Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Lawrence S. Crossett, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Chief and Core Curriculum Coordinator

Education & Training

  • MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Representative Publications

1. Colman M, Choi L, Chen A, Crossett LS, Tarken I, McGough R. “Proximal femoral replacement in the management of acute periprosthetic fractures of the hip; a competing risks survivalanalysis.” Journal of Arthroplasty. 2014 Feb; 29(2):422-7.

2. Belfer I, Greco CM, Lokshin A, Vulakovich K, Landisittel D, Dai F, Crossett LS, Chelly JE. “The design and methods of genetic studies on acute and chronic postoperative pain in patients aftertotal knee replacement.” Pain Med. 2014 Sept; 15(9):1590-602.

Research Interests

I host surgeons both nationally and internationally in the OR to observe LCS knees, ATTUNE knee, mobile bearing knees, and Computer Assisted surgery. I am also involved in the DePuy Learning Centers where I travel nationally and internationally. I am involved in a number of research projects including Outcomes of Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty after Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infection and an ATTUNE Registry study.

Research Grants

2014 Co-Investigator, “Evaluation of quantitative reverse-transcription-polymerase chainreaction (RT-PCR) to diagnose prosthetic joint infection in total hip and total knee replacement.” University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.