Dr. Suken A. Shah MD
Sports Medicine Specialist (Pediatric) | Sports MedicineA. I. Dupont Hospital For Children 1600 Rockland Road Wilmington DE, 19803
Dr. Suken Shah is a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner in Wilmington, DE. As a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner, Dr. Shah is trained to assess, diagnose, prevent, and treat sports injuries in patients of all ages, and refer those patients to further services if needed. Sports Medicine Family Practitioners must complete specialized training in order to help each patient maximize function and improve quality of life.
Education and Training
Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 1994
Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS
- Acquired atlantoaxial instability in children with spastic cerebral palsy.
- The duPont kyphosis brace for the treatment of adolescent Scheuermann kyphosis.
- Tension-sided femoral neck stress fracture in a skeletally immature patient. A
- Lumbar spondylolysis in pediatric and adolescent soccer players.
- Low back pain in pediatric athletes with unilateral tracer uptake at the pars interarticularis on single photon emission computed tomography.
- Dynamic scapholunate dissociation in a child.
- Elastic intramedullary nails.
- Derotation of the spine.
- Growing rods for spinal deformity: characterizing consensus and variation in current use.
- Minimizing complications with single submuscular growing rods: a review of technique and results on 88 patients with minimum two-year follow-up.
- Osteochondrosis: common causes of pain in growing bones.
- In vivo distraction force and length measurements of growing rods: which factors influence the ability to lengthen?
- Growing rod fractures: risk factors and opportunities for prevention.
- Effectiveness and safety of posterior titanium instrumentation in children with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a prospective study.
- Outcomes of posterior titanium spinal instrumentation in neuromuscular scoliosis patients.
- Thos Jefferson Univ Hosp, Orthopedic Surgery
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