Travis H. Matheney, MD, MLA

Contact Information

  • Name: Travis H. Matheney
  • Degree: MD, MLA
  • Title / Position: Assistant Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery / IHDI Medical Advisory Board Member
  • Place of Employment / Office Name: Boston Children's Hospital
  • Street Address: 300 Longwood Avenue
  • City: Boston
  • State/Province: Massachusetts
  • Zip/Postal code: 02115
  • Country: United States
  • Office phone number: 617.355.8346
  • Office fax number: 617.730.0321
  • Medical or Surgical Specialty: Pediatric Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Education and Memberships

  • Medical School: Dartmouth Medical School
  • Residency: Mass General Hospital, Harvard Combined Residency Program
  • Fellowship training:

    Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Boston Children’s Hospital, Zimbler Pediatric Orhtopaedic Traveling Fellow Australia and New Zealand

  • Certifications:

    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Society Memberships (list up to four only):
    • Pediatric Orttopaedic Society of North America
    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • Academic contributions for DDH research or education including publications:
    • Rebello G, Zilkens C, Dudda M, Matheney T, Kim YJ. Triple pelvic osteotomy in complex hip dysplasia seen in neuromuscular and teratologic conditions. J Ped Ortho. 2009 Sep;29(6):527-34.
    • Matheney TH, Kim YJ, Zurakowski D, Matero C, Millis MB. Mid- to long-term results following bernese periacetabular osteotomy and predictors of clinical outcomes. J Bone Joint Surg. 2009;91:2113-23.
    • Jäger M, Behringer M, Zilkens C, Matheney T, Krauspe R. Initial increased wear debris of XLPE-A(2)0 (3) bearing in total hip arthroplasties. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2010 Mar 21. [EPub ahead of print]
    • Difazio R, Vessey J, Zurakowski D, Hresko MT, Matheney TH. Incidence of skin complications and associated charges in children treated with hip spica casts for femur fractures. J Ped Ortho 2011, Jan-Feb;31(1):17-22.
    • Matheney TH, Kim YJ, Zurakowski D, Matero C, Millis MB. Mid- to long-term results following bernese periacetabular osteotomy and predictors of clinical outcomes: Surgical Technique. J Bone Joint Surg. 2010;92 Suppl 1 Part 2:115-29.
    • Matheney TH,Sandell L, Foucher K, Lamontagne M, Grodzinsky AJ, Peters CL. Motion analysis, cartilage mechanics, and biology in femoroacetabular impingement:Current understanding and areas of future research. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2013;21 Suppl 1:S27-32.
    • Matheney TH. How to choose the right patient for correction of acetabular dysplasia after skeletal maturity. J Ped Ortho 2013, Jul-Aug; 33 Suppl 1:S13-20.
    • Sankar WN, Matheney TH, Zaltz I. Femoroacetabular impingement: Current concepts and controversies. Ortho Clin North Am 2013, Oct;44(4):575-89.
    • Matheny TH, Kim YJ. Hip, Pelvis, and Femur: Pediatrics. Orthopaedic Knowledge Update 9. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2008, pp.715-726.
    • Matheney TH, Snyder B. The Chiari Osteotomy. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 2011, Vol 2, pp. 1552-58.
    • Matheney TH, Millis MB. The Bernese Periacetabular Osteotomy. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 2011, Vol 2, pp. 1559-68.
    • Matheney TH, Millis MB. Bernese Periacetabular Osteotomy. Operative Techniques: Pediatric Orthopaedics. Philadelphia: Elsevier, 2011, pp. 211-30.
    • Matheney TH, Millis MB. The Bernese Periacetabular Osteotomy. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. 2nd Ed. In press.

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