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.

Academic Affiliation:
• The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Professor

Affiliations:
• Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
• Children’s Health
• Parkland Health & Hospital System
• UT Southwestern University Hospital – St. Paul

Education:
• The University of Texas Phi Beta Kappa
• Baylor University College of Medicine Alpha Omega Alpha

Internship:
• Peter Bent Brigham Hospital – Boston Straight Medicine

Residency:
• Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Program – Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowships:
• Harvard University Surgical Research
• Berg Sloat Traveling Fellowship, 1975

Honors and Awards:
• Arthur H. Huene Memorial Award Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
• “Best Doctors in America” American Health, March 1996
• Russell S. Hibbs Award for clinical research Scoliosis Research Society
• Anson Jones Award for outstanding societal contributions Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation, Inc.
• Benjamin Rush Award American Medical Association
• Award for Distinguished Achievement Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
• Stuart L. Weinstein Clinical Scientific Paper Award, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, 2010
• AAOS Acheivement Award, 2012

Board Certification:
• American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1974

Professional Associations/Affiliations: • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Pediatric Committee, chairman, 1988-1992 Publications Committee, 1998-2000 • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America Board of Directors, 1988-1997 2nd vice president, 1991-1992 1st vice president, 1992-1993 president, 1993-1994 Long Range Planning Committee Fellowship Training/Qualifications for Practice Ad Hoc Committee, 2010-Present • Scoliosis Research Society Instrumentation Committee chairman, 1980-1981 board of directors, 1992-1994 Research Coordinating Committee, 1998-2001, chairman, 2001 Research Task Force Committee, chairman, 2002 Etiology Committee, 2002- Present Subspecialty Certification Task Force, 2002 • Dallas County Medical Society • Texas Medical Association • American Orthopaedic Association • Pedicatric Orthopaedic Study Group • Tachdjian’s Pediatric Orthopaedics, Third, Fourth and Fifth Editions, editor • Spine, editorial board • Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, editorial board • The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, reviewer

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Karl E. Rathjen, M.D.

Assistant Chief of Staff; Director of Pediatric Orthopaedic Services, Children's Health℠; President, TSRHC Foundation

Assistant Chief of Staff; Director of Pediatric Orthopaedic Services, Children's Health℠; 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 assistant chief of staff at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. 

Academic Affiliation:
• The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Professor

Affiliations:
• Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
• Texas Scottish Rite Foundation President
• Children’s Health Dallas, Division Director of Pediatric Orthopaedic Services
• Parkland Health & Hospital System

Education:
• The University of Texas, Tau Beta Pi
• The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Alpha Omega Alpha

Internship:
• The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center General Surgery

Residency:
• The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowship:
• Children’s Hospital of San Diego University of California, San Diego Pediatric Orthopaedics

Honors and Awards:
• Alpha Omega Alpha, 1989
• University of Texas College of Engineering, Outstanding Student, Runner-Up, 1986
• University of Texas Cactus Yearbook Goodfellow, 1986
• Phi Gamma Delta Educational Foundation Graduate Fellowship, 1986

Board Certification:
• American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1998, Recertified, 2005

Professional Associations/Affiliations:
•American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America Trauma Committee - 2004-2006 Advocacy Committee, 2008-2010 chair, 2010 COUR Committee, 2010-2011 Development Committee, 2011-Present chair, 2012 Quality, Value and Safety Committee, 2011-Present Public Education and Media Relations Committee, 2011-Present • Scoliosis Research Society Endowment Committee, 2008-Present Bylaws Committee, 2011-2012 chair-elect, 2013-2014 Morbidity and Mortality Committee, 2011-2012 • American Orthopaedic Association • The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeons Karl E. Rathjen, M.D. Staff Orthopaedist President of the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital Foundation Dr. Karl Rathjen and TSRHC patient Austin, age 11 of Southlake • Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Society of North America (ASAMI-NA) board of directors, 2010-Present • American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine • Pedatric Trauma Society, 2011-Present • Spina Bifida Association of America Professional Advisory Committee, 2003-2007 • Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, associate editor • Spine, consultant reviewer • Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, consultant reviewer • Tachdjian’s Pediatric Orthopaedics, Fifth Edition, contributing author • US News and World Report, America's Best Children's Hospitals, Member Orthopaedic Working Group 2010-2013

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Brandon Ramo, M.D.

Medical Director of Ambulatory Care

Medical Director of Ambulatory Care

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 and medical director of ambulatory care at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. 

Academic Affiliation:
• The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Assistant Professor

Affiliations:
• Children’s Health Dallas
• Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

Education:
• University of Georgia: B.S.
• Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine: M.D.

Internship:
• Vanderbilt University General Surgery Residency:
• Vanderbilt University Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowship:
• Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children Dorothy and Bryant Edwards Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedics

Board Certification:
• Board Eligible for American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2014

Professional Associations/Affiliations: • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Candidate Member • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, Candidate Member • Tachdjian’s Pediatric Orthopaedics, Fifth Editions, contributing author Honors and Awards: University of Georgia • Summa cum Laude graduate with Highest Honors • Phi Beta Kappa Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for ChildrenFellowship • Boone Pickens Annual Spine Research Award, 2011

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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. 

Academic Affiliation:
• The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Associate Professor

Affiliations:
• Children’s Health Dallas
• Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
• UT Southwestern University Hospital – St. Paul • Parkland Health & Hospital System

Education:
• University of Michigan – Ann Arbor
• Wayne State University School of Medicine

Internship:
• Wayne State University School of Medicine

Residency:
• Wayne State University School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowships:
• Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children Dorothy and Bryant Edwards Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedics and Scoliosis
• AO ASIF International Fellowship Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland, Professor Reinhold Ganz Hip Preserving Surgery

Honors and Awards:
• Richard Lamont Resident Award Excellence in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Wayne State University, 2000
• Raymond T. Morrissy Clinical Scientific Paper Award Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, Annual Meeting, 2007

Board Certification:
• American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2003

Professional Associations/Affiliations:
• AO ASIF, faculty • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, fellow • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, active member • Orthopaedic Trauma Association, active member • Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, active member • Texas Orthopaedic Association • Dallas County Medical Society • AO ASIF Alumni Association • Wayne State University School of Medicine Alumni Association • Tachdjian’s Pediatric Orthopaedic, Fifth Edition, contributing author

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