Benjamin McArthur, MD

Hip and Knee Replacement, Complex Revision Hip and Knee Replacement, and Hip Preservation Specialist

Benjamin McArthur, MD

Dr. McArthur is a fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee replacement complex revision hip and knee replacement, and hip preservation surgery. He completed his residency at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City where he was awarded multiple research grants as well as the prestigious Lewis Clarke Wagner Resident Research Award. He went on to complete a fellowship in Adult Lower Extremity Reconstruction at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Dr. McArthur has published numerous peer reviewed articles and has presented both national and internationally on topics related to hip and knee replacement. He is a reviewer of current research for the Bone and Joint Journal, Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research, and the Journal of the Hospital for Special Surgery. He was selected to be a member of the Resident Advisory Board for the American Journal of Orthopedics in 2013. His areas of interest include young adult hip and hip preservation as well as computer assisted surgical techniques.

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Research and Publications

  • Cross Table vs CT for Anteversion

  • Iliopsoas Impingement: A Newly Identified Cause of Labral Pathology in the Hip

  • Safety and Efficacy of Viscosupplementation of the Knee

  • McArthur BA, Abdel MP, Taunton MJ, Osmon DR, Hanssen AD. Seronegative Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Aspiration is Still the Gold Standard.  BJJ: Manuscript submitted

  • McArthur BA, Howe BM, Schueler BA, Taunton MJ, Trousdale RTT. Radiation Exposure During Fluoroscopic Guided Direct Anterior Total Hip Arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty: Manuscript Submitted

  • Wyles CC, Houdek MT, Wagner ER, Jimenez-Almonte JH, McArthur BA, Trousdale RT. Ceramic Femoral Heads for All Patients: An Argument for Cost Containment in Hip Surgery.  BJJ: Manuscript Submitted

  • Cross MB, Cicalese E, Nam D, McArthur BA, Lipman JD, Figgie MP. Results of custom-fit, noncemented, semiconstrained total elbow arthroplasty for inflammatory arthritis at an average of eighteen years of follow-up. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2014 May 13. pii: S1058-2746(14)00165-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2014.02.026. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Nam D, Cross MB, Abdel MP, Lamont L, Reinhardt KR, McArthur B, Mayman DJ, Hanssen A, Sculco TP. The Management of Extensor Mechanism Complications in Total Knee Arthroplasty. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 Mar 19;96(6):e47

  • McArthur BA, Vulcano E, Nam D, Cross MB, Nguyen J, Salvati E. Acetabular Component Positioning in THA: The Impact of Obesity. Hip Int. 2014 Mar 17:0. doi: 10.5301/hipint.5000125. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Illingworth KD, Mihalko WM, Parvizi J, Sculco T, McArthur B, el Bitar Y, Saleh KJ. How to Minimize Infection and Maximize Patient Outcomes in Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Multicenter Approach. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Apr;95(8):e501-13.

  • McArthur BA, Cross M, Nam D, Sculco T. Dual-Mobility Acetabular Components in Total Hip Arthroplasty.  Am J Orthop. 2011.

  • McArthur BA, Dy CJ, Fabricant PD, Gonzales DellaValle A. Longterm safety, efficacy and patient acceptability of 1% sodium hyaluronate (Eufflexa) injection in patients with painful osteoarthritis of the knee. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2012;6:905-10. doi: 10.2147/PPA.S27783. Epub 2012 Dec 12.

  • Nam D, McArthur BA, Cross MB, Pearle AD, Mayman DJ, Haas SB. Patient Specific Instrumentation in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Review. J Knee Surg. 2012 Jul;25(3):213-9

  • McLawhorn A, Nam D, McArthur B, Su E. Preoperative Templating and Intraoperative Application for Appropriate Component Positioning in Hip Resurfaciuang Arthroplasty. Am J Orthop. Am J Orthop. 2012 Dec;41(12):E157-62

  • McArthur BA, Cross M, Geatrakas C, Nguyen J, Mayman D, Ghelman B. Measuring acetabular component version after THA: CT or Plain Radiograph? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2012 Oct;470(10):2810-8.

  • Domb BG, Shindle MK, McArthur BA, Magennis EM, Kelly BT. Iliopsoas Impingement: A Newly Identified Cause of Labral Pathology in the Hip. HSSJ, 2011;7: 145-150