The Texas Children’s Hospital Division of Orthopedic Surgery Research Team seeks to improve pediatric orthopedics through quality clinical and basic science research. We currently have more than 25 projects evaluating hip deformities, musculoskeletal infections, trauma, clubfoot, bone cysts, spinal deformities and a full range of orthopedic abnormalities. Our involvement in these projects ranges from internal research to multi-centered projects with various institutions across the U.S. and Canada.


To be nationally and internationally recognized for our scientific discoveries and innovation, with special emphasis on the diverse health issues affecting pediatric populations with musculoskeletal problems.


To impact pediatric orthopedic care both regionally and globally through research and education that inform health policy and healthcare delivery.

Research Staff & Fellows

Our clinical research team supports faculty investigators and is comprised of a Research Director, Research Coordinator, two Research Assistants, and Research Fellows.