Complex limb and spine deformities; scoliosis; pediatric hip disorders; neuromuscular disorders; cerebral palsy
Treatment of pediatric hip disorders; complex limb and spine deformities; gait analysis
James McCarthy, MD, completed his residency in at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He comes to Cincinnati Children’s from his most recent position as an Associate Professor with the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Rehabilitation in Madison, Wisconsin.
Education and Training
MD: The University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, 1991.
Residency: The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, 1996.
Fellowship: The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO, 1997.
Certification: Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
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McCarthy JJ, Noonan KJ, Nemke B, Markel M. Guided growth of the proximal femur: A pilot study in the lamb model. J Pediatr Orthop. 2010.
Chandran S, McCarthy JJ, Noonan KJ, Mann D, Nemeth B, Guiliani T. Early treatment of scoliosis with a growing rod technique in children with severe spinal muscular atrophy: a preliminary report. J Pediatr Orthop. 2010.
Muchow R, Flannery W, Miedner J, Noonan K, McCarthy J. Compartment Syndrome After Serial Casting in Spastic Diplegic Cerebral Palsy: A Case Report. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2010; 91(4):653-5.
Macdonald KM, Swanstrom MM, McCarthy JJ, Nemeth BA, Guliani TA, Noonan KJ. Exaggerated inflammatory response after use of recombinant bone morphogenetic protein in recurrent unicameral bone cysts. J Pediatr Orthop. 2010 Mar;30(2):199-205.
Hamdy RC, Montpetit K, Raney EM, Aiona MD, Fillman RR, MacKenzie W, McCarthy J, Chafetz RS, Thomas SS, Tamayo CM, Littleton AG, Ruck-Gibis J, Takahashi SN, Rinaldi M, Finley GA, Platt RW, Dahan-Oliel N. Botulinum toxin type A injection in alleviating postoperative pain and improving quality of life in lower extremity limb lengthening and deformity correction: a pilot study. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009 Jul-Aug;29(5):427-34.
McCarthy JJ, Kozin SH, Tuohy C, Cheung E, Davidson R, Noonan K. Comparison of preliminary external fixation versus ulnar osteotomy with external fixation for the treatment of Radial Dysplasia using the resolved (3-D) total angle of deformity measurement. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009.
Pandya NK, Clarke SE, McCarthy JJ, Horn BD, Hosalkar HS. Correction of Blount's disease by a multi-axial external fixation system. J Child Orthop. 2009 Aug;3(4):291-9.
McCarthy JJ, MacIntyre NR 3rd, Hooks B, Davidson RS. Double osteotomy for the treatment of severe Blount disease. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009 Mar;29(2):115-9
Clark SE, McCarthy JJ, Davidson RS. The treatment of Blount’s disease. A comparison between the MAC system and other external fixators. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009 Mar;29(2):115-9
Foroohar A, McCarthy JJ, Yucha D, Clarke S, Brey J. Head-shaft angle measurement in children with cerebral palsy. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009 Apr-May;29(3):248-50.
Zampini J, McCarthy JJ. Augmented Blade Plate Fixation of a Varus Derotation Osteotomy of the Proximal Femur Using a Tension Band. Orthopedics. 32:6, 414-7, 2009.