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    Walter J Leclair MD

    TitleClinical Professor
    InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    DepartmentOrthopedics and Physical Rehabilitation
    AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    55 Lake Avenue North
    Worcester MA 01655


        Clinical InterestOrthopedic Trauma
        Practice Location
        55 Lake Ave North
        Orthopedic Surgery
        Worcester, MA 01655
        Board CertificationAmerican Board of
        Orthopaedic Surgery
        Medical DegreeUMass Medical School
        Worcester Massachusetts
        Residency/TrainingUMass Memorial Med Ctr-UMass
        Grad Med Ed

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        1. Heffernan MJ, Leclair W, Li X. Use of the f-tool for the removal of a bent intramedullary femoral nail with a sagittal plane deformity. Orthopedics. 2012 Mar; 35(3):e438-41.
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        2. Li X, Heffernan MJ, Kane C, Leclair W. Medial pelvic migration of the lag screw in a short gamma nail after hip fracture fixation: a case report and review of the literature. J Orthop Surg Res. 2010; 5:62.
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        3. Akyurek M, Fudem G, Leclair W, Babbitt R, Dunn RM. Salvage of a lower extremity by microsurgical transfer of tibial bone from the contralateral extremity traumatically amputated at the ankle level. Ann Plast Surg. 2009 Oct; 63(4):389-92.
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        4. Wixted JJ, Reed M, Eskander MS, Millar B, Anderson RC, Bagchi K, Kaur S, Franklin P, Leclair W. The effect of an orthopedic trauma room on after-hours surgery at a level one trauma center. J Orthop Trauma. 2008 Apr; 22(4):234-6.
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        5. Jenis LG, Leclair WJ. Late vascular complication with anterior cervical discectomy and fusion. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1994 Jun 1; 19(11):1291-3.
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        6. Monahan JJ, Grigg P, Pappas AM, Leclair WJ, Marks T, Fowler DP, Sullivan TJ. In vivo strain patterns in the four major canine knee ligaments. J Orthop Res. 1984; 2(4):408-18.
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