Selene Parekh joined the North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic and Duke Orthopaedics in 2009, where he is an Associate Professor of Surgery in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is also an Adjunct Faculty Member at Duke’s Fuqua Business School. As graduate of the Boston University School of Medicine, Dr. Parekh completed his Internship, Residency, and a Fellowship in foot and ankle surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to graduating from medical school, Dr. Parekh completed a Master degree in business administration (MBA). This was supplemented by a one-year Healthcare Entrepreneurship Fellowship at the Wharton School of Business. His experiences led to the development of the Business of Orthopaedics Conference, the first of its kind in the United States. Dr. Parekh’s research and clinical interests include total ankle replacements, foot and ankle injuries of athletes, minimally invasive foot and ankle trauma surgery, tendon injuries of the foot and ankle, and the adoption and development of novel technologies in foot and ankle surgery. He has been an active speaker at regional, national, and international meetings, helping to teach other orthopaedic surgeons about best practices and novel techniques for the care of foot and ankle patients. Dr. Parekh has been recognized as one of North Carolina’s Best Doctors in 2009, 2010, and 2011.
Biography Updated on 1 August 2012