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March 28, 2019

Dr. Michael Vitale featured on @nyphospital twitter page

Dr. Michael Vitale was featured on the New York Presbyterian Hospital's twitter page @nyphospital.  Check out their tweet about his trip to AAOS annual conference   .@mgv16 is the Chief of Pediatric Spine and Scoliosis Service at #NYP Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital ... Read More >

March 05, 2019

2019 Pediatric Orthopedics Update

Columbia Pediatric Orthopedics is hosting a 2019 Pediatric Orthopedics Update.  This is an opportunity to learn about a vast array of orthopedic conditions that affect the pediatric population.  Pediatric experts from Columbia’s Department of Orthopedics will share their knowledge and experience ... Read More >

March 05, 2019

5th Annual Non Operative Treatment of Childhood Scoliosis CME

Columbia Pediatric Orthopedics is hosting it's 5th Annual Non Operative Treatment of Childhood Scoliosis.  The 5th Annual Non Operative Treatment of Childhood Scoliosis CME is an opportunity to learn about state of the art, non-operative treatment of scoliosis across the ... Read More >

February 25, 2019

Curvy Girl Q&A session with Dr. Vitale

Dr. Vitale has enjoyed working with Curvy Girls throughout the years so he was ecstatic when they reached out with a Q&A session that he would like to share.  Curvy Girls is an International Scoliosis Peer Support for Girls.  They ... Read More >

December 05, 2018

Dr. Michael Vitale Chairs the 4th Annual Safety in Spine Surgery Summit

Dr. Michael Vitale Chairs the 4th Annual Safety in Spine Surgery Summit.  Save the Date for this upcoming Safety in Spine Surgery Summit. It will be on Friday April 26, 2019. The course will provide you the opportunity to learn about ... Read More >

November 30, 2018

Check Out This New Resource Video for Patients with EOS and Their Parents

The Growing Spine Foundation has a new resource video for patients with EOS and their parents. Their mission is "to improve the care of patients with Early Onset Scoliosis and related deformities through research, education and advocacy." Read more about Early Onset ... Read More >

November 19, 2018

Dr. Michael Vitale Co-Chairs 12th Annual ICEOS Meeting

Dr. Michael Vitale Co-Chairs the 12th Annual ICEOS (International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis) meeting in Lisbon, Portugal.  He also spoke on a myriad of topics including The Debates: SAI/Pelvic Screws (Paul Sponseller) vs S Hooks (Michael Vitale) Paper # ... Read More >

October 26, 2018

Columbia University Pediatric Orthopedics Hosts their Annual Spine Research Retreat

The Division of Pediatric Orthopedics at Columbia University hosts an annual Spine Research Retreat.  The retreat allows the opportunity for many collaborators involved in research to come together and discuss operative research, non operative research and quality and safety projects. Read More >

October 17, 2018

PreOperative Pediatric Spine Class

This year we hosted our PreOperative Pediatric Spine Class in May, June and October. This preop class is to help prepare the parents, child, and family for their surgery. - Class is not mandatory but we strongly encourage patients and families to attend - Ask questions; meet other patients/parents; ... Read More >

October 15, 2018

Dr. Vitale attends and presents at the 53rd Annual SRS Meeting

Dr. Vitale attends and presents at the 53rd Annual SRS Meeting in Bologna, Italy from October 10-13, 2018.  The SRS meeting is "a meeting where spinal surgeons from around the world come to learn the most innovative research and information ... Read More >