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Anthony I. Riccio, M.D.

Staff Orthopaedist


(214) 456-7697

Biographical Summary

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Anthony I. Riccio is a staff orthopaedic surgeon at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children.  He attended Dartmouth College and earned his medical degree at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. Dr. Riccio completed a general surgery internship at National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. and completed the Dorothy and Bryant Edwards Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedics and Scoliosis at TSRHC in 2006 under the direction of Dr. Tony Herring. Following fellowship, Dr. Riccio was commissioned as a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy Medical Corps and was stationed at Naval Medical Center San Diego where he served as Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program Director and Director of Pediatric Orthopaedics and Scoliosis Surgery. He received the Navy and Marine Corps Meritorious Service Medal, the David J. Czertak Orthopaedic Surgery Academic Teaching Award, Allshouse Jones Department of Pediatrics Teacher of the Year Award and the Gerald W. Cady Orthopaedic Research Award. He also serves as Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences. Dr. Riccio is a faculty member of the UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas and is on the medical staff of Childrens Medical Center Dallas. Dr. Riccio is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is an active member of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons.