Description of Research Expertise:
adolescent and young-adult hip preservation, slipped capital femoral epiphysis, developmental dysplasia of the hip, Legg-Calve-Perthes disease, avascular necrosis, bracing and scoliosis, and pediatric trauma
Gandhi JS, Trionfo A, Sankar WN: Duration of Legg-Calve-Perthes disease stages in children under four years of age at disease onset University of Pennsylvania Orthopaedic journal 20 : 123-127,2019.
Miller DJ, Blumberg TJ, Nelson SE, Sankar WN: Fracture healing in pediatric patients with neurofibromatosis type 1: A case series and review of the literature University of Pennsyvania Orthopaedic Journal 29 : 128-130,2019.
Sankar WN, Gornitzky AL, Clarke NM, Herrera-Soto JA, Kelley SP, Matheney T, Mulpuri K, Schaeffer EK, Upasani VV, Williams N, Price CT; International Hip Dysplasia Institute: Closed Reduction for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip: Early-term Results From a Prospective, Multicenter Cohort Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 39 (3): 111-118,2019.
Meza B, Talwar D, Sankar WN, Shah A: Socioeconomic Factors Impact Adolescent Fracture Care Compliance Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, annual meeting, Charlotte, NC : 2019.
Talathi N, Trionfo, A, Patel NM, Upasani VV, Matheney T, Mulpuri K, Sankar WN: Should I Plan to Open? Predicting the Need for Open vs. Closed Reduction
in the Surgical Treatment of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, annual meeting, Charlotte, NC : 2019.
Herrera-Soto J, Schaeffer E, Mulpuri K, Sankar WN, Williams N, Matheney T, Upasani VV: The Fate of the Stubborn Hip in Bilateral Cases Where One Hip Reduces on
Initial Treatment: How Many and What To Do? Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, annual meeting, Charlotte, NC : 2019.
Adams AJ, Baldwin KD, Arkader A, Sankar WN: Assessing the Need for Common Perioperative Laboratory Tests in Pediatric Patients With Femoral Shaft Fractures Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics Epub ahead of print : 2019.
Sankar WN, LaValva S, McGuire M, Jo CH, Kim H: Does Early Proximal Femoral Varus Osteotomy Shorten the Length of
Fragmentation In LCPD? Lessons from a Prospective Multi-Center Cohort Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, annual meeting, Charlotte, NC : 2019.
Adams AJ, Johnson MA, Ryan KA, Farrell SB, Morro M, Sankar WN: Safe transportation in-spica following surgical treatment of infantile DDH: solutions and threats Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics : 2019.
Pasha S, Sankar WN, Castelein RM: The link between 3D spino-pelvic alignment and vertebral body morphology in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis Spine Deformity 7 (1): 53-59,2019.