“Someone to count on.”

Board Certification & Fellowship

  • Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS)
  • Fellowship trained in Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgery, Penn State University


Penn State University, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania
Orthopaedic Surgery Foot and Ankle Fellowship, ACGME Accredited
Director Paul J. Juliano, MD
August 2008-February 2010
Scholarship Recipient: University of South Florida, 6th Annual Advanced/Comprehensive Foot and Ankle Reconstruction Course

University of Missouri Department of Orthopaedics, Columbia, Missouri
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: 2004-2008
Chief Resident, 2007-2008

University of Missouri Department of General Surgery, Columbia, Missouri
Internship, 2003-2004

University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, Tennessee
M.D., May 2003
Vice-President, Student Surgical Society, 2001
Founding Member, Life-N-Laughter Organization, St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 1999-2001
Peer Mentor for Incoming Medical Students, 2000-2003
Patient Care Volunteer, Regional Trauma Center of Memphis, 1997-2003

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee
Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude, December 1996
Major: Psychology Minor: Italian
Legislative Intern, 99th General Assembly, Nashville, Tennessee, 1996
Event Coordinator, Children, Youth and Family Consortium, Nashville, Tennessee 1996
Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society, 1995-present
Fred M. Roddy Academic Scholarship Recipient, 1992-1996

Universitá di Urbino, Urbino, Italy
Advanced Italian Studies, summer 1994 and 1996
Academic Scholarship, Italian Department for Foreign Studies, 1994

Hospitals Affiliated With

Holmes Regional Medical Center

Professional Associations

2007-present                 American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS)

2003-present                 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)


Wade AM. Handbook for Medical Students Rotating in Orthopaedic Surgery. Self-published. Copyright 2009. Digital download on https://www.amazon.com/Handbook-Students-Rotating-Orthopaedics-Specialties-ebook/dp/B01MRLNHG6

Flynn J, Wade AM, Bustillo J, Juliano P, “Bridle Procedure Combined with a Subtalar Implant: A Case Series and Review of the Literature” Foot Ankle Spec. 2015 Fen; 8(1): 29-35.

Bridgeman JT, Zhang Y, Donahue H, Wade AM and Paul J Juliano M.D. Estrogen Receptor Expression in the Posterior Tibial Tendon as a potential etiology of Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction: A pilot study. Accepted to Foot and Ankle International June 2010.

Wade AM and Bustillo J. Unusual Orientation of Talar Osteochondral Fragment: A Case Report. Foot and Ankle Surgery. Accepted for Publication 2010.

Furia JP, Juliano PJ, Wade AM, Schaden W, Mittermayr R. Shock Wave Therapy as a Treatment for Nonunion of the Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Metaphyseal Diaphyseal (Jones) Fracture. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. April 2010

Trevino SG, Wade AM, Early JS, Vallurupalli S. Lisfranc Fracture Dislocation. eMedicine from WebMD. Updated and re-published. September 29, 2009. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1236228-overview.

Crist BD, Khazzam M, Wade AM, Murtha Y, Della Rocca GJ. Operative Treatment of Pilon Fractures. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. Accepted for publication, 2009.

Fernandez ML, Wade AM, Dabbah M, Juliano PJ. Talar Neck Fractures Treated with Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Screw Fixation: A Case Series. Accepted for Publication in American Journal of Orthopaedics. April 2010

Wade AM, Crist BD, Khazzam M, Della Rocca GJ, Calhoun JH. Pilon Fractures. Current Orthopaedic Practice. 19(3):242-248, May 2008.

Barrett MO, Wade AM, Della Rocca GJ, Crist BD, Anglen JO. The Safety of Forefoot Metatarsal Pins in External fixation of The Lower Extremity: A Cadaveric Study. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008;90:560-564.
Wade AM, Barrett MO, Crist BD, Della Rocca GJ, Kane SM. “Medial Clavicular Epiphyseal Fracture with Ipsilateral Acromioclavicular Dislocation: A Case Report of Panclavicular Fracture Dislocation.” J Ortho Trauma 2007 Jul;21(6):418-21

White RA, Wade AM, Calhoun JC. Gietler A. “Connecting Multiple Open Wounds to a Single Negative Pressure Dressing.” Am J Orthop 2007; 36(11): 622-623.

Personal Interests

Dr. Wade loves to be involved in her community and being with family and friends.