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Associate, Department of Orthopaedics

Department of Orthopaedics
1175 East Mountain Blvd.
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711 
Phone: 570-808-1093
Fax: 570-808-7878

Research Interests

My research interests run parallel with my areas of expertise, with the addition of patient outcomes following total joint replacements.

Recent Publications 

  • Murphy J, Courney P, Lee G. (2013). Restoration of Mid-Sagittal Femoral Offset Using a Multi-Radius Femoral Component Design. Bone Joint J , 95-B, (34),131.
  • Sobieraj MC, Murphy JE, Brinkman JG, Kurtz SM, Rimnac CM. (2013, Dec). Monotonic and fatigue behavior of five clinically relevant conventional and highly crosslinked UHMWPEs in the presence of stress concentrations. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater , 28, 244-53. Full Text
  • Sobieraj MC, Murphy JE, Brinkman JG, Kurtz SM, Rimnac CM. (2010, Dec). Notched fatigue behavior of PEEK. Biomaterials , 31(35), 9156-62. Full Text
  • Unnanuntana A, Murphy JE, Petersilge W. (2010, May). Management of chronic lateral instability due to lateral collateral ligament deficiency after total knee arthroplasty: a case report. J Med Case Reports , 21(4), 144. Full Text


MD, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 2002-2006
Residency, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 2008-2012
Fellowship, Adult Reconstructive, University of Pennsylvania, 2012-2013