September Featured Editorial Board Members

Berte Bøe, MD, PhD
Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon
Oslo University Hospital Oslo, Norway

Dr. Berte Bøe is a Consultant Orthopedic surgeon at Oslo University Hospital with a special interest in Complex Shoulder and Knee Surgery. She completed her residency in Orthopedics and Traumatology at Diakonhjemmet and Oslo University Hospital and was early in her career eagerly involved in orthopaedic research. She defended her PhD thesis in 2012 and is now supervising PhD students at University of Oslo. From 2010 she has been working in the Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine department, in Lars Engebretsen’s group. In cooperation with her mentor in shoulder surgery, Tom Ludvigsen, she was the first to establish the arthroscopic Latarjet procedure in Norway.

She is involved in several clinical research projects, both local and in international multicenter studies in shoulder and knee surgery. In clinic, she is responsible of teaching medical students and residents and has been invited to several national and international meetings as a speaker and faculty member.

Dr. Berte Bøe is the current President of the Norwegian Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and the Elbow. She is involved in the peer review process for AJSM, VJSM, Arthroscopy, KSSTA and JISAKOS; is a Principal Reviewer of the American Journal of Sports Medicine (AJSM); and is on the AJSM Electronic Media Editorial Board (AJSM EMEB). She is also an Editorial board member of ESSKA Academy and Video Journal of Sports Medicine (VJSM), Committee member of ESSKA-ESA and ISAKOS Communication Committee, Norway’s National Delegate of SECEC.

Selected Published Work

Holtedal R, Bøe B, Brox JI. Better Short Term Outcomes After Rotator Cuff Repair in Studies with Poorer Mean Shoulder Scores and Predominantly Small to Medium-Sized Tears at Baseline. A systematic review and Meta Analysis. Arthroscopy 2021, Available online from 25th of August.

Fraser AN, Bøe B, Fjalestad T, Madsen JE, Röhrl SM. Stable glenoid component of reverse total shoulder arthroplasty at 2 years as measured with model-based radiostereometric analysis (RSA). Acta Orthopaedica, July 2021, E-pub ahead of print.

Moatshe BG, Bøe B, LaPrade R: Editorial Commentary; Early Surgery and restricted rehabilitation Are Recommended for High Grade Acromioclavicular Joint Dislocation. Arthroscopy. 2020;36(10)2642-2644.

Skjaker SA, Enger M, Engebretsen L, Brox JI, Bøe B. Young men in sports are at highest risk of acromioclavicular joint injuries. A prospective cohort. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2020, April.

Bøe B, Provencher MT, Moatshe BG. Editorial commentary; Can orthopaedic surgeons agree on choise of procedure for Anterior Shoulder Instability Based on Risk Factors? Personal and Training Biases Confound Our Surgical Decision Making. Arthroscopy. 2019;35(7)2026-2028.

Ryösä A, Kukkonen J, Björnsson Hallgren HC, et al. Acute Cuff Tear Repair Trial (ACCURATE): protocol for a multicentre, randomised, placebo-controlled trial on the efficacy of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair. BMJ Open. 2019;9(5):e025022.

Flatøy B, Röhrl SM, Bøe B, Nordsletten L. No medium-term advantage of electrochemical deposition of hydroxyapatite in cementless femoral stems. 5-year RSA and DXA results from a randomized controlled trial. Acta Orthop. 2016;87(1):42-47.

Bøe BG. Bone remodelling and migration after insertion of femoral stems with different surface coatings. Clinical and experimental studies. Thesis. Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo University Hospital, Ullevål. Department of Surgery, Diakonhjemmet Hospital. Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo 2012.

Bøe BG, Röhrl SM, Heier T, Snorrason F, Nordsletten L. A clinical study comparing electrochemically deposited hydroxyapatite and plasma sprayed hydroxyapatite on titanium stems. 2 years follow-up with RSA and DXA in 55 hips. A prospective randomized study. Acta Orthop. 2011;82(1):13-9.

Bøe BG, Heier T, Nordsletten L. Measurement of early bone loss around an uncemented femoral stem A methodological study with dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in 16 patients. Acta Orthop.2011;82:321-324.

Meghan E. Bishop, MD
Rothman Orthopaedic Institute- New York, NY
Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
New York, NY

Dr. Bishop is a fellowship‐trained orthopaedic sports medicine surgeon who practices at the Rothman Orthopaedic Institute in New York, NY. After graduating as valedictorian from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, she completed her residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She then completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, NY. During her fellowship, Dr. Bishop served as one of the team physicians for the New York Knicks and Iona College. She has since been an assistant physician for the Philadelphia 76ers as well the current head team physician of the New York Empire professional American Ultimate Disc League Team.

Dr. Bishop serves on the Editorial Board of AJSM and VJSM. She is an active reviewer for many other scientific journals including JBJS, CORR, OJSM, and Sports Health. She is serving on the inaugural AJSM Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Task Force. She is also a member of the AOSSM Emerging Leaders Task Force, a program designed to mentor and engage future members of the Society.

Dr. Bishop specializes in treating sports related injuries of the knee, shoulder and elbow. She is particularly interested in research concerning sports outcomes, patellofemoral instability, and the female athlete. Dr. Bishop continues to be a competitive runner. She recently competed in the 2020 US Olympic Marathon Trials placing in the top 50.

Selected Published Work

Bassett AJ, Ahlmen A, Rosendorf JM, Romeo AA, Erickson BJ, Bishop ME. The Biology of Sex and Sport. JBJS Rev. 2020 Mar;8(3):e0140. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.RVW.19.00140.PMID: 32224635 Review.

Bishop ME, Black SR, Nguyen J, Mintz D, Stein BS. A Simple Method of Measuring the Distance From the Schöttle Point to the Medial Distal Femoral Physis With MRI. Orthop J Sports Med. 2019;7(4):2325967119840713. doi: 10.1177/2325967119840713. eCollection 2019 Apr.PMID: 31041334 

Clements AJ, Bishop ME. Avascular Necrosis and Atraumatic Anterior Dislocation of the Femoral Head During Pregnancy: A Case Report. JBJS Case Connect. 2021;11(3). doi: 10.2106/JBJS.CC.21.00177.PMID: 34319916

Bishop M, Astolfi M, Padegimas E, DeLuca P, Hammoud S. Venous Thromboembolism Within Professional American Sport Leagues. Orthop J Sports Med. 2017;5(12):2325967117745530. doi: 10.1177/2325967117745530. eCollection 2017 Dec.PMID: 29318176 

Bishop ME, MacLeod R, Tjoumakaris FP, Hammoud S, Cohen SB, Dodson CC, Ciccotti MG, Freedman KB. Biomechanical and Clinical Comparison of Suture Techniques in Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair. JBJS Rev. 20175(11):e3. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.RVW.17.00019. PMID: 29189441 Review. 

Paul RW, Omari A, Fliegel B, Bishop ME, Erickson BJ, Alberta FG. Effect of COVID-19 on Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction in Major League Baseball Pitchers. Orthop J Sports Med. 2021;9(9):23259671211041359. doi: 10.1177/23259671211041359. eCollection 2021 Sep.PMID: 34497864.

Bishop ME, Ode GE, Hurwit DJ, Zmugg S, Rauck RC, Nguyen JT, Ranawat AS. The Arthroscopic Surgery Skill Evaluation Tool Global Rating Scale is a Valid and Reliable Adjunct Measure of Performance on a Virtual Reality Simulator for Hip Arthroscopy. Arthroscopy. 2021;37(6):1856-1866. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2021.01.046. Epub 2021 Feb 2.PMID: 33539979.

Fram B, Bishop ME, Beredjiklian P, Seigerman D. Female Sex is Associated With Increased Reported Injury Rates and Difficulties With Use of Orthopedic Surgical Instruments. Cureus. 2021;13(5):e14952. doi: 10.7759/cureus.14952.PMID: 34123649.

Buckley PS, Ciccotti MC, Bishop M, Kane P, Selverian S, Exume D, D’Angelo J, Emper W, Freedman KB, Hammoud S, Cohen SB, Ciccotti MG. Youth Single-Sport Specialization in Professional Baseball Players. Orthop J Sports Med. 2020;8(3):2325967120907875. doi: 10.1177/2325967120907875. eCollection 2020 Mar. PMID: 32232067.

Chaudhry ZS, Raikin SM, Harwood MI, Bishop ME, Ciccotti MG, Hammoud S Outcomes of Surgical Treatment for Anterior Tibial Stress Fractures in Athletes: A Systematic Review. Am J Sports Med. 2019;47(1):232-240. doi: 10.1177/0363546517741137. Epub 2018 Mar 12.PMID: 29528694.

Chang ES, Bishop ME, Dodson CC, Deluca PF, Ciccotti MG, Cohen SB, Ramsey ML. Management of Elbow Dislocations in the National Football League. Orthop J Sports Med. 2018;6(2):2325967118755451. doi: 10.1177/2325967118755451. eCollection 2018 Feb. PMID: 29497621.

Erickson BJ, Shishani Y, Jones S, Sinclair T, Bishop ME, Romeo AA, Gobezie R. Outpatient versus inpatient anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty: outcomes and complications. JSES Int. 2020;4(4):919-922. doi: 10.1016/j.jseint.2020.07.003. eCollection 2020 Dec. PMID: 33345235.

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