G. Ying Li, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
C.S. Mott Children's Hospital and Von Voigtlander Women's Hospital
1540 E. Hospital Drive
Level 3, Reception C
Ann Arbor, MI 48109


Dr. G. Ying Li is an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Orthopaedics in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Michigan.  She completed her undergraduate training at Dartmouth College.  She received her medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine and graduated with AOA recognition.  Dr. Li did her residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center.  She went on to complete a pediatric orthopaedic surgery fellowship at Children’s Hospital Boston.  Her clinical interests include spinal deformity, hip disorders, lower extremity disorders, and pediatric trauma.

Areas of Interest

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Spinal deformity (including scoliosis, kyphosis, and spondylolisthesis)
  • Hip disorders (including hip dysplasia, SCFE, and Perthes)
  • Lower extremity disorders
  • Pediatric orthopaedic trauma

Research Interests

  • Management of early-onset scoliosis and spondylolisthesis
  • Prevention and management of surgical site infection after pediatric spinal deformity surgery
  • Pain control after pediatric spinal deformity surgery
  • Correction of adolescent tibia vara with the Taylor Spatial Frame
  • Treatment of pediatric subtrochanteric femur fractures


Medical School or Training

Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2005


Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, NC, 2010


Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Children's Hospital of Boston, 2011

Published Articles via Michigan Experts or PubMed

C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital 1
540 E. Hospital Drive, SPC 4241
Level 3, Reception C
Ann Arbor, MI  48109-4241
Phone: 734-936-5780
8001 Challis Road
Brighton, MI 48116
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