Brian Haus, M.D.

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon and Co-Director of Pediatric Sports Medicine and Joint Preservation

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Dr. Haus

Brian Haus, M.D., is a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon and Co-Director of Pediatric Sports Medicine and Joint Preservation at Shriners Hospital for Children, Northern California.

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Full Biography

Brian Haus, M.D., is a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Specialist with Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California. Dr. Haus is a native of Sacramento and is dedicated to providing world-class care to children in his community.

After graduating from Stanford, Dr. Haus completed residency at the Harvard Orthopaedic Residency Program. This was followed by two year-long fellowships at Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School; one in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery and another in Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Medicine.  

Currently, he is the only Board Certified Pediatric Orthopaedist in Northern California who is also double-board certified in Sports Medicine. As such, he has expertise in managing the most complex sports injuries affecting the young athlete.  He is also one of the only surgeons in the U.S. who is trained and experienced in both arthroscopic and open hip preservation. 

He has extensive experience in treating traumatic fractures and sports injuries of the hip/shoulder/knee/ankle in adolescents and children using open and arthroscopic techniques, including cartilage restoration. He also performs hip preservation surgery in young patients with complex hip disorders, including hip arthroscopy, periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) and open surgical dislocation. 

In addition to serving as Chief of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at UC Davis, Dr. Haus is also an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the UC Davis School of Medicine. He is also Co-Director of Pediatric Sports Medicine and Joint Preservation at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California. 

Education & Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program, Boston, Massachusetts, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Fellowship, Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Fellowship, Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Internship: General Surgery,  Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

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Brian Haus, M.D.

Brian Haus, M.D.

Publications

Surgical Management of Multijoint Septic Arthritis due to Rat-Bite Fever in a Pediatric Patient: A Case Study. Read publication

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Septic Arthritis and Osteomyelitis after Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Pinning of a Supracondylar Humerus Fracture: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Read publication

The medial epicondyle of the distal femur is the optimal location for MRI measurement of semitendinosus and gracilis tendon cross-sectional area. Read publication

Bilateral Destructive Hip Disease from Untreated Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. Read publication

What Neuromonitoring Changes Can Be Expected During Hip Arthroscopy in the Pediatric Population? Read publication

Preoperative 3D Modeling and Printing for Guiding Periacetabular Osteotomy. Read publication