Overview of Dr. Widmann
Dr. Roger Widmann is an orthopedic surgeon in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York-Presbyterian Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, and Hospital for Special Surgery. He received his medical degree from Yale School of Medicine and has been in practice 28 years. Dr. Widmann accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 332 doctors at Hospital for Special Surgery and one of 366 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Orthopaedic Surgery. He has more than 80 publications and over 500 citings.
Education & Training Children's Hospital Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedics, 1994 - 1995 Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1989 - 1994 Yale School of Medicine Class of 1989 Certifications & Licensure NY State Medical License 1995 - 2024 NJ State Medical License 2015 - 2023 MA State Medical License 1994 - 2009 American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery Awards, Honors, & Recognition New York Magazine: Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2014 Top Doctors: New York Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2005-2014 Fellow (FAAP) American Academy of Pediatrics Super Doctor SuperDoctors.com Join now to see all Publications & Presentations PubMed
3D surface topographic measurements for idiopathic scoliosis are highly correlative to patient self-image questionnaires.
Ankush Thakur, Benjamin Groisser, Howard J Hillstrom, Matthew E Cunningham, M Timothy Hresko, Hila Otremski, Kyle W Morse, Kira Page, Caroline Gmelich, Ron Kimmel, Alo...> ;Spine Deformity. 2023 Mar 7
High Rates of Successful Return to Competitive Athletics Following Posterior Spinal Fusion for AIS Regardless of Distal Fusion Level: A Prospective Cohort Study.
Peter D Fabricant, Nicolas Pascual-Leone, Preston W Gross, Julia S Retzky, Daniel W Green, John S Blanco, Roger F Widmann> ;Spine. 2023 Feb 8
3D Surface Topographic Optical Scans Yield Highly Reliable Global Spine Range of Motion Measurements in Scoliotic and Non-Scoliotic Adolescents.
Kira Page, Caroline Gmelich, Ankush Thakur, Jessica H Heyer, Howard J Hillstrom, Benjamin Groisser, Kyle W Morse, Don Li, Matthew E Cunningham, M Timothy Hresko, Roger...> ;Children. 2022 Nov 16 3 citations
Reliability of automated topographic measurements for spine deformity.
Benjamin N Groisser, Howard J Hillstrom, Ankush Thakur, Kyle W Morse, Matthew Cunningham, M Timothy Hresko, Ron Kimmel, Alon Wolf, Roger F Widmann> ;Spine Deformity. 2022 Sep 1
The Effects of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis on Axial Rotation of the Spine: A Study of Twisting Using Surface Topography.
Ankush Thakur, Jessica H Heyer, Emily Wong, Howard J Hillstrom, Benjamin Groisser, Kira Page, Caroline Gmelich, Matthew E Cunningham, Roger F Widmann, M Timothy Hresko> ;Children. 2022 May 5 2 citations
Less Invasive Pediatric Spinal Deformity Surgery: The Case for Robotic-Assisted Placement of Pedicle Screws:
Kyle W. Morse, Hila Otremski, Kira Page, Roger F. Widmann> ;HSS Journal®: The Musculoskeletal Journal of Hospital for Special Surgery. 2021 Jul 8 10 citations
Evaluation of K-wireless robotic and navigation assisted pedicle screw placement in adult degenerative spinal surgery: learning curve and technical notes
Fedan Avrumova, Kyle W. Morse, Madison R. Heath, Roger F. Widmann, Darren R. Lebl> ;Journal of Spine Surgery. 2021 May 20 5 citations
Comprehensive Error Analysis for Robotic-assisted Placement of Pedicle Screws in Pediatric Spinal Deformity: The Initial Learning Curve.
Kyle W. Morse, Madison R. Heath, Fedan Avrumova, Christopher J. DeFrancesco, Peter D. Fabricant, Darren R. Lebl, Roger F. Widmann> ;Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics. 2021 Apr 29 3 citations
An Updated Analysis of the Pediatric Section of the Orthopaedic In-Training Examination.
Bridget K. Ellsworth, Ajay Premkumar, Tony Shen, Drake G. LeBrun, Michael B. Cross, Roger F. Widmann> ;Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2020 Oct 10 12 citations
The Epidemiology of Back Pain in American Children and Adolescents.
Peter D. Fabricant, Madison R. Heath, Jonathan M. Schachne, Shevaun M. Doyle, Daniel W. Green, Roger F. Widmann> ;Spine. 2020 Aug 15
Reply to Letter to the Editor: Pediatric Septic Arthritis and Osteomyelitis in the USA: A National KID Database Analysis:
Gabriella Safdieh, Jason Silberman, Joseph T. Nguyen, Shevaun M. Doyle, John S. Blanco, David M. Scher, Daniel W. Green, Roger F. Widmann, Emily R. Dodwell> ;HSS Journal. 2020 Aug 3 3 citations
The correlation between spinal and chest wall deformities and pulmonary function in Marfan syndrome
Hila Otremski, Roger F. Widmann, Mary F Di Maio, Dror Ovadia> ;Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2020 Aug 1 9 citations
Deformity correction in thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
Sébastien Pesenti, Renaud Lafage, Brice Henry, Han Jo Kim, Manon Bolzinger, Jonathan Elysee, Mathew Cunningham, Elie Choufani, Virginie Lafage, John S. Blanco, Jean-Lu...> ;Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-british Volume. 2020 Feb 29 1 citations
Open and Closed Reduction for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip in New York State: Incidence of Hip Reduction and Rates of Subsequent Surgery.
Ishaan Swarup, Yile Ge, David M. Scher, Ernest L. Sink, Roger F. Widmann, Emily R. Dodwell> ;JB & JS open access. 2020 Feb 3
Biomechanical Comparison of Two Pediatric Blade Plate Designs in Proximal Femoral Osteotomies
Joseph J. Ruzbarsky, Ishaan Swarup, Matthew R. Garner, Kathleen N. Meyers, Folorunsho Edobor-Osula, Roger F. Widmann, David M. Scher> ;HSS Journal. 2020 Feb 1 3 citations
Ultrasound is an Alternative to X-ray for Diagnosing Developmental Dysplasia of the Hips in 6-Month-Old Children:
Alison Kitay, Roger F. Widmann, Shevaun M. Doyle, Huong T. Do, Daniel W. Green> ;HSS Journal. 2019 Jul 1 15 citations
Pediatric Septic Arthritis and Osteomyelitis in the USA: A National KID Database Analysis
Gabriella Safdieh, Jason Silberman, Joseph T. Nguyen, Shevaun M. Doyle, John S. Blanco, David M. Scher, Daniel W. Green, Roger F. Widmann, Emily R. Dodwell> ;HSS Journal. 2019 Jul 1
Evaluating the use of an electronic inclinometer in correcting rotational disorders of the hip in children.
Ishaan Swarup, Christine Goodbody, Elizabeth B. Gausden, Douglas N. Mintz, David M. Scher, Roger F. Widmann> ;Journal of clinical orthopaedics and trauma. 2019 May 1 5 citations
In Patients with Early-Onset Scoliosis, Can Growing Rods Be Removed Without Further Instrumentation? An Evidenced-Based Review.
Tony S. Shen, William W. Schairer, Roger F. Widmann> ;HSS Journal. 2019 Jul 1
Incidence of Intraspinal and Extraspinal MRI Abnormalities in Patients With Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis.
Ishaan Swarup, Jason Silberman, John Blanco, Roger Widmann> ;Spine deformity. 2019 Jan 1 42 citations
Reliability of the Modified Clavien-Dindo-Sink Complication Classification System in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery.
Emily R. Dodwell, Rubini Pathy, Roger F. Widmann, Daniel W. Green, David M. Scher, John S. Blanco, Shevaun M. Doyle, Aaron Daluiski, Ernest L. Sink> ;JB & JS open access. 2018 Oct 23 9 citations
ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Acutely Limping Child Up To Age 5.
Nabile M. Safdar, Cynthia K. Rigsby, Ramesh S. Iyer, Adina Alazraki, Sudha A. Anupindi, Dianna M. E. Bardo, Brandon P. Brown, Sherwin S Chan, Tushar Chandra, Jonathan ...> ;Journal of The American College of Radiology. 2018 Nov 1 8 citations
Propionibacterium acnes infections in patients with idiopathic scoliosis: a case-control study and review of the literature.
Ishaan Swarup, Jordan A. Gruskay, M Price, J Yang, John S. Blanco, Stephanie L. Perlman, Roger F. Widmann> ;Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2018 Apr 1 30 citations
The Hospital for Special Surgery Pediatric Functional Activity Brief Scale (HSS Pedi-FABS): Normative Data
Peter D. Fabricant, Joash R Suryavanshi, Jacob G. Calcei, Robert G. Marx, Roger F. Widmann, Daniel W. Green> ;American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2018 Mar 7 3 citations
Relationship between thoracic kyphosis and neural axis abnormalities in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
Ishaan Swarup, Peter B. Derman, Evan D. Sheha, Joseph T. Nguyen, John S. Blanco, Roger F. Widmann> ;Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 2018 Jan 19 Join now to see all Press Mentions Spine Surgeon Leader to Know: Dr. Roger Widmann of Hospital for Special Surgery October 2nd, 2013 Drs. Steven Zielinski, Jeffrey Klopfenstein & More: 5 Spine, Neurosurgeons in the Headlines This Week — June 24, 2016 Featured June 24th, 2016 HSS Acquires Low-Dose X-ray System for Westchester Location July 8th, 2019 Join now to see all Insurance Accepted
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