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Brian H. Mullis, M.D.

  Brian H. Mullis, M.D.

Chief of Orthopaedic Trauma Service

Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedics

Clinical Interests:

Orthopaedic trauma and post-traumatic complications with special
interest in pelvis and acetabulum fractures, peri-articular
fractures of both upper and lower extremity, bone healing,
nonunions, malunions, deformity and post-traumatic infections.

Research Interests: 

Timing of IV antibiotics following open fractures, IM nail vs.
locked plating for metapahyseal long bone fractures, use of BMP’s
in closed tibia fractures to accelerate healing, and hip
arthroscopy following hip dislocation.

Board Certification: 

Board Eligible: Passed Step 1 July 2005


MD: University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill,
North Carolina

Residency: University of North Carolina Department of
Orthopaedics, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Fellowship: Orthopaedic Trauma, Florida Orthopaedic Institute,
Tampa , Florida


Dr. Mullis is the author of several peer-reviewed journal articles
and numerous book chapters.

Honors, Awards and Recognitions:

Howard Rosen Award – AO junior faculty award elected by senior
faculty for Basic Residents Course, 2007

Current Academic Appointments:

2006 – Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic
Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis ,

2007 – Chief of Orthopaedic Trauma Service

Appointment Scheduling:


Department of Orthopaedic Surgery  • Indiana University
School of Medicine

541 Clinical Drive CL600 • Indianapolis, IN 46202 • (317)

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