Stanford Medicine orthopedic surgeon appointed to endowed professorship: 3 details

Written by Jackie Drees | February 06, 2019 | Print  |

Palo Alto, Calif.-based Stanford University School of Medicine orthopedic surgery professor Kevin Shea, MD, was appointed the Chambers-Okamura Endowed Professor of Pediatric Orthopaedics.

Three details:

1. Dr. Shea serves as Stanford University's vice chief of pediatric orthopedic surgery for research. He is also the director of pediatric sports medicine at the university.

2. His research interests include sports medicine, anterior cruciate ligament injury and osteochondritis dissecans of the knee, elbow and ankle.

3. After earning his medical degree from UC Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Dr. Shea completed his residency at Salt Lake City-based University of Utah School of Medicine. He then underwent pediatric orthopedic surgery fellowship training at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego.

More articles on orthopedics:
Telehealth pre-rehabilitation significantly reduces length of stay for TKA patients, study finds
Mayo Clinic orthopedic surgeon to perform in World Doctors Orchestra: 4 notes
26 orthopedic surgeons on the move in January

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2019. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies here.

Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months