, Limb Deformity, Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery-Foot, Orthopedic Surgery-Hip, Orthopedic Surgery-Trauma


San Diego County

3020 Children's Way
MC 5062
San Diego, CA 92123


Limb Deformity, Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery-Foot, Orthopedic Surgery-Hip, Orthopedic Surgery-Trauma


Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

University of Colorado School of Medicine


Mayo Clinic


Mayo Clinic


Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego

Board Certifications

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine




Dr. Maya Pring is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and a clinical professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She is the coordinator of the UC San Diego pediatric orthopedic residency.

After earning her degree in zoology at Duke University, Dr. Pring studied medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. She completed her residency at Mayo Clinic, followed by a fellowship in pediatric orthopedic surgery at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego/UC San Diego. Later she completed an international traveling fellowship in hip surgery.

Dr. Pring's practice is focused on hip injuries, tumors, limb lengthening, sports medicine and trauma. In addition to her clinical practice, she has conducted extensive research to investigate clubfoot, developmental dislocations of the hip, slipped capital femoral epiphysis, Perthes disease and fracture management. She is a member of numerous professional orthopedic organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Dr. Ping enjoys traveling, scuba diving and horseback riding.


Use of Metagenomic Next-Generation Sequencing to Identify Pathogens in Pediatric Osteoarticular Infections.
Ramchandar N, Burns J, Coufal NG, Pennock A, Briggs B, Stinnett R, Bradley J, Arnold J, Liu GY, Pring M, Upasani VV, Rickert K, Dimmock D, Chiu C, Farnaes L, Cannavino C

Orthopaedic resident preparedness for closed reduction and pinning of pediatric supracondylar fractures is improved by e-learning: a multisite randomized controlled study.
Hearty T, Maizels M, Pring M, Mazur J, Liu R, Sarwark J, Janicki J

Pediatric radial neck fractures: when and how to fix.
Pring ME

MR evaluation of femoral neck version and tibial torsion.
Koenig JK, Pring ME, Dwek JR

Advanced containment methods for Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease: results of triple pelvic osteotomy.
Wenger DR, Pring ME, Hosalkar HS, Caltoum CB, Lalonde FD, Bastrom TP

Classification of proximal tibial fractures in children.
Mubarak SJ, Kim JR, Edmonds EW, Pring ME, Bastrom TP

Biomechanical comparison of fully and partially threaded screws for fixation of slipped capital femoral epiphysis.
Miyanji F, Mahar A, Oka R, Pring M, Wenger D

Biomechanical stability of bioabsorbable screws for fixation of acetabular osteotomies.
Adamczyk MJ, Odell T, Oka R, Mahar AT, Pring ME, Lalonde FD, Wenger DR

Biomechanical analysis of single screw fixation for slipped capital femoral epiphysis: are more threads across the physis necessary for stability?
Upasani V, Kishan S, Oka R, Mahar A, Rohmiller M, Pring M, Wenger D

Impingement and childhood hip disease.
Wenger DR, Kishan S, Pring ME

Shoulder arthroplasty for locked posterior dislocation of the shoulder.
Sperling JW, Pring M, Antuna SA, Cofield RH

Compartment syndrome following intramedullary fixation of pediatric forearm fractures.
Yuan PS, Pring ME, Gaynor TP, Mubarak SJ, Newton PO

Intraoperative electromyographic monitoring during periacetabular osteotomy.
Pring ME, Trousdale RT, Cabanela ME, Harper CM

Treatment and outcome of recurrent pelvic chondrosarcoma.
Weber KL, Pring ME, Sim FH

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