Simone Battibugli

Dr. Simone Battibugli Specialist Orthopedic Surgery


Years of Experience : 15+

Nationality : Brazil

Languages Known : Portuguese, English, French

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Biography

Dr. Simone Battibugli is a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon with advanced training in the field with over 15 years of experience. Dr. Simone Battibugli earned her Medical Degree from Brazil in 1997 and completed her orthopedic residency, along with a fellowship in pediatric orthopedics in the same country and additional two consecutive fellowships in USA. With extensive experience as a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon in renowned hospitals, she brings a high level of expertise to our institution. She also holds a Post-Graduation in Translational Surgery. Specializing in pediatrics, Dr. Simone Battibugli has accumulated experience in orthopedic surgery across Brazil, USA, and the UAE. In addition to her outstanding contributions, she has memberships in various medical associations including Middle East Pediatric Orthopedic Society and American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine. She also holds numerous publications and research works in her name. Her dedication extends beyond patient care and research, as she has embraced roles as a faculty member, lecturer, and appointed as Chair of Education of Middle East Pediatric Orthopedic Society (MEPOS), sharing her wealth of knowledge and experience to others. 

Research & Publications

  • BATTIBUGLI, S., BLUMETTI F.C., LOURENCO A. F., BELLOTI, J.C.; Author: Electrical stimulation therapy for children with cerebral palsy. Systematic Review (Protocol). The Crochane Library 2011.
  •  LOURENCO, A. F., Bastos, P. G.; HISANO, F.; PISCIOTA, S.; BATTIBUGLI, S. Co-author: Anterior Tibial Tendon Transfer in Residual Clubfoot Deformity - 42nd Brazilian Meeting of Orthopedics 2010. (Presentation/Meeting).
  •  BATTIBUGLI, S.; BENETTI JR., J. W., Cohen, M.; LOURENCO, A. F. Author: Evaluation of body composition and bone mineral density by total body densitometry in pre-adolescent high level gymnasts, IX Brazilian Congress - V LATIN AMERICAN CONGRESS OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS 2010. (Presentation/Meeting)
  •  BATTIBUGLI, S.; LOURENCO, A. F; DAYS, L. S.. Author: The issue of functional mobility assessment and complications related to ventricular peritoneal shunt (VPS) in patients with myelomeningocele, IX Brazilian Congress - V LATIN AMERICAN CONGRESS OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS 2010. (Presentation/Meeting).
  •  BATTIBUGLI, S.; BENETTI JR., J. W., Cohen, M.; LOURENCO, A. F.. Author: Evaluation of body composition and bone mineral density by total body densitometry in pre-adolescent high level gymnast, Ix Brazilian Congress - V LATIN AMERICAN CONGRESS OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS 2010. (Presentation/Meeting).
  •  BATTIBUGLI, S. Author: Congenital insensitivity to pain: report of 8 cases, do 3rd IFPOS CONGRESS - INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDIC SOCIETIES AND VI BRAZILIAN PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDIC SOCIETY MEETING 2004 (Presentation/Meeting).
  •  BATTIBUGLI, S. Author: Incidence and correlates of ankle sprain in dancers, the 32nd Meeting of Brazilian Society of Orthopedics and Traumatology 2000. (Presentation/Congress)

Education & Training

  • Medical Degree from Brazil - 1997
  • Orthopedic Residency from Brazil - 2002
  • Orthopedic Fellowship from Brazil - 2004
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Fellowship from USA – 2005 and 2006
  • Specialization Training in Scientific Research in Surgery - 2011
  • Post-graduation in Translational Surgery - 2016
  • MBA in Healthcare Management - 2021

Expertise

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Conditions
  • Musculoskeletal Pathologies in Children
  • Congenital Foot Deformities
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Immature Musculoskeletal System

Membership

  • American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine