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Ron El‑Hawary

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, School of Biomedical Engineering




Ron El-Hawary, MD, B.Eng, MSc, FRCS(C)
Email: ron.el-hawary@iwk.nshealth.ca
Phone: 902-470-7245
Fax: 902-470-7341
Web: http://dalortho.ca/surgeon/dr-ron-el-hawary/

Our Group

Our research interests include scoliosis, paediatric trauma, and radiostereophotogrammetric analysis (RSA).  


Development of a Low-Dose Radiographic Imaging Technique for Assessment of Outcomes Following Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery


Recent Publications

Pressure Distribution of Intra-operative Chest Pad Designs in Patients with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. MacNeil JA, Francis A, Lane T, El-Hawary R.
J. Spinal Disord. Tech. (2014).
Use of the S-hook for Pelvic Fixation in Rib Based Treatment of Early Onset Scoliosis: A Multicenter Study. Ramirez N, Flynn JM, Smith JT, Vitale M, Sturm P, Dʼ Amato C, Samdani A, Machiavelli R, El-Hawary R. Spine (2014).
Single versus double-incision technique for the repair of acute distal biceps tendon ruptures: a randomized clinical trial. Grewal R, Athwal GS, MacDermid JC, Faber KJ, Drosdowech DS, El-Hawary R, King GJ. J. Bone Joint Surg. Am. (2012) 94(13):1166-74. 
A systematic review of rigid, locked, intramedullary nail insertion sites and avascular necrosis of the femoral head in the skeletally immature. MacNeil JA, Francis A, El-Hawary R. J. Pediatr Orthop. (2011) 31(4):377-80. 
Extension type II pediatric supracondylar humerus fractures: a radiographic outcomes study of closed reduction and cast immobilization. Camus T, MacLellan B, Cook PC, Leahey JL, Hyndman JC, El-Hawary R. J. Pediatr. Orthop. (2011) 31(4):366-71.
Legg-Calve-Perthes disease in a patient with Albright hereditary osteodystrophy: a case report. Lewington MR, El-Hawary R. J. Bone Joint Surg. Am. (2010)92(2):450-5.