Frances A. Farley

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University: 
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Unit: 
Medicine
Department: 
Orthopaedic Surgery
Title: 
Professor
Short bio: 

Frances A. Farley, M.D. is a Professor and Chief of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Michigan and Assistant Surgeon-in-Chief of Mott Children’s Hospital.  Her interests are congenital scoliosis, cervical spine, and pediatric trauma. Dr. Farley received her B.A. from Duke University and received her M.D. from Cornell University.  She did her residency at the University of Michigan and a Fellowship at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital.  She served on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.  She currently serves as the Treasurer of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America. 

Research summary: 

Scoliosis, limb lengthening and developmental dysplasia of the hip.

Recent publications: 

Farley FA1, Li Y, Jong N, Powell CC, Speers MS, Childers DM, Caird MS. Congenital Scoliosis SRS-22 Outcomes in Children Treated With Observation, Surgery, and VEPTR. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Oct 15;39(22):1868-74.