Dr. Emily Dodwell, MD

Dr. Emily Dodwell, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Emily Dodwell, MD is a pediatric orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Queens University / Faculty of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read her story

535 E 70th St

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

(212) 606-1451

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicaid
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Dodwell performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Fracture
normal
more than 43% of peers
Elbow Injuries
normal
more than 30% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
normal
more than 23% of peers

Dr. Dodwell's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Dodwell's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dodwell "Dr. Emily Dodwell is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon. She specializes in pediatric trauma of the upper and lower extremities, and lower extremity reconstruction including treatment of limb length discrepancy, congenital and acquired deformities, and care of children with neuromuscular conditions. Dr. Dodwell treats children from birth to 20 years of age, and sees patients with a wide variety of problems including fractures, ligament and tendon injuries, joint dislocations, congenital deformities such as hip dysplasia and clubfoot, cerebral palsy, gait abnormalities, growth disturbances, and disorders such as osteogenesis imperfecta, SCFE, Perthes disease, and skeletal dysplasias."

3  Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

77  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Blount's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Type 1
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clubfoot
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
  • Limb Length
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Metatarsus Adductus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Perthe's Disease
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Slipped Epiphysis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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30  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Arm Surgery
  • Casting
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Surgery
  • Limb Lengthening
  • Osteotomy
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Trigger Finger Release

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Queen's University, Kingston,Canada
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Queens University / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University of British Columbia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University of British Columbia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Hospital for Sick Children
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Harvard School Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dodwell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dodwell's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dodwell to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Dodwell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

My 3 year old daughter broke her leg and I wanted to find a specialist that could explain to me the implications and healing process. Dr Dodwell did an amazing job at that and the HSS is a hospital that gives a very professional impression. All their staff was friendly and focused on reducing...more
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We saw Dr. Dodwell for our daughter's turned in feet. She explained everything so well.
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Dr. Dodwell performed emergency surgery for our son's elbow fracture at New York Presbyterian Hospital. We did follow up at her regular office at HSS. We've seen her many times during our son's recovery. From our first meeting with her in the emergency room through each of our office visits with...more
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Dr. Dodwell uses a nurse practitioner who makes the initial assessment and states what she thinks the treatment plan will be. Dr. Dodwell comes in after the NP's initial review and does a 1 minute review. She sent my daughter off for x-rays and never returned. The NP gave us the treatment plan. Go...more
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