Henry Chambers, M.D.

Specialty

Orthopedics, Scoliosis and Sports Medicine

Specialty

Orthopedics, Scoliosis and Sports Medicine

Organization

Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

Rady Children's Specialists

Other Languages

French

Medical School

Tulane University School of Medicine

Internship

Fitzsimons Army Medical Center (of Aurora, CO) GME

Residency

Brooke Army Medical Center GME

Fellowship

Rady Childrens Hospital-San Diego

Board Certifications

Orthopedic Surgery

Gender

M

Bio

Dr. Henry Chambers directs the Southern California Cerebral Palsy Center at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego, co-directs the 360 Sports Medicine program, and is a clinical professor at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

After graduating summa cum laude from the University of Colorado, Dr. Chambers attended Tulane University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Brooke Army Medical Center, where he was honored for outstanding research, followed by a Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego/ UC San Diego fellowship in pediatric orthopedic surgery.

Dr. Chambers treats pediatric gait disorders, sports injuries and cerebral palsy. His research areas include cerebral palsy, motion analysis, and controlling spasticity with botulinum toxin.

Among his professional affiliations, Dr. Chambers is a member and former president of the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, as well as a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Dr. Chambers actively supports children and adults with disabilities and has been on United Cerebral Palsy San Diego's board since 1992. When not practicing medicine, he enjoys travel and discovering new technologies.




Publications

Effects of caregiving on the families of children and adults with disabilities
Chambers, HG and Chambers, JA

Update on neuromuscular disorders in pediatric orthopaedics: Duchenne muscular dystrophy, myelomeningocele, and cerebral palsy
Chambers, HG

Cases and current concepts in pediatric sports medicine
Archibald-Seiffer, N, Weiss, J, Shea, K, Edmonds, E, Hennrikus, W, Polousky, J, Heyworth, B, Chambers, H, McIntosh, A, Murnaghan, L, Busch, M

High resolution muscle measurements provide insights into equinus contractures in patients with cerebal palsy
Matthewson, MA, Ward, SR, Chambers, HG, Lieber, RL

Stiff muscle fibers in calf muscles of patients with cerebral palsy lead to high passive muscle stiffness
Mathewson, MA, Chambers, HG, Geirard, PJ, Tenenhaus, M, Schwartz, AK

Extra-articular, intraepiphyseal drilling for osteochondritis dissecans of the knee
Pennock, AT, Bomar, JD and Chambers, HG

CORR Insights: does proximal rectus femoris release influence kinematics in patients with cerebral palsy and stiff knee gait?
Chambers, HG

Toxins for toe-walking: should they be used?
Chambers, HG

Short-term results of arthroscopic treatment of osteochondritis dissecans in skeletally immature patients
Tis, JE, Edmonds, EW, Bastrom, T, Chambers, HG

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons clinical practice guideline on: the diagnosis and treatment of osteochondritis dissecans
Chambers, HG, Shea, KG, Anderson, AF, Jojo Brunelle, TJ, Carey, JL, Ganley, TJ, Paterno, M, Sanders, JO, Watters, WC 3rd, Goldberg, MJ, Keith, MW, Turkelson, CM, Wies, JL, Raymond, L, Boyer, KM, Hitchcock, K, Sluka, P, Boone, C, Patel, N

Reduced satellite cell population may lead to contractures in children with cerebral palsy
Smith, LR, Chambers, HG, and Lieber, RL

Managing behavior for a child with autism in a body cast
Chambers, HG, Becker, RE, Hoffman, MT, Hartley-McAndrew, M, Stein, MT

Transcriptional abnormalities of hamstring muscle contractures in children with cerebral palsy
Smith, LR, Subramaniam, S, Chambers, HG, Lieber, RL

Self-concept of adults with cerebral palsy
Gannotti, M, Minter, C, Chambers, HG, Smith, P, Tylkowski, C

AAOS Clinical Practice Guideline: diagnosis and treatment of osteochondritis dissecans
Chambers, HG, Shea, KG, Carey, JL

Diagnosis and treatment of osteochondritis dissecans
Chambers, HG, Shea, KG, Anderson, AF, Brunelle, TJ, Carey, JL, Ganley, TJ, Paterno, MV, Weiss, JM, Sanders, JO, Watters, WC, Goldberg, MJ, Keith, MW, Turkelson, CM, Weis, JL, Raymond, L, et al

Hamstring contractures in children with cerebral palsy result from a stiffer extracellular matrix and increased in vivo length
Smith, LR, Lee, KS, Ward, SR, Chambers, HG, Lieber, RL

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

Osteochondral autologous transplantation was more effective than microfracture for osteochondritis dissecans in children younger than eighteen years
Chambers, HG

Anterolateral ankle impingement in adolescents: outcomes of nonoperative and operative treatment
Edmonds, EW, Chambers, RC, Kaufman, E, Chambers, HG

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