Tag: adult

Spine and Scoliosis Spinal Fusion and Instrumentation

Posted on October 27, 2016

A spinal fusion and instrumentation is recommended in several situations. This includes adolescent scoliosis where the curve has progressed to greater than 50 degrees.  The underlying cause could be idiopathic, congenital or neuromuscular. A spinal fusion and instrumentation is also ... Read More

Scoliosis Casting

Posted on October 27, 2016

The very young child with scoliosis is often not a candidate for surgery and in fact may not need surgery. The Early Onset Scoliosis (EOS) Center at Children’s Hospital has state of the art non-invasive treatment techniques available for these children. The ... Read More

Scoliosis

Posted on October 27, 2016

Introduction The Division of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at the Children's Hospital of New York Presbyterian offers care for infants, children, adolescents and adults with scoliosis and spinal deformities. The Center provides the most advanced care for scoliosis. We provide a whole spectrum ... Read More

Conservative Care of Scoliosis

Posted on June 08, 2016

Please click below for information about these options for Conservative Care of Scoliosis: Physiotherapeutic Scoliosis-Specific Exercise (PSSE): The Schroth Method Scoliosis Bracing Scoliosis Casting Another resource for Conservative Care of Scoliosis: Conservative Care for Spine & Scoliosis What to Expect: Conservative ... Read More