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    Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

    Chair: Darren L. Johnson, MD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers - Call UK-MDs 800-888-5533
    Fax 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The section of pediatric orthopedics in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine is world renowned for developing and implementing state-of-the-art techniques to diagnose, treat, research and educate patients about bone and joint disorders. It is our goal to provide the highest level of care available so that we may return our patients to their daily activities as quickly as possible. For a complete listing of faculty, services and locations refer to the Department of Orthopaedic section of this directory.

    For patient appointments in Orthopaedic surgery call: 859-323-5533    Fax: 859-323-2412

    For patient appointments at the Sports Medicine Clinic call: 859-218-3131    Fax: 859-257-0168

  • Specialties

    • Arthritis
    • Arthroscopic surgery
    • Back pain
    • Brachial plexus surgery
    • Cerebral palsy
    • Cartilage repair, restoration and transplantation
    • Clubfeet
    • Complex foot and ankle surgery
    • Congenital anomalies
    • Dislocations
    • Elbow surgery
    • Fractures
    • Growth disturbance
    • Hand surgery
    • Neck pain
    • Neoplasms
    • Neuromuscular disorders
    • Reconstructive surgery
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder surgery
    • Hip preservation surgery
    • Knee surgery
    • Limb deformities
    • Malformations
    • Meniscal repairs
    • Spina bifida
    • Spinal disc disease
    • Sports medicine
    • Trauma
    • Wrist surgery

  • Clinic locations 

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

    Kentucky Clinic
    First Floor, Wing C
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284

    This is a clinic of the University of Kentucky Hospital, also known as UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital. Read more »

    Call 859-323-5533
    Call 800-333-8874
    Fax 859-257-9813

    Sports Medicine

    UK HealthCare at Turfland
    Suite 125
    2195 Harrodsburg Road
    Lexington KY 40504-3504

    Call 859-218-3131
    Call 800-333-8874
    Fax 859-323-2255

    Pediatric Orthopaedics

    Shriners Medical Center
    110 Conn Terrace
    Lexington KY 40508

    Call 859-257-1000
    Call 800-333-8874

  • Mailing address

    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
    UK College of Medicine
    K-401 Kentucky Clinic
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284