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Gleeson Rebello, M.D.

Gleeson Rebello, M.D.

Gleeson Rebello, M.D., is an orthopaedic surgeon on the staff at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Boston. He is also affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Newton Wellesley Hospital.

Dr. Rebello earned his medical degree from Goa Medical College in Goa, India where he also completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery. Dr. Rebello then completed a pediatric orthopaedic fellowship with Professor Benjamin Joseph. He was awarded the Peabody Research Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital and subsequently completed a pediatric orthopaedics fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital and a hip preservation fellowship at Boston Children's Hospital.

Dr. Rebello is very active in teaching medical students and residents at Harvard Medical School and conducts research in two distinct areas: pediatric hip disease, neuromuscular disorders and complex foot disorders. He has studied pediatric hip disease with its immediate and long-term ramifications, including pediatric hip pathology and hip joint preservation in young adults.

Dr. Rebello recently wrote a children's book, DareBone's Big Break, about a boy who breaks his elbow. The book is meant to help children and their parents understand what happens when a child breaks a bone and the ensuing treatment.


  • MBBS medical degree, Goa Medical College, India
  • Residency, Goa Medical College
  • Fellowship, Boston Children's Hospital
  • Fellowship, Kasturba Medical College
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital

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