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Scott M. Sporer, MD

Scott M. Sporer, MD
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Specialty:
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Board Certification:
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
Residency: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center - Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship: Rush University Medical Center - Joint Replacement
Clinical Expertise:
  • Hip injuries and disorders
  • Hip replacement
  • Hip surgery, revision
  • Knee injuries and disorders
  • Knee replacement
  • Knee surgery, revision
Research Interests:
  • Outcome studies of total joint replacement
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to PubMed.gov). Listings go back five years.

  1. Utility of Trephine Reamers in Revision Hip Arthroplasty.
    Kancherla VK, Del Gaizo DJ, Paprosky WG, Sporer SM
    J Arthroplasty
    2014 Jan
    29(1):210-3.
  2. Correlation of Aspiration Results With Aseptic Loosening in Total Hip Arthroplasty.
    Chalmers PN, Sporer SM, Levine BR
    J Arthroplasty
    2013 Oct
    28(9):1671-6.
  3. Prevalence, risk factors, and management of proximal femoral remodeling in revision hip arthroplasty.
    Foran JR, Brown NM, Della Valle CJ, Levine BR, Sporer SM, Paprosky WG.
    J Arthroplasty. 2013
    2013 May
    28(5):877-81. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2012.10.001. Epub 2013 Mar 13.
  4. Intra-Operative Periprosthetic Fractures Associated with Press Fit Stems in Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty: Incidence, Management, and Outcomes.
    Cipriano CA, Brown NM, Della Valle CJ, Moric M, Sporer SM.
    J Arthroplasty. 2013
    2013 Mar 19. doi:pii: S0883-5403(13)00061-2. 10.1016/j.arth.2012.10.003. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. AAHKS Supplement 2013 Issue Editorial/Intro.
    Sporer SM
    J Arthroplasty
    2013 Jul 31
  6. The 2013 Frank Stinchfield Award: Diagnosis of Infection in the Early Postoperative Period After Total Hip Arthroplasty.
    Yi PH, Cross MB, Moric M, Sporer SM, Berger RA, Della Valle CJ
    Clin. Orthop. Relat. Res.
    2013 Jul 25
  7. Correlation of Aspiration Results With Periprosthetic Sepsis in Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty.
    Chalmers PN, Sporer SM, Levine BR
    J Arthroplasty
    2013 Jul 18
  8. Are Short Fully Coated Stems Adequate for Simple Femoral Revisions?
    Tetreault MW, Shukla SK, Yi PH, Sporer SM, Della Valle CJ.
    Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013
    2013 Jul 12. [Epub ahead of print]
  9. The Effect of Payer Type on Clinical Outcomes in Total Knee Arthroplasty.
    Rosenthal BD, Hulst JB, Moric M, Levine BR, Sporer SM
    J Arthroplasty
    2013 Aug 5
  10. Acute Hematogenous Infection Following Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty.
    Konigsberg BS, Valle CJ, Ting NT, Qiu F, Sporer SM
    J Arthroplasty
    2013 Aug 30
  11. Risk Factors for Dislocation After Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty.
    Wetters NG, Murray TG, Moric M, Sporer SM, Paprosky WG, Della Valle CJ.
    Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2012
    2012 Sep 7. [Epub ahead of print]
  12. Corrosion at the head-neck taper as a cause for adverse local tissue reactions after total hip arthroplasty.
    Cooper HJ, Della Valle CJ, Berger RA, Tetreault M, Paprosky WG, Sporer SM, Jacobs JJ.
    J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012
    2012 Sep 19
    94(18):1655-61.
  13. The use of abduction bracing for the prevention of early postoperative dislocation after revision total hip arthroplasty.
    Murray TG, Wetters NG, Moric M, Sporer SM, Paprosky WG, Della Valle CJ.
    J Arthroplasty. 2012
    2012 Sep
    27(8 Suppl):126-9. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2012.03.030. Epub 2012 May 17.
  14. Cutaneous manifestation of metallosis in a metal-on-metal total hip arthroplasty after acetabular liner dissociation.
    Sporer SM, Chalmers PN.
    J Arthroplasty. 2012
    2012 Sep
    27(8):1580.e13-6. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2012.01.008. Epub 2012 Mar 6.
  15. Acetabular distraction: an alternative for severe defects with chronic pelvic discontinuity?
    Sporer SM, Bottros JJ, Hulst JB, Kancherla VK, Moric M, Paprosky WG.
    Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2012
    2012 Nov
    470(11):3156-63. doi: 10.1007/s11999-012-2514-1.
  16. Classification and management of the unstable total hip arthroplasty.
    Wera GD, Ting NT, Moric M, Paprosky WG, Sporer SM, Della Valle CJ.
    J Arthroplasty. 2012
    2012 May
    27(5):710-5. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2011.09.010. Epub 2011 Oct 29.
  17. Patient perception of physician reimbursement in elective total hip and knee arthroplasty.
    Foran JR, Sheth NP, Ward SR, Della Valle CJ, Levine BR, Sporer SM, Paprosky WG.
    J Arthroplasty. 2012
    2012 May
    27(5):703-9. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2011.10.007. Epub 2012 Jan 14.
  18. Fracture of the Proximal Tibia After Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty With an Extensor Mechanism Allograft.
    Klein GR, Levine HB, Sporer SM, Hartzband MA.
    J Arthroplasty. 2012
    2012 Jun 13. [Epub ahead of print]
  19. Metal-on-metal total hip arthroplasty: causes and high incidence of early failure.
    Fabi D, Levine B, Paprosky W, Della Valle C, Sporer S, Klein G, Levine H, Hartzband M.
    Orthopedics. 2012
    2012 Jul 1
    35(7):e1009-16. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20120621-12.
  20. Tantalum augments for Paprosky IIIA defects remain stable at midterm followup.
    Del Gaizo DJ, Kancherla V, Sporer SM, Paprosky WG.
    Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2012
    2012 Feb
    470(2):395-401. doi: 10.1007/s11999-011-2170-x.
  21. Serum and synovial fluid analysis for diagnosing chronic periprosthetic infection in patients with inflammatory arthritis.
    Cipriano CA, Brown NM, Michael AM, Moric M, Sporer SM, Della Valle CJ.
    J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012
    2012 Apr 4
    94(7):594-600. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.J.01318.
  22. How to do a revision total hip arthroplasty: revision of the acetabulum.
    Sporer SM.
    Instr Course Lect. 2012
    2012
    61:303-11.
  23. Dilute Betadine Lavage Before Closure for the Prevention of Acute Postoperative Deep Periprosthetic Joint Infection.
    Brown NM, Cipriano CA, Moric M, Sporer SM, Della Valle CJ.
    J Arthroplasty.
    2011 May 6
  24. How to do a revision total hip arthroplasty: revision of the acetabulum.
    Sporer SM.
    J Bone Joint Surg Am.
    2011 Jul 20
    93(14):1359-64
  25. Early Aseptic Loosening With a Precoated Low-Profile Tibial Component: A Case Series
    Foran JR, Whited BW, Sporer SM
    J Arthroplasty
    2011 Jan 12
  26. Treatment of early postoperative infections after THA: a decision analysis.
    Bedair H, Ting N, Bozic KJ, Della Valle CJ, Sporer SM.
    Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2011
    2011 Dec
    469(12):3477-85. doi: 10.1007/s11999-011-2119-0. Epub 2011 Oct 14.
  27. Revision total knee arthroplasty: what the practicing orthopaedic surgeon needs to know.
    Jacofsky DJ, Della Valle CJ, Meneghini RM, Sporer SM, Cercek RM.
    Instr Course Lect.
    2011
    60:269-81.
  28. Achieving stability and lower limb length in total hip arthroplasty.
    Berend KR, Sporer SM, Sierra RJ, Glassman AH, Morris MJ.
    Instr Course Lect.
    2011
    60:229-46.
  29. Porous metal augments: big hopes for big holes
    Sporer SM, Della Valle C
    Orthopedics
    2010 Sep 7
    33(9):651; doi: 10.3928/01477447-20100722-29
  30. Perioperative testing for persistent sepsis following resection arthroplasty of the hip for periprosthetic infection
    Shukla SK, Ward JP, Jacofsky MC, Sporer SM, Paprosky WG, Della Valle CJ
    J Arthroplasty
    2010 Sep
    25(6 Suppl):87-91
  31. What is the Role of Serological Testing Between Stages of Two-stage Reconstruction of the Infected Prosthetic Knee?
    Kusuma SK, Ward J, Jacofsky M, Sporer SM, Della Valle CJ
    Clin Orthop Relat Res
    2010 Oct 13
  32. Achieving stability and lower-limb length in total hip arthroplasty
    Berend KR, Sporer SM, Sierra RJ, Glassman AH, Morris MJ
    J Bone Joint Surg Am
    2010 Nov
    92(16):2737-52
  33. Revision total knee arthroplasty: what the practicing orthopaedic surgeon needs to know
    Jacofsky DJ, Della Valle CJ, Meneghini RM, Sporer SM, Cercek RM; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    J Bone Joint Surg Am
    2010 May
    92(5):1282-92
  34. Fracture of a modular femoral neck after total hip arthroplasty: a case report
    Wright G, Sporer S, Urban R, Jacobs J
    J Bone Joint Surg Am
    2010 Jun
    92(6):1518-21
  35. External iliac artery injury complicating prosthetic hip resection for infection
    Wera GD, Ting NT, Della Valle CJ, Sporer SM
    J Arthroplasty
    2010 Jun
    25(4):660.e1-4
  36. A prospective randomized trial of mini-incision posterior and two-incision total hip arthroplasty
    Della Valle CJ, Dittle E, Moric M, Sporer SM, Buvanendran A
    Clin Orthop Relat Res
    2010 Dec
    468(12):3348-54
  37. The feasibility and perioperative complications of outpatient knee arthroplasty
    Berger RA, Kusuma SK, Sanders SA, Thill ES, Sporer SM
    Clin Orthop Relat Res
    2009 Jun
    467(6):1443-9
  38. Newer anesthesia and rehabilitation protocols enable outpatient hip replacement in selected patients
    Berger RA, Sanders SA, Thill ES, Sporer SM, Della Valle C
    Clin Orthop Relat Res
    2009 Jun
    467(6):1424-30
  39. Use of the extended trochanteric osteotomy in treating prosthetic hip infection
    Levine BR, Della Valle CJ, Hamming M, Sporer SM, Berger RA, Paprosky WG
    J Arthroplasty
    2009 Jan
    24(1):49-55
  40. Perioperative testing for joint infection in patients undergoing revision total hip arthroplasty
    Schinsky MF, Della Valle CJ, Sporer SM, Paprosky WG
    J Bone Joint Surg Am
    2008 Sep
    90(9):1869-75
  41. Management of severe bone loss in acetabular revision using a trabecular metal shell
    Flecher X, Sporer S, Paprosky W
    J Arthroplasty
    2008 Oct
    23(7):949-55
  42. Extended trochanteric osteotomy for the treatment of vancouver B2/B3 periprosthetic fractures of the femur
    Levine BR, Della Valle CJ, Lewis P, Berger RA, Sporer SM, Paprosky W
    J Arthroplasty
    2008 Jun
    23(4):527-33
  43. "An anatomic study of tibial metaphyseal/diaphyseal mismatch during revision total knee arthroplasty"
    Della Valle CJ, Sporer SM
    J Arthroplasty
    2008 Jun
    23(4):640; author reply 640-1
  44. The use of a tripolar articulation in revision total hip arthroplasty: a minimum of 24 months' follow-up
    Levine BR, Della Valle CJ, Deirmengian CA, Breien KM, Weeden SH, Sporer SM, Paprosky WG
    J Arthroplasty
    2008 Dec
    23(8):1182-8
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