back pain patients. Orthopaedic Research society (ORS) the 54th Annual Meeting.  March 2-5, 2008, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  21. Lee M, Cahill P, Dumonski M, Stanley T, Park D, Singh K.  A Comparison of Complications from Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty: a Meta-Analysis of 124 Studies. North American Spine Society 22nd Annual Meeting. Austin, Tx 2007.
  22. Park DK, DellaValle CJ, Quigley L, Berger RA, Rosenberg AG, Galante JO Cementless Acetabular Reconstruction in Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty:  Evaluation at a Minimum of Twenty Years. American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. Austin, TX 2007.
  23. Fogel HA, Park DK, Verma N, Bach BR, Wang V, Provencher MT. Biomechanical analysis of soft tissue ACL tibial fixation: Comparison of one-, two-, and four-stranded allograft constructs. AOSSM. Orlando, Fl 2008. (Podium Presentation).
  24. Singh K, Phillips F, Park D, An H, Goldberg E. Factors Affecting Re-operations After ACDF Within and Outside of an FDA IDE Cervical TDR Trial. NASS 23rd meeting. (Podium Presentation).
  25. Taylor, MK, Pietrobon, R, Ghodadra, N, Park, D, Marchant, M, Cronin, M, Socolowski, F, Higgins, L. (2005).  Validation of the International Knee Documentation Committee Subjective Knee Form.  Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37(5)-S.
  26. Park D, Huang YZ, Alzate O, McNamara JO. 2004. A Global Analysis of the Postsynaptic Density Proteins During Epileptogenesis. Howard Hughes Medical Student Fellows Meeting. Chevy Chase, MD, May 16-18, 2004. (Podium Presentation).
  27. Park D, Huang YZ, Alzate O, McNamara JO. 2004. A Global Analysis of the Postsynaptic Density Proteins During Epileptogenesis. Society of Neuroscience, San Diego, CA Oct 23-27, 2004.
  28. Park D, Huang YZ, Alzate O, McNamara JO. 2004. A Global Analysis of the Postsynaptic Density Proteins During Epileptogenesis. Duke University AOA Symposium. Durham, NC, May 11, 2004. (Podium Presentation).

 

Case Studies Presented by Daniel K. Park, MD

Cervical Chondrosarcoma

Presented by: D. Park MD, H. An MD

Doctors Daniel K. Park and Howard S. An present primary chondrosarcoma; a rare condition and few reports exist beyond this case.

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