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Saba Pasha, Ph.D, M.Sc

Research Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director of Orthopedic Engineering, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th & Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1815
B.Sc (Mechanical Engineering)
University of Tehran, 2005.
M.Sc. (Mechanical Engineering)
Concordia University, 2008.
PhD (Biomedical Engineering)
University of Montreal, 2012.
Post-Graduate Training
Postdoctoral fellow, Pennsylvania State University, 2012-2013.
Visiting Scholar, Hershey Medical center , 2012-2013.
Orthopedic Surgery Observer, The Hospital for Sick Children, 2013-2013.
Postdoctoral fellow, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2013-2015.
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Description of Research Expertise

Biomechanics, Imaging, Machine learning, Statistics

Selected Publications

Pasha Saba, Mac-Thiong Jean-Marc: Defining criteria for optimal lumbar curve correction following the selective thoracic fusion surgery in Lenke 1 adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: developing a decision tree. European journal of orthopaedic surgery & traumatology : orthopedie traumatologie 30(3): 513-522, Apr 2020.

Chattopadhyay Ashesh, Hassanzadeh Pedram, Pasha Saba: Predicting clustered weather patterns: A test case for applications of convolutional neural networks to spatio-temporal climate data. Scientific reports 10(1): 1317, Jan 2020.

Pasha S, Sturm PF.: Contouring the magnetically controlled growing rods: impact on expansion capacity and proximal junctional kyphosis. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2020.

Neelakantan S, Purohit P, Pasha S: A semi-analytic elastic rod model of pediatric spinal deformity. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 2020.

Arginteanu t, DeTurck D, Pasha S: Global 3D Parameter of the Spine: Application of Călugăreanu–White–Fuller Theorem in Classification of Pediatric Spinal Deformity. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing. 2020.

Castelein RM, Pasha S, Cheng JCY, Dubousset J.: Idiopathic scoliosis as a rotatory decompensation of the spine title changed. J Bone Miner Res. 2020.

Saba Pasha, Keith Baldwin: Surgical outcome differences between the 3D subtypes of right thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. European Spine Journal 28(12): 3076-3084, Dec 2019.

Saba Pasha: 3D Deformation Patterns of S Shaped Elastic Rods as a Pathogenesis Model for Spinal Deformity in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. Nature Scientific Reports 9(1): 16485, Nov 2019.

Pasha Saba, Schlösser Tom, Zhu Xiaowei, Castelein René, Flynn John: Application of Low-dose Stereoradiography in In Vivo Vertebral Morphologic Measurements: Comparison With Computed Tomography. Journal of pediatric orthopedics 39(9): 487-494, Oct 2019.

Pasha Saba, Smith Lachlan, Sankar Wudbhav N: Bone Remodeling and Disc Morphology in the Distal Unfused Spine After Spinal Fusion in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. Spine deformity 7(5): 746-753, Sep 2019.

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