Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Gele B. Moloney, MD

  • Assistant Professor

Education & Training

  • MD, SUNY at Stony Brooke School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY
  • Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Fellowship, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

Representative Publications

Moloney GB, Pan TJ, Van Eck CF, Patel D, Tarkin IS. “Geriatric distal femur fracture: are we underestimating the rate of local and systemic complications”, Injury August 2016.

Moloney GB, Toro JB, Helfet DL, Wellman DS, “Proximal periprosthetic femur fractures: Strageties for internal fixation” American Journal of Orthopaedics May 2016

Araujo P, Moloney G, Rincon G, Carey R, Zhang X, Harner C. “Use of a fluoroscopic overlay to guide femoral tunnel placement during posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.” American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2014 Nov; 42(11)2673-2679

Moloney G, Westrick E, Siska PA, Tarkin IS. “Treatment of periprosthetic femur fractures around a well fixed hip arthroplasty implant: span the whole bone.” Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery 2014 Jan 134(1) 9-14

Moloney G, Araujo P, Rabuck S, Carey R, Rincon G, Zhang X, Harner C. “Use of a fluoroscopic overlay to assist arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.” American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2013 Aug; 41(8)1794-1800

Bear DM, Moloney G, Goitz, RJ, Balk ML, Imbriglia JE. “Joint space height correlates with arthroscopic grading of wrist arthritis” Hand 2013 ePub ahead of print

Tanaka M, Vyas D, Moloney GB, Bedi A, Pearle AD, Musahl V. “What does it take to have a high-grade pivot shift.” Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology and Arthroscopy 2012 April;20(4)737-742  

Araujo PH, Ahlden M, Hoshino Y, Muller B, Moloney GB, Fu FH, Musahl V. “Comparison of three non-invasive quantative measurement systems for the pivot shift test” Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology and Arthroscopy 2012 April;20(4):692-697 

Research Interests

Research interests include outcomes after orthopaedic trauma, periprosthetic fracture treatment, and geriatric fracture care. Clinical interests include upper extremity trauma, periarticular fractures, nonunion and malunion care, and treatment of pelvic and acetabular fractures.  Resident education is a priority.