Areas of Interest
Cerebral Palsy, Movement Disorders, Muscular Dystrophy, Neuromuscular Disease, Orthopedic, Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatrics, Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, Spasticity, Spina Bifida
Education, Residency and Internship
- Escola Paulista de Medicina (Sao Paulo, Brazil), Doctor of Medicine
- Henry Ford Hospital (Detroit, MI)
- Henry Ford Hospital (Detroit, MI), Orthopaedic Surgery
- Children's Memorial Hospital (Chicago, IL), Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Honors & Awards
1979, 1984, 1990, 1993, 1996, 2006: James K. Stack Teaching Award, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
Orthopedic Management of Spina Bifida. Part I: Hip, Knee, and Rotational Deformities.
Swaroop VT, Dias L. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics, 2009 Oct 25; PMID: 19856195
Strategies of Hip Management in Myelomeningocele: To do or not to do.
Swaroop VT, Dias LS. Hip International: The Journal of Clinical and Experimental Research on Hip Pathology and Therapy, 2009 Jan-Mar; 19 Suppl 6:S53-5; PMID: 19306248
Spina Bifida, Cerebral Palsy, congenital foot deformities
Certifications & Licenses
Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Specialist