TSRHC

Hip Disorders

 

Hip Disorders
 

J.A. “Tony” Herring, M.D.

Chief of Staff Emeritus

Chief of Staff Emeritus

Office

(214) 559-7556 or

(800) 421-1121, ext. 7556

Nurse Coordinator

(214) 559-7547 or

(800) 421-1121, ext. 7547

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J.A. “Tony” Herring, M.D.

Dr. Tony Herring has served as chief of staff at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children since 1978. He is the third physician in the history of the hospital to serve in this position. Dr. Herring is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of The University of Texas at Austin and an honor graduate of Baylor University College of Medicine. He completed his internship in straight medicine at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston and a surgical research fellowship at Harvard University. Dr. Herring also completed his junior residency in surgery and his residency in orthopaedic surgery in the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program. He completed the Berg Sloat Traveling Fellowship in 1975. Dr. Herring is a professor in the department of orthopaedic surgery at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas and is an associate staff member at Children’s Medical Center Dallas and consulting physician at Parkland Memorial Hospital. Dr. Herring has served as chairman of the Pediatric Committee of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and president of the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America. He is an associate editor for the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Harry K. W. Kim, M.D., M.S., FRCSC

Director of Research and Director of Center for Excellence in Hip Disorders

Director of Research and Director of Center for Excellence in Hip Disorders

Office

(214) 559-7877 or

(800) 421-1121, ext. 7877

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Harry K. W. Kim, M.D., M.S., FRCSC

Current Positions:
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon  
Director of the Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Center for Musculoskeletal Research, TSRHC
Director for the Center for Excellence in Hip Disorders, TSRHC
Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical School
Lead Organizer, International Perthes Study Group

Previous Positions:
Medical Staff and Assistant Chief of Staff at the Shriners Hospital for Children in Tampa, Florida 

Education:
Medical Degree at McGill University, Montreal, Canada (Graduated as University Scholar, top 10%)
Orthopaedic Residency, University of Toronto
Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship, Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto
Master of Science, University of Toronto

Clinical Expertise: 
Legg-Calvé-Perthes Disease, Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip, and Other Hip Disorders

Achievements: 
Arthur Huene Memorial Award for Excellence and Promise in Pediatric Orthopaedics
Six Best Basic Scientific Paper Awards from the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America.
Selected as one of the Best Doctors in America 2006- present  

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David A. Podeszwa, M.D.

Staff Orthopaedist

Staff Orthopaedist

Office

(214) 456-7697

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David A. Podeszwa, M.D.

Dr. David Podeszwa is a staff orthopaedist at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. A native of Detroit, Michigan, he attended the University of Michigan and earned his medical degree at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. Dr. Podeszwa completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Wayne State University School of Medicine and completed an AO ASIF International Fellowship in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Bern, Inselspital. Dr. Podeszwa completed the Dorothy and Bryant Edwards Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedics and Scoliosis at TSRHC in 2001 under the direction of Dr. Tony Herring. He is an associate professor in the department of orthopaedics at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas and on the medical staff of Children’s Medical Center Dallas. Before coming to TSRHC, Dr. Podeszwa was an active staff member in the department of orthopaedic surgery at Children's Hospital of Michigan. He is a member of the AO ASIF Alumni Association and a member of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.  He is also a reviewer for Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research and the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.  

Brandon Ramo, M.D.

Staff Orthopaedist

Staff Orthopaedist

Office

(214) 559-8471 or

(800) 421-1121, ext. 8471

Nurse Coordinator

(214) 559-7433 or

(800) 421-1121, ext. 7433

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Brandon Ramo, M.D.

Dr. Brandon Ramo is a staff orthopaedist at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. Dr. Ramo graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Georgia in Athens, GA, and received his medical doctorate from Washington University in Saint Louis, MO. He completed both his internship in general surgery and residency in orthopaedic surgery at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN.  Dr. Ramo also completed the Dorothy and Bryant Edwards Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedics at TSRHC in 2011 where he received the T. Boone Pickens Annual Fellows Spine Research Award. He is currently on the medical staff of Children’s Medical Center Dallas and is assistant professor in the department of orthopaedic surgery at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Dr. Ramo is a candidate member of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Karl E. Rathjen, M.D.

Staff Orthopaedist; Director of Pediatric Orthopaedic Services, Children's Medical Center; President, TSRHC Foundation

Staff Orthopaedist; Director of Pediatric Orthopaedic Services, Children's Medical Center; President, TSRHC Foundation

Office

(214) 559-7556 or

(800) 421-1121, ext. 7556

Nurse Coordinator

(214) 559- 8318 or

(800) 421-1121, ext. 8318

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Karl E. Rathjen, M.D.

Dr. Karl Rathjen is a staff orthopaedist at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. He is an honor graduate of The University of Texas at Austin and received his medical degree from The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Dr. Rathjen completed his general surgery internship and his orthopaedic surgery residency at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. He completed his fellowship in pediatric orthopaedic surgery at Children’s Hospital San Diego. Dr. Rathjen is a professor in the department of orthopaedic surgery at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas and Division Director of Pediatric Orthopaedic Services, Children's Medical Center Dallas. Dr. Rathjen is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; the American Medical Association; the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine; the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America; the Texas Orthopaedic Association; and the Scoliosis Research Society.  Dr. Rathjen has served as Associate Editor, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research since 2008 and is a Consultant Reviewer for the Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics and Spine.