Douglas G. Armstrong, M.D.

Douglas G. Armstrong, M.D.
Penn State Hershey Pediatric Bone and Joint Institute
30 Hope Drive, Building B, Suite 2200
Hershey, PA 17033
4.8 out of 5
305 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopaedics

Douglas Armstrong, MD is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic surgeon who has been in practice since 1991. He is a native of Ottawa, Canada and completed medical school at the University of Ottawa. His Orthopaedic residency was at McGill University, Montreal. He completed Fellowships in Spinal Surgery at the Ottawa Civic Hospital and in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Buffalo. He is an active member of the Scoliosis Research Society, the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America and the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He has authored more than 20 scientific articles and book chapters. He has been privileged to serve as a Volunteer Pediatric Orthopaedic surgeon on several mission trips to Africa and Latin America. He is honored to serve the people of Central Pennsylvania and is the current Director of the Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics at Penn State. He enjoys participating in outdoor activities with his family.

Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedics
Buffalo Childrens Hospital (New York) - 1991

Fellowship, Spine Surgery
University of Ottawa & Affil. Hospitals - 1990

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery
McGill University, Faculty of Medicine - 1989

Residency, Surgery, General
University of Minnesota Hospitals and Clinics (Minneapolis) - 1986

Internship, Transitional
Memorial University of Newfoundland - PGME - 1983

University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine (Canada) - 1982

  • Scoliosis in Children, Adolescents and Young Adults
  • Pediatric and Adolescent Spinal Deformity
  • Clubfoot and Pediatric Foot problems
  • Cerebral Palsy and Neuromuscular disorders in childhood
  • Blood conservation in spine surgery
  • Spine Disorders in Children, Adolescents and Young Adults
  • Edwards P. Schwentker Professor
  • Director, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Spinal Deformity
  • Blood conservation in spinal surgery
  • Growing Rod Instrumentation with limited spinal fusion for scoliosis in young children
  • Pelvic Abnormalities in patients who have Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
  • Regional Variation in the Utilization of Pediatric Orthopedic services
  • Scoliosis and Spinal Deformities in Children and Adolescents
  • Scoliosis progression and maturity in Neuromuscular Scoliosis patients

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