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
  • Call to Action Buttons

  • Email Sign Up

    Email Sign Up
  • Social Media Links

  • Translate Link

    Para ver en Español Click Aquí

  • SubNav Menu

  • Hippo CTA

  • Child CTA

  • Latest News

    Latest News

    Submit a Story

    So. You’ve just been diagnosed with hip dysplasi...

    Jul 11

    A blog post by Nancy Muir The diagnosis of hip dysplasia can elicit...

    Quality of Life, Concerns and Impact Measure

    Jul 09

    This paper reports that a questionnaire has been developed to accurate...

    Hip Dysplasia Survey

    Jun 26

    Are you a patient or parent/guardian of a child with Developme...

  • Latest Stories

    Latest Stories

    Submit a Story


    Jul 16

    I have been through hell and back with Myles. Not only does he fall in...


    Jul 10

    I am 38 years old and had been having hip pain in my right hip for the...


    Jul 10

    In 1990 I was born with hip dysplasia in my left hip, but it went undi...