Jennifer J. Beck, M.D.
Primary Area of Practice
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Institute for Children 2400 South Flower Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007 Appointments: Phone (213) 742-8330 Fax (213) 741-8338
Hospital and Institute Affiliation(s)
Orthopaedic Institute for Children
Medical School: Rosalind Franklin University, Chicago, 2004-2008. Degree: MD
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery - Loyola University Medical Center, 2008-2013.
Fellowship: UCLA/Orthopaedic Hospital, Orthopaedic Institute for Children, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, 2013-2014.
Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, 2013-present
American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leaders Program, 2013-present
Arthroscopy Association of North America, Resident/Fellow Member, 2013-present
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Resident Member, 2008-present
Ruth Jackson Orthopedic Society (Women in Orthopedics), 2004-present
Awards and Recognition
Charles M. Swartz Traveling Fellowship Award, Loyola University, 2013
Certificate of Excellence in Research, Loyola University, 2013
Ruth Jackson Orthopedic Society Resident Research Award, February 2012
Alpha Omega Alpha at Rosalind Franklin, elected as MS3, January 2007
Outstanding Female Student Leadership Award at Rosalind Franklin, March 2005
Pathology Honors Program at Rosalind Franklin, 2005-2006
1. Beck J, Evans D, Tonino P, Yong S, Callaci J. The Biomechanical and Histological Effects of Platelet Rich Plasma on Rat Rotator Cuff Repairs. Am J Sports Med. 2012 Sept: 40 (9): 2037-2044.
2. Beck J, Altiok H. Congenital Lateral Tibial Dysplasia Associated with Duplication of Hallux. Accepted for publication to JPO-B.
3. Pinzur M, Beck J, Himes R, Callaci J. Distal Tibia-Fibular Bone Bridging in Transtibial Amputation. JBJS Am, 2008; 90:2682-2687.
4. Schechter D, Smith AP, Beck J, Roach J, Karim R, Azen, S. Outcomes of a Mind-Body Treatment Program for Chronic Back Pain With No Distinct Structural Pathology; A Case Series of Patients Diagnosed and Treated as Tension Myositis Syndrome. Alt Therapies in Health & Medicine, 2007 Sept/Oct; 13(5).
Papers in Press
Beck J, Krzak J, Graf A, Smith P, Altiok H. Pedobarographic Analysis of Pes Planovalgus Treatment with Subtalar Arthroereisis in Children with Cerebral Palsy. Manuscript in preparation.