Tracy Curtis, PA-C, MA

Physician assistant

Tracy Curtis is a physician assistant who provides urgent and routine care for children and adults with orthopedic problems. She has expertise in conditions ranging from sports injuries to congenital deformities. Her special interests include fracture management, clubfoot, scoliosis and gait abnormalities.

Curtis earned her undergraduate degree in kinesiology, with a minor in business, from the University of Colorado Boulder. She worked as a clinical exercise specialist before completing a master's degree in medical sciences at Boston University.

While in graduate school, Curtis earned her license as an emergency medical technician (EMT) and worked as a ski patroller. She worked in pediatric orthopedics at Boston Children's Hospital before completing her training as a physician assistant and earning a master's degree in health sciences at Duke University School of Medicine. While at Duke, she received a global health scholarship to study pediatric medicine and surgery at Karapitiya Teaching Hospital in Sri Lanka.

Curtis is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, San Francisco Bay Area Physician Assistants, California Academy of Physician Assistants and Colorado Academy of Physician Assistants.


Orthopedic Clinic
1825 Fourth St., Fifth Floor, 5B
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-2967
Fax: (415) 353-2299

Conditions & Treatments

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Duke University School of Medicine, Health Sciences 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Sabatini CS, Curtis TA, Mahan ST. Patient-based outcomes after tibia fracture in children and adolescents. Open Orthop J. 2014; 8:41-8.
  2. Glotzbecker MP, Estroff JA, Curtis TA, Kalish LA, Spencer SA, Parad RB, Kasser JR, Mahan ST. Prospective evaluation of a prenatal sonographic clubfoot classification system. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2013; 34(4):236-40.
  3. Smith JT, Curtis TA, Spencer S, Kasser JR, Mahan ST. Complications of talus fractures in children. J Pediatr Orthop. 2010 Dec; 30(8):779-84.

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