Author Archives: Dr. Austin Fragomen

Nov
5
2014
Blog

In this week’s installment of Ask the Expert, Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Austin Fragomen explains the importance of correcting bowlegs.  Bowleg, or Genu Varum, is a common condition encountered worldwide. People … More…

Aug
8
2012
Knock knees

Q1. What causes knock knees and can they be corrected? What is the impact on the ankles, knees and hips? There are many causes for genu valgum (knock knees). Most … More…

Jun
2
2011
Dr. Austin Fragomen, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1: What is the amount of difference between limbs where it becomes useful to lengthen? I have a one inch difference between my leg lengths and back in the 80s … More…