Meet Dr. McConville

Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine and Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Subspecialty Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine

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Patient Ratings and Comments

Overall Rating

4.7 out of 5 (346 Ratings, 125 Comments)
Global
4.7/5
Physician Communication Quality
4.8/5
Office Staff Quality
4.9/5
Access to Care 3 month
4.7/5
Care Coordination
4.3/5

Recent Comments

06/16/2020

Very professional as always.
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06/16/2020

wonderful as always
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06/16/2020

From start to finish everyone was polite, kind, and helpful. An excellent visit.
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06/15/2020

Physician PA, and staff professional in all respect.
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06/15/2020

very prompt and courteous, respectful
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06/15/2020

Great staff, great practice!
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06/13/2020

as always my experience with so shore ortho and the pain clinic was a very good one
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06/12/2020

I had an excellent experience - I was in and out in about 50 minutes.
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06/11/2020

*Dr. McConville gave me a cortisone shot and my shoulder feels somewhat improved.
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06/09/2020

From the first appointment on this has been a very positive experience. The staff has treated me with total respect and care, especially Sue knowing my situation, and Dr McConville and Angie were wonderful. I went into surgery with complete confidence that I was in great hands with Dr McConville. My shoulder hasn't felt this good in a long time. I would totally recommend him and this practice to everyone!!
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06/08/2020

was able to get an appointment much sooner than expected.
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06/08/2020

My visits to Dr. McConville are always efficient. The office runs smoothly, both out in reception as well as x-ray and the actual visit with the doctor himself. I really have had only positive experiences in all my visits, with ALL staff, over the last three years.
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06/08/2020

I chose this practice because I know I will have the best possible care here.
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06/05/2020

Follow up coming up with new X-ray - will be more definitive.
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06/03/2020

I was so happy to get an appointment with Dr. McConville so quickly... I felt relief in no time for the first time in months. Thank you Dr. McConville...
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06/01/2020

THE dr. was wonderful . I received a cortisone shot and hopefully it will work.
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05/27/2020

Very professional and thorough at every level.
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05/26/2020

*Dr. Dafford, the best.
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05/22/2020

The visit was fine.
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05/22/2020

My experience with *Dr. McConville has been excellent and I look forward to my recovery with periodic input and guidance from *Dr. W. Convican.
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05/12/2020

very satisfied
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05/11/2020

couldn't have been any better
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05/05/2020

all was good
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05/01/2020

prompt, listens, cares .
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04/28/2020

Everything was fine.
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04/27/2020

Dr McConville was spot on with his diagnosis, and successful treatment. Thank You!
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04/20/2020

No problems at all.
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03/30/2020

Everything about my experience was exceptionally positive. Every interaction was friendly, professional and efficient. SSO is doing a great job providing excellent care in an outstanding environment. Thank you!
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03/24/2020

thank you
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03/22/2020

I had a good experience...had cortisone shot in knee and it worked like a charm....Thank you Dr. McConville.
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03/16/2020

I found everyone very helpful & knowledgeable.
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03/05/2020

Too many surveys!
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03/03/2020

Everything was good, I was surprised at how quickly I was seen and treated even though the office was extremely busy
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03/03/2020

Good so Far!
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03/03/2020

Always recommend Dr McConnville and his team very highly!
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02/29/2020

Very happy with service
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02/28/2020

Dr. McConville is great. He performed surgery on my arm and my results are great. I would recommend him to anyone that needs Orthopedic care. The support staff were also very nice and professional.
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02/25/2020

all the office staff and dr were very helpful and professional. would highly recommend
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02/25/2020

The support staff and nursing staff were exceptionally professional, upbeat and helpful. Dr. McConville's explanations and care put me at ease and strengthened my confidence.
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02/24/2020

Dr. McConville and his assistants (Sue) are wonderful. Dr. McConville is very skilled at what he does, has the bedside manner that one would want. Very happy with his service.
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02/24/2020

I feel well cared for by Dr. McConville and staff.
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02/22/2020

Excellent experience
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02/20/2020

I work in an industry where I meet a lot of people. Every one who has had a similar injury, I have recommended South Shore Orthopedics, and specifically, Dr. Owen McConville!!
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02/18/2020

Not an experience I would want to go thru again soon, I think everything very well at S.S.O.S. office and SSH before and after the surgery. Staff very helpful.
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02/18/2020

*Dr. McConville and entire office have been great for all my visits. Very professional!
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02/17/2020

Dr. McConville is thoughtful, considerate and knowledgeable. He listens carefully and always tries to offer his best information and judgment without making decisions for me. In short, he is a professional who offers a balanced view of any orthopedic surgery and allows the patient to decide!
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02/17/2020

This was my first visit to Dr. McConville. He was very thorough in his questions and an excellent caregiver
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02/17/2020

This visit was for surgery of left total knee at South Shore Hospital on 1/28/20.
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02/15/2020

Dr. McConville was extremely professional and thorough by providing me with all the information I needed to be prepared for my surgery. He graciously answered all my questions and never rushed me. At my post op visit he gave me photographs of my shoulder and explained exactly what he had done. I have been very happy with the care I have been given and compliment his staff and especially Sue!
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02/15/2020

very efficiently run office. exam ran close to on time, x-ray wait time was exceptional and MD took the time to answer all questions. great experience
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02/12/2020

Perfect experience!! 3 min for registration, 5 min wait for call, 3 min wait for x-ray. 5 min wait for *Dr. McConville - 10 min w/dr. then ordered MRI
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02/12/2020

Everyone was very friendly and efficient
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02/10/2020

I had a very good experience. I have been a patient at South Shore Orthopedics for over 40 hrs.
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02/10/2020

I'm just a junior in high school. the education question should read... still in high school
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02/10/2020

Excellent listening skills by both the Staff and the Doctor
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02/10/2020

I have found that my medical health condition is always a top concern of my Doctor. He treats me with respect and in concerned of my needs and thoughts. At this visit I requested my wife to join me and she was greeted and made comfortable in asking questions concerning additional details of my treatment.
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02/05/2020

My experience with Dr. McConville and his entire team was great. He and his entire staff were informative, professional, supportive, and thorough.
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02/04/2020

NO ADDITIONAL COMMENTS VERY SATISFIED WITH THIS PRACTICE AND DR MCCONVILLE IN PARTICULAR
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02/03/2020

Dr McConville and his entire staff are amazing.
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02/03/2020

Always have a positive experience at South Shore Orthopedics, front office check in staff is friendly and efficient, never wait long to be called in for my appointment. If I need x-rays, done quickly and results out immediately for review during my visit with the specialist. If I call the office with a question or request, I get the results right away or very soon after. The operation of this practice is like a well oiled machine, runs smooth, in and out, but never feel rushed.
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02/03/2020

I am always so impressed with how fast and efficient everyone is. always a great experience
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02/01/2020

everyone has been very compassionate, efficient and provided great care. I'm very happy with my care!
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01/28/2020

everything went great, was very happy, thank you, David
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01/27/2020

great experience
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01/27/2020

all good
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12/11/2019

Always good at S.S. Orthopedics.
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11/15/2019

Very pleased!! Thank you.
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11/12/2019

This was my first visit to South Shore Orthopedics. I was very happy with the visit and the results of the treatment provided by *Dr. McConville.
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11/09/2019

friendly
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11/04/2019

gray experience, as usual, Dr McConvell is the best !!!
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11/04/2019

always have a great experience there
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11/04/2019

I am great full for seeing Dr.mcconville. he eased my mind about my condition
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11/04/2019

Dr McConville identified the cause of my pain and treatment that was anticipated to help my pain. He was right and I no longer have any pain.
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11/03/2019

excellent experience
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11/02/2019

Dr. said there could be a small tear in my rotator cuff but the x-ray would not show it. HE did not recommrnd a different scan.
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10/29/2019

*Dr. McConville told me my MRI showed I tore my meniscus, needed surgery & we set a date.
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10/29/2019

I was very pleased with the care I received. If I have any further orthopedic issues, I will certainly return to South Shore Orthopedics.
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10/29/2019

SS Orthopedics is a very well run machine! I'd definitely recommend them to anyone needing orthopedic services.
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10/28/2019

Dr. McConville exceed my expectations! He was extremely helpful as were all of the people I cane in contact with at his office. great team of people!
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10/28/2019

Dr. McConville is excellent
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10/28/2019

great
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10/23/2019

EXCELLENT ALWAYS - For hand, knee & shoulder.
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10/22/2019

great experience
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10/19/2019

Good experience.
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10/15/2019

I was extremely pleased with Dr. Owen McConville. He was very good with his explanation on my knee problem. He is a very kind man and I felt much better after talking with him and the care he gave me. Everyone there was great.
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10/14/2019

appointments move too quickly
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10/14/2019

Always a pleasure to see Dr. McConville! He is always attentive to any issues I have & deals with them in a professional manner.
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10/09/2019

I first saw Dr. McConville in February 2019 for a post injury visit after dislocating my shoulder resulting in an ER visit. I then saw him again due to knee pain in June 2019, resulting in surgery surgery for a torn meniscus. My overall experience with Dr. Mcconville, as well as all the surgical nurses, was very positive.
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10/08/2019

X-rays taken immediately, saw doctor before appointment time.
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10/08/2019

I was pleasantly surprised by how everyone in this office was very nice and helpful.
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10/08/2019

my daughter received phenomenal care on the hands of Dr. McConville. Everything was perfect. What I find hard to believe is the line and wait time at the office check in. The amount of people and time in line to check in was very unreasonable in this day and age. I would honestly recommend the practice but also mention this issue, as well.
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10/07/2019

Keep up the Great work!
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10/07/2019

always professional and courteous
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10/02/2019

One of the receptionists, (I think her name was Rona or something similar) was so friendly and welcoming. Great face to see first! Awesome attitude. I also enjoyed working with Sue, Dr. McConville's surgical coordinator. Great communication.
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10/02/2019

Dr. McConville was exceptional in all aspects professional, good listener, clear and concise in his discussion, caring, and obviously knew his stuff.
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08/27/2019

Dr. McConnville gave me a cortisone injection into my right shoulder. The pain was greatly reduced by that evening and is now gone. Thank you Dr McConville. I can now enjoy our trip to Italy.
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08/23/2019

Good. I keep coming back.
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08/20/2019

Dr. McConville and staff were very good, they understood what my condition was gave me the information I needed and options I have for care and best outcome. I am looking forward to improvement and following the suggested methods provided to me.
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08/19/2019

Dr. McConville was great!
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08/14/2019

Dr. McConville was exceptionally thorough in explaining the impact and treatment of my injury both generically and specific to my case. He presented as a good and humorously empathetic listener and explainer.
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08/13/2019

I would have liked to hear about alternative or possible future treatments. In this case of pseudo gout, some talk about colchicine may have been helpful.
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08/13/2019

Excellent
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08/13/2019

Dr McConville is extremely good at his job.
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08/10/2019

Everything went well. But I am glad I did not have to see a "Midwife" as the problem was with my knee.
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08/05/2019

Dr. McConville and his team are amazing. I drive 1hr out of my way just to see them when needed.
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08/05/2019

Dr McConville provides the highest quality of care. He explains what he's doing, what the diagnoses means, rationale for treatment. He takes his time and answers all questions thoroughly and patiently.
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07/30/2019

I came here for a second opinion, as I was dissatisfied at my usual facility. Pleased with service and providers, staying here for this matter.
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07/30/2019

McConville was very good explaining, much better then the first doctor we saw in November
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07/29/2019

very satisfied with the doctor!!
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07/29/2019

good
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07/29/2019

After my visit, a friend recommended Dr. McConville. I feel I have the best physician there is.
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07/23/2019

verynice
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07/21/2019

This is my second surgery with Dr. McConville. I can't say enough. He is easy to talk to, is clearly one of the best in his profession (not just my opinion), and I feel comfortable and safe in his care.
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07/15/2019

wonderful
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Specializing In

Sports Medicine
Joint Replacement
Arthroscopy
Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
Shoulder and Knee Arthroscopy

Medical Degree

Tufts University, Boston, MA

Internship

New England Deaconess Hospital / Harvard Surgical Service
Boston, MA

Research Associate

Tufts-New England Medical Center, Department of Sports Medicine

Residency

Tufts –New England Medical Center
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Boston, MA

Chief Residency

Reconstructive Surgery/Total Joint Replacement
New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, MA

Military Service

Chief, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Director, Sports Medicine Services
Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas

Shoulder/Elbow Surgery and Sports Medicine Fellowship

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

South Shore Hospital, South Weymouth, MA – Active Staff
New England Baptist, Boston, MA – Active Staff

Academic Appointment

Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Tufts University School of Medicine
New England Medical Center
New England Baptist Hospital
Subspecialty Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine

Professional Memberships

MOA Massachusetts Orthopedic Association – Board of Directors, 2002-07
AANA Arthroscopy Association of North America – 1997-current
AAOS American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons – 1997-current
SOMOS Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons – 1995-96
Associate Master Instructor, Arthroscopic Knee and Shoulder Surgery, Arthroscopy of North America

Community Activities

Team Physician, Weymouth High School
Hingham Little League, Board of Directors

Awards Received

Arthroscopy Association of North America Resident/Fellow Award – Eleventh Annual Meeting,
Boston, Massachusetts, 1992
Eastern Orthopedic Association – Resident/Fellow Award, Twenty-third Annual Meeting, Dorado,
Puerto Rico, 1992
President, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Tufts University, 1985-86

Publications

Owen R. McConville, MD, Arthur J. Bowman, MD, Richard M. Kilfoyle, MD, John F. McConville, M.D.,
and Richard A. Mayo, MD. Bipolar hemiarthroplasty in degenerative arthritis. Clin. Orthop. 253:67,
1990.

McConville, OR, Kipnis, JM, and Richmond, JR – The Effect of Meniscal Status on Knee Stability
and Function after ACL Reconstruction. Arthroscopy 1993;9(4):431-439.

Richmond, JR, Manseau, CJ, Patz, R, and McConville, OR – Anterior Cruciate Reconstruction
using a Dacron Ligament Prosthesis. Am J Sports Med 20:24-28, 1992.

Nabors, ED, Richmond, JR, Vannah, WM, and McConville, OR – Anterior Cruciate Ligament Graft
Tensioning in Full Extension. Am J Sports Med 23:488-492. 1995

McConville OR and Iannotti, JP – Partial Thickness Tears of the Rotator Cuff, Evaluation and
Management. Journal of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. 7:32-43. Jan/Feb 1999.

McConville, OR – Total Hip Replacement. In: Nesathurai, S. and Blaustein, D., editors. Essentials
of Inpatient Rehabilitation. Blackwell Science, 2001.