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Judson W. Karlen, MD

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Areas of Expertise

  • Pediatrics Orthopaedic Surgery


Phoenix Children's Hospital - Main
1919 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, Arizona 85016


Phoenix Children's Ambulatory & Specialty Center - NW Valley

20325 N 51st Ave
Glendale, AZ 85308-5665
United States

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Phoenix Children's Medical Group - Orthopaedic Surgery (Yuma)

2851 S Avenue B
Yuma, AZ 85364-7763
United States

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Education & Training

Medical School / Education

University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA


(Orthopaedic Surgery) University of Hawaii Orthopaedic Residency Program, Honolulu, HI


(Pediatric and Orthopaedics) Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA


University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Research & Publications


Jergesen, HE and Karlen, JW - Clinical outcome in total hip arthroplasty using a cemented titanium femoral prosthesis. J Arthroplasty - 01-AUG-2002; 17(5): 592-9

Karlen, JW, Skaggs, DL, Ramachandran, M and Kay, RM – The Dega osteotomy: a versatile osteotomy in the treatment of developmental and neuromusclular hip pathology. J Pediatr Orthop-Oct/Nov 2009; 29(7): 676-82

Hip and Spine Deformity; SCFE; DDH
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