Brian Haus, M.D.

Brian Michael Haus, M.D.


Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine

Orthopaedic Surgery - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery


  • Chief, Division of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Assistant Professor


To see if Brian Michael Haus is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

4860 Y St., 3800 & 1700 (Clinic)
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Shriners Hospital for Children

2425 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Primary Phone:
800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone Numbers

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Brian Haus, M.D., is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist with UC Davis Childrens Hospital. Dr. Haus is a native of Sacramento, and is dedicated to providing world-class care to children in his community.

Clinical Interests

After graduating from Stanford, Dr. Haus completed training at the Harvard Orthopaedic Residency Program. This was followed by two year-long fellowships at Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School; one in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery and another in Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Medicine. Currently, he is the only Board Certified Pediatric Orthopaedist in Northern California who is also double-Board Certified in Sports Medicine. As such, he has expertise is managing the most complex sports injuries affecting the young athlete.

He has extensive experience in treating traumatic fractures and sports injuries of the hip/shoulder/knee/ankle in adolescents and children using open and arthroscopic techniques, including cartilage restoration. He also performs hip preservation surgery in young patients with complex hip disorders, including hip arthroscopy, periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) and open surgical dislocation.

In addition to serving as Chief of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Haus is also an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the UC Davis School of Medicine. He is also Director of Pediatric Sports Medicine and Joint Preservation at Shriners Hospital for Children, Northern California. He is accepting new patients.

Research/Academic Interests

Non-surgical and Surgical Outcomes of Pediatric Sports Injuries


Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine
Pediatric Orthopaedics

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford CA 2005

B.A., UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 1998

Internship: General Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston MA 2005-2006


Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency, Boston MA 2006-2010


Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston MA 2010-2011

Sports Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston MA 2011-2012

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery,

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American College of Surgeons

American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine

Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation

Orthopaedic Research Society

Honors and Awards

Von Meyer Award 2010 & 2011, Boston Children's Hospital,

Clinician Scientist Development Program Award, Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation/Orthopaedic Research Society, 2009

Lucas Foundation Research Fellowship, Stanford University, 2003

Select Recent Publications

Haus B, Nasreddine AY, Suppan C, Kocher MS.  Treatment of Snapping Scapula Syndrome in Children and Adolescents. J Pediatr Orthop, 2015 ePub ahead of print, 7 pages.

Haus BM, Mastrangelo AN, Murray MM. The Effect of Anterior Cruciate Healing on the Uninjured Ligament Insertion Site. Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 2012:30(1): 86-94.

Haus BM, Hsu AR, Yim ES, Meter JJ, Rinsky LA. Long-Term Follow-Up of the Surgical Management of Neuropathic Arthropathy of the Spine. The Spine Journal, 2010;10(6): e6-16.

Mastrangelo AN, Haus BM, Vavken P, Palmer MP, Machan JT, Murray MM. Immature Animals have Higher Cellular Density in the Healing Anterior Cruciate Ligament than Adolescent or Adult Animals. Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 2010;28(8): 1100-6.

Haus BM, Jupiter JB. Intra-Articular Fractures of the Distal End of the Radius in Young Adults: Reexamined as Evidence-Based and Outcomes Medicine. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 2010:91: 2984-91.

Haus BM, Jupiter JB. Intra-Articular Fractures of the Distal End of the Radius in Young Adults: Scientifically Flawed but Clinically Relevant. Orthopaedic Journal at Harvard Medical School, 2009:11: 95-9.

Haus BM, Templeton DT.  Chapter 27: Orthopaedic Procedures. In: Stein-Wexler R, Gorges S, Ozonoff MB (eds): Pediatric Orthopaedic Imaging. Springer. 2015. pp 917-951.

Bateni C, Bindra J, Haus B.  MRI of Sports Injuries in Children and Adolescents: What's Different from Adults. Current Radiology Reports, 2014; 2(5): 1-13.

Montgomery RA, Hresko MT, Kalish LA, Gold M, Li Y, Haus BM, Glotzbecker M, Berthonnaud E.  Developmental Spondylolisthesis: Intra- and Inter-rater Reliabilities of Radiographic Sagittal Spinopelvic Parameters using Standard Picture Archiving and Communication System Measurement Tools.  Spine Deformity, 2013; 1(6): 412-8.

Haus BM, Micheli LJ. Back Pain in the Pediatric Adolescent Athlete. Clinics in Sports Medicine, 2012;31(3): 423-40.

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