Tag Archives: scoliosis

May
29
2013
Scoli before after 610 2

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
HSS scoliosis school 610

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…

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…