Alan Moskowitz, M.D.

Dr. Alan MoskowitzCurrent Academic Rank: Clinical Associate Professor
Department(s): Orthopedic Surgery

Professional Development

Hamilton College, Clinton, NY
1965-1969
B.A. (Biology)

Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
1969-1973
M.D.

Resident in General Surgery
1973-1974
General Surgery
Albany Medical College
Albany, N.Y.

Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery
1974-1976
Orthopedic Surgery
Albany Medical College
Albany, N.Y.

Resident
1976-1977
Pediatric Ortho Surgery
Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled Children
Philadelphia, PA.

Fellowship in Scoliosis Surgery
1977-1978
Spine Deformity
Twin Cities Scoliosis Center
Minneapolis, MN.

Academic and Professional Appointments and Activities

1973-1976
Instructor, Surgery
Albany Medical College

1976-1977
Instructor, Orthopedic Surgery
Temple University School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA.

1977-1983
Assistant Professor Orthopaedic Surgery
Albany Medical College

1983-1991
Associate Professor Othopedic Surgery, Clinical
Albany Medical College

1980-1991
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Albany Medical College

1978-1979
Chief of Orthopedics
Veterans Administration Medical Center
Albany, N.Y.

1991-2001
Private Practice
Albany, NY

2001-2008
Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Kansas University School of Medicine, Wichita

2008
Clinical Associate Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Kansas University School of Medicine, Wichita

Professional Registration/Licensure:

1974 New York
2000 Kansas

Professional Certification(s)

1979 – American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Societies and Affiliations

1979 – American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons
1980 – American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
1983 – Scoliosis Research Society
1987 – North American Spine Society
1982 – Albany Orthopaedic Society
1982 – Albany County Medical Society
1982 – New York State Medical Society
1990 – New England Spine Study Group
1982 – American Medical Association
1990 – American Back Society
1989 – New York State Society of Orthopedic Surgeons
1997 – La Asociacion de Egresados Del Servicio de Cirugia Ortopedicay Traumatologia Hospital General del Este “Dr. DomingoLuciani”
1997 – Venezuelan Orthopedic Society (honorary)
2002 – Kansas State Medical Society
2002 – Mid-Western Orthopedic Society
2002 – Sedgwick County Medical Society
2003 – Wichita Spine Study Group
2011 – American Orthopedic Association

Honors and Awards

1997 – Venezuelan Orthopedic Society (honorary)

Research and Scholarly Activities

Dr. Alan Moskowitz, Dr. Camden Whitaker, Dr. Ryan Stuckey
A Prospective Study of Actifuse Synthetic Bone Graft in Patients Requiring Posterolateral Instrumented Lumbar Fusion

Dr. Alan Moskowitz, Dr. Camden Whitaker, Dr. Brad Wall, Dr. Ryan Stuckey
Evaluation of Thoracolumbar Fractures

Dr. Alan Moskowitz, Dr. Camden Whitaker, Dr. Brent Adams, Dr. John Lammli
Evaluation of Stand Alone Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusions

Scholarly Publications

Moskowitz, A., et al:The Long Term Follow-up of Scoliosis Fusion. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 62A: 364, 1980.

Brunski, J.B., Hill, D.C. and Moskowitz, A.: Stresses in a Harrington Distraction rod – Their origin and Relationship to Fatigue Fractures in Vivo. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering. 105: 101-107, 1983.

Moskowitz, A. and Jacobs, R.L.: Surgical Treatment of Scoliosis. Iowa Orthopaedic Journal 2, 1983.

Moskowitz, A.: Pure Kyphosis in Neurofibromatosis. Iowa Orthopaedic Journal. 2, 1983.

Stefanoch, R.J. and Moskowitz, A.: Hip Flexion Deformity Secondary to Acute Pyogenic Psoas Abscess. Orthopaedic Review. Vol. XVI, No. 2, 1987.

Moskowitz, A.: A Seat-Belt Injury in a Child Treated Surgically, Journal of Trauma, Vol. 29, Sept, 1989.

Carl, Moskowitz, Thomas: Spinal Fractures in a Patient with Harrington Rod Spinal Fusion: A Case Report, Spine, Vol. 15, 46-49, 1990.

Durham, J.W., Moskowitz, A. and Whitney, J.B.S.: Surface Electrical Stimulation vs. Brace in Treatment of Idiopathic Scoliosis, Spine, Vol 15:888-892, 1990

Moskowitz, A.: Scoliosis and Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spine, Vol. 15:46-49, 1990

Akbarnia, B.A., Moskowitz, A. et al: Surgical Treatment of Spine Fractures using CD Instrumentation, Proceedings of the 5th International Congress on CD Instrumentation, 1988 Montpellier, Sauramps med., pp. 87-91, 1989

Akbarnia, B.A., Moskowitz, A. et al: Surgical treatment of Thoracic Spine Fractures using CD Instrumentation, Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on CD Instrumentation, 1989. Montpellier, Sauramps med.,pp. 87- 91, 1990

Moskowitz, A.: Lumbar Seat belt Injury in a Child: Case Report, Institute for Injury Reduction Review, Vol. 1, pp 22-25, 1991

Moskowitz, A. and Trommanhauser, S.: Surgical and Clinical Results of Scoliosis Surgery using Zielke Instrumentation Spine. 18:2444-2451, 1993.

Moskowitz, A.: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion, Orthop Clin N Am 33:359-366, 2002

Twenty Years – Zielke Ventral Derotation System. Korovessis – Editor. 1998 Chapter 13: Surgical & Clinical Results of Scoliosis Surgery Using Zielke Instrumentation. Moskowitz