Orthopaedic Condition​s We Treat



Our physicians make every attempt to stay at the forefront of treatment advances, making sure they provide our patients with the best care possible. We take specialized and evidence-based approaches to diagnosing and treating children’s orthopaedic conditions. The following is a list of conditions we treat.

Browse Alphabetically

Amniotic Band Birth Defects

A group of birth defects thought to have a common origin in a malfunction of the amnion part of the pregnancy membranes.

Arthrogryposis

A syndrome of multiple joint contractures and webbing caused by decreased movement in utero.

Bone Fracture

Includes several types, such as complete, greenstick, single, comminuted, bowing, and open; are accompanied by either sharp or dull pain and may cause symptoms of shock.

Bowed Legs (Genu Varum)

Outward curve of the legs when sitting, standing or walking; normal in the first 12 months of life; occasionally due to abnormality of the growth plate at the top of the shinbone, or infection.

Boxer Fracture

A break in one of the metacarpal bones, forming the knuckles and connecting the finger bones to the wrist bone, usually involving the ring and little fingers.

Brachial Plexus Injury

An injury to the major nerve group located in the neck and armpit.

Broken Collar Bone

The most frequently fractured bone during childhood, the clavicle is an S-shaped bone that connects the breastbone to the shoulder blade; most fractures occur in the middle of the bone.

Cerebral Palsy

A group of neurological (brain) disorders; a life-long condition affecting communication between the brain and the muscles, causing uncoordinated movement and posturing.

Clubfoot

A foot deformity in which the foot is twisted and bent. Detected at birth, it affects the bones, muscles, tendons, and blood vessels and can affect one or both feet.

Concussion

A brain injury that temporarily changes the way the brain works. The symptoms of a concussion can be subtle. A concussion can occur even if a person has not lost consciousness.

Congenital Muscular Torticollis & Causes

Learn tips to prevent congenital muscular torticollis (wryneck, fibromatosis colli/pseudotumor of infancy), a condition causing an infant's neck to twist.

Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

Occuring when a child’s hip joint has not formed properly, can range from the hip being slightly displaced to being dislocated easily.