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Ryan Muchow, M.D.

Ryan Muchow, M.D.

Ryan Muchow, M.D., is a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon at Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington and is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is an assistant professor of pediatric orthopaedics at the University of Kentucky. He received an undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and earned a medical degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Muchow completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at the University of Wisconsin and a fellowship in pediatric orthopaedics and spine surgery at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children.

Areas of special interest to Dr. Muchow include all aspects of pediatric orthopedics - specifically - hip preservation and scoliosis.

Dr. Muchow is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, Scoliosis Research Society and Christian Medical and Dental Association.

Watch a video of Dr. Muchow to learn more about the conditions he treats.


  • Medical Degree, University of Wisconsin – Madison
  • Residency, University of Wisconsin, Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellowship, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Pediatric Orthopaedics and Spine Surgery 

Awards, publications and textbook contributions