Emily Dodwell, MD, MPH

Contact Information

  • Name: Emily Dodwell
  • Degree: MD, MPH
  • Title / Position: Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Place of Employment / Office Name: Hospital for Special Surgery / New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Street Address: 535 E. 70th Street
  • City: New York City
  • State/Province: New York
  • Zip/Postal code: 10021
  • Country: United States
  • Office phone number: 212-606-1451
  • Office fax number: 212-774-7065
  • Medical or Surgical Specialty: Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Education and Memberships

  • Medical School: Queen's University, Canada
  • Residency: University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Fellowship training:

    Hospital for Sick Kids, University of Toronto, Canada

  • Certifications:

    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons

    Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

  • Society Memberships (list up to four only):

    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

    Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America

    European Pediatric Orthopaedic Society

  • Specific training in hip dysplasia:

    Residency training by Kishore Mulpuri, MD

    Fellowship training by Ben Alman, MD; John Wedge, MD; Simon Kelley, MD


  • Academic contributions for DDH research or education including publications:

    1. Alves C, Truong WH, Thompson M, Suryavanshi J, Penny C, Do H, Dodwell E. Diagnostic and Treatment Preferences for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip: A Survey of EPOS and POSNA Members. J Child Orthrop. 2018 Jun; 12(3):236-244. doi: 10.1302/1863-2548.12.236. PubMed PMID: 29951123.
    2. Swarup I, Penny C, Dodwell E. Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip: An Update on Diagnosis and Management from Birth to 6 Months. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2018 Feb;30(1):84-92. doi: 10.1097/MOP.0000000000000574. PubMed PMID: 29194074.
    3. Chen C, Doyle S, Green D, Blanco J, Scher D, Sink E, Dodwell ER. Presence of the Ossific Nucleus and Risk of Osteonecrosis in the Treatment of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip: A Meta-Analysis of Cohort and Case-Control Studies. JBJS. 2017 May3; 99(9): 760-767. doi: 10.2106/JBJS. 16.00798. PubMed PMID: 28463920.

Practice Information

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