News

October 08, 2018

Dr. Michael Vitale was a Visiting Professorship at TSRH Fall Spine Symposium

Dr. Michael Vitale was invited to be a Visiting Professorship at TSRH (Texas Scottish Rite Hospital) Fall Spine Symposium on October 5, 2018.  It is a scientific program filled with talks from one or two visiting professors and case-based discussions ... Read More >

September 30, 2018

Dr. Michael Vitale Speaks at IPOTT

Dr. Michael Vitale speaks at IPOTT which is an International Pediatric Orthopaedic Think Tank.  It took place this year in New Zealand from 9/27/18- 9/29/18.  Dr. Vitale spoke on #cureAIS: Towards a Best Practice Guideline for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis where included ... Read More >

September 18, 2018

Scoliosis in the Young Child Patient Webinar

Dr. Michael was a panelist on Scoliosis in the Young Child Patient Webinar.  It was presented by the Scoliosis Research Society (SRS).   Read More >

September 03, 2018

A new study featured in Current Orthopaedic Practice

A new study featured in Current Orthopaedic Practice co-authored by Drs. Benjamin Roye and Michael Vitale MD MPH "Nonoperative treatment of infantile spinal deformity".  This was published in Current Orthopaedic Practice: September/October 2018 - Volume 29 - Issue 5 - p 436–439 The conclusion of this article is ... Read More >

July 10, 2018

Columbia Pediatric Orthopedics Attends 4th International Curvy Girls Scoliosis Conference

Columbia Pediatric Orthopedics Attends 4th International Curvy Girls Scoliosis Conference on 7/9/18.  Curvy Girls is a network of peer-led support groups that reduce the emotional impact of scoliosis by empowering girls through education, mutual support and acceptance to become leaders, ... Read More >

June 20, 2018

Check out Dr. Vitale on NYP Twitter Page

In honor of scoliosis awareness month, NYP featured Dr. Vitale on their Twitter Page.  In his words "I feel honored to lead our Pediatric Scoliosis care team.  It's truly a team approach and we have an amazing group focused on ... Read More >

June 15, 2018

Dr. Michael Vitale – Visiting Professor at Emory University

Dr. Vitale was honored to be the 2018 Kelly Society Visiting Professor at Emory University for their Orthopedic Resident Graduation on June 8, 2018.  He spoke about "Performance: What Science and Sociology Tells Us About Surgery" He was also on several ... Read More >

June 01, 2018

June is Scoliosis Awareness Month

June is Scoliosis Awareness Month and Dr. Michael Vitale was featured in an article Scoliosis: 10 Facts Parents Need to Know.   "Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine. It can vary from a slight abnormality to a disfiguring deformity that can ... Read More >

May 23, 2018

Dr. Michael Vitale spoke on SiriusXM Radio

Earlier this week, Michael Vitale MD MPH was on Doctor Radio discussing operative and nonoperative treatments for scoliosis with Dr. Mara Karamitopoulos! Here is a link to their website for more information https://www.siriusxm.com/doctorradio Read More >

May 15, 2018

Dr. Michael Vitale Speaks at POSNA 2018

Dr. Michael Vitale attended and spoke at the recent Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America (POSNA) annual meeting on 5/9-5/12/208.  He is also the Vice President of POSNA.  He spoke on "Best Practice Guidelines and intra-operative Neuromuscular Monitoring" as well ... Read More >