UI Hospitals and Clinics

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Physician

Jose Morcuende, MD, PhD

Professor, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation (view Academic Profile)

About

Clinics

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Cerebral Palsy (Pediatric)
  • Clubfoot (Pediatric)
  • Fractures (Pediatric)
  • Hip Dysplasia (Pediatric)
  • Perthes (Pediatric)
  • Skeletal dysplasias (Pediatric)
  • Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) (Pediatric)

Education and Training

Degrees

  • MD, University Autonoma Madrid Faculty of Medicine, Spain
  • PhD, University Autonoma Madrid Faculty of Medicine, Spain

Residencies

  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Autonoma University of Madrid, Spain
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Fellowship

Pediatric Orthopaedics, Autonoma University of Madrid, Spain

Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

  • America's Best Doctors: 2013
  • U.S. News and World Report: 2012