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Herrick J. Siegel, M.D.

Associate Professor

Specialist, Adult Reconstruction and Orthopedic Oncology

  • Specialty
  • Sub - Specialty
    • Orthopaedic Oncology
    • Orthopaedics General
    • Orthopaedic Surgery
    • Musculoskeletal Cancer
  • Phone
    • (205) 934-9999
    • 1-800-UAB-8816
  • Primary Clinic Location
  • Hospital Affiliation

    UAB Hospital

    Children's Hospital

    UAB Highlands

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Education and Training
  • Medical School
    • New York University School of Medicine
    • 1995
  • Residency
    • University of Southern California
    • 1995 - 2000
  • Fellowship
    • Mayo Clinic
    • 2000 - 2002
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2005
  • Outstanding Faculty of the Year Award 2007
  • Top Doctors in America for Cancer 2006 - present
  • Top Doctors in America 2008 - present
  • Best Doctors in America 2007 - present

Clinic Information

Locations and Directions
UAB Highlands
1201 11th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35205 Office Phone: 205-934-3411

Clinical Interests

Clinical Interests
  • Hip, Knee & Shoulder Replacement
  • Custom Fit Total Knee Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Reverse Shoulder Replacement
  • Sarcoma Surgery
  • Bone & Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Metastatic Bone Disease
  • Myeloma, Lymphoma & Melanoma
  • Revision Total Hip & Knee Surgery
  • Bone & Soft Tissue Infections



Section Editor & Reviewer for Several Peer Reviewed Orthopedic & Cancer Journals

Siegel HJ, Casillas MA: Crossed fused renal ectopia with metastatic renal cell carcinoma. Clin Nucl Med. 2004 Nov; 29(11): 765-6, 2005.

Sessions W, Siegel HJ, Thomas J, Pitt MJ, Said-Al-Naief N, Casillas MA: Chondroblastoma with associated aneurysmal bone cyst of cuboid, J Foot Ankle Surg. 44(1): 64-67, 2005.

Siegel HJ, Connor G, Lee DH, Lopez-Ben R, Kelly D: Synchronous bifocal alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, J Bone Joint Surgery, 88-B (7), 955-958, 2006.

Siegel HJ, Dunham WH: Pseudoaneurysm mimicking a soft tissue sarcoma, Clin Nucl Med,31(10), 2006.

Siegel HJ, Lopez-Ben R, Pitt MJ, Dunham WK: Massive prepatella bursitis in cerebral palsy, J Surg Orthop Adv, 16(1): 1-4, 2007.

Siegel HJ, Lopez-Ben, R, Said-Al-Naief N, Siegal GP, 18 yr old with multiple femoral masses, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, March, Vol. 457, 2007.

Li Z, Butala NB, Etheridge BS, Siegel HJ, Eberhardt AW: A biomechanical study of periacetabular metastatic lesions and acetabuloplasty, J Biomech Eng. 2007 Apr; 129(2): 129-36.

Siegel HJ, (co-authors listed alphabetically): Bone Cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2007 Apr; 5(4): 420-37.

Siegel HJ, Long JL, Watson KM, Fiveash JH: Vacuum-assisted closure (VAC) for radiation-induced wound complications, J of Surgical Oncology. 2007 Dec; 96(7): 575-582.

Siegel HJ, Sessions W, Casillas MA, Lander P, Lopez R, Synovial Sarcoma: Clinicopathologic features, Treatment and Prognosis, Orthopedics. 2007 Dec; 30(12): 1020-1025.

Siegel HJ, Sessions W, Casillas MA, Stabilization of Pathologic Long Bone Fractures with the Fixion Expandable Nail, Orthopedics. 2008 Feb; 31(2): 143-8.

Siegel HJ, Lopez-Ben, R, Dunham WH, Siegal GP: Intracranial metastasis from synovial sarcoma, Orthopedics. 2008 April; 31(4): 1-4.

Siegel HJ, Baird RC, Hall J, Lopez-Ben R, Lander PH: The outcome of composite bone graft substitute used to treat cavitary bone defects. Orthopedics. 2008 August; 31(8): 754-758.

Siegel HJ, Said-Al-Naief N, Long JL, Lopez-Ben R: Giant Benign Eccrine Spiradenoma of the Hand, American Journal of Orthopedics. 2008 August; 37(8): 141-143.

Siegel HJ, Pressey J: Current concepts on the surgical and medical management of osteosarcoma, Expert Rev. Anticancer Therapy. 2008 August; 8(8): 1257-69.

Siegel HJ, Sparks DR, Casillas MA Jr, Hong H: The Use of Bipolar Hemosealing Technology in Orthopaedic Oncology: Safety and Clinical Impact, Orthopedics. 2008 October; 31(10): 1004-1008.

Siegel HJ, Brown O, Lopez-Ben R, Siegal GP: Unplanned surgical excision of soft tissue sarcomas: Patient profile and impact on survival. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2009 June; 18(2).


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