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Brent Wise, MD

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Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Professional Background

Brent Wise, MD is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery who specializes in Orthopaedic Traumatology. He received his B.S. from Penn State University in 2007. He completed medical school at the University of Florida (2011) where he graduated Cum Laude and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society in addition to receiving multiple awards including the College of Medicine Award for Academic Excellence, Professionalism, and Humanism and the W.F. Enneking Orthopaedic Surgery Teaching Award. After medical School, Dr. Wise completed internship and orthopaedic surgical residency at Emory University and was elected to serve as Administrative Chief Resident and selected to attend the American Orthopaedic Association’s resident leadership forum.
He continued subspecialty training, completing a fellowship at the R Adams Cowely Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, Maryland. He received an AO Trauma North America Fellows Research Grant for his study on predicting post-operative infection risk, and he is currently involved in multiple research projects focusing on the prevention of infection, nonunion, and other post-operative complications. He has had several research publications and presentations,and has a great interest in resident education. He is a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and is a faculty member of AO Trauma North America.
Dr. Wise’s clinical focus is on the management of upper and lower extremity fractures, pelvic and acetabular surgery, limb salvage and the treatment of fracture non-union, malunion and osteomyelitis.

Education and Training
  • BS, Science , The Pennnsylvania State University , United States
  • MD, Orthopaedics , University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Residency, Department of Orthopaedics , Emory University School of Medicine , Atlanta , GA
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship, Orthopaedic Traumatology , University of Maryland/R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center , Baltimore , Maryland
Licensure, Accreditations & Certifications
  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Medical License, Kansas State Board of Healing Arts
Professional Affiliations
  • AO Trauma, Member, 2020 - Present
  • KUMC Trauma Systems, KUMC Trauma Systems, Member, 2020 - Present
  • The American Orthopaedic Association , Emerging Leaders Program, Member, 2020 - Present

  • Behzadpour, Vafa, Wise, Brent. 2020. Breakthrough Aspergillus Septic Arthritis of the Shoulder in an Immunosuppressed Patient on Intravenous Voriconazole: A Case Report. Journal of Orthopaedic Case Reports
  • Phen, Ming, Wise, Brent, Maceroli, Michael. 2020. Fully Threaded Sacroliliac Lag Screws Have Higher Load to Failure when Compared to Partially Threaded Screws: A Biomechanical Study. Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma
  • Nadell, Carey, Ross, Benjamin , Horton, Steve, Wise, Brent, Jevsevar, David, Joshi, Manjari, O'Toole, Robert, Werth, Paul, Gitajn, Leah. 2022. Microbial Interspecies Associations in Fracture-Related Infection. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma
  • Gage, Mark., J., Mascarenhas, Daniel, Marinos, Dimitrius, Maceroli, Michael., A., Wise, Brent., T., Bhat, Suneel., B., Potter, G.., David, Slobogean, Gerard., P., Sciadini, Marcus., F., Lebrun, Christopher., T., Nascone, Jason., W., Manson, Theodore., T., O'Hara, Nathan., N., O'Toole, Robert, V. 2020. Surgeons Cannot Predict Pilon Fracture Outcomes Based on Initial Radiographs. ORTHOPEDICS, 43 (1), E43-E46