Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Suken Shah, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Orthopaedic Surgery - Pediatric

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Office Locations

duPont Hospital for Children
1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington DE 19803
Phone: (302) 651-4200
443 Laurel Oak Road
Suite 230
Voorhees NJ 08043
Fax: (856) 309-8556

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School


  • Pennsylvania Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • duPont Hospital for Children

Recent Publications

Perioperative and Delayed Major Complications Following Surgical Treatment of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Evolution of Surgery for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis over 20 Years: Have Outcomes Improved?

A Normative Baseline for the Srs-22 from over 1000 Healthy Adolescents in India

Selective thoracic fusion of a left decompensated main thoracic curve: proceed with caution?

Rod fracture and lengthening intervals in traditional growing rods: is there a relationship?

The Effect of Growing Rod Treatment on Hemoglobin and Hematocrit Levels in Early-onset Scoliosis

Avoidance of "final" surgical fusion after growing-rod treatment for early-onset scoliosis

Performing a Definitive Fusion in Juvenile CP Patients is a Good Surgical Option

Incidence of and Risk Factors for Loss of 1 Blood Volume During Spinal Fusion Surgery in Patients With Cerebral Palsy

Erratum: Pelvic Obliquity after Spinopelvic Fixation in Children with Cerebral Palsy: A Comparison Study with Minimum Two-Year Follow-up

Preoperative halo-gravity traction with and without thoracoscopic anterior release for skeletal dysplasia patients with severe kyphoscoliosis

Factors in Surgical Decision Making for Thoracolumbar/Lumbar AIS: It’s About More Than Just the Curve Magnitude

Major perioperative complications after spine surgery in patients with cerebral palsy: assessment of risk factors

Comparison of direct pars repair techniques of spondylolysis in pediatric and adolescent patients: Pars compression screw versus pedicle screw-rod-hook

What would be the annual cost savings if fewer screws were used in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis treatment in the US?

Are we prescribing our patients too much pain medication?: Best predictors of narcotic usage after spinal surgery for scoliosis

Posterior spinal fusion with pedicle screws in patients with idiopathic scoliosis and open triradiate cartilage: Does deformity progression occur?

Subclassification of GMFCS level-5 cerebral palsy as a predictor of complications and health-related quality of life after spinal arthrodesis

The assessment and treatment of high-grade lumbosacral spondylolisthesis and spondyloptosis in children and young adults

Management of operative blood loss in spinal deformity surgery