John P. Dormans, MD, FACS

John P Dormans, MD, is the former chief of the Division of Orthopedics at CHOP and a nationally recognized leader in the field of pediatric orthopedic surgery.  He is currently on sabbatical.

Areas of Expertise: Orthopedic oncology and spinal disorders
Locations: Main Campus

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

    Residency

    Orthopedic Surgery - Grand Rapids Michigan State University, Grand Rapids, MI

    Fellowship

    Clinical Pediatric Orthopaedics - The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    Additional Training

    2000-2001 - Leadership Council, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    2000 - Advanced Program for Chiefs of Clinical Services, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA
    1998 - Program for Chiefs of Clinical Services, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA 

    Board Certification

    Orthopedic Surgery

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Surgeon

    Emeritus Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery

    Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services