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Dr. Jatana Research Papers


  • Hollister, A.M., Jatana, S., Singh A.K., Sullivan, W.W., Lupichuk, A.G.:  The Axes of Rotation of the Knee, Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research, 290:259, 1993. Annual Meeting, International Knee Society, Toronto, Canada, 1991. Scientific Program, International Olympic Committee, Barcelona, Spain, 1991. Poster Presentation, Annual Meeting, AAOS, Washington, D.C., 1992
  • Jatana, S., Hollister, A.M., Lupichuk, A.G.:  Perspectives in Knee Motion. Submitted for publication. Annual Meeting, California Orthopedic Association, 1991. Annual Meeting, Orthopedic Research Society, Washington, D.C., 1992
  • Singh A.K., Hollister, A.M., Starkweather, K.D., Jatana, S., Lupichuk, A.G.: Kinematics of the Ankle:  A Hinge Axis Model,  Foot and Ankle, 13:8,439, 1992. Annual Meeting, L.A. Chapter, Western Orthopedic Association, 1991. Scientific Program, International Olympic Committee, Barcelona, Spain, 1991. Annual Meeting, Orthopedic Research Society, Washington, D.C., 1992
  • Zinar, D.M., Jatana, S., Benedetti, R., Stein, D., Proano, F.:  Do All Femoral Nails Need to be Interlocked? Results of a Retrospective and Prospective Study. Annual Meeting, AAOS, Washington, D.C., 1992
  • Zinar, D.M., Jatana, S.:  Vascular Injuries in Pelvic Fractures. Annual Meeting, Orthopedic Trauma Association, Minneapolis, MN, 1992
  • Jatana, S., Zinar, D.M.:  Comminuted Supracondylar Femur Fractures:  Is Bone Graft Necessary. Annual Meeting, Orthopedic Trauma Association, 1993
  • Jatana, S., Neubuerger, C.O., Adkins, R.H., Zigler, J.E.: Posterior Cervical Fusion. Decreases Rehabilitation Time in Tetraplegic Patients with Unstable Cervical Spine Injuries. Annual Meeting, Dana Street Society, 1996. Rancho Research Day, 1996. NASS: Spine Across the Sea, Hawaii, March, 1997
  • Jatana, S., Zigler, J.E., Chapter: Whiplash Injuries, OKU-Spine, AAOS, 1997
  • Jatana, S., Langer, T., Kalicksten, B., CSRS, 2005. Semi-Automated Image Analysis of Cervical Spine Kinematics
  • Wong, D.A., Anesser, B., Birney, T., Lamond, R., Kumar, A., Johnson, S., Jatana, S., Ghiselli, G., Incidence of contraindications for total disc arthroplasty: a retrospective review of 100 consecutive fusion patients with a specific analysis of facet arthrosis. The Spine Journal 7 (2007) 5-11.
  • Ghiselli, G. Jatana, S., Wong, D.A., Wharton, N.D., CSRS 2007,  NASS 2006. Prospective Analysis of imaging Prediction of Pseudarthrosis after Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion: Computed Tomography vs. Flexion-Extension Motion Analysis with Intra-operative Confirmation. Vol. 36;6, 463-468, SPINE, 2011.



  • Panorama Orthopedics Annual Spine Symposium. “Early Results of Dynamic Cervical System (DOC Beta Site Data)” 1999-2000. “Pitfalls in Cervical Spinal Surgery” 2003
  • Porter Memorial Hospital. “Current Concepts in Chronic Pain 2003” “Neck and Whiplash Injuries” 2000
  • Swedish Medical Center. “Neck Pain and Whiplash Injuries” 2000
  • Colorado Trauma Symposium. “Evaluation of the Injured Cervical Spine” 2001”
  • Cedars Sinai pain Management Symposium. “Surgeon’s Perspective on Neck Pain” 2003
  • Center for Microsurgery- P/SL Medical Center. “Cervical Spinal Problems and Worker’s Compensation” 2003
  • “Techniques for Fixation in the Cervical and Thoracic Spine” Case Presentations
  • Pinnacol Assurance, 2003. “Surgeon’s Perspective on Neck Pain and Injury”
  • Stryker Spine Cervical Spine Meeting-2005 Vail, Co, Chairman. “Cervical Lateral Mass and Pedicle Fixation”
  • 5th Annual Boulder Neurological Associates Symposium.  November 15, 2008. Anterior Cervical Pseudoarthrosis
  • McCulloch  Spine Winter Conference,  “Spinal Cord Stimulation and Spinal Surgery,” February 27, 2010
  • Rose Spine Institute, “Pain Management and the Spine Patient,” March 12, 2010
  • Rose Spine Institute, “What’s New in Spine”, Sept 23, 2013
  • Pinnacol Assurance, 2010, Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
  • McCulloch  Spine Winter Conference, 2012: Revision Cervical Reconstruction
  • McCulloch  Spine Winter Conference, 2014: Challenging Decisions in Cervical Spine Surgery
  • McCulloch  Spine Winter Conference, 2015: Cervical Disc Replacement, Is it worth it?
  • Regis University, School of Physical Therapy, 2012, 2014, 2015
  • Rose Medical Center Grand Rounds, 2015: Minimally Invasive Cervical Spine Surgery