Deborah M. Eastwood, MB, ChB, FRCS

Contact Information

  • Name: Deborah M. Eastwood
  • Degree: MB, ChB, FRCS
  • Title / Position: Attending Physician
  • Place of Employment / Office Name: Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital
  • Street Address: Great Ormond Street
  • City: London
  • Zip/Postal code: WC1N 3JH
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Office phone number: 44 207 405 920 ext 8240
  • Office fax number: 44 207 267 9326
  • Medical or Surgical Specialty: Pediatric Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Education and Memberships

  • Medical School: University of Birmingham, UK
  • Residency: Birmingham and Bristol Progrrammes, UK
  • Fellowship training:

    Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne

  • Society Memberships (list up to four only):
    • British Society for Children’s Orthopaedic Surgery
    • European Pediatric Orthopaedic Society (President 2013-2014)
    • British Orthopaedic Association
  • Specific training in hip dysplasia:

    Consult practice for > 15 years and attendance at appropriate courses/meetings.

  • Academic contributions for DDH research or education including publications:
    • Laborie LB, Engesæter IØ, Lehmann TG, Eastwood DM, Engesæter LB, Rosendahl K. Screening strategies for hip dysplasia: long-term outcome of a randomized controlled trial.Pediatrics. 2013 Sep;132(3):492-501.
    • Sanghrajka AP, Murnaghan CF, Shekkeris A, Eastwood DM. Open reduction for developmental dysplasia of the hip: failures of screening or failures of treatment? Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2013 Mar;95(2):113-7.
    • Sewell MD, Eastwood DM. Screening and treatment in developmental dysplasia of the hip-where do we go from here? Int Orthop. 2011 Sep;35(9):1359-67.
    • Eastwood DM, de Gheldere A. Clinical examination for developmental dysplasia of the hip in neonates: how to stay out of trouble. BMJ. 2010 May 12;340:c1965.
    • Sewell MD, Rosendahl K, Eastwood DM. Developmental dysplasia of the hip. BMJ. 2009 Nov 24;339:b4454
  • Optional Personal Statement: IHDI commentary: Dr. Eastwood is a distinguished pediatric orthopedic surgeon who has contributed to our knowledge of hip dysplasia. She has served in many capacities, including a term as President of the European Pediatric Orthopaedic Society. We are pleased to count Dr. Eastwood as an IHDI Physician contributor.

Practice Information

  • Age groups you are accepting new hip dysplasia patients: Infants and children, Adolescents
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