Author Archives: Dr. Emily Dodwell

Dec
17
2014
blog 12.17

In this week’s installment of Ask the Expert, Dr. Emily Dodwell, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, answers questions on ice skating injuries.  What causes ice skating injuries? Ice skating can be a … More…

Oct
9
2013

Ask the Expert: Childhood Obesity

by Dr. Emily Dodwell
10.9 Blog

Dr. Emily Dodwell, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, answers readers’ questions on childhood obesity. Q1. How does obesity put a child at risk for orthopedic problems? A child’s musculoskeletal system is responsible … More…

Oct
1
2012
Girl with cast on leg

Caring for a child after orthopedic trauma surgery can be stressful.  The following tips can be helpful in caring for the child at home after surgery. 1. Keeping Comfortable:  Broken … More…