“SLAP Lesions Defining the Associated Pathology”; Abstract presentation New England Orthopaedic Fall Meeting 1998
“SLAP Lesions Defining the Clinical Relevance”; Paper presentation AANA Spring 1999
“Exercise, the Menstrual Cycle and Knee Laxity”; Paper presentation AOSSM Spring 1999
“Biomechanical Change in Rat ACL With Hormone Manipulation”; Podium Presentation ORS Spring Meeting 2000
“Applications of Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields to Sports Injuries of the Knee”; Research Progress Presentation Orthofix Scientific Advisory Board Meeting January 2000
“Pulsed Electromagnetic Effects on Ligament Healing” ACL Study Group 2002
“ACL Laxity does not Change as a Function of Menstrual Cycle” Poster Presentation, Kenney Research Day 2002
“Tension Band Concept” AONA Basic Principles Toronto 2017
Adult and Adolescent Sports Medicine and Fracture Care Adult Joint Reconstruction
Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Fellowship Trained Sports Medicine Surgeon and Orthopaedic Trauma
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brown University, Alpert School of Medicine
Dr. Belanger received a bachelor degree in Engineering as well as his MD from the University of Vermont. He completed his General Surgery Internship, Orthopaedic Residency and Trauma Fellowship at Brown University and a Sports Medicine Fellowship with Dr. William Grana at the University of Oklahoma.
Dr. Belanger is a Clinical Assistant Instructor for the Department of Orthopaedics, at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. He is a member of the United States Ski and Snowboard Association Team Physician Pool. Dr. Belanger is a Fellow of The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery; member of The Rhode Island Orthopaedic Society; and board certified by The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is also a member of The Arthroscopy Association of North America, and The AO North America. Dr. Belanger has practiced at The Center for Orthopaedics since 2005.
On the personal side, Dr. Belanger and his wife Christine Emmick MD, a General Surgeon in Rhode Island, reside in Northern Rhode Island with three children. In his free time, Dr. Belanger enjoys snow and water skiing, boating and is an active youth soccer coach for his children.
Trauma Fellowship, Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, R.I.
Sports Medicine Fellowship, University of Oklahoma, Health Science Center Oklahoma City, OK
General Surgery Internship, Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, R.I.
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, R.I.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT - Doctor of Medicine
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
St. Joseph Hospital, North Providence, R.I.
Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, R.I.
Landmark Medical Center, R.I.
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Arthroscopy Association of North America
American Medical Association
Pawtucket Medical Society (Past President)
Rhode Island Medical Society
Rhode Island Orthopaedic Society, Past Secretary-Treasurer
AO North America
Southwestern Sports Medicine Fellowship
United States Ski and Snowboard Association
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