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Todd Blumberg, MD

Todd Blumberg, MD

Orthopedics

On staff since September 2017

    • DeFrancesco CJ, Blumberg TJ, Chauvin NA, Sankar WN
      An improved method for measuring hip abduction in spica after surgical reduction for developmental dysplasia of the hip.
      28904633 Journal of children's orthopaedics , 2017 Aug. 1 : 11(4)277-283 PMCID: PMC5584496
    • Blumberg TJ, Woelber E, Bellabarba C, Bransford R, Spina N
      Predictors of increased cost and length of stay in the treatment of postoperative spine surgical site infection.
      28739477 The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society , 2017 July 21
    • Blumberg TJ, Bremjit P, Bompadre V, Steinman S
      Forearm Fixation is Not Necessary in the Treatment of Pediatric Floating Elbow.
      27203822 Journal of pediatric orthopedics , 2016 May 19
    • Thomas JG, Hwang SW, Blumberg TJ, Whitehead WE, Curry DJ, Luerssen TG, Jea A
      Correlation between shunt series and scoliosis radiographs in children with myelomeningoceles.
      22978435 Journal of neurosurgery. Spine , 2012 Nov. : 17(5)410-4
    • Hwang SW, Thomas JG, Blumberg TJ, Whitehead WE, Curry DJ, Dauser RC, Luerssen TG, Jea A
      Kyphectomy in patients with myelomeningocele treated with pedicle screw-only constructs: case reports and review.
      21721891 Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics , 2011 July : 8(1)63-70
    • Blumberg TJ, Natoli RM, Athanasiou KA
      Effects of doxycycline on articular cartilage GAG release and mechanical properties following impact.
      18183627 Biotechnology and bioengineering , 2008 June 15 : 100(3)506-15
    • Hayman DM, Blumberg TJ, Scott CC, Athanasiou KA
      The effects of isolation on chondrocyte gene expression.
      16995790 Tissue engineering , 2006 Sept. : 12(9)2573-81
  • Presentations Title Event Location Date
    Age at reduction a significant risk factor for pelvic osteotomy in developmental hip dysplasia Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America Indianapolis, IN April 2016
    Correlation between Shunt Series and Scoliosis radiographs: can shunt series radiographs be used to reliably screen for scoliosis? IMAST 2011 Copenhagen, Denmark

Overview

Medical/Professional School

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston

Residency

Orthopedic Surgery, University of Washington/Harborview Medical Center, Seattle

Fellowship

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia

Clinical Interests

Scoliosis in adolescents, Non-surgical scoliosis treatment - including Schroth Method and bracing, Kyphosis, Early onset scoliosis treatment including Mehta casting, VEPTR, and magnetic growing rods. Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH), Perthes disease, Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE), Trauma and Fractures, Hip and spine disorders in cerebral palsy.