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Sarah Steward, MD

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Sarah Steward, MD, is an attending pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Dayton Children's. In addition to practicing general pediatric orthopedic surgery and fracture care, her expertise is pediatric sports medicine. Dr. Steward is working to grow the pediatric sports medicine program at Dayton Children's and provides the surgical care of sports injuries within a comprehensive team of practitioners that is uniquely focused on the child athlete. She is a Beavercreek native and played college basketball at Marquette University and also for one year professionally in Finland.

meet Dr. Steward

Learn more about why Dr. Steward chose orthopaedic surgery as her specialty and what her approach will be when you come to see her.

schedule an appointment

Scheduling in-person appointments for new patients only. For follow-up, second opinion or video visit appointments, please call 937-641-3010

 

get to know me

I chose my specialty because...

I am able to treat patients hands-on and it is gratifying to see results very quickly. Also, I was heavily involved in sports as I grew up and now enjoy taking care of the next generation of young athletes.


I like working with kids because...

they are so fun! Kids are motivated to resume play and I love that I can help them return to their normal activities.


I chose to work at Dayton Children's because...

of the fantastic opportunity to practice my specialty in the area where I grew up.


Dayton Children's is special because...

of the collegial staff that is focused on providing the highest level of care in a comfortable environment.


education and training


  • medical school: Medical College of Wisconsin

  • internship: University of Virginia

  • residency: University of Virginia and Medical College of Wisconsin - orthopaedic surgery

  • fellowship: Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery fellowship  - Cincinnati Children's Hospital

  • board certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


awards, honors and organizations


  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA)

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

  • Pediatric Research in Sports Medicine (PRISM)

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 2006

  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude, Marquette University 2002

  • Phi Beta Kappa, 2002


publications and presentations

Publications





  • Jain VV, Zawodny S, McCarthy JJ.



    Etiology of Lower Limb Deformity



    In Pediatric Lower Limb Deformities: Principles and Techniques of Management



    ed. Sabharwal S, Springer Publishers 2016




  • Wall EJ, Albright JC, Steward SR



    Acute Patellar and Chronic Patellar Instability



    In Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery, 2ndEdition



    ed. Wiesel SW, Wolters Kluwer 2016




  • Zawodny SR, Miller MD.



    Complications of Posterior Cruciate Ligament Surgery. 



    Sports Medicine Arthroscopy Review. 2010 Dec;18(4):269-74.




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She was great!

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Our provider was very thorough and took her time examining my son who was a little bit squirmy, and she was super patient. I felt like she covered all of her bases explained everything to me in a way that made sense. And so we just had a really good experience. We appreciate it.

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We felt extremely comfortable with the care of our son at Children's Orthopaedics. Dr. Steward explained everything to us and worked with our son to find out the next best move for him. We can also not say enough about his physical therapist. He is great with our son!! We have had a wonderful experience, all around at Children's.

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We had a great experience with Dr. Steward, felt like she explained things extremely well, took a lot of time to help us understand our option with very timely access. Thank you.

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conditions I treat

"Growing" pains, achilles tendon injury, ACL injury, Ankle Injuries, Blounts Disease, bowlegs, broken bone, Bunions, burners, bursitis, Curly Toes, DDH (hip dysplasia), disk herniation, dislocations, Femoroacetabular impingement, Flat Feet, foot pain, Ganglion Cyst, General Fracture Care, golfers elbow (medial epicondylitis), Growth plate injuries, Hammer toes, hand deformity, Hip Impingement, Hip Injuries/Pain, hip pain, Ingrown Toenails, joint pain, jumpers knee, labral tear, LCL injury, Limb Length Inequality (LLI), little league elbow, MCL injury, Meniscus injury, Musculoskeletal tumors, osgood-schlatter disease, Osteogenesis imperfecta, overuse injury, patellar dislocation, patellar femoral syndrome, PCL injury, Perthes disease, plantar fasciitis, rotator cuff injury, severs disease, Shin splints, Shoulder impingement syndrome, shoulder instability, Shoulder Pain, Slipped capital femoral epiphysis, Snapping hip, sprain, stingers, strain, Stress fractures, subluxation, tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), thigh pain, Toewalking, Torticollis, UCL injury

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