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Dean Harter
Associate, Department of Orthopaedics
Chief, Shoulder and Elbow Institute

Department of Orthopaedics
100 North Academy Avenue
Danville, PA 17822
Phone: 570-271-6541
Fax: 570-271-5872

G. Dean Harter, MD

Research Interests

My research interests include orthopaedics, elbow trauma, joint reconstruction surgery including upper and lower extremity and mini-incision surgeries, fracture care.

Recent Publications

  • Wingert NC, Beck JD, Harter GD. (2014, Jan). Avulsive axillary artery injury in reverse total shoulder arthroplasty. Orthopaedics , 37(1):e92-7. Full Text
  • Beck JD, Irgit KS, Andreychik CM, Maloney PJ, Tang X, Harter GD. (2013, May). Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty in obese patients. J Hand Surg Am , 38(5):965-70. Full Text
  • Lincoski CJ, Harter GD, Bush DC. (2007, Mar). Benign nerve tumors of the hand and the forearm. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) , 36(3):E32-6. Full Text


MD, West Virginia University School of Medicine, 1984-1988
Resident, Geisinger Medical Center, 1992-1997