Education & Training

Medical School

Universidade de Sao Paulo-Ribeirao Preto


Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma

  • Children's Hospital (Hospital das Clinicas)


Surgery, Trauma Surgery

  • Hanover Medical Group-Adult

Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma

  • Children's Hospital (Hospital das Clinicas)


Brazilian Orthopedic Society


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Academic Information

Director of Orthopaedic Residency Program
James P. and Carolyn A. Stannard Distinguished Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery


1100 Virginia Ave.
Columbia, MO 65212
United States

F. 573-884-1235

Areas of Expertise

  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Orthopaedic trauma surgery
  • Knee surgery

Awards & Honors

  • James P. Stannard and Carolyn A. Stannard Distinguished Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery – 2016
  • Honorary member of Paraguayan Orthopedic Society – 2014
  • Honorary member of Bolivian Orthopedic Society – 2014
  • Honorary member of Peruvian Orthopedic Society – 2009
  • Faidiga GB, Cury A, Kfuri Jr. M, Paccola CAJ, Fogagnolo F – Comparison between conventional uniplanar external fixator and pinless fixator for provisional fixation of the tibia. Best Poster Presentation at 12nd. Congress of São Paulo Orthopedic Society - 2008
  • Honorary member of Venezuelan AO Trauma Chapter – 2007
  • Kfuri Jr. M, Goesling T, Wesphal R, Wahl F, Hüfner T, Krettek C–Robotic assisted reduction for diaphyseal femoral fractures – Best Oral presentation at XI Brazilian Orthopedic Trauma Congress – 2005
  • Fogagnolo F, Marcondes CRR, Azi M, Kfuri Jr. M, Paccola CAJ – Internal fixation of femoral neck fractures. 3rd. Place – Oral presentation at XI Brazilian Orthopedic Trauma Congress – 2005
  • Picado CH, Garcia FH, Kfuri Jr. M, Paccola CAJ – Bone Transport Under the Plate – A new proposal for managing segmentar bone defects. - 1st. place – Oral presentation – 2nd. AOLAT / AO Alumni Retreat – Punta Cana – Dominican Republic – 2004
  • Honorary Certificate – Hannover Medical School – MHH Ehrenzertifikat 2003 – Offered by a group of students that I supported along my stay in Hannover.


  • Brazilian Orthopedic Society 1993-present
  • Brazilian Knee Society 1995-present
  • Brazilian Orthopedic Trauma Society 2001-present
  • AOTrauma 2009-present
  • AO Alumni Association 1997-2009
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons 2000
  • SLARD – Latin America Arthroscopy Society 1997-present
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) 2015-present
  • Mid-America Orthopedic Association 2018-present


Selections from more than 60 peer-reviewed publications:

  • Kfuri M, Schatzker J. Revisiting the Schatzker classification of tibial plateau fractures. Injury. 2018;49(12):2252-2263.
  • Castiglia MT, Nogueira-Barbosa MH, Messias AMV, Salim R, Fogagnolo F, Schatzker J, Kfuri M. The impact of computed tomography on decision making in tibial plateau fractures. J Knee Surg. 2018;31(10):1007-1014. 
  • Albuquerque Ii JB, Pfeiffer F, Stannard JP, Cook JL, Kfuri M. Onlay reconstruction of the posterior cruciate ligament: biomechanical comparison of unicortical and bicortical tibial fixation. J Knee Surg. October 2018.
  • Domingues PC, Serenza F de S, Muniz TB, de Oliveira LFL, Salim R, Fogagnolo F, Kfuri M Jr, Ferreira AM. The relationship between performance on the modified star excursion balance test and the knee muscle strength before and after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Knee. 2018;25(4):588-594.
  • Pires RE, Giordano V, Fogagnolo F, Yoon RS, Liporace FA, Kfuri M. Algorithmic treatment of Busch-Hoffa distal femur fractures: A technical note based on a modified Letenneur classification. Injury. 2018;49(8):1623-1629. 
  • Ferreira RAFH, Mascarenhas LB, Salim R, Ferreira AM, Fogagnolo F, Kfuri M. Replacement versus non-replacement of the patellar joint surface in total knee arthroplasty. Acta Ortop Bras. 2018;26(3):175-178.
  • Salim R, Nascimento FM do, Ferreira AM, Oliveira LFL de, Fogagnolo F, Kfuri M. Tibial onlay posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: surgical technique and results. J Knee Surg. 2018;31(3):284-290.
  • Fogagnolo F, Salim R, Kfuri M. A simple technique to prevent early or late endobutton deployment in anterior cruciate ligament reconstructions: a technical note. J Knee Surg. 2018;31(1):75-77.
  • Kfuri M, Schatzker J. Corrective intra-articular osteotomies for tibial plateau malunion. J Knee Surg. 2017;30(8):784-792.
  • Oladeji LO, Stannard JP, Cook CR, Kfuri M, Crist BD, Smith MJ, Cook JL. Effects of autogenous bone marrow aspirate concentrate on radiographic integration of femoral condylar osteochondral allografts. Am J Sports Med. 2017;45(12):2797-2803.

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