Robert A. Jack, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery, Academic Institute
Assistant Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist


Publications

Impact of Climate on Stress Ultrasound Findings of the Elbow Ulnar Collateral Ligament in Professional Baseball Pitchers: An 18-Year Study
Hanna, AJ, Fliegel, BE, Sonnier, JH, Sherman, MB, Ciccotti, MG, Jack, RA & Cohen, SB 2024, , Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 12, no. 4. https://doi.org/10.1177/23259671241245149

The Utility of Stress Ultrasound in Identifying Risk Factors for Elbow Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear: A Longitudinal Study of 203 Professional Baseball Players
Hanna, AJ, Popper, HR, Sonnier, JH, Erickson, BJ, Jack, RA & Cohen, SB 2024, , American Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 52, no. 4, pp. 1060-1067. https://doi.org/10.1177/03635465241230049

Rehabilitation and return to sport criteria following surgical treatment of osteochondritis dissecans of the capitellum: a systematic review
George, A, Holderread, BM, Phelps, BM, Erwin, ER, Singer, W & Jack, RA 2024, , JSES International, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 355-360. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jseint.2023.11.003

Dynamic Stress Ultrasound Assessment of Professional Baseball Players’ Elbows After Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction
Hanna, AJ, Sonnier, JH, Fliegel, BE, Erickson, BJ, Jack, RA & Cohen, SB 2024, , American Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 52, no. 4, pp. 1053-1059. https://doi.org/10.1177/03635465241227436

Orthopedists report high prevalence of work-related pain and low ergonomic awareness
Buddle, V, Nugent, R, Jack, RA & Deluca, P 2023, , Orthopedics, vol. 46, no. 5, pp. 280-284. https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20230224-05

Shear wave elastography of the ulnar collateral ligament in Division IA pitchers across a competitive collegiate season
Gupta, N, Taylor, RE, Lambert, B, Dong, D, Phillips, P, Jack, RA, Goble, HM, Labis, JS, Trakhtenbroit, MA & McCulloch, PC 2023, , JSES International, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 703-708. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jseint.2023.03.014

Shear wave elastography of the ulnar collateral ligament in division IA pitchers across a competitive collegiate season
Gupta, N, Taylor, RE, Lambert, B, Dong, D, Phillips, P, Jack, RA, Goble, HM, Labis, JS, Trakhtenbroit, MA & McCulloch, PC 2023, , JSES International, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 703-708. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jseint.2023.03.014

Association Between Draft Order and Stress Sonography of the Ulnar Collateral Ligament of the Elbow in Professional Baseball Pitchers: An 18-Year Study
Hanna, AJ, Sonnier, JH, Fliegel, BE, Sherman, MB, Ciccotti, MG, Jack, RA & Cohen, SB 2024, , American Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 52, no. 1, pp. 224-231. https://doi.org/10.1177/03635465231210292

Surgical Techniques and Clinical Outcomes for Medial Epicondylitis: A Systematic Review
Arevalo, A, Rao, S, Willier, DP, Schrock, CI, Erickson, BJ, Jack, RA, Cohen, SB & Ciccotti, MG 2023, , American Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 51, no. 9, pp. 2506-2515. https://doi.org/10.1177/03635465221095565

Blood Flow Restriction Therapy Preserves Lower Extremity Bone and Muscle Mass After ACL Reconstruction
Jack, RA, Lambert, BS, Hedt, CA, Delgado, D, Goble, H & McCulloch, PC 2022, , Sports Health. https://doi.org/10.1177/19417381221101006

Karriereverlauf von Auswahlspielern der Major League Baseball mit Spondylolyse oder lumbalem Bandscheibenvorfall
Epner, E, Hedt, C, Jack, RA, Lambert, B, McCulloch, PC & Lintner, DM 2022, , Sports Orthopaedics and Traumatology, vol. 38, no. 1, pp. 75-82. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.orthtr.2021.11.008

Return-to-Play Rates and Clinical Outcomes of Baseball Players After Concomitant Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction and Selective Ulnar Nerve Transposition
Rao, S, D’Amore, T, Willier, DP, Gawel, R, Jack, RA, Cohen, SB & Ciccotti, MG 2021, , Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 9, no. 11. https://doi.org/10.1177/23259671211055428

Full-Thickness Rotator Cuff Tears in the Throwing Athlete
Jack, RA, Ciccotti, MC, Cohen, SB & Ciccotti, MG 2021, , Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine, vol. 29, no. 1, 150800. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.otsm.2021.150800

Extensor Tenosynovitis due to Mycobacterium marseillense Infection in a Renal Transplant Recipient
Hirase, T, Le, JT, Jack, RA, Siff, TE & Liberman, SR 2021, , Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Global Research and Reviews, vol. 5, no. 1. https://doi.org/10.5435/JAAOSGlobal-D-20-00047

The Utility of Continuous Passive Motion After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Systematic Review of Comparative Studies
D’Amore, T, Rao, S, Corvi, J, Jack, RA, Tjoumakaris, FP, Ciccotti, MG & Freedman, KB 2021, , Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 9, no. 6. https://doi.org/10.1177/23259671211013841

Rehabilitation and Return to Sport Criteria Following Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction: A Systematic Review
Kemler, BR, Rao, S, Willier, DP, Jack, RA, Erickson, BJ, Cohen, SB & Ciccotti, MG 2022, , American Journal of Sports Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1177/03635465211033994

Rehabilitation and Return-to-Play Criteria After Fresh Osteochondral Allograft Transplantation: A Systematic Review
Stark, M, Rao, S, Gleason, B, Jack, RA, Tucker, B, Hammoud, S & Freedman, KB 2021, , Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 9, no. 7. https://doi.org/10.1177/23259671211017135

Long-Term Sports Participation and Satisfaction After UCL Reconstruction in Amateur Baseball Players
Jack, RA, Rao, S, D’Amore, T, Willier, DP, Gallivan, R, Cohen, SB, Dodson, CC & Ciccotti, MG 2021, , Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 9, no. 8. https://doi.org/10.1177/23259671211027551

Performance and Return to Sport After Open Fracture in National Football League Players
Cotton, MO, Sliepka, JM, Klavas, DM, McCulloch, PC, Harris, JD & Jack, RA 2021, , Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 9, no. 9. https://doi.org/10.1177/23259671211027862

Return-to-Sport Time and Postoperative Performance in MLB Players Undergoing Wrist Arthroscopy
Orozco, EI, Guloy, AE, Cotton, MO, Jack, RA & Liberman, SR 2022, , Hand, vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 1269-1277. https://doi.org/10.1177/15589447211028923