David A. Podeszwa, M.D., Co-director of Center for Excellence in Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

David A. Podeszwa, M.D.

Co-director of Center for Excellence in Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction

David A. Podeszwa, M.D., is a staff orthopedist and co-director of the hospital’s Center for Excellence in Limb Lengthening.

Specialties:

  • Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction
  • Other Hip Disorders

  • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital 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

  • 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

  • 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