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Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis, Selective Thoracic Posterior Spinal Fusion and Instrumentation.

This is a 12 year old with Idiopathic Scoliosis. She did Schroth and Rigo Cheneau bracing that she wore about 8 hours a day. Her curve continued to progress into a surgical range. She had no complaints of pain. Preoperatively, she had a main right thoracic curve of 62 degrees with an upper thoracic curve of 44 degrees and a lumbar curve of 45 degrees. She had a fusion from T4-L1 and doing great post operatively. She is back to all of her activities without any issues.