Publications/Research

Book-CoverDr. O’Neill has published multiple research papers in both sport psychology and sports medicine journals. He has written numerous articles and has contributed his expertise to a variety of newspapers, magazines, websites, and radio interviews. He has written chapters for medical texts, including the Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine and Care of the Mature Athlete. His book, Knee Surgery: The Essential Guide to Total Knee Recovery, is widely available in bookstores and on Amazon and Barnes & Noble websites.

  1. O’Neill DF, Marsden, CN. The Effect of 3D Video Training on Confidence & Performance. Publication pending.
  2. O’Neill DF, Thomas CW. Less is More: Limiting Narcotic Prescription Quantities for Common Orthopaedic Procedures. The Physician and Sports Med Journal. Awaiting Publication, Nov 2014.
  3. O’Neill, DF. Multiple citations on www.oprah.com/health. 2013-Present.
  4. O’Neill, DF, McKeon, BP, Miller, SL, Zaichkowsky, L. Nexus of psychological and physical health impacts surgical performance, training. Ortho Today. May 2012.
  5. O’Neill DF, Zaichkowsky L. Psychological Aspects of Injury and Rehabilitation. In: Micheli LJ, ed. Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc; 2011: 1168-1173.
  6. Zaichkowsky L, O’Neill DF. Biofeedback. In: Micheli LJ, ed. Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc; 2011: 162-164.
  7. O’Neill DF. The Psychology of the Aging Athlete.  In: Chen A, DiNubile NA, Hawkins RJ, Tokish JM, eds. Orthopaedic Care of the Mature Athlete. Rosemont, IL: American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons; 2011: 155-163.
  8. O’Neill DF. The Arthritic Patellofemoral Joint.  In: Chen A, DiNubile NA, Hawkins RJ, Tokish JM, eds. Orthopaedic Care of the Mature Athlete. Rosemont, IL: American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons; 2011: 433-447.
  9. Monthly Columnist for www.HealthCentral.com . Jan-Dec. 2010.
  10. O’Neill DF. Sport Psychology and Counseling: Aging Gracefully and Actively. Int J of Ath Ther & Train. 2009: 14:6.
  11. O’Neill DF. Knee Surgery: The Essential Guide to Total Knee Recovery. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press; 2008.
  12. O’Neill DF. Injury contagion in alpine ski racing: The effect of injury on teammates’ performance. J of Clin Sports Psych. 2008; 2:3.
  13. Mann BJ, Grana BA Indelicato PA, O’Neill DF, George SZ. A survey of sports medicine physicians regarding psychological issues in patient-athletes. Amer J of Sports Med. 2007;35: 2140-2147.
  14. O’Neill DF. Wrist injuries in guarded versus unguarded first-time snowboarders. Clin Orthop and Relat Res. 2003; 409:91: 5.
  15. O’Neill DF. Snowboarders brace for falls. BioMechanics. 2002.
  16. O’Neill DF. Return to function through aquatic therapy. Int J of Ath Ther & Train. 2000; 5: 14-16.
  17. O’Neill DF. The slippery slope of articular cartilage injury. Aqua Ther J. 1999.
  18. O’Neill DF, McGlone MR. Injury rates in first-time snowboarders versus first-time skiers. Amer J of Sports Med. 1999;27:94-97.
  19. O’Neill DF, James SL. Valgus osteotomy and anterior cruciate ligament laxity. Clin Orthop and Relat Res. 1992; 278.
  20. Singer KM, O’Neill DF. Update on elbow injuries in the young athlete. In: Grana WA, Lombardo JA, eds. Advances in Sports Medicine and Fitness. Mosby, Inc; 1990.
  21. O’Neill DF. Heterotopic bone formation. In: Dee R, Mango E, Hurst LC, eds. Principles of Orthopaedic Practices. McGraw-Hill; 1989.
  22. Articles published in Starting Gate Magazine, Ski Week Magazine, Evening Citizen Newspaper, Health Beat Newsletter. Newspaper citations in the NY Times, Foster’s Sunday Telegram, Record Citizen, Evening Citizen.