Jose A. Herrera-Soto, MD

Contact Information

  • Name: Jose A. Herrera-Soto
  • Degree: MD
  • Title / Position: Director Pediatric Orthopaedics / IHDI Medical Advisory Board Member
  • Place of Employment / Office Name: Arnold Palmer Hospital Center for Orthopaedics
  • Street Address: 1222 S. Orange Avenue, 5th Floor
  • City: Orlando
  • State/Province: Florida
  • Zip/Postal code: 32606
  • Country: United States
  • Office phone number: 321.841.3040
  • Office fax number: 321.841.3049
  • Medical or Surgical Specialty: Pediatric Orthopaedics

Professional Education and Memberships

  • Medical School: University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
  • Fellowship training:

    Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, AO Hip Surgery

  • Certifications:

    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons,

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

    Ganz osteotomy and surgical dislocation training visit Texas Scottish Rite Hospital,  Ganz osteotomy and surgical dislocation training visit at Boston Children’s Hospital, AO Hip Surgery Fellowship Insespital, Berne, Switzerland

  • Academic contributions for DDH research or education including publications:
    • Herrera-Soto JA, Do TT, Crawford AH: Buoyancy of Synthetic Cast and its Implications to Young Patients. J Pediatr Orthop. 2005; 25(3):366-8.
    • Herrera-Soto JA, Charles T. Price, The Presence of Bilateral Hip Dysplasia and Genu Valgum in Fraser Syndrome, Orthopedics 2008, 31:38.
    • Herrera-Soto JA, Crawford AH: Shelf arthoplasty of the Hip”: In Master Techniques in Orthopedic Surgery- Pediatrics Volume; Tolo and Skaggs (eds): Lippincott, Williams &Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2008.Chapter 14: pp 165-174.
    • Flynn JM, Ramirez N, Betz R, Mulcahey MJ, Pino F, Herrera-Soto JA, Carlo S, Cornier AS. Steel syndrome: dislocated hips and radial heads, carpal coalition, scoliosis, short stature, and characteristic facial features. J Pediatr Orthop. 2010 Apr-May;30(3):282-8.
    • Wright PB, Ruder J, Birnbaum MA, Phillips JH, Herrera-Soto JA, Knapp DR. Outcomes after salvage procedures for the painful dislocated hip in cerebral palsy. J Pediatr Orthop. 2013 Jul-Aug;33(5):505-10.

Practice Information

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