Tag Archives: scoliosis

Jun
4
2012
Detect scoliosis in children

Avoiding scoliosis and maintaining good posture are universal concerns among parents today. Many of these parents may be surprised to know that small curves are a normal part of spine anatomy. Julia Hale, Physician … 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…

Jun
2
2011
Dr. Austin Fragomen, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1: What is the amount of difference between limbs where it becomes useful to lengthen? I have a one inch difference between my leg lengths and back in the 80s … More…

Apr
27
2011
Dr. Roger Widmann, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1: My son was recently told that he will need surgery for his scoliosis – as a young athlete, he is concerned he won’t be able to return for the … More…

Mar
9
2011
Dr. Matthew Cunningham

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