Shital N. Parikh, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon (Sports Medicine)

Associate Professor, UC Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Phone 513-636-4785

Fax 513-636-3928



ACL/PCL tears; meniscal tears; shoulder instability and labral pathology; osteochondritis dissecans; hip, ankle and elbow injuries requiring arthroscopic procedures


Tunnel placement to avoid growth plates in ACL reconstruction; development of animal model (rabbit) of osteochondritis dissecans (OCD); clinical outcomes after medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction (MPFL) for patellar instability; car seats are for cars – misuse of car seats in the US, 2003–2007; outcomes of treatment of tibial spine / ACL avulsion fractures; outcomes of treatment of tibial tuberosity avulsion fractures; radiographic study of femoral attachment of MCL and MPFL; operating room traffic patterns and implications; clinical and radiographic outcomes after ACL reconstruction; growth of calcaneus from birth to 18 years

Shital N. Parikh, MD, is an orthopaedic surgeon at Cincinnati Children's, specializing in sports related injuries (sports medicine). 

Dr. Parikh is fellowship trained in pediatric orthopaedic surgery and in sports medicine.

MD: Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India, 1996.

Residency: Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India, 2000.

Fellowship: New York University - Hospital for Joint Diseases, NY, 2001.

Fellowship: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2002.

Fellowship: University of Toronto - Sunnybrook and Women's Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada, 2003.

Fellowship: Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2004.

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Parikh SN. Transepiphyseal replacement of the anterior cruciate ligament in skeletally immature patients: a preliminary report. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 Feb;93(4):e12.

Parikh SN, Wells L, Mehlman CT, Scherl SA. Management of fractures in adolescents. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2010 Dec 15;92(18):2947-58. Review.

Parikh SN. Arthroscopic removal of a cannulated screw and washer from the knee joint. Orthopedics. 2010 Sep;33(9):675. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20100722-13.

Desai R, Parikh S, Laor T. Intra-articular entrapment of the medial collateral ligament. Orthopedics. 2010 Sep 7;33(9):687.doi:10.3928/01477447-20100722-19.

Parikh SN, Grice SS, Schnell BM, Salisbury SR. Operating room traffic: is there any role of monitoring it? J Pediatr Orthop. 2010 Sep;30(6):617-23.

Parikh SN, Wilson L. Hazardous use of car seats outside the car in the United States, 2003-2007. Pediatrics. 2010 Aug;126(2):352-7.

Ladd PE, Laor T, Emery KH, Salisbury SR, Parikh SN. Medial collateral ligament of the knee on magnetic resonance imaging: does the site of the femoral origin change at different patient ages in children and young adults? J Pediatr Orthop. 2010 Apr-May;30(3):224-30.

Ringer AJ, Matern E, Parikh S, Levine NB. Screening for blunt cerebrovascular injury: selection criteria for use of angiography. J Neurosurg. 2010 May;112(5):1146-9. Review.

Giuliano JS Jr, Lahni PM, Harmon K, Wong HR, Doughty LA, Carcillo JA, Zingarelli B, Sukhatme VP, Parikh SM, Wheeler DS. Admission angiopoietin levels in children with septic shock. Shock. 2007 Dec;28(6):650-654.

Parikh S, Koch M, Narayan RK. Traumatic brain injury. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2007 Summer;45(3):119-35. Review.