Keck School Faculty

Oussama Abousamra

Oussama Abousamra

Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Pediatrics
4640 West Sunset Blvd Off Campus Los Angeles

Absence of Peroneus Tertius in Split Anterior Tibialis Tendon Transfer Surgery J Foot Ankle Surg. 2022 Jul-Aug; 61(4):886-887. . View in PubMed

Ankle Mortise Instability in Multiple Hereditary Exostoses J Foot Ankle Surg. 2022 Feb 24. . View in PubMed

What's New in Pediatric Orthopaedics J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2022 02 16; 104(4):299-306. . View in PubMed

Effect of Static Alignment on Dynamic Knee Abduction Moments in Adolescent Athletes with Recent ACL Reconstruction Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2021 08 01; 53(8):1555-1560. . View in PubMed

Is Radiographic Imaging Necessary for Identifying Late Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip in Breech Infants with Normal Ultrasounds? Glob Pediatr Health. 2021; 8:2333794X211040977.. View in PubMed

What's New in Pediatric Orthopaedics J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2021 02 17; 103(4):287-294. . View in PubMed

Do seizures compromise correction maintenance after spinal fusion in cerebral palsy scoliosis? J Pediatr Orthop B. 2020 Nov; 29(6):538-541.. View in PubMed

Four-in-one Extensor Realignment for the Treatment of Obligatory or Fixed, Lateral Patellar Instability in Skeletally Immature Knee J Pediatr Orthop. 2020 Oct; 40(9):503-508. . View in PubMed

Anterior distal femoral hemiepiphysiodesis with and without patellar tendon shortening for fixed knee flexion contractures in children with cerebral palsy J Child Orthop. 2020 Oct 01; 14(5):415-420. . View in PubMed

Titanium Elastic Nails Are a Safe and Effective Treatment for Length Unstable Pediatric Femur Fractures J Pediatr Orthop. 2020 Aug; 40(7):e560-e565. . View in PubMed

Response to comment on Siddiqui et al: 'Femoral shaft fractures in children with non-ambulatory neuromuscular disorders can be effectively treated using flexible intramedullary nails' J Child Orthop. 2020 Jun 01; 14(3):243-244. . View in PubMed

Femoral shaft fractures in children with non-ambulatory neuromuscular disorders can be effectively treated using flexible intramedullary nails J Child Orthop. 2020 Apr 01; 14(2):132-138. . View in PubMed

Closed vs open reduction in developmental dysplasia of the hip: The short-term effect on acetabular remodeling J Clin Orthop Trauma. 2020 Mar-Apr; 11(2):213-216. . View in PubMed

Response to: Titanium Elastic Nails Are a Safe and Effective Treatment for Length Unstable Pediatric Femur Fractures J Pediatr Orthop. 2020 10; 40(9):e898-e899. . View in PubMed

Hip Dysplasia Is Not More Common in W-Sitters Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2020 10; 59(12):1074-1079. . View in PubMed

Split Tibialis Anterior Tendon Transfer to The Peroneus Brevis or Tertius for the Treatment of Varus Foot Deformities in Children with Static Encephalopathy: A retrospective case series J Am Acad Orthop Surg Glob Res Rev. 2020 05; 4(5):e2000044. . View in PubMed

Occiput-to-pelvis spinal arthrodesis: a case series Spine Deform. 2020 02; 8(1):147-148. . View in PubMed

Deep Infections After Pediatric Spinal Arthrodesis: Differences Exist with Idiopathic, Neuromuscular, or Genetic and Syndromic Cause of Deformity J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2019 Dec 18; 101(24):2219-2225. . View in PubMed

Cervical Spine Deformities in Children With Rhizomelic Chondrodysplasia Punctata J Pediatr Orthop. 2019 Oct; 39(9):e680-e686. . View in PubMed

Long-term outcome of knee hyperextension in children with cerebral palsy J Pediatr Orthop B. 2019 Jul; 28(4):345-350. . View in PubMed

Valgus Hip Osteotomy in Children With Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia Congenita: Midterm Results J Pediatr Orthop. 2019 Jul; 39(6):282-288. . View in PubMed

Thoracic Lordosis, Especially in Males, Increases Blood Loss in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis J Pediatr Orthop. 2019 Mar; 39(3):e201-e204. . View in PubMed

Occiput-to-Pelvis Spinal Arthrodesis: A Case Series Spine Deform. 2019 11; 7(6):992-1002. . View in PubMed

Sagittal Spinopelvic Parameters in Children With Achondroplasia Spine Deform. 2019 01; 7(1):163-170. . View in PubMed

Radiographic Analysis of the Pediatric Hip Patients With Hereditary Multiple Exostoses (HME) J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 Jul; 38(6):305-311. . View in PubMed

Prophylactic antibiotics in soft-tissue procedures in children with cerebral palsy J Child Orthop. 2018 Jun 01; 12(3):279-281. . View in PubMed

Foot and ankle deformities in children with Down syndrome J Child Orthop. 2018 Jun 01; 12(3):218-226. . View in PubMed

Knee Deformities in Children With Down Syndrome: A Focus on Knee Malalignment J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 May/Jun; 38(5):266-273. . View in PubMed

The effect of plantar flexor lengthening on foot pressure in ambulatory children with cerebral palsy J Pediatr Orthop B. 2018 May; 27(3):200-205. . View in PubMed

Risk factors for pancreatitis after posterior spinal fusion in children with cerebral palsy J Pediatr Orthop B. 2018 Mar; 27(2):163-167. . View in PubMed

Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Symptomatic Children With Hereditary Multiple Exostoses of the Hip J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 Feb; 38(2):116-121. . View in PubMed

Infections of Intrathecal Baclofen Delivery Systems and Ventriculoperitoneal Shunting Systems: Clinical Series Discussion Pediatr Neurosurg. 2018; 53(1):1-6. . View in PubMed

What's New in the Management of Foot Deformities in Children With Cerebral Palsy J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 Jan; 38(1):e20-e24. . View in PubMed

Persistence and Recurrence Following Femoral Derotational Osteotomy in Ambulatory Children With Cerebral Palsy J Pediatr Orthop. 2017 Oct/Nov; 37(7):447-453. . View in PubMed

Upper Cervical Fusion in Children With Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia Congenita J Pediatr Orthop. 2017 Oct/Nov; 37(7):466-472. . View in PubMed

Long-term Outcome of External Tibial Derotation Osteotomies in Children With Cerebral Palsy J Pediatr Orthop. 2017 Oct/Nov; 37(7):460-465. . View in PubMed

Long-term Outcome of Internal Tibial Derotation Osteotomies in Children With Cerebral Palsy J Pediatr Orthop. 2017 Oct/Nov; 37(7):454-459. . View in PubMed

Scoliosis in Down's syndrome J Pediatr Orthop B. 2017 Jul; 26(4):383-387. . View in PubMed

Hip Reconstruction in Children With Unilateral Cerebral Palsy and Hip Dysplasia J Pediatr Orthop. 2016 Dec; 36(8):834-840. . View in PubMed

Hip Instability in Down Syndrome: A Focus on Acetabular Retroversion J Pediatr Orthop. 2016 Jul-Aug; 36(5):499-504. . View in PubMed

Correction of Pelvic Obliquity After Spinopelvic Fixation in Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Comparison Study With Minimum Two-Year Follow-up Spine Deform. 2016 May; 4(3):217-224. . View in PubMed

Evaluation of intrathecal baclofen delivery system malfunction by computed tomography scan Dev Med Child Neurol. 2016 Apr; 58(4):409-15. . View in PubMed

Factors predicting postoperative complications following spinal fusions in children with cerebral palsy scoliosis Eur Spine J. 2016 Feb; 25(2):627-34. . View in PubMed

Reliability and validity of Edinburgh visual gait score as an evaluation tool for children with cerebral palsy Gait Posture. 2016 09; 49:14-18. . View in PubMed

Three Methods of Pelvic Fixation for Scoliosis in Children With Cerebral Palsy: Differences at 5-year Follow-Up Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2019 Jan 01; 44(1):E19-E25. . View in PubMed

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