Dr. Roger Widmann is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in New York, NY. Dr. Widmann specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system. As an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Widmann tends to bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Orthopaedic surgeons can specialize in certain areas like the hand, spine, hip, foot and ankle, shoulder and elbow or the knee.
Education and Training
Yale School of Medicine 1989
Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS
- Resection arthroplasty of the hip for patients with cerebral palsy: an outcome study.
- The limping child: evaluation and diagnosis.
- Clinical value of routine preoperative magnetic resonance imaging in adolescent
- Measurement variance in limb length discrepancy: clinical and radiographic assessment of interobserver and intraobserver variability.
- Reliability and accuracy of MRI scanogram in the evaluation of limb length discrepancy.
- The relationship between developmental dysplasia of the hip and congenital muscular torticollis.
- Arthroscopic treatment of symptomatic discoid meniscus in children: classification, technique, and results.
- Traumatic segmental bone loss in a pediatric patient treated with bifocal bone transport.
- Juvenile dermatomyositis with bilateral progressive knee flexion contracture.
- Advances in management of limb length discrepancy and lower limb deformity.
- Arthrofibrosis of the knee after tibial spine fracture in children: a report of two complicated cases.
- Update on the management of idiopathic scoliosis.
- A modification of Klein's Line to improve sensitivity of the anterior-posterior radiograph in slipped capital femoral epiphysis.
- Humeral lengthening and deformity correction with the multiaxial correction system.
- Orthopaedic aspects of neurofibromatosis: update.
- Surgical epiphysiodesis indications and techniques: update.
- Long-term outcomes after posterior spine fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
- Return to athletic activity after posterior spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: analysis of independent predictors.
- ACR Appropriateness Criteria® limping child--ages 0 to 5 years.
- Growth Arrest Following ACL Reconstruction With Hamstring Autograft in Skeletally Immature Patients: A Review of 4 Cases.
- ACR Appropriateness Criteria Suspected Physical Abuse-Child.
- Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: Update on Bracing, Surgical Techniques, and
- Percutaneous Epiphysiodesis Using Transphyseal Screws: a Case Series Demonstrating High Efficacy.
- Birth Defects
- Abnormal Gait
- Massachusetts General Hospital 1994
- Children's Hospital Boston, Boston 1995
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