Specialty

, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery-Trauma

Specialty

Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery-Trauma

Organization

Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

CPMG/RCHN/RCSSD

Medical School

University of California - Davis

Internship

Univ of CA Davis Medical Center - Surgery GME

Residency

Carolinas Medical Center

Fellowship

Rady Childrens Hospital-San Diego, UC San Diego

Board Certifications

Orthopaedic Surgery

Gender

M

Bio

Dr. Eric Edmonds is the director of orthopedic research and co-director of 360 Sports Medicine at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego. He is one of two fellowship-trained, board-certified orthopedic surgeons with subspecialty certification in sports medicine in San Diego, Imperial, Riverside and Orange counties.

He is also an associate professor of clinical orthopedics at UC San Diego, where he is actively involved with the education of pediatric orthopedic 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 orthopedic 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 actively participates in many multi-center research teams, including the Research of Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee. 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.

Publications

Predicting epiphyseal stability of slipped capital femoral epiphysis with preoperative CT imaging.
Fischer-Colbrie ME, Louer CR, Bomar JD, Hahn P, Edmonds EW, Pennock AT, Upasani VV

Predicting no-shows in paediatric orthopaedic clinics.
Robaina JA, Bastrom TP, Richardson AC, Edmonds EW

Editorial Commentary: Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee: The Great Confounder.
Edmonds EW

Femoral derotational osteotomy level does not effect resulting torsion.
Edmonds EW, Fuller CB, Jeffords ME, Farnsworth CL, Lindgren AM, Pennock AT, Upasani VV

Posterior Shoulder Instability: Surgical Outcomes and Risk of Failure in Adolescence.
Asturias AM, Bastrom TP, Pennock AT, Edmonds EW

3D Knee Trochlear Morphology Assessment by Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Patients With Normal and Dysplastic Trochleae.
Pennock AT, Chang A, Doan J, Bomar JD, Edmonds EW

Adolescent Posterior-Superior Glenoid Labral Pathology: Does Involvement of the Biceps Anchor Make a Difference?
Hansen CH, Asturias AM, Pennock AT, Edmonds EW

Ultrasonography in the Diagnosis and Management of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip.
Edmonds EW, Hughes JL, Bomar JD, Brooks JT, Upasani VV

Stable childhood osteochondral lesions of the talus: short-term radiographic outcomes suggest risk for early osteoarthritis.
Edmonds EW, Phillips L, Roocroft JH, Bastrom TP, Pennock AT, Chambers HG

Functional Outcomes of Unstable Ankle Fractures in Adolescents.
Lurie BM, Bomar JD, Edmonds EW, Pennock AT, Upasani VV

Periosteal incarceration versus interposition adipose tissue grafting in physeal fractures: pilot study in immature rabbits.
Edmonds EW, Doan JD, Farnsworth CL

Transphyseal Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction in the Skeletally Immature: Quadriceps Tendon Autograft Versus Hamstring Tendon Autograft.
Pennock AT, Johnson KP, Turk RD, Bastrom TP, Chambers HG, Boutelle KE, Edmonds EW

Under Pressure: The Utility of Spacers in Univalved Fiberglass Casts.
Kleis K, Schlechter JA, Doan JD, Farnsworth CL, Edmonds EW

What's New in Pediatric Orthopaedic Trauma: The Upper Extremity.
Hosseinzadeh P, Rickert KD, Edmonds EW

Outcomes of Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Surgery in Adolescents.
Ouillette R, Edmonds E, Chambers H, Bastrom T, Pennock A

Arthroscopic Bankart Repairs With and Without Remplissage in Recurrent Adolescent Anterior Shoulder Instability With Hill-Sachs Deformity.
Hughes JL, Bastrom T, Pennock AT, Edmonds EW

Magnetic resonance imaging predictors of shoulder instability in adolescents.
Hughes JL, Kruk P, Bastrom TP, Edmonds EW

Recurrence of Patellar Instability in Adolescents Undergoing Surgery for Osteochondral Defects Without Concomitant Ligament Reconstruction.
Pedowitz JM, Edmonds EW, Chambers HG, Dennis MM, Bastrom T, Pennock AT

Efficacy of Self-Directed Learning in the Supracondylar Fracture Performance Improvement Module at an Academic Pediatric Orthopedic Institution.
Edmonds EW, Kemppainen JW, Roocroft JH, Munch J, Bastrom TP

Use of a Modified All-Epiphyseal Technique for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction in the Skeletally Immature Patient.
Pennock AT, Chambers HG, Turk RD, Parvanta KM, Dennis MM, Edmonds EW

What's New in Pediatric Orthopaedic Trauma: The Lower Extremity.
Rickert KD, Hosseinzadeh P, Edmonds EW

Measurement Reliability in Pediatric Lateral Condyle Fractures of the Humerus.
Bland DC, Pennock AT, Upasani VV, Edmonds EW

Adolescent Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction: A Comparison of the Use of Autograft Versus Allograft Hamstring.
Kumar N, Bastrom TP, Dennis MM, Pennock AT, Edmonds EW

Bioabsorbable plating in the treatment of pediatric clavicle fractures: A biomechanical and clinical analysis.
Osborn EJ, Farnsworth CL, Doan JD, Edmonds EW

3D Knee Trochlear Morphology Assessment by Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Patients With Normal and Dysplastic Trochleae.
Pennock AT, Chang A, Doan J, Bomar JD, Edmonds EW

See the full listing of this physician's publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

PubMed is a third-party website and not affiliated with Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego.

Rady Children's updates the Doctor Finder annually. We are not responsible for omissions or errors. Prior to making an appointment, please be sure to check with your health plan to confirm coverage. If you see an error or omission on a physician's profile page, please contact us at refsvc@rchsd.org.