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

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?

Resource Utilization in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Surgery: Is There Opportunity for Standardization?

Recurrence of Deep Surgical Site Infection in Cerebral Palsy After Spinal Fusion Is Rare

Risk Factors of Proximal Junctional Kyphosis in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis—The Pelvis and Other Considerations

Evaluation of Gabapentin and Clonidine Use in Children Following Spinal Fusion Surgery for Idiopathic Scoliosis: A Retrospective Review

MRI Screening in Operative Scheuermann Kyphosis: Is it Necessary?

The spine in patients with osteogenesis imperfecta

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

Surgeon Survey Shows No Adverse Events With MRI in Patients With Magnetically Controlled Growing Rods (MCGRs)

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

Reciprocal Changes in Sagittal Alignment With Operative Treatment of Adolescent Scheuermann Kyphosis-Prospective Evaluation of 96 Patients

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

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