Eric Edmonds, M.D.


Orthopedics, Scoliosis and Sports Medicine


Orthopedics, Scoliosis and Sports Medicine


Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

Rady Children's Specialists

Medical School

University of California - Davis


Univ of CA Davis Medical Center - Surgery GME


Carolinas Medical Center


Rady Childrens Hospital-San Diego, University of California - San Diego

Board Certifications

Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery




Dr. Eric Edmonds is co-director of 360 Sports Medicine and one of two fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego with subspeciality certification in sports medicine.

He is also an assistant clinical professor at UC San Diego, where he is actively involved with the education of pediatric orthopaedic fellows, residents from UC San Diego, the Navy and the Air Force, and UC San Diego medical students.

After graduating from Carlsbad High School, he attended The Johns Hopkins University and earned his medical degree at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine. Subsequently, he completed a general surgery internship at the UC Davis Medical Center, followed by an orthopaedic residency at the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C. His training brought him back to Southern California, where he completed the pediatric orthopedic and scoliosis fellowship at Rady Children's, followed by a sabbatical in sports medicine at Boston Children's Hospital, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Southern California Kaiser Permanente, San Diego.

Dr. Edmonds' clinical interests include youth sports medicine and musculoskeletal trauma. His current research involves adolescent shoulder and knee injuries, as well as ankle injuries and fracture treatment. He has received multiple research awards, including the Provost Undergraduate Award for Research and Excellence from The Johns Hopkins University and the distinguished St Giles Young Investigator Award from the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America.


Common conditions in the overhead athlete
Edmonds, EW and Dengerink, DD

Reliability of internal oblique elbow radiographs for measuring displacement of medial epicondyle humerus fractures: a cadaveric study
Gottschalk, HP, Bastrom, TP, Edmonds, EW

Childhood obesity as a risk factor for lateral condyle fractures over supracondylar humerus fractures
Fornari, ED, Suszter, M, Roocroft, JH, Bastrom, TP, Edmonds, EW, Schlechter, JA

Prevalence of painful peroneal tubercles in the pediatric population
Dutton, P, Edmonds, EW, Lark, RK, Mubarak, SJ

Partial rotator cuff tears in adolescents: factors affecting outcomes
Eisner, EA, Roocroft, JH, Edmonds, EW

The incidence of compartment syndrome after flexible nailing of pediatric tibial shaft fractures
Pandya, NK, Edmonds, EW, Mubarak, SJ

Immediate intramedullary flexible nailing of open pediatric tibial shaft fractures
Pandya, NK and Edmonds, EW

Tibial tubercle fractures: Complications, classification, and the need for intra-articular assessment
Pandya, NK, Edmonds, EW, Mubarak, SJ

Unwitnessed magnet ingestion in a 5 year-old boy leading to bowel perforation after magnetic resonance imaging: case report of a rare but potentially detrimental complication
Bailey, JR, Eisner, EA, Edmonds, EW

Biomechanical analysis of pin placement for pediatric supracondylar humerus fractures: does starting point, pin size, and number matter?
Gottschalk, HP, Sagoo, D, Glaser, D, Doan, J, Edmonds, EW, Schlechter, J

Does swaddling influence developmental dysplasia of the hip?: An experimental study of the traditional straight-leg swaddling model in neonatal rats
Wang, E, Liu, T, Li, J, Edmonds, EW, Zhao, Q, Zhang, L, Zhao, X, Wang, K

Childhood metatarsal shaft fractures: treatment outcomes and relative indications for surgical intervention
Robertson, NB, Roocroft, JH, Edmonds, EW

Short-term results of arthroscopic treatment of osteochondritis of the capitellum in skeletally immature patients
Tis, JE, Edmonds, EW, Bastrom, TP, Chambers,

A review of knowledge in osteochondritis dissecans: 123 years of minimal evolution from Konig to the ROCK study group
Edmonds, EW and Polousky, J

Use of an absorbable plate in the management of a clavicle fracture in an adolescent
Edmonds, EW

Underestimation of labral pathology in adolescents with anterior shoulder instability
Eisner, EA, Roocroft, JH, Edmonds, EW

Psoas abscess with associated septic arthritis of the hip in infants
Wang, E, Ma, L, Edmonds, EW, Zhao, Q, Zhang, L, Ji, S

How displaced are "nondisplaced" fractures of the medial humeral epicondyle in children? Results of a three-dimensional computed tomography analysis
Edmonds, EW

Outcomes of extra-articular, intra-epiphyseal drilling for osteochondritis dissecans of the knee
Edmonds, EW, Albright, J, Bastrom, T, Chambers, HG

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