Alexandra Kathleen Callan, MD $$

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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Dr. Alexandra Callan is a musculoskelatal oncologist. She specializes in patient with sarcomas, metastatic bone disease, complex joint replacements and other soft tissue and bone tumors of the body. 

Dr. Alex Callan, orthopedic surgeon - Children's Health

Dr. Callan enjoys live music snow and wake boarding as well as traveling.

Education and Training

Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine (2011)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2016), Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (2017), Orthopaedic Oncology
Board Certification
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Departments and Programs

  • Research Interests

    • Clinical and Functional Outcomes in Orthopaedic Oncology
    • Limb Salvage Techniques for Osteosarcoma and Ewing Sarcoma
    • Metastatic Bone Disease
    • Quality of Life in Musculoskeletal Oncology
    • Cancerous (Malignant) Bone Tumors
    • Sarcoma
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Benign (Noncancerous) Bone Tumors
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Joint Disorders Surgical Treatment
    • Orthopaedic Disorders
  • Publications

  • Professional Activities

    • Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (2016)
    • Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (2016)
    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (2011)
  • Awards and Honors

    • Dedman Family Scholar in Clinical Care (2017-2021)
    • D Magazine Best Doctor (2020)