Tag Archives: scoliosis

Apr
30
2014

Ask the Expert: Scoliosis

by Dr. Daniel Green
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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…

Jul
19
2013
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Physical therapist Jessica Graziano traveled with The Foundation of Orthopedics and Complex Spine (FOCOS) to Ghana this month to treat children and adults with debilitating orthopedic conditions. This is the second … More…

May
29
2013
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Yesterday we shared a Q-and-A on the history of scoliosis treatment at HSS with Dr. David B. Levine. Dr. Levine was chief of Scoliosis Surgery at HSS from 1967 to … More…

May
28
2013

History of Scoliosis Surgery at HSS

by Dr. David B. Levine
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This is the fourth in a series of blog posts celebrating the 150th anniversary of HSS. Throughout the year you’ll hear from varied departmental representatives on the evolution of their clinical service … More…

Jun
7
2012

Treatment Options for Scoliosis

by Dr. Matthew Cunningham
Early onset scoliosis

Scoliosis is a spinal condition estimated to affect 2-3% of the population, and when severe, can threaten lung and heart function. More…