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Dr. Patrick S. Buckley is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon at University Orthopaedic Associates (UOA). He is also subspecialty certified in sports medicine from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Dr. Buckley is a sports medicine specialist with advanced training in the treatment of knee, shoulder and hip injuries. His clinical interests include:
Dr. Buckley completed his fellowship in sports medicine at The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute in Vail, CO. Prior to this, he completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at the Rothman Institute and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. He graduated cum laude with his medical degree from Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University and graduated cum laude from Villanova University.
During his residency, Dr. Buckley helped provide team coverage for Villanova University, the Philadelphia Phillies and the Philadelphia Marathon. Then, during his fellowship training, Dr. Buckley treated professional athletes from the NBA, MLB, NFL, NHL, MLS and professional ballet companies. Furthermore, he traveled to Japan and New Zealand to provide team coverage for the U.S. Olympic Ski and Snowboard team athletes. He continues to be an active US Olympic Ski and Snowboard physician pool member.
Dr. Buckley is a proud member of his community and has volunteered for several nonprofit organizations, including Habitat for Humanity and the Special Olympics. In his spare time, he enjoys basketball, hiking, skiing, traveling and spending time with his family.
In addition to publishing research in peer reviewed journals and presenting at national and international meetings, Dr. Buckley has been awarded several accolades, including:
His professional associations include:
His hospital affiliations include:
University Orthopaedic Associates (UOA) is proud to announce that Dr. Patrick S. Buckley was chosen to serve as moderator for the first annual “Virtual Pediatric Orthopedic Symposium” on Tuesday, September 15, 2020. The symposium was hosted by Hackensack Meridian Children’s Health, which is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical
On August 11th, UOA’s Dr. Patrick Buckley was a featured speaker and moderator on the webinar, “Student Athletes: Returning to Training and Competition Following COVID-19.” The webinar addressed the topic of student athletes returning to sports in the current COVID-19 landscape. Dr. Buckley discussed the challenges of returning youth athletes to their sport while also