David A. Podeszwa, M.D., pediatric orthopedic surgeon and clinical director of Center for Excellence in Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction at Scottish Rite for Children

David A. Podeszwa, M.D.

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon

David A. Podeszwa, M.D., is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon and clinical director of the Center for Excellence in Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction at Scottish Rite for Children. He sees patients at our Dallas and Frisco campuses. 

Specialties:

  • Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction
  • Hip Disorders

  • Scottish Rite for Children 
  • Children’s Health Dallas
  • 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

  • Scottish Rite 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

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

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2003

  • 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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