Fellowship-trained in pediatric orthopaedic surgery, Dr. Thu-Ba LeBa
joined Valley Children’s as a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon in August 2013.
Her areas of clinical interest include scoliosis, hip pathology, and lower
Dr. LeBa is a member of several professional organizations, including the
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Dr. LeBa received her medical degree from Tulane University School of
Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. She did her internship and residency
in orthopaedic surgery at University of Texas, Medical Branch in Galveston,
Texas. She completed her fellowship in pediatric orthopaedic surgery
at Shriners Hospital for Children at University of California, Davis in
Dr. LeBa is very active in her community and beyond. Her extracurricular
activities include coaching women’s volleyball; coordinating Global World
AIDS Week; coaching a Special Olympics swim team; participating in
Operation Rainbow, a nonprofit organization dedicated to performing free
orthopaedic surgery for indigent children and young adults in developing
countries; and more.
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