Rahul Banerjee, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Orthopaedic Surgery


Medical School University of Chicago (1999)
Internship Rhode Island Hospital - GME (2000), Orthopaedic Surgery
Residency Rhode Island Hospital - GME (2004), Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship University of Saarland Medical School (2005), Orthopaedic Trauma
Fellowship Rhode Island Hospital - GME (2005), Orthopaedic Trauma

Clinical Interests

Trauma & Fractures
  • Broken Arm (Humerus)
  • Elbow Fractures (Olecranon)
  • Forearm Fractures (Radius & Ulna)
  • Fractures of the Pelvis & Acetabulum
  • Hip Fractures & Dislocations
  • Lower Leg Fractures (Tibia, Fibula)
  • Radial Head Fractures
  • Shoulder Fractures (Clavicle, Scapula, & Glenoid)
  • Thigh Fractures (Femur)
Post-Traumatic Orthopedic Conditions
  • Complex Fractures with Angular Deformaties & Bone Defects
  • Malunion
  • Poly-Trauma Patient with Orthopaedic Fractures
  • Unhealed Fractures (Nonunions)

Research Interests

  • CT-Based Graphical Modeling for Safe Insertion of Anterior and Posterior Column Screws and Iliosacral Screws
  • Fracture Healing: Role of G-Protein Linked Estrogen Receptor (GPER1)
  • Operative Treatment of Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures
  • Operative Treatment of Tibial Pilon Fractures
  • Surgical Treatment of Calcaneus Fractures: Complications and Outcomes


Featured Publications Legend

Featured Publications

Rotational osteoplasty for femoral head fracture with cartilage loss.

Au B, Jamieson MD, Banerjee R Orthopedics 2013 Jan 36 1 e105-8

Management of calcaneal tuberosity fractures.

Banerjee R, Chao JC, Taylor R, Siddiqui A J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2012 Apr 20 4 253-8

Performance of military tasks after clavicle plating.

Huh J, Posner MA, Bear RR, Banerjee R, Owens BD, Hsu JR Mil Med 2011 Aug 176 8

Management of distal clavicle fractures.

Banerjee R, Waterman B, Padalecki J, Robertson W J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2011 Jul 19 7 392-401

Fractures of the Calcaneal Tuberosity Treated With Suture Fixation Through Bone Tunnels.

Banerjee R, Chao J, Sadeghi C, Taylor R, Nickisch F Journal of orthopaedic trauma 2011 Jun 685-90

Management of simultaneous ipsilateral dislocation of hip, knee, and ankle.

Waterman BR, Banerjee R Am J. Orthop. 2011 Jun 40 6

Management of calcaneal malunion.

Banerjee R, Saltzman C, Anderson RB, Nickisch F J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2011 Jan 19 1 27-36

Indirect reduction of bilateral tilt fractures using a supra-acetabular pelvic external fixator.

Banerjee R, Verwiebe E, Cooper W J Trauma 2010 Jul 69 1 227-30

Reconstruction of massive midfoot bone and soft tissue loss as a result of blast injury.

Banerjee R, Waterman B, Nelson J, Abdelfattah A J Foot Ankle Surg 2010 May-Jun 49 3

Removal of a bent intramedullary nail with a posttraumatic sagittal plane deformity.

Banerjee R, Posner M J Trauma 2009 May 66 5

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Featured Books


  • Air Force Commendation Medal
  • Army Commendation Medal
  • Army Achievement Medal
  • Howard Rosen AO North America Teaching Award
  • Jack McDaniel Memorial AO Fellowship
  • Haffenreffer House Staff Excellence Award
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Capps Award for Outstanding Proficiency in Clinical Medicine

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Orthopaedic Research Society (2012)
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association