Orthopedic: Paul Prinz, MD, FACS | Loyola Medicine

Paul Prinz, MD

Paul Prinz, MD, FACS

Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation

Orthopaedic Surgery
Assistant Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish

Clinical Expertise

  • Broken Bones
  • Hand Problem
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction

About Dr. Prinz


Medical Education

Medical School
University of Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago - Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center - Hand and Upper Extremity Reconstruction

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Subspecialty Hand Surgery

  • Stimulation of abdominal and upper thoracic muscles with surface electrodes for respiration and cough: acute studies in adult canines Walter, J. S.; Posluszny, J.; Dieter, R.; Dieter, R. S.; Sayers, S.; Iamsakul, K.; Staunton, C.; Thomas, D.; Rabbat, M.; Singh, S., The journal of spinal cord medicine
  • Neurons and Glial Cells Are Added to the Female Rat Anteroventral Periventricular Nucleus During Puberty Mohr, M. A.; Garcia, F. L.; DonCarlos, L. L.; Sisk, C. L., Endocrinology
  • Specimen weight and volume: important predictors of survival in malignant pleural mesothelioma Kircheva, D. Y.; Husain, A. N.; Watson, S.; Kindler, H. L.; Durkin, A.; Vigneswaran, W. T., European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery
  • Extended Pleurectomy and Decortication for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma Is an Effective and Safe Cytoreductive Surgery in the Elderly Williams, T.; Duraid, H.; Watson, S.; Durkin, A.; Todd, K.; Kindler, H. L.; Vigneswaran, W. T., The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
  • Using iPads for distraction to reduce pain during immunizations Shahid, R.; Benedict, C.; Mishra, S.; Mulye, M.; Guo, R., Clinical pediatrics
  • A decrease in the addition of new cells in the nucleus accumbens and prefrontal cortex between puberty and adulthood in male rats Staffend, N. A.; Mohr, M. A.; DonCarlos, L. L.; Sisk, C. L., Developmental Neurobiology
  • Diaphragmatic neuromechanical coupling and mechanisms of hypercapnia during inspiratory loading Laghi, F.; Shaikh, H. S.; Morales, D.; Sinderby, C.; Jubran, A.; Tobin, M. J., Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology
  • Eating on noninvasive ventilation* Shaikh, H.; Laghi, F., Critical care medicine
  • Preventing ventilator-induced diaphragmatic dysfunction with phrenic nerve stimulation* Laghi, F.; Shaikh, H., Critical care medicine
  • Treatment of asthma exacerbations with the human-powered nebuliser: a randomised parallel-group clinical trial Hallberg, C. J.; Lysaught, M. T.; Najarro, R. A.; Cea Gil, F.; Villatoro, C.; Diaz de Uriarte, A. C.; Olson, L. E., NPJ primary care respiratory medicine
  • A multidisciplinary approach to the treatment of anti-NMDA-receptor antibody encephalitis: a case and review of the literature Mann, A.; Machado, N. M.; Liu, N.; Mazin, A. H.; Silver, K.; Afzal, K. I., The Journal of neuropsychiatry and clinical neurosciences
  • Adjunct therapeutic plasma exchange for anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antibody encephalitis: a case report and review of literature Mirza, M. K.; Pogoriler, J.; Paral, K.; Ananthanarayanan, V.; Mandal, S.; Mazin, A.; Baron, B.; Richa, E., JOURNAL OF CLINICAL APHERESIS
  • Intraocular pressure changes during cardiopulmonary bypass pump and off-pump cardiac surgeries. Park, W.; Tidow-Kebritchi, S.; Bu, P.; Kleinman, B. S.; DePinto, D. J.; Perlman, J. I., Federal Practitioner
  • Mechanical stress-induced sarcomere assembly for cardiac muscle growth in length and width Russell, B.; Curtis, M. W.; Koshman, Y. E.; Samarel, A. M., Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology
  • Residual disease after neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer Morris, G. J.; Robinson, P. A.; Lo, S.; Samuel, T. A.; Sheikh, A. A.; Jordan, W. E., 3rd; Thomas, L. C.; Kiel, K.; Peters, C. A., Seminars in oncology
  • Resolution of paroxysmal hemicrania after resection of intracranial meningioma. Dafer, R. M.; Hocker, S.; Kumar, R.; McGee, J.; Jay, W. M., Seminars in ophthalmology
  • CapZ dynamics are altered by endothelin-1 and phenylephrine via PIP2- and PKC-dependent mechanisms. Hartman, T. J.; Martin, J. L.; Solaro, R. J.; Samarel, A. M.; Russell, B., American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology
  • Predicting drug susceptibility of non-small cell lung cancers based on genetic lesions Sos, M. L.; Michel, K.; Zander, T.; Weiss, J.; Frommolt, P.; Peifer, M.; Li, D.; Ullrich, R.; Koker, M.; Fischer, F.; Shimamura, T.; Rauh, D.; Mermel, C.; Fischer, S.; Stuckrath, I.; Heynck, S.; Beroukhim, R.; Lin, W.; Winckler, W.; Shah, K.; LaFramboise, T.; Moriarty, W. F.; Hanna, M.; Tolosi, L.; Rahnenfuhrer, J.; Verhaak, R.; Chiang, D.; Getz, G.; Hellmich, M.; Wolf, J.; Girard, L.; Peyton, M.; Weir, B. A.; Chen, T. H.; Greulich, H.; Barretina, J.; Shapiro, G. I.; Garraway, L. A.; Gazdar, A. F.; Minna, J. D.; Meyerson, M.; Wong, K. K.; Thomas, R. K., The Journal of clinical investigation
  • Delivery and visualization of proteins conjugated to quantum dots in cardiac myocytes. Koshman, Y. E.; Waters, S. B.; Walker, L. A.; Los, T.; de Tombe, P. P.; Goldspink, P. H.; Russell, B., Journal of Molecular & Cellular Cardiology
  • Early detection of erlotinib treatment response in NSCLC by 3'-deoxy-3'-[F]-fluoro-L-thymidine ([F]FLT) positron emission tomography (PET) Ullrich, R. T.; Zander, T.; Neumaier, B.; Koker, M.; Shimamura, T.; Waerzeggers, Y.; Borgman, C. L.; Tawadros, S.; Li, H.; Sos, M. L.; Backes, H.; Shapiro, G. I.; Wolf, J.; Jacobs, A. H.; Thomas, R. K.; Winkeler, A., PLoS ONE
  • Hsp90 inhibition suppresses mutant EGFR-T790M signaling and overcomes kinase inhibitor resistance Shimamura, T.; Li, D.; Ji, H.; Haringsma, H. J.; Liniker, E.; Borgman, C. L.; Lowell, A. M.; Minami, Y.; McNamara, K.; Perera, S. A.; Zaghlul, S.; Thomas, R. K.; Greulich, H.; Kobayashi, S.; Chirieac, L. R.; Padera, R. F.; Kubo, S.; Takahashi, M.; Tenen, D. G.; Meyerson, M.; Wong, K. K.; Shapiro, G. I., Cancer research
  • Impact of body mass index on outcomes after robot assisted radical prostatectomy. Castle, E. P.; Atug, F.; Woods, M.; Thomas, R.; Davis, R., World journal of urology
  • Robot-assisted extended pelvic lymphadenectomy. Woods, M.; Thomas, R.; Davis, R.; Andrews, P. E.; Ferrigni, R. G.; Cheng, J.; Castle, E. P., Journal of Endourology
  • Robot-assisted radical cystectomy in women: technique and initial experience. Lowentritt, B. H.; Castle, E. P.; Woods, M.; Davis, R.; Thomas, R., Journal of Endourology
  • Volvox species in the Pap test of a 24-year-old female. Vasquez, J. B.; Smith, S. V.; Thomas, R.; Yong, S. L.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Bronchial and peripheral murine lung carcinomas induced by T790M-L858R mutant EGFR respond to HKI-272 and rapamycin combination therapy Li, D.; Shimamura, T.; Ji, H.; Chen, L.; Haringsma, H. J.; McNamara, K.; Liang, M. C.; Perera, S. A.; Zaghlul, S.; Borgman, C. L.; Kubo, S.; Takahashi, M.; Sun, Y.; Chirieac, L. R.; Padera, R. F.; Lindeman, N. I.; Janne, P. A.; Thomas, R. K.; Meyerson, M. L.; Eck, M. J.; Engelman, J. A.; Shapiro, G. I.; Wong, K. K., CANCER CELL
  • Cardiac dysfunction and heart failure are associated with abnormalities in the subcellular distribution and amounts of oligomeric muscle LIM protein. Boateng, S. Y.; Belin, R. J.; Geenen, D. L.; Margulies, K. B.; Martin, J. L.; Hoshijima, M.; de Tombe, P. P.; Russell, B., American Journal of Physiology - Heart & Circulatory Physiology
  • The major lung cancer-derived mutants of ERBB2 are oncogenic and are associated with sensitivity to the irreversible EGFR/ERBB2 inhibitor HKI-272 Minami, Y.; Shimamura, T.; Shah, K.; LaFramboise, T.; Glatt, K. A.; Liniker, E.; Borgman, C. L.; Haringsma, H. J.; Feng, W.; Weir, B. A.; Lowell, A. M.; Lee, J. C.; Wolf, J.; Shapiro, G. I.; Wong, K. K.; Meyerson, M.; Thomas, R. K., Oncogene
  • Bromodomain and histone acetyltransferase domain specificities control mixed lineage leukemia phenotype. Santillan, D. A.; Theisler, C. M.; Ryan, A. S.; Popovic, R.; Stuart, T.; Zhou, M. M.; Alkan, S.; Zeleznik-Le, N. J., Cancer research
  • Epidermal growth factor receptor variant III mutations in lung tumorigenesis and sensitivity to tyrosine kinase inhibitors Ji, H.; Zhao, X.; Yuza, Y.; Shimamura, T.; Li, D.; Protopopov, A.; Jung, B. L.; McNamara, K.; Xia, H.; Glatt, K. A.; Thomas, R. K.; Sasaki, H.; Horner, J. W.; Eck, M.; Mitchell, A.; Sun, Y.; Al-Hashem, R.; Bronson, R. T.; Rabindran, S. K.; Discafani, C. M.; Maher, E.; Shapiro, G. I.; Meyerson, M.; Wong, K. K., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
  • Non-small-cell lung cancer and Ba/F3 transformed cells harboring the ERBB2 G776insV_G/C mutation are sensitive to the dual-specific epidermal growth factor receptor and ERBB2 inhibitor HKI-272 Shimamura, T.; Ji, H.; Minami, Y.; Thomas, R. K.; Lowell, A. M.; Shah, K.; Greulich, H.; Glatt, K. A.; Meyerson, M.; Shapiro, G. I.; Wong, K. K., Cancer research
  • Robotics in urologic surgery: an evolving new technology Atug, F.; Castle, E. P.; Woods, M.; Davis, R.; Thomas, R., International Journal of Urology
  • Transperitoneal versus extraperitoneal robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy: is one better than the other?. Atug, F.; Castle, E. P.; Woods, M.; Srivastav, S. K.; Thomas, R.; Davis, R., Urology
  • Robotic assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty in children. Atug, F.; Woods, M.; Burgess, S. V.; Castle, E. P.; Thomas, R., Journal of Urology
  • Technical modifications for robot-assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty. Mendez-Torres, F.; Woods, M.; Thomas, R., Journal of Endourology
  • Clinicopathologic case report: scleral buckle associated nontuberculous mycobacterial scleritis. Nielsen, J. S.; Blatt, S.; Perlman, J. I.; Gieser, R. G., Seminars in ophthalmology
  • Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy of solid renal masses without hilar clamping using a monopolar radio frequency device. Urena, R.; Mendez, F.; Woods, M.; Thomas, R.; Davis, R., Journal of Urology
  • Infection with chronic hepatitis C virus and liver transplantation: a role for interferon therapy before transplantation. Thomas, R. M.; Brems, J. J.; Guzman-Hartman, G.; Yong, S.; Cavaliere, P.; Van Thiel, D. H., Liver Transplantation
  • Minimal access closure of patent foramen ovale: is it also recommended for patients with paradoxical emboli? Deeik, R. K.; Thomas, R. M.; Sakiyalak, P.; Botkin, S.; Blakeman, B.; Bakhos, M., The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
  • Use of hepatitis B core antibody-positive donors in orthotopic liver transplantation. Holt, D.; Thomas, R.; Van Thiel, D.; Brems, J. J., Archives of Surgery
  • Form follows function: how muscle shape is regulated by work Russell, B.; Motlagh, D.; Ashley, W. W., Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md.: 1985)
  • SHP-2 can suppress transformation induced by platelet-derived growth factor Jazayeri, A.; McGee, J.; Shimamura, T.; Cross, S. B.; Bejcek, B. E., Experimental cell research
  • Tenotomy decreases reporter protein synthesis via the 3'-untranslated region of the beta-myosin heavy chain mRNA Ashley, W. W., Jr; Russell, B., American journal of physiology.Cell physiology
  • Ultrastructure of detrusor and urethral smooth muscle in women with urinary incontinence. FitzGerald, M. P.; Russell, B.; Hale, D.; Benson, J. T.; Brubaker, L., American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology