Home
 

Schedule an Appointment

J. Brian Gill, M.D., M.B.A.
LOCATIONS:
Nebraska Spine Center
13616 California St., Ste 100
Omaha, NE 68154
(402) 496-0404

MEDICAL SPECIALTY:
Fellowship Trained Orthopedic Spine Surgeon

CERTIFICATIONS: 
Diplomate, American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, July 24, 2012.

AREAS OF INTEREST:
Minimally Invasive Cervical and Lumbar Spine Surgeries, Deformity and Degenerative Conditions, Workers Compensation Injuries

FELLOWSHIP:
Adult Spinal Surgery
Duke University Medical Center
Raleigh-Durham, North Caronlina
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director: William J. Richardson, MD
August 2008-July 2009

RESIDENCY:
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Lubbock, Texas
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University Medical Center
Chairman: Robert C. Schutt Jr., MD
July 2004-June 2008

INTERNSHIP:
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
University Medical Center
Lubbock, Texas
July 2003-June 2004

MEDICAL SCHOOL:
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Lubbock, Texas
Doctor of Medicine
August 1999-May 2003

GRADUATE EDUCATION:
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, Texas
M.B.A., Health and Organization Management
May 1999-May 2001

UNDERGRADUATE:
Furman University
Greenville, South Carolina
B.S., Health and Exercise Science
September 1995-May 1999

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leaders Program
North America Spine Society
Clinical Orthopaedic Society
Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
Southern Orthopaedic Association

HONORS/AWARDS:
Captain of Undergraduate Varsity Tennis Team, Four year Scholarship letter winner
Student-Athlete Academic Achievement Award, 1999
Southern Conference Honor Roll, 1995-1999
Treasurer of annual medical school charity ball, raising over $27,000 for children’s charities, 1999-2000
Wrote and obtained exclusive Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Journal Club
Grant, 2004 and 2006
Resident Research Award Recipient, Texas Orthopaedic Association, 2004
Participant of 2006 American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons Clinician Scientist Development Program, San Antonio, TX
Participant of 2006 American Orthopaedic Association Resident Leadership Forum
TTUHSC Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Resident Research Award, 2006, 2007, and 2008
U.S. Bone and Joint Decade's Young Investigator Initiative Participant, 2006

AAOS Resident Liaison, 2006-2008
AAOS/OREF Traveling Fellowship Program Recipient, 2007

JOURNAL REVIEWER:
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 2006-present
Spine Reviewer, 2007-present
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 2008-present
Anesthesia & Analgesia, 2008-present
Advances in Orthopaedics, 2008-present
Osteoporosis International, 2009-present
Chinese Medical Journal, 2009-present

RESEARCH:
1. Gill JB and Heavner JE. "Postoperative Visual Loss Associated with Spine Surgery," Eur Spine J. 2006 Apr; 15(4): 479-484.

Gill JB and Heavner JE. "Visual Impairment Following Epidural Fluid Injections and Epiduroscopy: A Review," Pain Med. 2005 Sep-Oct;6(5):367-74.

Gill JB and Rosenstein AD. "The Use of Anti-fibrinolytic Agents in Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Meta-analysis," Journal of Arthroplasty 2006; 21(6):869-73.

Gill JB and Heavner JE. “Re:Intraoperative adverse events and related postoperative complications in spine surgery: implications for enhancing patient safety founded on evidence-based protocols,” Spine. 2006 Nov 1;31(23):2758.

Gill JB and Schutt, Jr RC. “Practice Management Education in Orthopaedic Surgical Residencies,” J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2007;89:216-219.

Gill JB, Risko T, Raducan V, Grimes JS, Schutt, Jr. RC. “Comparison of Manual and Gravity Stress Radiographs in Supination External Rotation Type Fibular Fractures,” J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2007;89:994-999.

Gill JB. “Clinical Outcomes and Fusion Success at 2 Years of Single-level Instrumented Posterolateral Fusions with Recombinant Human Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2/Compression Resistant Matrix versus Iliac Crest Bone Graft,” Letter to editor. Spine Journal March 15, 2007.

Gill JB. “Fat Suppression Imaging in Epidural Lipomatosis: Case Report.” J Surg Orthop Adv 2007; 16(3):144-147.

Gill JB, Jensen L, Chin PC, Rafiei P, Reddy K, Schutt, Jr. RC. “Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures Treated with the Trochanteric Fixation Nail and Sliding Hip Screw,” J Surg Orthop Adv 2007; 16(2):62-66.

Gill JB, Kuper M, Chin PC, Zhang Y, Schutt Jr. RC. “Comparing Pain Reduction Following Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty for Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fractures,” Pain Physician. 2007 Jul;10(4):583-90.

Gill JB. “Revenue Comparison Before and After Implementing a Coding and Billing
Electronic Medical Record.” AAOS Now August 2007 publication.

Gill JB, Levin A, Burd T, Longley M. “Corrective Osteotomies in Spine Surgery.” J Bone Joint Surg Am 2008 Nov;90(11):2509-20.

Gill JB, Chin Y, Levin A, Feng D. “The Use of Antifibrinolytic Agents in Spine Surgery: A Meta-Analysis and Metaregression.” J Bone Joint Surg Am 2008 Nov;90(11):2399-407.

Hashemi J, Chandrashekar N, Gill B, Beynnon BD, Slauterbeck JR, Schutt R, Mansouri H, Dabezies E. “The Geometry of the Tibial Plateau and its Influence on the Biomechanics of the Tibiofemoral Joint.” J Bone Joint Surg Am 2008 Dec;90(12):2724-34.

Gill JB, Chase E, Rosenstein AD. “The Use of Tranexamic Acid in Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty: Pilot Study.” Clin Ortho Practice 20(2):152-156, April 2009.

Gill JB. “Recent Advancements in Billing and Collection Systems: Which System is Right for Your Practice?” AAOS Now August 2008

Hashemi J, Chandrashekar N, Mansouri H, Gill B, Slauterbeck JR, Schutt R, Dabezies E, Beynnon BD. “Shallow Medial Tibial Plateau and Steep Medial and Lateral Tibial Slopes: New Risk Factors for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries.” Accepted for publication American Journal of Sports Medicine 2009

PRESENTATIONS:
"The Outcome of a Pre-season Conditioning Program Among Female Adolescent Athletes," Texas Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting 2004.

"The Use of Anti-fibrinolytic Agents in Total Hip Arthroplasty," Texas Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting 2005.

"Comparison of Manual Stress and Gravity Stress Radiographs in Isolated Distal Fibular Fractures," Mid-America Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting 2006.

"Comparison of Manual Stress and Gravity Stress Radiographs in Isolated Distal Fibular Fractures," Texas Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting 2006.

“Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures Treated with the Trochanteric Fixation Nail and Sliding Hip Screw,” Clinical Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting 2006.

“Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures Treated with the Trochanteric Fixation Nail and Sliding Hip Screw,” American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2007.

“The Use of Tranexamic Acid in Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty: Pilot Study.” American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2008.

“Lateral Interbody Fusion and Interspinous Process Spacers
(XLIF and X-Stop).” All About Orthopaedics Conference Omaha, NE 2009.

“New Advances in Minimally-Invasive Surgical Techniques and Intervertebral Disc Replacement Procedures: Specifically XLIF and TDR.” Nebraska Spine Center Pediatric Conference Omaha, NE 2009.

“Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery: An Advance in Spinal Care.” Plainview, NE Conference 2009.

“XLIF: Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion.” Nebraska Orthopaedic Hospital , Omaha, NE 2010

“Minimally Invasive Surgery for Worker’s Compensation Injuries.” Nebraska Spine Center Worker’s Compensation Seminar Omaha, NE 2010.

“Advancements in Spine Care.” Schuyler Memorial Hospital, Schuyler, Nebraska. February 4, 2011.

“Minimally Invasive Surgery for the Spine.” Nebraska Spine Center Lunch and Learn, Omaha, NE April 26, 2011.

“ Motion Sparing Spine Techniques.” All About Orthopaedics X Conference. Omaha, Nebraska, September 15, 2011.

“When to Refer to a Spine Surgeon.” Community Memorial Hospital. Missouri Valley, IA. January 26, 2012.

“When to Refer to a Spine Surgeon”. Memorial Community Hospital and Health System. Blair, NE. February 17, 2012.


POSTER PRESENTATIONS:
"Visual Impairment Following Epidural Fluid Injections and Epiduroscopy: A Review," 20th Annual American Academy of Pain Medicine 2004.

"Visual Impairment Following Epidural Fluid Injections and Epiduroscopy: A Review," American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Spring Meeting 2004.

"Postoperative Visual Loss Associated with Spine Surgery," Southern Neurosurgical Society Annual Meeting 2004.

"The Outcome of a Pre-season Conditioning Program Among Female Adolescent Athletes," FINA Sports Medicine World Congress 2004.

"Comparison of Manual Stress and Gravity Stress Radiographs in Isolated Distal Fibular Fractures," American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2007.

“Are Orthopaedic Residents Being Appropriately Educated to Survive Today’s Medical Corporate America?,” American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2007.

“A Bilateral Method of Measuring the Slope of the Tibial Plateau,” Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting 2007.

“Practice Management Education from a Coding and Billing Standpoint in Orthopaedic Surgical Residencies,” American Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting 2007.

“Correlation of Gene Expression with Biomechanical Properties of Human Cervical Discs In Vitro,” Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting 2010.

GRANTS:
$13,900 - "Randomized Placebo Controlled Trial Using Tranexamic Acid in Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty," 2005-2007; Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine Seed Grant.

$7,500 - “’X-link’ fixation system compared to conventional pedicle screw with or without cross-links,” 2006-2007; Southwestern Orthopaedic Trauma Association.

$270,024 – “Molecular and Biochemical Causes and Consequences of Aging-Related Degeneration of Intervertebral Discs” 2007-2008; Texas Tech University – Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Initiative.



« Go back