Eduardo Novais, MD

Contact Information

  • Name: Eduardo Novais
  • Degree: MD
  • Title / Position: Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • 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: 617-730-0147
  • Medical or Surgical Specialty: Pediatric Orthopaedic Hip Preservation

Professional Education and Memberships

  • Medical School: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil)
  • Residency: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil)
  • Fellowship training:

    Campbell Clinic, Memphis, Tennessee – Pediatric Orthopaedics

    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah – Pediatric Orthopaedics

    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota – Musculoskeletal Oncology

    Children’s Hospital Boston / Harvard, Boston, Massachusetts – Adolescent and Young Adult Hip Preservation

     

  • Certifications:

    Brazilian Orthopaedic and Traumatology Society

    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery – Board eligible

  • Society Memberships (list up to four only):
    • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA)
    • Brazilian Pediatric Orthopaedic Society
    • American Medical Association
  • Specific training in hip dysplasia:

    Fellowship training

  • Academic contributions for DDH research or education including publications:
    • Kain MS, Novais EN, Vallim C, Millis MB, Kim Young-Jo. Periacetabular Osteotomy After Failed Hip Arthroscopy for Labral Tears in Patients with Acetabular Dysplasia. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011; 93 Suppl 2:57-61
    • Novais EN, Heyworth B, Murray K, Johnson VM, Kim YJ, Millis MB: Physical Activity Level Improves After Periacetabular Osteotomy for the Treatment of Symptomatic Hip Dysplasia. Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 471(3): 981-988, 2012
    • Novais EN, Bixby SD, Rennick J, Carry PM, Kim YJ, Millis MB.D. Hip dysplasia is more severe in charcot-marie-tooth disease than in developmental dysplasia of the hip. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Feb;472(2):665-73
  • Optional Personal Statement: I received my medical degree in Brazil in 1999. After completing a fellowship at The Campbell Clinic in Memphis, I began practicing general pediatric orthopedics in Brazil in 2003. I moved to the United Stated to advance my orthopedic surgery education and completed three additional fellowships in Utah, at The Mayo Clinic, and at Boston Children’s Hospital. I accepted a position here at The Children’s Hospital Colorado in 2011 as the Director of The Hip Preservation Program. My practice is focused exclusively on orthopedic hip disorders. We treat patients with hip dysplasia ranging from babies to young adults.

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