Search results

Showing 1— 10 of 6 Boston Children’s Results

Search results For

Showing results for hedequist

National study supports bracing for kids with scoliosis - Thriving Blog

For more than 50 years, orthopedic surgeons at Boston Children’s Hospital and elsewhere have prescribed rigid back braces for some kids with scoliosis. In theory, bracing prevents worsening of the curvature and might allow the child to avoid surgery to correct the curve. But the treatment can be challenging. Subjecting a child to a bulky......

Around the bend - Thriving Blog

For most children with scoliosis, the path to recovery is marked by simple observation and bracing. But when one patient battles two curves, her path—and spine—take an unexpected turn. At 11 years old, it wasn’t normal for Anjellina Guiliano to have back pain. At first, she thought she might have slept on it awkwardly, and......

Orthopedics

SPEAKERS BUREAU: TOPICS IN ORTHOPEDICS ACL Injury in the Pediatric Athlete Mininder Kocher, MD, MPH Dennis Kramer, MD Yi-Meng Yen, MD, PhD Adolescent Hip Problems Michael Millis, MD Young-Jo Kim, MD,...

Publications

Selected Orthopedic Care Center publications (1996-2012) Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor Hand and Upper Extremity Brachial Plexus Cerebral palsy and neuromuscular disorders Shoulder trauma Elbow trauma...

Children's makes the Top Doc list - Thriving Blog

Boston Magazine recently released its 2011 Top Doc list, made up of the best 650 physicians in the Hub. Seeing as Boston is home to some of the greatest medical minds on the planet, the list reads like a prestigious who’s-who roster of talent; a medical dream team spanning every aspect of treatment, from surgery......

The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO
Close