V. Salil Upasani, MD

Contact Information

  • Name: V. Salil Upasani
  • Degree: MD
  • Title / Position: Assistant Clinical Professor, IHDI Medical Advisory Board Member
  • Place of Employment / Office Name: Rady Children's Hospital
  • Street Address: 3030 Children's Way, Suite 410
  • City: San Diego
  • State/Province: California
  • Zip/Postal code: 92123
  • Country: United States
  • Office phone number: 858-966-6789
  • Office fax number: 858-966-8519
  • Medical or Surgical Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Education and Memberships

  • Medical School: University of California San Diego
  • Residency: University of California San Diego
  • Fellowship training:

    Boston Children’s Hospital

  • Society Memberships (list up to four only):
    • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • Scoliosis Research Society
  • Specific training in hip dysplasia:

    Residency under Scott Mubarak, MD and Dennis Wenger, MD

    Fellowship under Michael Millis, MD and Young-Jo Kim, MD

  • Academic contributions for DDH research or education including publications:

    Upasani VV, Bomar JD, Parikh G, Hosalkar H. Reliability of Plain Radiographic Parameters for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip in Children. J Children’s Orthopaedics. 2012; 6(3):173-176.  DOI: 10.1007/s11832-012-0406-2

Practice Information

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