With the largest and most experienced pediatric spine specialists in our region, our spine center brings together orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, neurologists, oncologists, nurse practitioners, dieticians and physical therapists.
We provide evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for many spinal conditions including:
Our orthopedic team uses advanced treatment options and technologies like:
Keeping Children Safe
Each year, our team performs more than 100 spinal surgeries including anterior fusion, posterior fusion, spine stapling and VEPTR procedures. And in 2014, our post-surgical infection rate was less than 1%, one of the lowest rates in the country.
Our surgeons also participate in national research initiatives – like the Chest Wall and Spine Deformity study group – to find better ways to care for children with spinal conditions.