Tag: Idiopathic Infantile Scoliosis

A new study featured in Current Orthopaedic Practice

Posted on September 03, 2018

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

Dr. Vitale Leads Early Onset Scoliosis Research Study

Posted on June 12, 2017

Columbia Orthopedics Chief Pediatric Spine and Scoliosis Surgery and Chief Quality Officer Michael Vitale, MD, MPH led a research study along with Dr. David Skaggs, Director of Spine Surgery at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and Dr. Behrooz Akbarnia, Medical Director ... Read More

Idiopathic Infantile Scoliosis

Posted on October 27, 2016

What is it? Infantile idiopathic scoliosis is a condition that affects children before the age of 3 and is characterized by the presence of an abnormal curve of the spine to the right or the left. This curvature causes the spinal ... Read More