Author Archives: Dr. Emily Dodwell

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…