Articles by Michael S. Howard, M.D.

1. Howard MS, Barber FA. Anchors and Sutures. Shoulder Arthroscopy: Principles and Practice, 2nd Edition Springer. Pending publication 2022.

2. Barber FA, Howard MS, Wasik A, Spenciner DB. The Biomechanical Performance of the Latest All-inside Meniscal Repair Devices. Arthroscopy. 2020 Dec;36(12):3001-3007

3. Editorial Commentary: Glenoid Track Instability Management Score or Instability Severity Index Score–Will This Decrease Latarjet Abuse? Arthroscopy. 2020 Jan;36(1):68-70

4. Barber FA, Howard MS, Piccirllo MS, Spenciner DB. A Biomechanical Comparison of Six Suture Configurations for Soft Tissue. Arthroscopy. 2019 April; 35(4)1163-1169

5. Howard M. Current Management Distal Biceps Tears. Current Orthopaedic Practice. 2018 March/April; 29(2):135-139

6. Lindeque BG, Large TM, Bonds C, Howard M. Internal Fixation in a Combat Theater Hospital. Orthopedics. 2013 Aug 1;36(8):610-8

7. Gordon WT, Petrides MG, Gunn PA, Howard M. Use of Sterile Pre-Fabricated Antibiotic Beads in the Combat Hospital Setting. Mil Med. 2013 Mar; 178(3):330-3

8. Balch Samora, J; Howard, MS; Durbin, RC; Popp, JE. Endobutton fixation of distal biceps tendon injuries: outcomes in a private practice setting. Current Orthopaedic Practice: 2012 Jan/Feb; 23(1):38–41

9. Schmidt C , Weir D, Wong A, Howard M, Miller MC. The effect of biceps reattachment site. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2010 Dec;19(8)1157-65

10. Chambers B., Fankhauser R.A, Howard M., Bacterial Growth on Articulating Spacers: an In Vitro Study. Orthopedics. 2008 Mar;31(3):221


Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery

Shoulder Replacement

Fracture Repair

Glendoid Reconstruction

Arthroscopic Elbow Surgery

Ligament/Tendon Repair and Reconstruction

Fracture Repair

Nerve Decompression


Regenerative Therapy