- Author:Maggie Kolb
Martha Murray, MD, is an orthopaedic surgeon at Boston Children’s Hospital. She has developed a novel technique of ACL repair which utilizes a bridge-enhanced scaffold to stimulate healing of the ligament instead of the traditional harvesting of a graft of tendon to replace the torn ACL. She was named one of Fast Company’s Top 100 Most Creative People in Business in 2015, as well as being featured in Stephen Hawking’s Brave New World Series for this bench-to-bedside work. Martha has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Delaware, a MS in Engineering from Stanford, andreceived her MD from the University of Pennsylvania prior to completing residencies and fellowships at Harvard Medical School.