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Marcella Woiczik, M.D.

Marcella Woiczik, M.D.

Marcella R. Woiczik, M.D., is a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City. She is also a clinical associate professor of orthopaedics at the University of Utah.

Dr. Woiczik received her medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio. She completed her orthopaedic surgery residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin and her pediatric orthopaedic fellowship at Primary Childrens’ Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children in 2008.

Dr. Woiczik specializes in hip conditions, including dysplasia, SCFE and Perthes disease, as well as hip preservation techniques. She provides pediatric fracture care, and also focuses her practice on patients with neuromuscular disorders, and foot and limb deformities. 

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Woiczik participates in pediatric orthopaedic outreach through an annual medical mission to underserved regions in Central America. She is an active member of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. She serves on the University of Utah School of Medicine Admissions Committee. She is also the director of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship program.

Dr. Woiczik's personal interest in pediatric orthopaedics is in treating hip abnormalities in children from infancy into young adulthood, as well as caring for children with club feet and fractures or trauma. "It is most certainly my privilege and passion to care for children and families," said Dr. Woiczik of her work.


  • Medical Degree, Medical College of Ohio
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship, at Primary Children's Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children
  • University of Utah Orthopaedics – Assistant Professor (Clinical)
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, publications and textbook contributions

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