Tag Archives: children

Apr
11
2012
Lorene Janowski, Occupational Therapist

Q1. My 18 month old has problems with holding small objects and tends to drop the objects a lot. Is that normal or are there any exercises he can do … More…

Apr
2
2012
Broken arm in cast

With the number of pediatric orthopedists trained to deal with the special bone, joint and tendon problems of children decreasing, more hospitals rely on general orthopedists to evaluate and treat pediatric … More…

Mar
15
2012
Dr. Daniel Green, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. My 15-year-old son plays football and one of his teammates injured his shoulder. Is it common for adolescents to get shoulder surgery for major injuries? Shoulder injuries in teenagers are … More…

Dec
12
2011

Pediatric Syndromic Scoliosis

by HSS on the Move
Model of spine

The vast majority of scoliosis cases—a condition of the spine in which the spine curves to varying degrees—are  due  to unknown causes and can develop during the infantile, juvenile or … More…

Nov
25
2011
football helmet

If you’re going to play football, it’s important to be protected. That includes wearing a football helmet. “Football players are susceptible to concussions. A concussion is a change in mental … More…