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11-year-old female diagnosed with Syndromic Scoliosis. Managed with conservative bracing until 2020, but didn’t tolerate very well due to breathing concerns while wearing it. Has seen multiple orthopaedic & neurosurgeons in the past and was recommended surgical intervention given curve magnitude (61° 5 months prior). She came to Dr. Vitale for another opinion.

Instrumentation: MSD stainless steel growth guided system. Shilla procedure with posterior spinal fusion from T8-T11 and instrumentation with rod anchoring at T2/L3 and L3/L4; posterior column osteotomies at T8-T9, T9-T10, and T10-T11. She had no intraoperative complications or changes in neuromonitoring.