Mark J Romness, MD
- ABMS Certification:
- Orthopaedic Surgery, 1995
- Research Interests:
Children with cerebral palsy, gait and functional mobility, treatment for spasticity and contractures, bracing, pediatric foot and ankle problems
- Clinical Practice:
- Achondroplasia, Elbow Fracture, Cerebral Palsy-child, Growth Plate Fracture, Juvenile Arthritis, Muscle Strain, Neurofibromatosis Type 1, Neurofibromatosis Type 2, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spina Bifida, Sprain, Femoral (Thigh Bone) Fracture, Fracture, Scoliosis-child, Neurocutaneous Disorders, Pediatric Orthopedics
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
- Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Romness has focused on the treatment of children with musculoskeletal problems and the effectiveness of those treatments. Children with cerebral palsy and related disorders represent a sub-specialized area of his career. His approach to treating patients is family-centered, providing a personalized and professional approach to each patient's problem.
Dr. Romness enjoys family, travel and any water activities during his time outside of work.Special Expertise:
Special needs children including: cerebral palsy and spina bifida, Gait abnormalities, Pediatric lower extremity problems and trauma, and Osteogenesis imperfecta.
- 2011-2018 Best Doctors in America® List
- Northwestern University Medical School, 1987
- Orthopaedic Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School
- Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia