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Vincent F. X. Deeney, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Attending Physician, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Orthopaedics, 2nd Floor Wood Bldg.
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1527
Fax: 215-590-1501
B.S. (Psychology)
St. Joseph's University, 1970.
M.D. (Medicine)
Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, 1976.
Post-Graduate Training
Flexible Internship, Malcolm Grow USAF Medical Center, Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland, 1976-1977.
Flight Medicine Primary Course, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland Air Force, Texas, 1977-1977.
Orthopaedic Resident, Wilford Hall United States Air Force Medical Center, San Antonio, TX, 1978-1982.
The Peabody Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedics , Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1984-1985.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 1983.
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Selected Publications

Thirumala, P.D., Bodily, L., Tint, D., Ward, T., Deeney, V.F., Crammond, D.J., Hubeych, M.E., Balzer, J.R.: Somato Sensory -Evoked Potential Monitoring During Instrumented Scoliosis Correction Procedures: Validity Revisited. The Spine Journal 14(8): 1572-1580, August 2016.

Wang, D.C., Deeney V.F., Roach, J.W., Shah, A.J.: Imaging of Physeal Bars in Children. Pediatric Radiology 45(9): 1403-1412, August 2015.

Dede, O., Motoyana, E.K., Yang, C.I., Mutich R.L., Walczak, S.A., Bowles, A.J., Deeney, V.F.: Pulmonary and Radiographic Outcomes of VEPTR (Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib) Treatment in Early-Onset Scoliosis. The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery 96-A(15), August 2014.

Dede, O., Abdel-Hamid, Z.H., Deeney, V.F.: Spinal Deformity in Bethlem Myopathy. Spine Deformity 2(2): 143-151, March 2014.

Dede, O., Motoyama, E., Deeney, V., Yang, C., Mutich, R., Boles, A.: Pulmonary Outcomes of VEPTR Expansion Thoracoplasty in Early Onset Scoliosis: A Longitudinal Study. Podium. Pediatric Orthpaedic Society of North America, Hollywood, CA. 2014.

Van Eck, C., Deeney V., Roach, J.: Surgical Management of the Severely Subluxated Neuromuscular Hip. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. Elsevier Inc, September 2013.

Gill, R.B.M., Kinsella, C.R., Lin, A.Y., Grunwaldt, L.J., Jiang, S., Deeney, V.F., Losee, J.: Aceullular Dermal Matrix in the Treatment and Prevention of Exposed Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Ribs (VEPTR). Spine. Lippincott WIlliams & Wilkins, 36(8): E563-E567, 2011.

Deeney, V., Guest Editor: New Approaches to Problems in Pediatric Orthopaedics. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. Elsevier Inc. January 2009.

Motoyama, E.K., Yang, C.I., Deeney, V.F.: Thoracic Malformation with Early Onset Scoliosis: Effect of Serial VEPTR Expansion Thoracoplasty on Lung Growth and Function in Children. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews 10: 12-17, 2009.

Deeney V.F., Ward, W.T.: Orthopaedics, in Zitelli and Davis' Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis. Mosby 5th Edition and Saunders 6th Edition 2007.

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