Charles F. Leinberry, Jr., M.D.

Charles F. Leinberry, Jr., M.D.
Dr Leinberry, a Philadelphia native, received his medical training at Jefferson medical college and orthopaedic training at Thomas Jefferson University.
He is board certified in orthopaedic and hand surgery.

 An Associate Professor, he is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic surgeons, American Orthopaedic Association and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, where he serves on multiple committees. Dr Leinberry has been treating hand and wrist problems in the tri state area since 1990. He has a special interest in carpal tunnel syndrome, dupuytrens disease, tendon transfers and rheumatoid arthritis. He utilizes minimally invasive techniques, such as endoscopic carpal tunnel release, needle aponeurotomy and wrist arthroscopy to allow his patients a quicker return to function and activities.

Education
  • M.D., Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
  • Orthopaedic Residency, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Fellowships, Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and University of New Mexico
Titles & Certifications
  • Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Board Certified, Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications in Hand Surgery
Hospital Affiliations
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Nazareth Hospital
  • Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital
  • Riverview Surgery Center
  • Physicians Care Surgical Hospital at Limerick
Professional Associations
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Jefferson Orthopaedic Society
  • Hand Rehabilitation Foundation
  • Jefferson Hand Club
  • Philadelphia Hand Society
  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • American Society of Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association of Hand Surgery

PUBLICATIONS- PEER REVIEW 

 

1.      Contemporary Surgical Management of Fractures and Complications, Chap. 2, Metacarpal Fractures and Carpometacarpal Fractures-Dislocations, January, 2013.

2.      Minatalucci DJ, Leinberry CF :Open Versus Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release, Orthop Clin North Am 2012 Oct :43(4): 431-437.

3.      Leinberry CF, Rivlin M, Maltenfort M, Beredjiklian P,  Matzon JL , Ilyas AM , Hutchinson DT ,   Treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome by members of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand: a 25-year prospective, J Hand Surg Am, 2012 Oct:37 (10): 1997-2003.

4.      McDermott JD, Ilyas AM , Nazarian LN, Leinberry CF ,   Ultrasound guided injections for deQuervain’s tenosynovitis, Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2012 Jul;470 (7):1925-31.

5.      Ilyas EN , Leinberry CF , Ilyas AM, Skin cancers of the hand and upper extremity, J Hand Surg Am 2012 Jan; 37(1) 171-8 Review.

6.      Garras DN , Beredjiklian PK , Leinberry CF , Operating on a stretcher : a cost analysis, J Hand Surg Am , 2011 Dec:36(12): 2078-9

7.      Leinberry CF  Mallet Finger Injuries, Letters to the Editor, The Journal Of Hand Surgery, 2010 April 35A(4): 693-694.

8.      Leinberry CF; Evidence -Based Medicine: Mallet Finger Injuries, The Journal of Hand Surgery, 2009, November  34A(9): 1715-1717.

9.      Leinberry CF, M. Wehbe: Brachial Plexus Anatomy, Hand Clinics February 2004, 20(1),1-6.

10.  M. Wehbe, C. Leinberry: Current Trends in Treatment of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome; Hand Clinic  February 2004, 20 (1),119-123.

11.  C. Cassidy, J. Jupiter, M. Cohen, M. Delli-Santi, C. Fennell, C. Leinberry,  J. Husband, A. Ladd  W. Seitz and B. Constanz Norian:  SRS Cement Compared with Conventional Fixation in Distal Radial Fractures  A Randomized Study, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 2003, November, 85A:2127-2137.

12.  J. Husband, C. Cassidy, C. Leinberry, M.S. Cohen, J. Jupiter, M. McQueen and W. Seitz Multicenter Clinical Trial of Norian SRS Versus Conventional Therapy in the Treatment of Distal Radius Fractures: Results from Multicenter Clinical Trial. Journal of Biomechanics, 31 (Suppl 1): 5-10, 1998.

13.  C.F. Leinberry, N. Leroy Hammond, and J.W. Siegfried The Role of Epineurotomy in the Operative Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1997 Apr; 79(4): 555-557.

14.  R.J. Kobus, C. Leinberry and W.H. Kirkpatrick Metastatic Renal Carcinoma in the Hand: Treatment with Preoperative Irradiation and Ray Resection, Orthopedic Review, 199, .Aug, 21(8): 983-984.

15.  Leinberry, C.F., R.B. McShane, W.G. Stewart, and E.L. Hume: A Displaced Subtrochanteric Stress Fracture in a Young Amenorrheic Female Athlete, American Journal of Sports Medicine 20: .Jul-Aug 1992, 20(4) 485-487.                                

16.  R.B.McShane, C.F. Leinberry, and J.M. Fenlin: Conservative Open Anterior Acromioplasty, Clin. Orthop.  and Rel. Res.October 1987, (223) 137-144, 1987.

 

PUBLICATIONS – NON PEER REVIEW

 

1.      Carpal Tunnel in the Elderly; Jefferson Orthopaedic Journal Volume XLIII, p. 80-81.

2.      Outcomes of patients treated surgically for ulnar tunnel syndrome – A retrospective review, Pedro Beredjiklian, MD, Asif Ilyas, MD, Charles Leinberry, MD, p.101-103, Vol. XLIII 2013, The Jefferson Orthopaedic Journal.

3.      Prospective Randomized Trial of Peri-operative Ketorolac on Distal Radius Fracture Healing, Andrew Brown, MD, Daniel David, MD, Mitchell Maltenfort, PhD, Asif Ilyas, MD, Charles Leinberry, MD, p.98-100, Vol. XLIII 2013, The Jefferson Orthopaedic Journal.

4.      Results of Open Carpal Tunnel Release in patients over Eighty Years of age, Andrew Longenecker, Bs, Carl Deirmengian, MD, Charles Leinberry, MD, Pedro Beredjiklian, MD, p.80-81, Vol. XLIII 2013, The Jefferson Orthopaedic Journal.

5.      Leinberry CF, Rivlin M, Maltenfort M, Beredjiklian P,  Matzon JL , Ilyas AM , Hutchinson DT Treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome by members of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand: a 25-year prospective, Jefferson Ortho J, 52:p 21,2012.

6.      Peters J, Sayde W, Leinberry CF,  Sheikh E, A prospective randomized study comparing the effectiveness of one versus two injections for symptomatic stenosying tenosynovitis ;Jefferson ortho j , 52 p 29, 2012. 

7.      D.N. Garras, P.K. Beredjiklian and C. F. Leinberry, Operating on a Stretcher: a Cost Analysis

Jefferson Ortho. J. 39:29,2011.

8.      J.D. McDermott, A.M. Ilyas, L.N. Nazarian, C.F. Leinberry,  The Use of Ultrasound to Determine and Inject the Anatomic Compartments Involved in DeQuervains Tenosynovitis, Jefferson Ortho. J. 39:30,2011.

9.      A.N. Brown, A.M. Ilyas, C.F. Leinberry, Randomized Trial of Peri-operative Ketorolac on Distal Radius Fracture Healing, Jefferson Ortho. J. 39:30,2011.

10.  C.F. Leinberry:  Tenosynovitis of the Hand, Wrist, and Elbow, ATLAS OF OFFICE PROCEDURES Volume 4 Number 1, March 2001,129-139.  

11.  A. Bixler, C.F. Leinberry, Hand Function Following Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release Berks County Medical Record, 1993.

12.  C.F Leinberry and L.S. Miller, Metastatic Adenocarcinoma to the Patella, Jefferson Ortho. J. 17:51-52, 1988.

13.   C.F. Leinberry, R.B. McShane, W.G. Stewart, and E.L. Hume. A Displaced Subtrochanteric Stress Fracture in a Young Amenorrheic Female Athlete Jefferson Ortho. J.: 16:70‑72, 1987.

14.  C.F. Leinberry, and M.A. Wehbé Complex Fracture‑Dislocation of the Metacarpophalangeal Joint of the Little Finger, Jefferson Ortho. J. 16:75‑76,1987. 1987.

 

PRESENTATIONS

 

1.      Segway ECTR, October 4, 2013, San Francisco, CA.

2.      To MRI or not to MRI, Annual Workman’s compensation Meeting, November 8, 2013, Atlantic City, NJ.

3.      Ortho Camp; Common hand Problems, September 25, 2013, King of Prussia, PA. 

4.      It’s all about the bone; Modern Techniques in Hip and Knee Reconstruction, August 23, 2013, Baltimore , MD.

5.      “Infections”, Tri City Hand Meeting, May 11, 2013; Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY.

6.      Common Hand Problems, Phoenixville CME, April 24, 2013, Limerick, PA.

7.      A prospective randomized study comparing the effectiveness of one versus two injections for symptomatic stenosising tenosynovitis (trigger finger), AAOS Annual Meeting, Hand & Wrist Session #148, Chicago, IL.

8.      A prospective randomized study comparing the effectiveness of one versus two injections for symptomatic stenosising tenosynovitis (trigger finger), AAHS Annual Meeting, January 13, 2013, Naples, FL.

9.      Overview Infection, AAHS Annual Meeting , January 11, 2013, Naples, FL.

10.  Treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome by members of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, AAHS Annual Meeting, January 10, 2013, Naples, FL.

11.  Evidence based medicine conference, Management and Treatment of Common and Hand wrist disorders, October 6, 2012; Philadelphia, PA.

12.  Scaphoid and TFCC injuries- surgical treatment, Philadelphia Sorts Medicine Conference, July 20,  2012.

13.  Tetraplegia; Physical /Occupational therapy meeting, Magee Rehabilitation Hospital, June 20, 2012, Philadelphia, PA.

14.  Tetraplegia, Physical/ Occupational therapy meeting, Riverside outpatient clinic, May 30, 2012;Philadelphia, PA.

15.  Dupuytren’s then and now, CME conference, May 9, 2012; Philadelphia, PA.

16.  Collagenase and Needle Aponeurotomy for Dupuytren’s disease, Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society Meeting; Miami, FL.

17.  Tetraplegia, Grand Rounds ,PMMR residents , Magee Rehabilitation Hospital, January 18, 2012; Philadelphia, PA.

18.  Wrist Fusion, AAOS Wrist Course, June 25, 2011, Rosemont, IL.

19.  Carpal Instability and Other Patterns, AAOS Wrist Course, June 24, 2011, Rosemont, IL.

20.  Collagenase and Dupuytren’s Disease, Jefferson Orthopaedic Society, May 6, 2011, Philadelphia, PA.

21.  Xiaflex for Dupuytren’s Disease, April 27, 2011, Rochester, NY.

22.  “Segway ECTR System”, Cleveland Clinic, April 18, 2011, Cleveland, OH.

23.  “Carpal Tunnel Syndrome”, Community Meeting, March 29, 2011, Bensalem, PA.

24.  Xiaflex Use for Dupuytren’s Disease, Summer Street Conference, March 4, 2011, Boston, MA.

25.  “Operating on a Stretcher-A Cost Analysis”, AAOS Annual Meeting, February 18, 2011, San Diego, CA.

26.  “When should I send my hand patient to the hand surgeon ? “ , Workman’s Compensation Meeting, October 15, 2010 , Atlantic City, NJ.

27.  Dupuytren’s Disease Then and Now: Jefferson Grand Rounds, September 23, 2010.

28.  “External Fixation versus Volar Plating for Treating Distal Radius Fractures”, Jefferson Orthopaedic Society, May 6, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.

29.  “Dupuytren’s Disease, Main Line Hand Therapists, April 22, 2010, Paoli, PA.

30.  Xiaflex National Simulcast, April 13, 2010, Baltimore, MD.

31.  “Dupuytren’s Disease”,  Nova Care Hand Therapists, January 28,2010 , Philadelphia, PA.

32.  “Common Hand Problems”, Family Physician Meeting, September 30, 2009, Philadelphia, PA.

33.  “Volunteer Orthopedics”, Jefferson Grand Rounds, September 10,2009, Philadelphia,  PA.

34.  “Shaped Memory Staples”, ASSH Meeting, September 3,2009.

35.  “Common Hand and Wrist Fractures”, Nazareth Hospital Orthopedic Update, May 5, 2009, Philadelphia, PA. 

36.  “Fractures of the Hand and Digits”, Orthopaedic Fracture Conference, May 12, 2008, Philadelphia,  PA.

37.  “Carpal Fractures/Dislocations”, Orthopaedic Fracture Conference, May 5, 2008, Philadelphia, PA.

38.  “Distal Radius Fractures”, Orthopaedic Fracture Conference, April 28, 2008, Philadelphia, PA. 

39.  “Olecranon and Proximal Radial Fractures”, Orthopaedic Fracture Conference,     April 14, 2008, Philadelphia, PA. 

40.  “Overuse Tendonitis” NovaCare Therapist Meeting, December 7, 2006, Swarthmore, PA. 

41.  “Blackberry Thumb Your Morning TV Show, October 26, 2006, CN8, Philadelphia, PA. 

42.   “Common Hand Problems”, Magee Rehabilitation Meeting, September 19, 2006, Philadelphia, PA. 

43.  “Hand Problems”, The Sports Doctor TV Show, April 6, 2006, Hammonton, NJ.

44.  “Overuse Hand Injuries”, Talk to Human Resource Department, Swarthmore College, April 4, 2006, Swarthmore, PA.

45.  “Blackberry Thumb” CNB Television Interview, November 28, 2005, Wilmington, DE.

46.   “Nerve Repair/Reconstruction” American Society For Surgery of the Hand, Crucial Elements in Hand Surgery, Regional Review Course, October 29, 2005, Philadelphia, PA.

47.  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Other Hand Problems” LaSalle University, May 23, 2005, Philadelphia, PA.

48.   “Common Hand Problems”, The Fountains at Logan Square, March 25, 2005, Philadelphia, PA. 

49.  Bone Graft Substitutes in Distal Radius Fractures”, Advances in Hand and Wrist Surgery, Jefferson  Orthopaedic Society Meeting, May 7, 2004, Philadelphia, PA.

50.  “Tennis Elbow Anyone”, Avanta Lecture, Bryn Mawr Hospital, October 9, 2003, Bryn Mawr, PA. 

51.  “Hand and Wrist Pain”, Primary Care Orthopedics Meeting, MLH, October 4, 2003,  Conshohocken, PA.

52.    “Overuse Injuries of the Hand, Wrist, Elbow and Shoulder”, Bryn Mawr Family Practice Grand Rounds, BMH, October 10, 2002, Bryn Mawr, PA.

53.  “Common Wrist Problems”, Primary Orthopedics Meeting, MLH, October 5, 2002, Conshohocken, PA.

54.  “Cumulative Trauma Disorders”, Primary Orthopedics Meeting, MLH, October 5, 2002, Conshohocken, PA.

55.  “Hand and Wrist Injuries”, DRI Meeting, April 2002, Philadelphia, PA.

56.  “Current Concepts in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.” Hand Rehabilitation Meeting, March, 1998, Philadelphia, PA.

57.  Multicenter clinical trial of Norian SRS versus conventional therapy in the treatment of distal radius. Husband, J.,  C. Cassidy, C. Leinberry, M.S. Cohen and J. Jupiter, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, (paper #403) 1997, San Francisco, CA.

58.  Multicenter clinical trial of Norian SRS versus conventional therapy in the treatment of distal radius fractures: Preliminary results.” Husband, J., C. Cassidy, C. Leinberry, M.S. Cohen and J. Jupiter, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, (paper #403) 1997, San Francisco, CA .

59.  “Distal Radial Study Results”, Norian Education Course, October 1997, Molino, Italy.

60.  “Principals of Cementing Fractures”, Norian Education Course, October 1997, Molino, Italy.

61.  “Distal Radius Study Results”, Norian Education Course, Frankfurt, October 1997, Frankfurt,  Germany.

62.  “Principals of Cementing Fractures", Norian Education Course, October 1997, Freiburg, Germany.

63.  “Distal Radius Study Results”, Norian Education Course, July 1997, Magdenberg, Germany. “Principals of Cementing Fractures”, Norian Education Course, May, 1997, Innsbruck, Austria.

64.  “Principals of Cementing Fractures”, Norian Education Course, January 1997, Hannover, Germany.

65.  “Nerve Injury Problems” Scientific Discussions, Faculty Member, Jefferson Hand Course, 1996, Philadelphia, PA.

66.  “Epineurotomy, its Role in Chronic Carpal Tunnel Syndrome “, Jefferson Orthopedic Society, November 1994, Philadelphia, PA. 

67.   “Epineurotomy, its Role in Chronic Carpal Tunnel Syndrome”, American Society for Surgery of  The Hand Annual Meeting, October 1994, Cincinnati, OH.

68.  “Carpal Tunnel and The Workplace”, Lehigh Valley Dairy, April 1994.

69.  “Common Hand Problems”, Berks County Medical Society, March 1994.

70.  “Hand Function Following Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release”, Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society,  November 1993.

71.  Common Hand Problems”, Community General Hospital, September 1993.

72.  Common Hand Problems”, St. Joseph Hospital, September 1993.

73.  “Arthritis of the Hand”, Inn at Reading, April 1993.

74.  “Hand Infections” Nursing Staff, Saint Joseph Hospital, August 1992.

75.   “Carpal Tunnel Syndrome” Town Meeting, Saint Joseph Hospital, April 1992.

76.  “Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release”, Meeting with General Practitioners and Internists, Inn at Reading, December 1991.

77.  “Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release”, Work Care Meeting, Inn at Reading, November 1991.

78.  “Nerve Injuries”. Grand Rounds, Saint Joseph Hospital, February 1991.

79.  “Work Related Injuries.” Work Care Meeting, Inn at Reading, October 1990, Reading, PA.

80.  “Finger Injuries.” Grand Rounds, Saint Joseph Hospital, December 1990.

81.  “Lunotriquetral Arthrodesis.” E1 Dorado Hospital, April 1990.

82.  Lunotriquetral Arthrodesis.” Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society, April 1990, Scottsdale, AZ.

83.  “Nerve Injuries.” Jefferson Hand Grand Rounds, November 1989, Philadelphia, PA.

84.  "Renal Cell Carcinoma ‑ Metastatic to Hand.” Jefferson Hand Club, November 1989.

85.   “Treatment of Displaced Sub capital Hip Fractures by Total Hip Arthroplasty.” Jefferson Orthopedic  Society Annual Meeting, November 1988.

86.  “Clinical Experience with a Modular Total Shoulder System”. Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society, November 1988.

87.  "Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.” Grand Rounds, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, September 1988.

88.  “Elbow Fractures in Adults.” Grand Rounds, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, April 1988.

89.  “Periprosthetic Fracture Following Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Case Presentation”, Grand Rounds, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, December 1987.

90.  “Clinical Experience with a Modular Total Shoulder System”, Jefferson Orthopedic Society Annual Meeting, November 1987, Philadelphia, PA.

91.  “A Displaced Subtrochanteric Stress Fracture in a Young Amenorrheic Female Athlete: A Case Presentation”, April 1987.

92.   “Lower Extremity Trauma”, Grand Rounds, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, March, 1986.

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