Brandon A. Ramo, M.D., Chief Quality Officer at Scottish Rite for Children

Brandon A. Ramo, M.D.

Chief Quality Officer

Brandon A. Ramo, M.D., is the Chief Quality Officer and a pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Scottish Rite for Children. He sees patients at our Dallas and Frisco campuses. 


  • Scoliosis and Spine Disorders
  • Early Onset Scoliosis
  • Pediatric Operative Fracture Management
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta

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  • Scottish Rite for Children 
  • Children’s Health Dallas
  • Cook Children’s Medical Center - Prosper
  • Texas Health Resources


  • University of Georgia, B.S.
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine


  • Vanderbilt University General Surgery Internship
  • Vanderbilt University Orthopaedic Surgery


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

  • Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF), Translating Genomics into Early Onset Scoliosis Clinical Care, July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2023, $240,000.  
    Co-PI: Carol Wise, Ph.D., and Brandon Ramo, M.D. Co-Investigators: Behrooz Akbarnia M.D., Charles Johnston, M.D., Amy L. McIntosh, M.D.
  • Angela S. M. Kuo Award, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America Grant, 2018 Recipient for “Health Related Quality of Life Outcomes in Patients with Early Onset Scoliosis”
  • Examinging Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQOL)
  • D Magazine Best Doctors in Dallas, Pediatric Orthopaedics, 2017, 2020, 2021, 2022
  • Clinical Awards Paper Nominee: Radiographic, Pulmonary and Clinical Outcomes with Halo Gravity Traction. EPOSNA Annual Meeting, Barcelona, Spain, May 2-6, 2017
  • SRS Hibbs Clinical Research Awards Paper Nominee: Repeat Surgical Intervention Following Definitive Instrumentation and Fusion for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: a 25 Year Update. 50th SRS Annual Meeting & Course, Minneapolis, MN, Sept 30 – Oct 3, 2015
  • Clinical Awards Paper Nominee: Intramedullary Nailing Of Femur Fractures In Preschool Age Children Does Not Improve Radiographic Outcomes Vs. Immediate Spica Casting But Does Increase Intervention. POSNA Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, April 30-May 2, 2015
  • Boone Pickens Annual Spine Research Award, 2011
  • University of Georgia, summa cum laude graduate with Highest Honors 

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2014

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, active member 
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, active member 
  • Scoliosis Research Society, candidate member 
  • Tachdjian’s Pediatric Orthopaedics, Fifth Edition, contributing author 
Society Committee Membership
  • QSVI Committee, Spine Sub-Section, POSNA 2018-2020
  • History and Archives Committee, POSNA, 2015-2019
  • Patient Education Committee, SRS, 2017-2018
  • History and Archives Committee, Chair, POSNA 2016-2018
  • Pediatric Spine Study Group, Quality Saftey Value, RIG Leader

Editorial Board Member or Reviewer
  • Reviewer: Journal of Childrens Orthopaedics; 2019 – present, Editorial Board Member 2021-present
  • Reviewer: Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedics, 2016 – present
  • Reviewer: Bone and Joint Journal, 2021
  • Reviewer: Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics-B, 2019 – present
  • Reviewer: Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics; 2015 - present

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