Tag Archives: pediatrics

Jun
15
2015

What is Scoliosis?

by Dr. John Blanco
6.15 Blog

Scoliosis is a lateral curvature of the spine. It can have a variety of causes. Some patients are born with it (congenital scoliosis). Others develop it secondary to neurologic conditions, … More…

May
11
2015
Blog 5.10

For Mother’s Day, I was asked to write about maintaining a balance between being a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon and a mother. First, I graduated from residency at Hospital for Special … More…

Apr
9
2015
4.9 Blog

Over the past several years, I’ve helped a lot of people overcome injuries – a fractured elbow from a gymnastics accident, a wrist fracture from skiing, recovery after a joint … More…

Mar
20
2015
tr blog 3.20

What is developmental delay? Children are expected to reach certain motor milestones by specific ages. Some children achieve skills quickly while other children take more time to achieve these skills. … More…

Feb
20
2015
blog 2.20

The following is Part II in a series of posts about the Pediatric Rehab team’s ski trip to Crested Butte, Colorado from February 8th-14th, 2015. Read the first installment here. … More…