recommended Doctors

The following is a list of doctors that have been recommended by individuals with arthrogryposis or their families.

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Taylor Smith, M.D.
Pediatric Orthopedics
3838 California
Phone: 415-668-8010
Center for Handicapped Children
2000 Van Ness Ave. #307
San Francisco, CA 91409
Phone: 415-771-7057

Paul Chavez, M.D.
Phone: 415-584-4040
Center for Handicapped Children
2000 Van Ness Ave. #307
San Francisco, CA 91409
Phone: 415-771-7057

James Shively, M.D.
Head of Pediatric Orthopedics
Kaiser Permanente
Oakland Medical Center
280 W. MacArthur Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94611
Phone: 510-752-1000

Dr. Gamble
Orthopedic Surgeon
Stanford Hospital
Lucille Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford
Palo Alto, CA.
Adults and Children
Appointments: 1-800-381-2155 (out of area)
650-497-8201 or 650-724-4260

John Hsu, M.D.
Neuromuscular Clinic
Ranch Los Amigos
7601 E. Imperial Highway
Downey, CA 90242
Phone: 562-401-7166

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Dr. Gerard Glancy, Orthopedic Surgery, 303-861-6259
Dr. Franklin M. Chang, Orthopedic Surgery, 303-861-6259
Dr. Susan Apkon, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 303-861-6573
Dr. Dennis Matthews, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 303-861-6573
Dr. Corona (Does a fantastic workup in the computerized gait analysis lab)
Trudy Hackencamp, OT (Does an incredible job with wrist casting and splinting)
Denver Children's Hospital
1056 E. 19th Ave.
Denver, CO

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Frederic H. Warren, M.D.
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Ochsner Clinic, L.L.C.
1514 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
Phone: 504-842-3970
Fax: 504-842-6784

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Mark Myerson, M.D.  (foot/ankle surgery)
Mercy Medical Center
301 St. Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21298-6608
Phone: 410-659-2800

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Michael Chabot, D.O.
Spine Specialist
Des Peres Hospital
2345 Dougherty Ferry Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63122-3313
Phone: 314-909-1359

Robert Aisenstat, M.D.
Family Practice of South City (Adults)
12700 Southfork Rd Suite 2220
St. Louis, MO 63128
Phone: 314-849-4700

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New York

David S. Feldman, M.D.
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon
Spinal Disorders
Hospital for Joint Diseases
301 E. 17 St.
New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212-598-6699
Fax: 212-598-6455
also at NYU Tisch

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North Carolina

Andrew Koman, M.D.
Pediatric Orthopedist
Brenner Children's Hospital at
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
Medical Center Blvd.
Winston Salem, NC 27151
Phone: 800-828-2001

Edmond Campion, M.D.
Pediatric Orthopedics Dept.
University of Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

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Mark Jones, M.D.
Orthopedics (Adults and children)
West End Orthopedics Clinic
1400 Johnston Willis Drive
Richmond, VA 23235
Phone: 804-379-8088

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Jeffrey Schwab, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon (Adults and Children)
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Medical College of Wisconsin
Adults: 414-805-6655
Children: 414-607-5280

Matthew Theado, M.D.
North Shore Medical Clinic/Door County Memorial Hospital
323 S. 18th Ave.
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
Phone: 920-746-0510

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Other Countries

Irene Colliton, M.D.
Family Physican
Edmonton, Alberta
Phone: 780-436-3790

Barry Duffy, M.D.
Sydney Children's Hospital
High St.
NSW 2031
Phone: 61-2-93821111

Dr. Cepero
Hospital San Juan de Dios
Phone: (93) 280 40 00

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Last updated June 26th, 2003