Pamela J. Lang, MD

Dr. Lang is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in pediatric orthopedics and sports medicine. She completed her orthopedic surgery residency at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, NC and completed additional training in pediatric orthopedic surgery at the Orthopaedic Institute for Children/UCLA in Los Angeles, CA. Additionally, she completed training in orthopedic sports medicine at Boston Children's Hospital in Boston, MA.

Dr. Lang's clinical specialties include general pediatric orthopedics and pediatric sports medicine, in particular pediatric and adolescent sports injuries, pediatric fractures, hip dysplasia and impingement, lower extremity angular and rotational abnormalities and lower extremity limb deficiency syndromes. Her research interests include biomechanics and sports injury in children and adolescents, sports injury prevention, and bone health in children and adolescents.

Dr. Lang is passionate about providing the very best care for children and advancing the fields of pediatric orthopedics and pediatric sports medicine through education and research.

Clinical Interests
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Ligament and Meniscus Injuries of the Knee
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Patellar Instability
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI)
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • General Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
  • Lower Extremity Angular and Rotational Malaligment
  • Limb Deficiency (lower extremity)
Professional Activities
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Pediatric Research in Sports Medicine
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leaders Program
  • Association of Women in Surgery
  • Team Physician, Babson College, Babson Park, MA (2016-2017)
  • Fellowship - Orthopedic Sports Medicine
    Boston Children’s Hospital , Boston, MA, 2016-2017
  • Fellowship - Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
    Orthopaedic Institute for Children/UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, 2015-2016
  • Residency - Orthopedic Surgery
    University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC, 2010-2015
  • Medical Doctorate
    University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford, Rockford, IL, 2006-2010
  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology - Exercise Science, Athletic Training
    University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 2001-2005
Research Interests
  • Prevention of Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Biomechanics and Sports Injury in Children and Adolescents
  • Bone Health in Children and Adolescents
  • Sports Specialization and Training Volume in Youth Sports
  • Longitudinal Outcomes Research in Pediatric Orthopedics and Pediatric Sports Medicine

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