Anthony Riccio, MD, is a staff orthopaedic surgeon at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. Dr. Riccio completed his undergraduate education at Dartmouth College and attended medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine. He did his General Surgery internship at The National Naval Medical Center General Surgery and residency at Georgetown University in Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Riccio completed a fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. He is an associate professor at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and an adjunct associate professor at The Uniformed Services School of Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland.
Prior to joining the staff at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dr. Riccio served in the United States Navy as the Director of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery and the Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program Director at Naval Medical Center San Diego.
Dr. Riccio is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha honor societies. He has won numerous teaching and research awards, including: the David J. Czertak Orthopaedic Surgery Academic Teaching Award, the Allshouse Jones Teacher of the Year Award, the Gerald W. Cady Orthopaedic Research Award, and the Boone Pickens Annual Spine Research Award.
Dr. Riccio has authored or co-authored 32 peer-reviewed publications and 10 book chapters. He has been a visiting professor and invited lecturer at both national and international orthopaedic meetings.
Dr. Riccio is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association.