Jon Robert Davids, M.D., Assistant Chief of Orthopaedics at Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California, is an internationally recognized pediatric orthopaedic surgeon noted for his work in treating children with cerebral palsy.
Jon Robert Davids, M.D., Assistant Chief of Orthopaedics at Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California, is an internationally recognized pediatric orthopaedic surgeon noted for his work in treating children with cerebral palsy. He served as Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Duke University Medical Center, the University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine, and as Chief of Staff at the Shriners Hospitals for Children in Greenville, prior to his appointment at the Northern California Shriners Hospitals for Children in August 2011.
Dr. Davids graduated Magna Cum Laude from Brown University before earning his Doctor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, where he was a member of the Aesculapian Club and President of the Harvard Chapter of the American Medical Students Association. He completed his Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Colorado Affiliated Hospitals and a Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedics at Children’s Hospital and Health Center at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Davids is a member of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, International Pediatric Orthopaedic Think Tank, the American Orthopaedic Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Gait & Clinical Movement Analysis Society, and the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine.
Education & Training
- Medical Degree, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
- Residency, University of Colorado Affiliated Hospitals, Orthopaedic Surgery
- Fellowship, University of California, San Diego, Pediatric Orthopaedics
Foot and Ankle Motion in Cerebral Palsy. Read article
Correlation between Standard Upper Extremity Impairment Measures and Activity-based Function Testing in Upper Extremity Cerebral Palsy. Read article
Control of Walking Speed in Children with Cerebral Palsy. Read article
Outcomes of Preoperative Versus Postoperative Radiation for Heterotopic Ossification Prevention in Children with Neuromuscular Hip Dysplasia Undergoing Proximal Femoral Resection. Read article
Guided Growth of the Proximal Femur for the Management of Hip Dysplasia in Children with Cerebral Palsy. Read article