Category: Pediatrics

Jul
11
2014
7.11 blog

The repair of medial collateral ligament (MCL) tears, commonly known as Tommy John surgery, has become increasingly common in athletes under the age of eighteen, and even among the younger … More…

Jul
2
2014

Ask The Expert: Scoliosis

by HSS on the Move
7.2 blog

In honor of Scoliosis Awareness Month, Hospital for Special Surgery partnered with Curvy Girls Scoliosis to host our first-ever scoliosis Facebook chat, titled “Life with Scoliosis: Diagnosis and Treatment.” Thank … More…

Jun
20
2014
6.20 Blog

Summer is approaching and the school year is ending, which means more and more children will be hitting the streets on their boards and blades. For some it’s a hobby, … More…

May
30
2014

Choosing Shoes for Children Who Are Beginning to Walk

by Corinne Slevin and Melanie Buckland
5.30 Blog

As children are beginning to walk, many parents wonder which shoe would be the best for them. This is an exciting milestone and parents want to create an ideal environment … More…

Apr
30
2014

Ask the Expert: Scoliosis

by Dr. Daniel Green
4.23 Blog

In this week’s installment of Ask the Expert, Dr. Daniel Green, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, answers questions on scoliosis. Q1. What is scoliosis? Scoliosis causes the spine to curve sideways to … More…