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Dr. Kodali - Orthopaedic Surgeon – Sports Medicine

Dr. Kodali

Orthopaedic Surgeon – Sports Medicine

 
Dr. Kodali has been in private practice since 2013 after being an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston for several years.

Dr. Kodali knew at an early age that he wanted to become a physician. Because of that, he was accepted into an accelerated medical program out of high school where he obtained his undergraduate and medical school degrees in six years. He completed his orthopaedic surgery training at Northwestern University in Chicago working along side doctors for the Chicago Bears and Chicago Cubs. Dr. Kodali then completed advanced training in orthopaedic sports medicine focusing on minimally invasive surgery of the knee and shoulder at the internationally recognized Cleveland Clinic Foundation. In Cleveland, he was involved in the care of Cleveland Cavaliers, Browns andIndians in addition to numerous area high schools and colleges.

He is a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. Dr. Kodali specializes in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of knee, shoulder, hip and elbow injuries and disorders. He enjoys taking care of patients of all ages and trying to keep them as active as they want to be.

Board Certification

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine by American Board of
    Orthopaedic Surgery

Education / Training

FELLOWSHIP: Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cleveland, OH
RESIDENCY: Orthopaedic Surgery
McGaw Medical Center – Northwestern University
Chicago, IL

Professional License

  • Texas Medical License (permanent) – current
  • LICENSING EXAMINATIONS
  • USMLE Step 1 – PASS
  • USMLE Step 2 – PASS
  • USMLE Step 3 – PASS
  • ABOS Part 1 – PASS
  • ABOS Part 2 – PASS, Board-Certified
  • Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Sports Medicine – PASS

Hospital Privelages

  • Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital
  • Sugar Land Surgical Hospital
  • St Luke’s Hospital – Sugar Land
  • Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital
  • Oprex/Altus Surgery Center

Professional Memberships

2009-present American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
– Candidate Member
2008-present Arthroscopy Association of North America
2004-present American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
2003-present Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Publications

  1. Bois A, Walter R, Kodali P, Miniaci A. Imaging Instability of the Athlete: The Right Modality for the Right Diagnosis. In Clinics in Sports Medicine. In Presss
  2. Athiviraham A, Kodali P, Miniaci A. Joint Resurfacing of the Shoulder and Knee in the Athlete. In Sports Injuries – Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Rehabilitation by Springer-Veriag, 2nd Edition. (Anticipated publication date, 2013)
  3. Athiviraham A, Kodali P, Miniaci A. Mosaicplasty. In Sports Injuries – Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Rehabilitation by Springer-Veriag, 2nd Edition. (Anticipated publication date, 2013)
  4. Chung EJ, Kodali P, Laskin W, Koh JL, Ameer GA. Long-term in vivo response to citric acid-based nanocomposites for orthopaedic tissue engineering. J Mater Sci Mater Med 2011;22:2131-8. 10.1007/s10856-011-4393-5
  5. Kodali P, Jones MH, Polster J, Miniaci A, Fening SD. Accuracy of measurement of Hill-Sachs lesions with computed tomography. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2011. S1058-2746(11)00043-7 [pii] 10.1016/j.jse.2011.01.030
  6. Kodali P, Islam A, Andrish J. Anterior knee pain in the young athlete: diagnosis and treatment. Sports Med Arthrosc 2011;19:27-33. 10.1097/JSA.0b013e3182045aa1 00132585-201103000-00005 [pii]
  7. Kodali P, Parker RD. Articular cartilage testoration: the shape of things to come. Seminars in arthroplasty. 21(2), 72-76. (2010).
  8. Chung EJ, Qiu H, Kodali P, Yang S, Sprague SM, Hwong J et al. Early tissue response to citric acid-based micro- and nanocomposites. J Biomed Mater Res A 2011;96:29-37. 10.1002/jbm.a.32953
  9. Kodali P, Miniaci A. Focal Resurfacing of Humeral-Head Defects. In: Shoulder Instability: Springer Milan, 2011:177-94.
  10. Kodali P, Vora A. How do you manage ankle arthritis with minimal arthritic changes on radiographs? In: Curbside Consultation in Foot and Ankle. Slack Inc, 2012:105-08.
  11. Kodali P, Vora A. Which calcaneus fractures should I operate on? Curbside Consultation in Foot and Ankle. Slack Inc, 2012:191-95.
  12. Kodali P, Yang S, Koh JL. Computer-assisted surgery for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Sports Med Arthrosc Rev. 16(2): 67-76, 2008.
  13. Kodali P, Khan N, Sarwark J. How would you treat a femur fracture in a 6-year-old? Curbside Consultation in Fracture Management: 49 Clinical Questions. Slack Inc.
  14. Khan N, Kodali P, Sarwark J. How do you treat a femur fracture in a 12-year-old? Curbside Consultation in Fracture Management: 49 Clinical Questions. Slack Inc.
  15. Kodali P, Nuber G. Open repair of multidirectional instability. Surgical Techniques of the Shoulder, Elbow, and Knee in Sports Medicine. Cole BJ, Sekiya JK, Editors, Elseiver, Philadelphia, PA, 2008.
  16. Koh JL, Koo S, Leonard J, Kodali P. Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tunnel placement: a radiographic comparison between navigated versus manual ACL reconstruction. Orthopaedics. 29(10): S122-124, 2006.
  17. Qiu H, Yang J, Kodali P, Koh JL, Ameer G. A citric acid-based hydroxyapatite composite for orthopaedic implants. Biomaterials. 27: 5845-5854, 2006.
  18. Kodali P. Femur: trauma. Orthopaedic Knowledge Update 8: Self Study Questions. Orthopaedic Knowledge Online. http://www5.aaos.org/oko/or/oku8review/quiz.cfm?.
  19. Kodali P. Spondyloarthropathy. Orthopaedic Knowledge Update 8: Self Study Questions. Orthopaedic Knowledge Online. http://www5.aaos.org/oko/or/oku8review/quiz.cfm?.
  20. Silverberg D, Kodali P, DiPersio J, Acus R, Askew M. In vitro analysis of anti-fungal impregnated polymethylmethacrylate bone cement. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 403: 228-231, 2002.

Invited Lectures

  1. “Identification and Management of Hip Impingement.” Presented at 11th Annual Sports Medicine Update. Houston, Texas. June 11, 2013.
  2. “Current Concepts and Treatment of Articular Cartilage Lesions in the Knee.” Presented at Sports Medicine of the Americas, Houston, Texas. June 5, 2012.
  3. “Treatment of AC Joint Injuries: Who Really Needs it and How to Safely do it?” Ed T Smith Lectureship. Houston, Texas. November 1, 2012.
  4. “Labral Tears of the Hip and Arthroscopic Treatment.” Presented at Sports Medicine of the Americas, Houston, Texas. June 5, 2011.
  5. “Identification and Management of Hip Impingement.” Presented at 10th Annual Sports Medicine Update, Houston, Texas. June 7, 2011.
  6. “The Thrower’s Shoulder.” Presented at University of Texas at Houston Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Resident Grand Rounds, Houston, Texas. December 30, 2010.
  7. “Sports Medicine Injuries.” Presented at University of Texas at Houston Department of Family Medicine Grand Rounds, Houston, Texas. December 1, 2010.
  8. Lab Instructor Shoulder Arthroscopy, 54th annual Ed T Smith Lectureship
  9. “Stress Fractures in Athletes.” Presented at Cleveland Clinic Fellows Conference, Cleveland Ohio. July 30, 2010.
  10. “Surgical Options for Articular Cartilage Lesions.” Presented at University of Texas at Houston Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds, Houston, Texas. March 19, 2010.
  11. “The Thrower’s Shoulder.” Presented at Cleveland Clinic Fellows Conference, Cleveland Ohio. February 5, 2010.
  12. “PCL, LCL, and PLC Injuries.” Presented at Cleveland Clinic Fellows Conference, Cleveland Ohio. December 11, 2009.
  13. “Surgical Options for Articular Cartilage Lesions.” Presented at Quarterly Meeting for Cleveland Athletic Trainers and Physical Therapists, Cleveland, Ohio. December 2, 2009.
  14. “Rotator Cuff Injuries.” Presented at Cleveland Clinic Fellows Conference, Cleveland Ohio. November 13, 2009.
  15. “Elbow Injuries.” Presented at Cleveland Clinic Fellows Conference, Cleveland Ohio. October 30, 2009.
  16. “Meniscus and Articular Cartilage Injuries.” Presented at Cleveland Clinic Fellows Conference, Cleveland Ohio. October 2, 2009.
  17. “ACL Injuries.” Presented at Cleveland Clinic Fellows Conference, Cleveland Ohio. September 9, 2009.

Team Affiliations

Being a sports medicine physician, Dr. Kodali has been involved in the care of high school, college, and professional athletes throughout his career. His past team affiliations include Sugar Land Skeeters, Sugar Land Legends, Houston Baptist University, Houston Rockets, Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Indians, Cleveland State University, Notre Dame College in Cleveland, Mahoning Valley Scrappers, and Cleveland Public Schools.