Education

 

North American Spine Society

Traveling Fellow, Spine Surgery, 9/03 – 5/04

Site visits with Drs. Chopin, Crockard, Harms, McMaster, Shufflebarger

 

NYU/Hospital for Joint Disease

New York, New York

Fellow, Spine Surgery, 8/02 - 7/03

 

SUNY-Downstate Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Brooklyn, New York

Orthopedic Surgery Resident, 7/98 - 6/02

 

NYU/Bellevue Department of Surgery

New York, New York

Intern, 7/97 - 6/98

 

SUNY-Downstate School of Medicine

Brooklyn, New York

Medical Student, 9/93 - 6/97

 

University of California at Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Neurophysiology, 8/87 - 3/92

 

Professional Work Experience

Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery, New York Medical College

Current employment in orthopedic group acting as academic dept. for NYMC orthopedic residency, 5/04-present

 

Faculty, Cleveland Clinic Spine Surgery Review Course

Annual training course organized by the Cleveland Clinic Staff including didactic lectures and hands-on cadaveric instruction

 

Director, Scoliosis Clinic, Westchester Medical Center

Spinal deformity clinic for tertiary care center, 5/04-present

 

Global Outreach Program, Scoliosis Research Society

Promote training local teams in spine surgery in developing countries

Committee member, 1/05-present

Chairman, 2006

 

Spine Care Relief United Beyond Borders, North American Spine Society

Organize volunteer teams for surgical missions sponsored by NASS

Committee member, 10/04-present

Chairman, 2005

 

The Butterfly Foundation

President, non-profit organization (501c3) bringing deformity focused academic spine surgeons and comprehensive teams to teach local spine surgeons, 8/03-present.  Programs include the Dominican Republic, Chile, Jamaica, Malawi and Vietnam

 

Motion Picture/Television Industry

Organized, hired and translated for American crews for television commercials, movies and magazine advertisements produced by Japanese, Mexican, and Brazilian advertising firms, 5/88 - 8/93

 

Publications

“Thoracic Kyphosis after Radiation Treatment of Ependymoma in a Child”.  A case report and review of the literature.  Andrew Moulton, MD., Matthew Harris, MD.  Submitted for publication 11/2012.

 

“An Analysis of Outcomes after Posterior Corpectomy and Expandable Cage Placement”.  Vishal Patel, M.D., Santiago Lozano-Calderon, M.D., Andrew Moulton, M.D. International Meeting on Advanced Spine Techniques, annual meeting, 2011.

 

“Surgical Management of Spinal Deformities”, Thomas Errico, MD., Baron Lonner, MD., Andrew Moulton, MD.  Textbook of spinal deformity.  October, 2009.  Saunders.

 

 “The Effect of Intervertebral Disc Arthroplasty on Facet Strain”, Andrew Moulton, MD., Anthony Valdevit M. Eng., Thomas Errico, MD.  A biomechanical study of the effect of intervetebral disc arthroplasty on facet joints at all levels of the lumbar spine.  American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery annual meeting, 2005.

 

“Posterior Segmental Spinal Fusion is a Safe and Effective Treatment of Jehova’s Witness Patients with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis”,  Andrew Moulton, MD, Harry Shufflebarger, MD.  Case series.  International Meeting on Advanced Spine Techniques, annual meeting, 2004.

 

 “In Vitro Stability of FRA Spacers with a Novel Anterior Tension Band for Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion”, Andrew Moulton, MD., Anthony Valdevit M. Eng., Jeffrey Spivak, MD.  A biomechanical study of the effect of an anterior tension band on the stability of a functional spinal unit instrumented anteriorly with a femoral ring allograft.  Abstract, Orthopedic Research Society annual meeting, 2004.

 

“A Biomechanical Comparison of In Vitro and Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethelene Functional Spinal Unit Models”,

Thomas Haher, M.D., Andrew Moulton, M.D., Daniella Ottaviana,, M.Eng.  Journal of Spinal Disorders and Techniques.

 

“An In Vitro Biomechanical Analysis of Spinal Interbody Fusion Devices”, Thomas Haher, M.D., Andrew Merola, M.D., Andrew Moulton, M.D., Amy Yeung M.Eng.,  Steven Caruso, M.Eng.  Journal of Spinal Disorders and Techniques.

 

Presentations

Spinal Society of Ho Chi Minh City Annual Meeting

Combined SRS Meeting, Co-Chair with Laurence Lenke, 2012

Co-Chair of annual meeting, 2011

Annual lectures from 2005 to present, topics including:  Adult Scoliosis, Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis, Osteotomiesand Vertebrectomies of the Spine, Advances in Instrumentation of the Spine

 

Orthopedic Society of the Dominican Republic Annual Meeting

Co-Chair of annual meeting, 2007 and 2010

Annual lectures from 2004 to present, topics including:  Adult Scoliosis, Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis,Osteotomies andVertebrectomies of the Spine, Advances in Instrumentation of the Spine

 

Languages

Video