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Tyler Steven Pidgeon

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery
1545 Orchard Villas Avenue, Apex, NC 27502

Selected Grants


A Multi-Center Prospective Registry to Evaluate the Continued Safety and Effectiveness of Hand and Wrist Products

Clinical TrialPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Arthrex, Inc · 2023 - 2028

Next-gen stealth polymer for biofilm-resistant orthopedic implant coatings

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand · 2023 - 2024

A Biomechanical Evaluation of Nitinol Memory Staple Augmentation for Internal Fixation of Transverse Humeral Shaft Fractures

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by Piedmont Orthopedic Foundation · 2021 - 2023

Biomechanical Comparison of Single vs Dual Divergent Trajectory Suture Button Suspension for Thumb Carpometacarpal Joint Arthroplasty

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Piedmont Orthopedic Foundation · 2021 - 2022

A Multi-Center Prospective Registry to Evaluate the Continued Safety and Effectiveness of Hand and Wrist Products

Clinical TrialPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Arthrex, Inc · 2023 - 2028

Next-gen stealth polymer for biofilm-resistant orthopedic implant coatings

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand · 2023 - 2024

A Biomechanical Evaluation of Nitinol Memory Staple Augmentation for Internal Fixation of Transverse Humeral Shaft Fractures

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by Piedmont Orthopedic Foundation · 2021 - 2023

Biomechanical Comparison of Single vs Dual Divergent Trajectory Suture Button Suspension for Thumb Carpometacarpal Joint Arthroplasty

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Piedmont Orthopedic Foundation · 2021 - 2022

Protocol #1 Distal Ulna Fractures plated with Acumed Acu-Loc ulna plate

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Acumed · 2020 - 2021

Protocol #4 New Elbow fracture pattern - Shear fracture of the lateral condyle with elbow dislocation

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Acumed · 2020 - 2021

Protocol #3 Intrascaphoid angle at healing with percutaneous approach

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Acumed · 2020 - 2021

How Much Should Hand Surgery Cost: The Patient Perspective

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Piedmont Orthopedic Foundation · 2020 - 2021

External Relationships


  • Arthrex, Inc.
  • Integra LifeSciences Holding Corp.
  • Medartis
  • QPix
  • Subchondral Solutions
  • Arthrex, Inc.
  • Integra LifeSciences Holding Corp.
  • Medartis
  • QPix
  • Subchondral Solutions
  • Tissium
  • restor3D

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