David M. Macias, M.D.


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2015-Present Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgery, Columbus Orthopaedic Clinic, Columbus, MS

 

TEAM PHYSICIAN EXPERIENCE

2015-Present Mississippi State University Team Physician, Starkville, MS

2013 Baltimore Orioles Team Physician, Baltimore, MD

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING

7/14 – 7/15 Coughlin Clinic Foot & Ankle Fellowship, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Saint Alphonsus 

Hospital – Boise, ID

Fellowship Director: Michael Coughlin, M.D.

 

5/14 – 6/14 Foot and Ankle Mini-Fellowship, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Kantonsspital Baselland – Liestal, Switzerland

Fellowship Director: Beat Hintermann, M.D.

 

7/10 – 6/14 Resident & Chief Resident, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD

 

7/09 – 6/10 Intern, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD

 

8/05 – 5/09 Doctorate of Medicine

University of Mississippi School of Medicine – Jackson, MS

 

8/00 – 12/04 Bachelor of Science in Biological Engineering, Magna Cum Laude

Mississippi State University – Starkville, MS

 

8/97 – 6/01 Petal High School – Petal, MS

 

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

Peer-Reviewed Publications

 

1. Simpson J, Stewart E, Macias D, Chander H, Knight A. Individuals with Chronic Ankle Instability

Exhibit Dynamic Postural Stability Deficits and Altered Unilateral Landing Biomechanics: A Systematic 

Review. Physical Therapy in Sport.Epub June 13, 2018.

 

2. Simpson J, Stewart E, Mosby A, Macias D, Chander H, Knight A. Lower Extremity Kinematics During

Ankle Inversion Perturbations: A Novel Experimental Protocol That Simulates an Unexpected Lateral 

Ankle Sprain Mechanism. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. doi: 10.1123/jsr.2018-0061

 

3. Flint W, Macias D, Jastifer J, Doty J, Hirose C, Coughlin MJ. Plantar Plate Repair for Lesser 

Metatarsophalangeal Joint Instability. Foot Ankle Int. 2017 Mar;38(3):234-242. doi: 

10.1177/1071100716679110. PMID:27852647

 

4. Macias D, Coughlin MJ. Techniques for Primary and Revision First Metatarsophalangeal Joint 

Arthrodesis. Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery. 2016 Sept, 15(3):145-154

 

5. Macias D, Coughlin MJ. Review of Plantar Plate Tears and Their Operative Management. Orthopedics 

Today. October 2015.

6. Macias D, Jastifer J, Doty J, Stevens F, Zang K, Coughlin MJ. Low-level Laser Therapy at 635nm for the 

Treatment of Chronic Plantar Fasciitis: a Placebo-Controlled, Randomized Study. Journal of Foot and 

Ankle Surgery. 2015 Sep-Oct;54(5):768-72. doi: 10.1053/j.jfas.2014.12.014. Epub 2015 Mar 10.

 

7. Macias D, Trakas A, Coughlin MJ. Reconstruction of Concurrent Chronic Insertional Achilles 

Tendinosis and Chronic Midsubstance Achilles Tendinosis with Haglund Deformity: A Case Report. 

Médecine et Chirurgie Du Pied. 2015; 31: 53-58

 

Electronic Publications

 

1. Macias D, Coughlin MJ (2015) Osteopenia and Pes Planovalgus: a Thirteen Year Journey. S.T.A.R. Blog. 

Available at:http://www.star-ankle.com/case-study/

2. Macias D, Coughlin MJ (2015) Severe Post-Traumatic Tibiotalar Arthritis Associated with Subtalar, 

Talonavicular,and Calcaneocuboid Arthritis in a Patient without Pes Planovalgus. S.T.A.R. Blog. Available

at: http://www.starankle.com/case-study/

3. Coughlin MJ, Macias D (2015) S.T.A.R. Total Ankle Replacement. S.T.A.R. Blog. Available at: 

http://www.starankle.com/case-study/

4. Coughlin MJ, Macias D (Jan 2015) S.T.A.R. Total Ankle Replacement in a Patient with an Incongruent 

Varus Deformity. S.T.A.R. Blog. Available at: http://www.star-ankle.com/case-study/incongruent-varus-

deformity/

5. Macias D (2013) First metatarsophalangeal joint interposition arthroplasty. FootCareMD: A step in the 

right direction. Available at: http://www.aofas.org/footcaremd/treatments/Pages/First-MTP-Joint-

Interposition-Arthroplasty.aspx

6. Macias D (2013) First metatarsophalangeal joint replacement. FootCareMD: A step in the right 

direction. Available at: http://www.aofas.org/footcaremd/treatments/Pages/First-MTP-Joint-

Replacement.aspx

7. Macias D (2013) First metatarsophalangeal joint resection arthroplasty (Keller procedure). FootCareMD: 

A step in the right direction. Available at: http://www.aofas.org/footcaremd/treatments/Pages/First-MTP-

Joint-Resection-Arthroplasty-(Keller-Procedure).aspx

 

Poster Presentations

 

1. Tan EW, Hsu N, Bernard JA, Macias DM, Talusan P, Wisbeck J, Guyton GP, Miller SD, Schon LC (2016)

Management of acute ruptures of the Achilles tendon – healing the Achilles’ heel. Scientific Exhibit, 

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 82nd Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. 

 

Journal Review

 

1. Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery

2. Journal of Orthopedic Research and Physiotherapy

 

Laboratory/Design Experience

 

6/04 – 8/04 Self-Assembling Protein Films on Nanoscopically Smooth Polymer Surfaces, Polymer Science 

Department University of Southern Mississippi – Hattiesburg, MS

Primary Investigator: Sarah Morgan, Ph.D.

 

8/03 – 5/04 Design of a Multiplanar Wheelchair Platform, Department of Biological Engineering

Mississippi State University – Starkville, MS

Primary Investigator: Steven Elder, Ph.D.

 

5/02 – 8/03 Generation of Transgenic Mice for Evaluation of Defenses Against Oxidative Stress, Department

of Genetics University of Wisconsin – Madison, WI

Primary Investigator: Tomas Prolla, Ph.D.

 

EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

Presentations

 

1. Macias D (March 29th, 2018) Foot and Ankle History and Physical Exam Basics. Mississippi Nurses 

Association. Columbus, MS

2. Macias D (September 4th, 2017) Undergraduate to Attending: Advice for Future Physicians. Physicians 

on the Rise. Mississippi State University, MS

3. Macias D Coughlin MJ, (June 21st, 2017) Plantar Plate Repair for Lesser Metatarsophalangeal Joint 

Instability. FootInnovate Live Webinar. Columbus, MS

4. Macias D Coughlin MJ, (May 26th, 2016) Strategies for Primary and Revision First Metatarsophalangeal 

Joint Arthrodesis. FootInnovate Live Webinar. Columbus, MS

5. Macias D Coughlin MJ, (May 6th, 2015) A Comprehensive Review of Lisfranc Injuries: Is Primary 

Arthrodesis the Best Option? FootInnovate Live Webinar. Boise, ID

6. Macias D Kebaish K, (June 14th, 2014) Comparison of Outcomes for Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy 

Performed at the Sacrolumbar Junction versus L1-L3. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins 

University. Baltimore, MD

7. Macias D (June 12th, 2014) Lisfranc Injuries: Is Primary Fusion the Best Option? Grand Rounds, 

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University. Baltimore, MD

8. Macias D (June 2013) Intern Orientation: Resident Survival Tips. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 

Johns Hopkins University. Baltimore, MD

9. Macias D (June 2013) Intern Orientation: Midlevel Interactions. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 

Johns Hopkins University. Baltimore, MD

10. Macias D (June 2013) Intern Orientation: Traction Pins. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns 

Hopkins University. Baltimore, MD

11. Macias D (October 2012) Panel Speaker for Careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and 

Mathematics. League of United Latin American Citizens Youth Leadership Seminar. Washington, DC

 

LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES

 

Leadership Positions

 

2018 – Present Physician Resource Center Committee Member, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

2013 – 2014 Chief Resident, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University

2012 – 2014 Hospital Ethics Committee, House Staff Council Representative, Johns Hopkins University

2006 – 2009 Surgery Interest Group Class Representative, University of Mississippi School of Medicine

2006 – 2009 Carl G. Evers Society Representative, University of Mississippi School of Medicine

2004 Institute of Biological Engineering National Undergraduate Councilor, Mississippi State University

2003 – 2004 Institute of Biological Engineering University President, Mississippi State University

 

Advisory Committees

 

2009 – 2014 House Staff Council, Orthopaedic Surgery Department Representative, Johns Hopkins University

2013 – 2014 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Education Committee Member, Johns Hopkins University

2010 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery ACGME Resident Comm. Memb., Johns Hopkins University

2007 American Medical Association Regional Medical Student Conference Executive Planning 

Committee,University of Mississippi School of Medicine

2003 – 2004 Student Association Health and Wellness Committee, Mississippi State University

 

 

 

 

Professional Societies

 

2012 – Present American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

2012 – Present International Congress for Joint Reconstruction

2009 – Present American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery

2009 – 2014 Maryland Orthopaedic Association

2005 – 2013 American Medical Association

 

COMMUNITY SERVICE

 

PresentAdjunct faculty at MSU in the Kinesiology Department

2015 Pre-Medical Student Mentoring, Coughlin Clinic, Boise, ID

2015 “How We Use Statistics in Medicine” educational presentation, North Junior High School, Boise, ID

2014 Safe and Accessible Playground Build Team, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, New Orleans, LA

2013 Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Outreach, Shriner’s Hospital, Honolulu, HI

2008 Tar Wars Anti-Tobacco Campaign Presenter, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS

 

CERTIFICATION

 

2017 American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Part II: Passed

2014 American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Part I: Passed

2014 Basic Life Support: Certified

2009 USMLE Step III: Passed

2008 UMSLE Step II (CK and CS): Passed

2007 USMLE Step I: Passed

 

COURSES/MEETINGS

 

2015 Smith and Nephew Taylor Spatial Frame Course

2015 Stryker Advanced Training Techniques of Total Ankle Reconstruction: S.T.A.R. Training

2014 American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting

2014 International Federation of Foot and Ankle Societies Triennial Scientific Meeting

2014 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

2014 Tournier Foot and Ankle Fellows Course

2014 Wright Medical Foot and Ankle Fellows Course

2012 Stryker Foot and Ankle Fellows Course

2012 American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting

2012 Stryker Advanced Nailing and Minimally Invasive Percutaneous Osteosynthesis Techniques

2011 AO Basic Course

 

HONORS & AWARDS

 

2012 Resident Scholar, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Rosemont, IL.

2012 Speaker, League of United Latin American Citizens Youth Leadership Seminar, Washington, D.C.

2006 – 2009 Carl G. Evers Society, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS.

2006 – 2009 Medical Scholars Program, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS.

2004 Tau Beta Pi Honorary Engineering Fraternity, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS.

2003 – 2004 Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS.

2003 – 2004 Golden Key Honor Society, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS.

2002 – 2004 Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS.

2002 – 2004 Men’s Club Soccer Team, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS.

2001 – 2004 Alpha Theta Chi Honor Society, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS.


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