Christina K. Hardesty, MD Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Pediatrics

Dr. Christina K. Hardesty is a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital and UH Ahuja Medical Center. She is Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Adjunct Professor of Pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Hardesty is board certified in orthopaedic surgery. Her special interests include cerebral palsy, scoliosis and spinal deformity correction, neuromuscular disorders, pediatric sports injuries, spasticity, and spina bifida. She has been implanting and managing baclofen pumps as part of a larger neuromuscular orthopaedic practice for about 7 years. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in biology and mathematics from Hendrix College, Conway, AR. She earned her medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, where she also served her residency in orthopaedic surgery. Dr. Hardesty served her fellowships in pediatric orthopedic surgery at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital and in neuromuscular orthopaedics at A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children.

University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
Cleveland, OH

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