Richard M Schwend, MD, FAOA, FAAP

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Richard M Schwend, MD, FAOA, FAAP

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Interim Chair Department of Orthopedic Surgery; Director, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Research Program; Past Chair, American Academy of Pediatrics, Section on Orthopaedics; Past President, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society North America; Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine; Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine

Interim Chair Department of Orthopedic Surgery; Director, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Research Program; Past Chair, American Academy of Pediatrics, Section on Orthopaedics; Past President, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society North America; Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine; Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine

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Areas of Interest

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopaedics, Spinal Cord Injuries, Spinal Diseases, Trauma, Hip Dislocation, Global Health, Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training

Degree

MD, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Residency

Chief Resident, Harvard University/Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, MA

Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard University
Boston, MA

Pediatrics, Children's Mercy Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Fellowship

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard University/Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, MA

Certifications

Orthopaedic Surgery

Pediatrics

Practicing Locations

Children's Mercy Adele Hall - Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Science
2401 Gillham Rd Kansas City, MO 64108
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