About Us

Martin William Roche, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Knee Surgeon

Martin William Roche, M.D.
Native of Ireland, Dr Martin Roche is the Director of the Robotic Joint Reconstruction Fellowship at Holy Cross, and Specializes in Complex Knee Disorders. He performed the first Sensor Assisted and Robotic Assisted Knee Surgery in the World.

Dr Roche completed his Orthopedic training at the University of Miami and joined Holy Cross Hospital in 1996. He has since performed thousands of reconstructive joint procedures. He is a pioneer in minimally invasive techniques for joint replacements, robotics, and sensor applications. He is an international speaker and surgical instructor for joint replacements, and advanced surgical techniques.

He holds multiple patents in the Orthopedic space, and is the Clinical developer of the MakoSurgical Knee System. Dr Roche founded Orthosensor Inc. which develops advanced sensors for Orthopaedic applications to improve Patient Care.

He has trained hundreds of surgeons on these applications and is extensively published in prominent Orthopaedic journals. Dr Roche has dedicated his profession to developing and utilizing the most advanced technologies to improve surgical outcomes and patient care.

Disclosures:

  • Dr Roche is an employee of Holy Cross Hospital.
  • Dr Roche receives royalties for intellectual property development and is a consultant for MakoSurgical.
  • Dr Roche is the founder of Orthosensor and serves as CMO and as a board director. He receives royalties for Intellectual property development and is a stock holder.
  • Residency:
    Orthopedic Residency
    University of Miami,
    Jackson Memorial Hospital
    July 1992 to July 1996
  • Medical:
    National University of Ireland
    University College, Cork Medical School
    Degree: M.D., B.A.O., B. CH., Honors
    September 1985 to June 1990
  • Internship:
    General Surgery,
    Internship and Resident
    University of Miami,
    Jackson Memorial Hospital
    July 1990 to July 1992

Practice Experience

  • Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute, Holy Cross Medical Group Fort Lauderdale, Florida 1996 to Present.

Professional Status

  • Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Chief of Orthopedics Holy Cross Hospital, 1999 to 2011
  • Robotic Director Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute
  • Active Florida License, 1992
  • Irish Medical License, 1992

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Broward County Medical Association
  • Florida Orthopedic Society
  • Irish American Orthopedic Society
  • International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty

Professional Activities

  • Consultant Team Physician “Florida Marlins” Professional Baseball Team, 1998 to Present
  • Consultant Team Physician “Miami Fusion” Professional Soccer Team, 1998 to 2000
  • Team Physician “Playball Baseball Academy”
  • Surgical Instructor: DePuy Sigma Rotating Platform Knee and Preservation Unicondylar, 1996 to 2006
  • Selected to Strathmore’s “Who’s Who in Orthopedic Surgery 2002”
  • Orthopaedic Consultant and Design Collaborator to MAKO Surgical Corp
  • DePuy – Surgical Instructor and consultant for total knee systems and surgical approaches
  • Chief Medical Officer, OrthoSensor, Inc.
  • Congress Chair, International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty, 2013
  • Associate Professor, Florida International University

Publications/Presentations

  • Roche M, Anderson C. Quantifying Sagittal Plane Kinetics and Flexion Gap Balance in TKRs Utilizing Integrated Sensors. AAOS Video Abstract, 2013
  • Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Brunt D, Wong M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Use of a squatting movement as a clinical marker of function after total knee arthroplasty. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2013 Jan;92(1):53-60.
  • Roche M, Anderson C. Utilization of Sensors during Total Knee Arthroplasty to Define Sagittal Plane Kinetics, Abstract accepted for Podium Presentation at Annual Congress Meeting of the International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty, Sydney, Australia, and ICJR ISK Annual Meeting 2012
  • Roche M, Anderson C. Detection of Tibiofemoral Malrotation using Sensors to define Implant Congruency during Total Knee Arthroplasty, Abstract accepted for Podium Presentation at Annual Congress Meeting of the International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty, Sydney, Australia, and ICJR ISK Annual Meeting 2012
  • Roche M. Improving Accuracy in Knee Arthroplasty. Book Chapter, 2012.
  • Michigan State University, Grand Rounds, 2012
  • Cleveland Clinic, Update in Joint Reconstruction Surgery. “Integration of Sensors during TKA,” 2012
  • Dunbar NJ, Roche MW, Park BH, Branch SH, Conditt MA, Banks SA. Accuracy of dynamic tactile-guided unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2012. (5):803-8e1.
  • Eberle T, Rossi MD, Brunt D, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R. Influence of Patient Characteristics and Number of Physical Therapy Visits on Physical Performance Following Knee Arthroplasty. To be presented at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the APTA, Poster Session, June 6-11, 2012, Tampa, Florida.
  • Brunt D, Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Burwell B. Physical Function After Three Different Knee Replacement Procedures. To be presented at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the APTA, Poster Session, June 6-11, 2012, Tampa, Florida.
  • Bozic KJ, Roche M, Agnew SG. Hospital-Based Employment of Orthopedic Surgeons – Passing Trend or New Paradigm?: AOA Critical Issues. J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2012. 94(9); e59 1-5
  • Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Squatting after primary unilateral total knee arthroplasty: A pilot study examining differences between genders. PMR. Jul;3(7):613-8, 2011.
  • Lecture – Harvard Hip/Knee Meeting. “Orthopedic Implant Failures, Soft-Tissue Issues,” 2011.
  • McRoberts WP, Roche MW. Novel Approach for peripheral subcutaneous field simulation for the treatment of serve, chronic knee joint pain after total knee arthroplasty. Neuromodulation. 2010. Apr;13(2):131-6.
  • Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Initiation of a Closed-Chain Exercise Program Within the First Month After Simultaneous Bilateral Knee Replacement Surgery: A Case Report. Physiother Theory Pract. 2010;26(3):204-14.
  • Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Delaying knee replacement surgery, implications on early post-operative outcomes: A pilot study. Orthopedics. 2009;32(12):885-93.
  • Wong M, Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R. Can A Leg Press Exercise Be Initiated Early After Simultaneous Bilateral Knee Replacement And What Are The Implications on Strength and Weight-Bearing Inter-Limb Asymmetry: A Case Study. Published: Physical Therapy On-Line: PO-112-RR-TH. Presented at: Annual Conference & Exposition of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2009.
  • Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Does The Timing Of Surgical Intervention Influence Weight-Bearing Within The First Week Following Total Knee Replacement? Published: Physical Therapy On-Line: PO-104-RR-FR. Presented at: Annual Conference & Exposition of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2009.
  • Eberle T, Rossi MD, Waggoner M, Roche M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Initiation Of A Leg Press Exercise Within One Week From Unilateral Knee Replacement. Published: Physical Therapy On-Line: PO-108-RR-FR. Presented at the Annual Conference & Exposition of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2009.
  • Eberle T, Roche M, Blake R, Rossi MD. Strength Training Initiated Within The First Two Weeks After Unilateral Knee Replacement Based On Medical Exercise Therapy (M.E.T.): Can Intense Physical Therapy Be Initiated Soon After Surgery And What Are The Results? Published: JOSPT, 39(1):A39-A100. Presented at: Combined Section Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2009.
  • Paper Presentation 2/2009 American Physical Therapy Association Las Vegas, “Strength Training initiated within the first two weeks after Unilateral Knee Replacement”
  • 2009 AAOS Instructional Course Chairman on Advanced Surgical / Robotic Technologies in Uni and Bicompartmental knee surgery
  • 2009 Surgical Lecturer and Instructor NYU, “Contemporary management of Unicompartmental Knee Arthritis”
  • Operation walk Quito Ecuador 9/09
  • Conditt MA, Roche M. Minimally Invasive Robotic-Arm-Guided Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty. J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2009. 91(Supplement 1); 63-68
  • Eberle T, Rossi MD, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A, Elbaum L, Capote D, Cata J. Utilization Of An Exercise Protocol With The Distal Segment Fixed Following Primary Unilateral Knee Replacement: A Descriptive Analysis. Published: JOSPT, 38 (1): Suppl: A45-6. Presented at: Combined Section Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2008.
  • 2008 AAOS (San Fransisco) Annual Meeting Instructional Course, “Surgical Approaches to Unicompartmental Knee Arthritis with Minimally Invasive Technique CAS and Haptically Controlled Robotics”
  • 2008 EOS (Las Vegas) “ The role of Robotic Knee unicompartmental knee replacements and initial clinical experience
  • 2008 Lecture and Lab demonstration to the Traveling Insall Fellows, “The role of Haptic Robotics in Knee Surgery” Northwestern University Chicago (Dr Stulberg)
  • Dalury DF, Barrett WP, Mason JB, Goldstein WM, Murphy JA, Roche MW. Midterm survival of a contemporary modular total knee replacement. A multicentre study of 1970 knees. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2008;90(12):1594-1596
  • Eberle T, Rossi MD, Roche M, Cancino K, Lima T, Llovett S. Utilization Of Closed-Chain Exercise Combined With Physical Therapy Within One Week Following Unilateral Total Knee Replacement (TKR) Surgery. Published: Journal of Manual Manipulative Therapy. 15(3): 175–189. Presented at: American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists Annual Meeting, 2007.
  • Lecturer 2007 LAF (Miami), “Patellar Complications in Total Knee Arthroplasty,” “Revision of Unicondylar to Total Knee”
  • Lecturer 2007 / 2008 Florida Orthopaedic Society, “Haptic Robotics in Knee Surgery” “Conversion of a Uni to a Total Knee”
  • “Ten Year Outcome of the Sigma Total Knee Replacement” 1996-2006. Accepted for presentation at AAHKS 2006 and AAOS 2007
  • Lecturer 2006 Autumn Orthopaedic Summit (Ponte Vedra, FL) “Dynamic Knee Balancer”
  • Lecturer 2006 Latest Advancements in Orthopaedics (Atlanta) “Subvastus and Mini Midvastus Made Easy,” “Advances in Unicompartmental Knee Replacement Current Trends and Innovative Approaches,” “UKA Experience and Innovative Approaches”
  • Lecturer 2006 ISTA (New York City)“Knee Balancing and Kinematics, How to Achieve a Balanced Flexion and Extension Gap”
  • Poster Presentation 2006 AAHKS (Dallas), “Survival Analysis of a Contemporary Modular Total Knee Replacement: A Large Multi-center 9-Year Study”
  • Surgical Instructor: 2002-2005 Latin American Orthopedic Knee Reconstruction and Learning Center, Fort Lauderdale, Florida-Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute
  • Lecturer and surgical instructor at the Depuy Learning Center Chicago minimally invasive knee surgical approaches and instrumentation, 2004 to Present; Unicompartmental knee replacements surgical instructor 2005-2007
  • Lecturer at the South American Conference, “Tips For Unicompartmental Knee Replacements” Miami 2005
  • Brazilian knee society 2002
  • Ouellette Anne, Roche Martin. “Compartment Syndrome and Volkmann’s Reconstruction” Surgical Reconstruction of the Upper Extremity, chapter 19, ed. James Herndon 1999
  • Surgical and Rehabilitative Techniques to Maximize outcomes in Total Knee Replacements” Presented at the South Florida Physical And Rehabilitative Society, 1998
  • “Complex Primary Knee Replacement and Revision Surgery” “Clinical Outcomes using the P.F.C. Knee- 5 year follow up,” Presented at the Venezuelan Orthopedic Society: 1997
  • Ilizarov Treatment of Tibial Pilon Fractures, Presented at Grand Rounds University of Miami 1996
  • Peer Reviewed PubMed:

    1. Roche M, Law TY, Kurowicki J, Rosas S, Rush III AJ. Effect of Obesity on Total Knee Arthroplasty Costs and Revision Rate. The journal of knee surgery. 2018 Jan;31(01):038-42.

    2. Piuzzi NS, Khlopas A, Newman JM, Ng M, Roche M, Husni ME, Spindler KP, Mont MA, Muschler G. Bone Marrow Cellular Therapies: Novel Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis. The journal of knee surgery. 2018 Jan;31(01):022-6.

    3. Kurowicki J, Rosas S, Khlopas A, Newman JM, yee Law T, Roche MW, Higuera CA, Mont MA. Impact of Perioperative HbA1c on Reimbursements in Diabetes Mellitus Patients Undergoing Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Nationwide Analysis. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2018 Feb 5.

    4. Krebs VE, Elmallah RK, Khlopas A, Chughtai M, Bonutti PM, Roche M, Mont MA. Wound Closure Techniques for Total Knee Arthroplasty: An Evidence-Based Review of the Literature. The Journal of arthroplasty. 2018 Feb 1;33(2):633-8.

    5. Kurowicki J, Khlopas A, Sultan AA, Sodhi N, Samuel LT, Chughtai M, Roche M, Bonutti PM, Mont MA. Improvement in hamstring and quadriceps muscle strength following cruciate-retaining single radius total knee arthroplasty. Annals of translational medicine. 2017 Dec;5(Suppl 3).

    6. Rosas S, Sabeh K, Kurowicki J, Buller L, Law TY, Roche M, Conway S, Hernandez VH. National use of total hip arthroplasty among patients with a history of breast, lung, prostate, colon or bladder cancer—an analysis of the Medicare population. Annals of translational medicine. 2017 Dec;5(Suppl 3).

    7. Rosas S, Ong AC, Buller LT, Sabeh KG, yee Law T, Roche MW, Hernandez VH. Season of the year influences infection rates following total hip arthroplasty. World journal of orthopedics. 2017 Dec 18;8(12):895.

    8. Buller LT, Rosas S, Sabeh KG, Roche MW, McLawhorn AS, Barsoum WK. Hypothyroidism Increases 90-Day Complications and Costs Following Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty. The Journal of arthroplasty. 2017 Nov 6.

    9. Harwin SF, Levin JM, Khlopas A, Ramkumar PN, Piuzzi NS, Roche M, Mont MA. Cementless Posteriorly Stabilized Total Knee Arthroplasty: Seven-Year Minimum Follow-Up Report. The Journal of arthroplasty. 2017 Nov 16.

    10. Rosas S, Marquez-Lara A, Bracey DN, Kurowicki J, Roche MW, Emory CL. History of Breast Cancer Increases 90-Day Pulmonary Embolism Rates and Reimbursements After Total Hip Arthroplasty: A National Matched-Pair Analysis. The Journal of arthroplasty. 2017 Oct 31.

    11. Elmallah RK, Chughtai M, Khlopas A, Newman JM, Stearns KL, Roche M, Kelly MA, Harwin SF, Mont MA. Pain Control in Total Knee Arthroplasty. The Journal of Knee Surgery. 2017 Jul 18.

    12. Roche MW, Law T, Triplet JJ, Hubbard ZS, Kurowicki J, Rosas S. Effect of Hypoglycemia on the Incidence of Revision in Total Knee Arthroplasty. The Journal of arthroplasty. 2017 Feb 28;32(2):499-502.

    13. Harwin SF, Patel NK, Chughtai M, Khlopas A, Ramkumar PN, Roche M, Mont MA. Outcomes of newer generation cementless total knee arthroplasty: beaded periapatite-coated vs highly porous titanium-coated implants. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2017 Feb 3.

    14. Pearle AD, van der List JP, Lee L, Coon TM, Borus TA, Roche MW. Survivorship and patient satisfaction of robotic-assisted medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty at a minimum two-year follow-up. The Knee. 2017 Mar 31;24(2):419-28.

    15. Sabeh K, Rosas S, Buller L, Roche M, Hernandez VH. The Impact of Discharge Disposition on Episode of Care Reimbursement Following Total Hip Arthroplasty. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2017 May 11.

    16. Gustke KA, Golladay GJ, Roche MW, Elson LC, Anderson CR. A Targeted Approach to Ligament Balancing Using Kinetic Sensors. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2017 Feb 16.

    17. Krebs VE, Elmallah RK, Khlopas A, Chughtai M, Bonutti PM, Roche M, Mont MA. Wound Closure Techniques for Total Knee Arthroplasty: An Evidence-Based Review of the Literature. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2017 Sep 25.

    18. Roche M, Law T, Rosas S, Rush III A, Khlopas A, Chughtai M, Mont M. Transfusion Requirements Following Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients with Preexisting Blood Dyscrasia. Accepted to Surgical Technology International.

    19. Rosas S, Sabeh K, Buller L, Law T, Roche M, Hernandez V. Medical Comorbidities Impact The Episode of Care Reimbursements of Total Hip Arthroplasty. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2017 Feb 3. DOI: 10.1016/j.arth.2017.02.039

    20. Roche M, Law TY, Chughtai M, Elmallah RK, Hubbard Z. Do Pre-Operative Glycated Hemoglobin Levels Correlate with the Incidence of Revision in Diabetic Patients that Undergo Total Knee Arthroplasty? Surgical Technology International. 2016 Oct 6; 29.

    21. Urish KL, Conditt M, Roche M, Rubash HE. Robotic Total Knee Arthroplasty: Surgical Assistant for a Customized Normal Kinematic Knee. Orthopedics. 2016 Jul 12.

    22. Elmallah RK, Mistry JB, Cherian JJ, Chughtai M, Bhave A, Roche MW, Mont MA. Can We Really “Feel” a Balanced Total Knee Arthroplasty? The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2016 Apr 13.

    23. Roche MW, Elson LC, Anderson CR. A novel technique using sensor-based technology to evaluate tibial tray rotation. Orthopedics. 2015 Mar 1; 38(3): e217-22.

    24. Roche M. Robotic-assisted unicompartmental knee arthroplasty: The MAKO experience. Clinics in Sports Medicine. 2014 Jan 31; 33(1): 123-32.

    25. Nwachukwu BU, McCormick F, Provencher MT, Roche M, Rubash HE. A comprehensive analysis of Medicare trends in utilization and hospital economics for total knee and hip arthroplasty from 2005 to 2011. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2015 Jan 31;30(1):15-8.

    26. Nwachukwu BU, McCormick FM, Schairer WW, Frank RM, Provencher MT, Roche MW. Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty versus high tibial osteotomy: United States practice patterns for the surgical treatment of unicompartmental arthritis. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2014 Aug 31;29(8):1586-9.

    27. Gustke KA, Golladay GJ, Roche MW, Elson LC, Anderson CR. A new method for defining balance: promising short-term clinical outcomes of sensor-guided TKA. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2014 May 31;29(5):955-60.

    28. Gustke KA, Golladay GJ, Roche MW, Elson LC, Anderson CR. Primary TKA patients with quantifiably balanced soft-tissue achieve significant clinical gains sooner than unbalanced patients. Advances in Orthopedics. 2014 Aug 18;2014.

    29. Gustke KA, Golladay GJ, Roche MW, Jerry GJ, Elson LC, Anderson CR.

    Increased Patient satisfaction after total knee replacement using sensor-guided technology. Bone Joint Journal. 2014 Oct; 96-B(10):1333-8. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.96B10.34068.

    30. Roche M, Elson L, Anderson C. Dynamic soft tissue balancing in total knee arthroplasty. Orthopedic Clinics of North America. 2014 Apr 30; 45(2): 157-65.

    31. Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Brunt D, Wong M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Use of a squatting movement as a clinical marker of function after total knee arthroplasty. American Journal of Physical Medicine Rehabilitation. 2013 Jan; 92(1): 53-60.

    32. Dunbar NJ, Roche MW, Park BH, Branch SH, Conditt MA, Banks SA. Accuracy of dynamic tactile-guided unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2012. (5): 803-8e1.

    33. Bozic KJ, Roche M, Agnew SG. Hospital-Based Employment of Orthopedic Surgeons – Passing Trend or New Paradigm? AOA Critical Issues. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery America, 2012. 94(9); e59 1-5.

    34. Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Squatting after primary unilateral total knee arthroplasty: A pilot study examining differences between genders. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. Jul; 3(7): 613-8, 2011.

    35. McRoberts WP, Roche MW. Novel Approach for peripheral subcutaneous field simulation for the treatment of serve, chronic knee joint pain after total knee arthroplasty. Neuromodulation. 2010. Apr; 13(2): 131-6.

    36. Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Initiation of a Closed-Chain Exercise Program Within the First Month After Simultaneous Bilateral Knee Replacement Surgery: A Case Report. Physiotherapy Theory Practice. 2010; 26(3): 204-14.

    37. Kindsfater K, Roche MW, Gruen TA. In Vivo Performance of Third Generation Polyethylene in a Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2010 Apr 30; 25(3): e10.

    38. Conditt MA, Roche MW. Minimally Invasive robotic-arm-guided unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery America. 2009 Feb; 91 Suppl 1:63-8. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.H.01372. PMID: 19182027

    39. Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Delaying knee replacement surgery, implications on early post-operative outcomes: A pilot study. Orthopedics. 2009; 32(12): 885-93.

    40. Eberle T, Roche M, Blake R, Rossi MD. Strength Training Initiated Within The First Two Weeks After Unilateral Knee Replacement Based On Medical Exercise Therapy (M.E.T.): Can Intense Physical Therapy Be Initiated Soon After Surgery And What Are The Results? Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 39(1): A39-A100.

    41. Eberle T, Rossi MD, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A, Elbaum L, Capote D, Cata J. Utilization Of An Exercise Protocol With The Distal Segment Fixed Following Primary Unilateral Knee Replacement: A Descriptive Analysis. Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 38 (1): Suppl: A45-6.

    42. Dalury DF, Barrett WP, Mason JB, Goldstein WM, Murphy JA, Roche MW. Midterm survival of a contemporary modular total knee replacement. A multicenter study of 1970 knees. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery British. 2008;90(12):1594-1596.

    43. Eberle T, Rossi MD, Roche M, Cancino K, Lima T, Llovett S. Utilization Of Closed-Chain Exercise Combined With Physical Therapy Within One Week Following Unilateral Total Knee Replacement (TKR) Surgery. Journal of Manual Manipulative Therapy. 2007. 15(3): 175–189.

    44. Roche M, Barrett W, Mason JB, Boese K, Goldstein W, Murphy J. Survival analysis of a second-generation contemporary modular total knee arthroplasty: a large multicenter 10-year study. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 2007 Feb 28; 22(2): 314.

    Non-Peer Reviewed:

    1. Conditt M, Coon T, Roche M, Buechel F, Borus T, Dounchis J, Pearle A. Bmi Has No Effect On Revision Rate Following Robotically-Assisted Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty. Bone Joint J. 2016 Jan 1;98(SUPP 1):98-.

    2. Anderson C, Gustke KA, Roche M, Golladay G, Meere P, Elson L. Increased Patient Satisfaction after Sensor Guided. Bone & Joint Journal. 2016 Jan 1; 98(SUPP 3): 37.

    3. Anderson C, Gustke KA, Roche M, Golladay G, Meere P, Elson L. Primary TKA Patients With Quantifiably Balanced Soft-Tissue Achieve Significant Clinical Gains Sooner Than Unbalanced Patients. Bone & Joint Journal. 2016 Jan 1; 98(SUPP 3): 33-.

    4. Roche M, Anderson C, Golladay G, Elson L. Bony Cuts Or Soft-Tissue Release? Using Intra-Operative Sensors to Refine Balancing Techniques In TKA. Bone & Joint Journal. 2016 Jan 1; 98(SUPP 1): 16-.

    5. Roche M, Branch S, Lightcap C, Conditt M. Intra-Operative Assessment of the Soft Tissue Envelope is Integral to the Planning of UKA Components. CAOS International. 2016.

    6. Roche MW. Robotic and Sensor-Assisted Technologies in Knee Arthroplasty. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. 2015 Jun 30; 25(2): 127-49.

    7. Roche M, Gustke KA, Law TY. The utilization of smart trials in PCL retaining knees. In Seminars in Arthroplasty 2015 Dec 31 (Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 218-228). WB Saunders.

    8. Golladay G, Jerry G, Gustke K, Roche M. Post-operative weight gain after total knee arthroplasty: prevalence and its possible attenuation using intraoperative sensors. Reconstructive Review. 2014 Mar 31;4(1).

    9. D’Alessio J, Roche M, Kester M. The Relationship of the Medial 1/3rd of the Tibial Tubercle to the Posterior Aspect of the Tibia. Bone & Joint Journal. 2013 Dec 1; 95(SUPP 34): 163-.

    10. Elson L, Roche M, Anderson C. Variability of Tibial Tray Rotation: How Accurate Are Our Most Reliable Methods? Rotational Verification With the Use of Intraoperative Sensors. Bone & Joint Journal. 2013 Dec 1; 95(SUPP 34): 162-.

    11. Anderson C, Roche M. The Detection of Tibiofemoral Mal-Rotation Utilizing Embedded Sensors to Define Tibiofemoral Contact Points During a Total Knee Replacement. Bone & Joint Journal. 2013 Mar 1; 95(SUPP 15): 313-.

    12. Elson L, Gustke KA, Golladay G, Roche M, Anderson C. Modified MCL Release: Sensor-Guided Technique Used to Quantify Intercompartmental Balance in TKA. Bone & Joint Journal. 2013 Dec 1; 95(SUPP 34): 505-.

    13. Meere P, Roche M, Walker PS, Bell C, Anderson CR. Inter-Observer Variation of Applied Force on the Knee during Mechanical Testing. 2013.

    14. Elson L, Gustke KA, Golladay G, Roche M, Meere P, Anderson C. Ensuring a Stable Total Knee Arthroplasty: Sensor-Guided Techniques Used to Quantify Sagittal Plane Balance. Bone & Joint Journal. 2013 Dec 1; 95(SUPP 34):508-.

    15. Conditt M, Coon T, Roche M, Pearle A, Borus T, Buechel F, Dounchis J. Two-year survivorship of robotically guided unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. Bone & Joint Journal. 2013 Dec 1; 95(SUPP 34):294-.

    16. Cleveland Clinic, Roche M. Update in Joint Reconstruction Surgery. “Integration of Sensors during TKA,” 2012.

    17. Velyvis J, Coon T, Roche M, Kreuzer S, Horowitz S, Jamieson M, Conditt M. Early Outcomes of Robotically Guided Bicompartmental Arthroplasty. In Orthopedic Proceedings 2012 Jun 1 (Vol. 94, No. SUPP XXV, pp. 254-254). Orthopaedic Proceedings.

    18. Roche M, Horowitz S, Conditt M. Four-year outcomes of robotically guided UKA. In Orthopaedic Proceedings 2012 Jun 1 (Vol. 94, No. SUPP XXV, pp. 30-30). Orthopaedic Proceedings.

    19. Roche M, Horowitz S, Conditt MA. A1071. Two-Year Outcomes Of Robotically Guided UKA. In Orthopaedic Proceedings 2011 Nov 1 (Vol. 93, No. SUPP IV, pp. 450-450). Orthopaedic Proceedings.

    20. Roche MW, Augustin D, Conditt MA. One-year outcomes of robotically guided UKA. In Orthopaedic Proceedings 2010 Mar 1 (Vol. 92, No. SUPP I, pp. 156-157). Orthopaedic Proceedings.

    21. Roche MW, Augustin D, Conditt MA. Accuracy of robotically assisted UKA. In Orthopaedic Proceedings 2010 Mar 1 (Vol. 92, No. SUPP I, pp. 127-127). Orthopaedic Proceedings.

    22. Roche M, O’Loughlin PF, Kendoff D, Musahl V, Pearle AD. Robotic arm-assisted unicompartmental knee arthroplasty: preoperative planning and surgical technique. American Journal of Orthopedics (Belle Mead NJ). 2009 Feb; 38 (2 Suppl): 10-5.

    23. Conditt MA, Roche M. Minimally Invasive Robotic-Arm-Guided Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery America, 2009. 91(Supplement 1); 63-68.

    24. Wong M, Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R. Can A Leg Press Exercise Be Initiated Early After Simultaneous Bilateral Knee Replacement And What Are The Implications on Strength and Weight-Bearing Inter-Limb Asymmetry: A Case Study. Physical Therapy On-Line: PO-112-RR-TH.

    25. Rossi MD, Eberle T, Roche M, Waggoner M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Does The Timing Of Surgical Intervention Influence Weight-Bearing Within The First Week Following Total Knee Replacement? Physical Therapy On-Line: PO-104-RR-FR.

    26. Eberle T, Rossi MD, Waggoner M, Roche M, Blake R, Burwell B, Baxter A. Initiation Of A Leg Press Exercise Within One Week From Unilateral Knee Replacement. Physical Therapy On-Line: PO-108-RR-FR.

International Lectures

  • ISTA 2007 France, “Initial Experience with Implant Placement using a Haptically Guided Robotic System”
  • Brazilian Knee Lecture 2006,“Unicomparmental Knee Surgery with Haptic Robotics,” “Rotating Platform Knee Surgey”
  • Columbian Knee Society and Surgical Instructor 2006 (Bogota, Columbia), “Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty,” “Eight Year Outcomes for Sigma,” “Rotating Vs. Fixed Bearing Knees”
  • Irish American Orthopaedic Society 2005, “Minimally Invasive Knee surgery”
  • Brazilian Knee Society
  • Mexican Knee Society 2005, “Rotating Platform Knee Replacement”
  • South American Hip and Knee Society 2004 to 2006, (Buenos Aires, Argentina) “Uni-Compartmental Arthrosis,” “Rotating Platform, What I need to know- concept Indications, Results,” “Minimally Invasive Surgery, Risk and Indications,” “Polyethylene wear and alternative surface”