Laughlin RT, Mader JT, Calhoun JH, Foad A. Calcaneal Osteomyelitis: An Analysis of Etiology and Pathogenic Organisms. FOOT AND ANKLE SURGERY, 5:171-177, 1999

Foad A.   Problems of Modern Medical Life Prove Younger Doctors’ Dedication.  AMERICAN MEDICAL NEWS. March 15 2004; Pg.19

Foad A, LaPrade RF, Case Report:  “Bilateral Luxatio Erecta Humeri and Bilateral Knee Dislocations in the Same Patient”.  THE AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ORTHOPEDICS, 2007 November, 36(2): 611-13

Foad A, Wijdicks CA, The Accuracy of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Magnetic Resonance Arthrogram Versus Arthroscopy in the Diagnosis of Subscapularis Tendon Injury. ARTHROSCOPY: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. 2012 May; 28(5): 636-41

Foad A, Self-Limited Healing of a Radial Tear of the Lateral Meniscus. KNEE SURGERY SPORTS TRAUMATOLOGY ARTHROSCOPY. 2012 May; 20(5): 933-36

Faruqui S, Wijdicks CA, Foad A.  The Accuracy of the Physical Exam Versus Arthroscopy in the Diagnosis of Subscapularis Tendon Injury.  ORTHOPEDICS, 2014 January: 37(1): e29-e33 (Grant from the Iowa Orthopaedic Research Foundation)

Faruqui S, Wijdicks CA, Foad A.  The Accuracy of the Physical Exam Versus Arthroscopy in the Diagnosis of Subscapularis Tendon Injury.  E-Poster Presentation at the AOSSM 2013 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.  July 11-14, 2013

Foad A, Faruqui S, Hanna, C.C. The Modified Norwegian Method  (MNM) of Arthroscopic Biceps Tenodesis-Surgical Technique, ARTHROSCOPY TECHNIQUES. 2014 February, 3(1):e1-e5 (Grant from the Iowa Orthopaedic Research Foundation)

Saleh Z, Faruqui S, Foad A, Case Report: “Onset of Frozen Shoulder Following Pneumococcal and Influenza Vaccines” JOURNAL OF CHIROPRACTIC MEDICINE, Volume 14, Issue 4, Pages 285-289

Foad A. Transit Teaching. INSIDE AANA: Arthroscopy Association of North America. 2013 July:29(2):14-15

Killinger LZ, Foad A. The Shoulder: Perspectives on Health Literature and Patient Care, D.C.  TRACTS. Fall 2013, 25(3): 17-20

LaPrade CM, Foad A.  Greater Auricular Nerve Palsy After an Arthroscopic Anterior and Posterior Inferior Labral Repair Using Beach-chair Positioning and a Standard Universal Headrest. THE AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ORTHOPEDICS. 2015 April, 44(4): 188-91

LaPrade CM, Foad A, Smith SD, Turnbull TL, Dorman GJ, Engebretsen L, Wijdicks CA, LaPrade RF.  Biomechanical Consequences of a Nonanatomic Medial Meniscus Posterior Root Repair After a Root Avulsion.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE. 2015 April 43(4):912-920 (Winner of the 2015 Achilles Award-ISAKOS) “The Achilles Orthopedic Sports Medicine Award was created in 1995 to recognize the researchers who have performed the most outstanding clinical or laboratory research in the field of sports medicine, such as the care and prevention of injuries.”

Foad A, Faruqui S.  Case Report: “Absence of the Long Head of the Biceps Brachii Tendon”. The Iowa Orthopedic Journal. 2016 Volume 36: 88-93

Faruqui S, Hanna CC, Kotob AM, Foad A.The Modified Norwegian Method of Biceps Tenodesis:
Volume 25, Issue 10: 3264-3269.

Humes C, Aguero S, Chahla J, Foad A. “Blood Flow Restriction and Its Function in Post-Operative Anterior Cruciate
Ligament Therapy: Expert Opinion” Archives of Bone and Joint Surgery (ABJS); Accepted January 26, 2020.

Book Chapter

Foad A, Sanchez G. “Transitioning from Open to Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair: Pearls”. Disorders of the Rotator Cuff and Biceps Tendon. Provencher MT, Boileau P, Cole BJ, Romeo AA. Elsevier, 2020, Chapter 14.


Foad A, Humes Charles, Nicholas DePhillipo, Elander E, Cobb TY. Outpatient Treatment of Displaced 3- and 4-part Proximal Humerus Fractures Using Minimally Invasive Percutaneous Fixation. Accepted as e-Poster for 2020 ESSKA Congress; Milan, Italy; May 2020.

Journal Reviewer

Scientific Reviewer, Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery (JSES)
Scientific Reviewer, Iowa Orthopedic Journal (IOJ)
Scientific Reviewer, The Archives of Bone and Joint Surgery (ABJS)


LaPrade RF, Wills NJ, Spiridonov SI, Perkinson S. A Prospective Outcomes Study of Meniscal Allograft Transplantation. The American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2010;38(9):1804-12. (Consultation – provided patients)

LaPrade RF, Spiridonov SI, Coobs BR, Ruckert PR, Griffith CJ. Fibular Collateral Ligament Anatomical Reconstructions: A Prospective Outcomes Study. The American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2010;38(10): 2005-11. (Consultation – provided patients)