$$ Christine Ann Ho, MD Division Director at Children's Health Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center


UTSW Physician Practicing at Children's Health

Board Certification American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Languages Spoken: English,


Christine Ho, M.D., is the Division Director for Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery at Children's Health℠ who also specializes in congenital upper extremity deformities.

Dr. Ho received her medical degree from UT Southwestern Medical Center and completed her internship and residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. She completed her fellowship in pediatric orthopedics at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas.

Dr. Ho is a member of the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America and the American Orthopaedic Association. She is also a clinical associate professor of orthopedic surgery at UT Southwestern.

Education and Training

Education and Training

Medical School

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2000)


LAC - USC Medical Center (2001), Orthopaedic Surgery


LAC - USC Medical Center (2005), Orthopaedic Surgery


Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (2007), Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Research Interests

  • Congenital/Developmental Upper Extremity Deformities
  • Pediatric Hand Injuries
  • Pediatric Traumatic Injuries

Selected Publications

  • A Comparison of Fracture Reductions Performed by Physician Extenders and Orthopaedic, Ho, C.A., Wilson, P.W. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma April 2010 24(4) 244-9
  • The Utility of Knee Releases in Arthrogryposis, Ho C.A., Karol L.A. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics Spring 2008 28(3) 307-313
  • Management of Infection After Instrumented Posterior Spine Fusion in Pediatric Scoliosis, Ho C.A., Skaggs D.L., Weiss J.M., Tolo V.T. Spine November 2007 32(24) 2739-2744
  • Long Term Follow-up of Progressive Macrodystrophia Lipomatosa, Ho C.A., Herring J.A., Ezaki, M.B. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-A May 2007 89A(5) 1097-1102
  • Use of Flexible Intramedullary Nails in Pediatric Femur Fractures, Ho C.A., Skaggs D.L., Tang C.A.W., Kay R.M. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2006 26(4) 497-504

Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Professional Associations and Affiliations

  • American Medical Association
  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  • Texas Medical Association

Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors

  • Emerging Leader Program - American Orthopaedic Association (2004)