May Featured Author


Ilya Voloshin, MD
University of Rochester, Department of Orthopaedics, NY

From the May Issue: Distal Biceps Brachii Tendon Repairs: A Single-Incision Technique Using a Cortical Button With Interference Screw Versus a Double-Incision Technique Using Suture Fixation Through Bone Tunnels

Podcast: Listen to Dr. Voloshin discuss his article in the May issue.


Dr. Voloshin is a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Chief of Shoulder and Elbow Division at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY. He is a team physician for the Rochester Knighthawks and Rochester Rattlers, professional lacrosse teams. Dr. Voloshin has been with these teams for the past 9 years.

Dr. Voloshin is an expert in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, and knee joints, as well as reconstruction and replacement surgery of the shoulder and elbow. He is an active member of multiple professional societies, including AOSSM, and serves on several committees and task force groups fulfilling several leadership roles.

Dr. Voloshin is an active researcher and a teacher. He contributed over 60 publications in the field of shoulder and elbow reconstruction and sports medicine. His research interests are primarily in the field of shoulder and elbow disorders with focus on biomechanics and clinical research.

Dr. Voloshin earned his medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School and completed his orthopaedics residency at the University of Rochester. He received his fellowship training in shoulder and elbow reconstruction and sports medicine at Columbia University and additional focused elbow training at Mayo Clinic. Dr. He is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine.

Selected Other Published Work in AJSM

Functional and Imaging Outcomes of Arthroscopic Simultaneous Rotator Cuff Repair and Bankart Repair After Shoulder Dislocations Am J Sports Med November 2014 42 26142620; published online before print September 26, 2014, doi:10.1177/0363546514550993

Relevant Anatomic Landmarks and Measurements for Biceps Tenodesis Am J Sports Med June 2013 41 13951399; published online before print April 5, 2013, doi:10.1177/0363546513482297

Clinical Sports Medicine Update: Arthroscopic Versus Open Acromioplasty: A Meta-Analysis Am J Sports Med March 2010 38 613618; published online before print February 2, 2009, doi:10.1177/0363546508328100

Clinical Sports Medicine Update: Arthroscopic Versus Mini-open Rotator Cuff Repair: A Comprehensive Review and Meta-analysis Am J Sports Med September 2008 36 18241828; doi:10.1177/0363546508322903

Arthroscopic Evaluation of Radiofrequency Chondroplasty of the Knee Am J Sports Med October 2007 35 17021707; published online before print July 20, 2007, doi:10.1177/0363546507304328

Results of Repeat Meniscal Repair* Am J Sports Med November 2003 31 874880

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