Kenneth E. Stephens, PhD., D.O.

    
Kenneth E. Stephens, PhD., D.O.
 
 

Kenneth E. Stephens is board certified in osteopathic medicine and surgery, specializing in hand and upper extremity orthopedic conditions. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Toronto in 1972. He received his Master and Ph.D. from Michigan State University in 1979 and 1982 respectively. He graduated from the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Michigan State University in 1988. After graduation from Michigan State University he served his internship at Mt. Clemens General Hospital. He completed his residency at Mt. Clemens Hospital. He completed a fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity at the University of Chicago Hospital in 1994.

Dr. Stephens has authored many publications, articles, and abstracts.

He is married and resides in Okemos.

 


Office Location(s):

MID-MICHIGAN ORTHOPAEDIC INSTITUTE - East Lansing


830 West Lake Lansing Road
Suite 190
East Lansing, Michigan   48823
Location Phone: (517)333-3777
Location Fax: (517)203-3956

My Phone: 517-333-3777
Fax: 517-203-3956

Undergraduate Education:
B.P.H.E. - Physical and Health Education : 1972
Medical Education:
D.O. - Osteopathic Medicine : 1988
Graduate School Education:
Ph.D. - Exercise Physiology and Anatomy : 1982
M.A. - Exercise Physiology : 1979

Residency:
Orthopedics : 1993

Fellowship:
Hand and Upper Extremity : 1994

Academic Appointments:

1994-current     Associate Clinical Professor, Division of Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery,                      College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University.

1988-1994         Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University.

1985-1988         Research Assistant, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University.

1984-1985         Instructor, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University.

1983-1984         Assistant Professor, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University.

1981-1984         Director, Center for Elite Athletes, Michigan State University.

1981-1983         Specialist, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University.

1978-1981         Research Assistance, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University.

1975-1981         Research and Graduate Assistant (Teaching), Anatomy and Biomechanics Departments,

College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University.

1975-1976         Graduate Assistance (Teaching), Department of Health and Physical Education, College               of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University.


Honors and Awards:
Dorothy V. Kraft Scholarship - Mt. Clemens General Hospital : 1992
Research Scholarship : 1981
Michigan State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Publications:

Books

 

Training Techniques for Ice Hockey.  In preparation.

 

Waterskiing.  McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, 1972.

 

Canadian Water Ski Instructors= Manual.  Sport Ontario, 1972.

 

Journal Articles and Book Chapters

 

Stephens, K.E., Ross, R., and Meisel, R.:   Anomalous Radial Artery Distribution to the Hand.  For submission to the Journal of Hand surgery.  1995.

 

Stephens, K.E., Kurowski, T., and Anderson, D.:   Alterations in Serum Alkaline Phosphatase Levels in Prepubertal and Pubertal Athletes.  For submission to the Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, 1995.

 

Stephens, K.E., Kurowski, T., and Jakubiak, D.:   Isokinetic Evaluation of Elite Age Group Distance Runners.  For submission to the American Journal of Sports Medicine.  1995.

 

Downs, J.R., Stephens, K. E., Van Huss, W.D., Seefeldt, V., and Anderson D.: Physiological Testing of  Senior Elite Athletes.  Journal of Osteopathic Sports Medicine. 1(1):16-18, 1987.

 

Van Huss, W.D., Evans, S., Kurowski, T., Anderson D., Allon, R. And Stephens, K.E.:   Physiological

Characteristics of Male and Female Age-Group Runners.  CIC Symposium Proceedings.  Champaign, IL:Human Kinetics Publishers, 1987.

 

Downs, J.R., Stephens, K.E., and Kimball, R.G.:   Serum Alkaline Phosphatase in Young Runners.  In D. Gould and M. Weiss (Eds.), The 1984 Olympic Scientific Congress Proceedings.  10:255-258, Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics Publishers, 1986.

 

Van Huss, W.D., Stephens, K.E., Vogel, P., Anderson, D.,  Kurowski, T.,   Janes, J., and  Fitzgerald, C.: Physiological and Perceptual Responses of Elite Age-Group Distance Runner during Progressive Intermittent  Work to Exhaustion.  In D. Gould and M. Weiss (Eds.), The 1984 Olympic Scientific Congress Proceedings, 10: 239-246, Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics Publishers, 1986.

 

Stephens, K.E., Van Huss, W.D., Olson, H.W., and Montoye, H.J.:   The Longevity, Morbidity, and Physical fitness of Former Athletes - An Update.  In H. M. Eckert and J. J. Montoye (Eds.), Exercise and Health, American Academy of Physical Education Papers, 17:101-110, Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics Publishers, 1984.

 

Tweedle, C. D. and  Stephens, K. E.:   Development  of Complexity  in  Motor  Nerve  Endings at the Rat Neuromuscular Junctions.  Neuroscience, 6:81657-1662, 1981.

 

Olson, H.W., Montoye, J.J. Sprague, H., Stephens, K.E. and Van Huss, W.D.: The Longevity and  Morbidity of College Athletes.  The Physician and Sports Medicine, 6:8:62, 1978.

 

 

Abstracts

 

Downs, J.R. and Stephens, K.E.:   Transcutaneous Oxygen Monitoring during Maximal Stress Testing of  Elite Ice Hockey Players.  Workshop on Blood Gas Sensor and Measurement Technology Abstracts, May1982.

 

Stephens, K.E. and Tweedle, C.D.:   Maturation Changes in Motor Nerve Endings in Normal and Exercised Rats.  Society for Neuroscience Abstracts.  7:770, 1981.

 

Stephens, K.E., Tweedle, C.D., and Roy, R. R.:   Alterations in Motor Endplate Morphology in Fast - and Slow-Twitch   Muscle and Maturation  and Endurance  Exercises.   Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, 80:3:117, 1980.

 

Stephens, K. E., Tweedle, C. D., and  Roy, R. R.:   Motor  Endplate  Morphology  in  Normal,  Aged, and Exercised Rats.   Federation Proceedings, 37:3:650, 1978.


Ho, K.W., Tweedle, C.D., Stephens, K.E., Roy, R.R., Heusner, W.W., and Van Huss, W.D.: Muscle Fiber Splitting and Exercise in Rats.  Federation Proceedings, 37:3:786, 1978.

 

Roy, R. R., Tweedle, C. D., Stephens, K. E., and Ho, K. W.: Alterations in Terminal Innervation Ratios in Sprint and Endurance Trained Rats.   Medicine and Science in Sports.  10:1:67,