Tag: AVBT

Surgical Treatments for Scoliosis

Posted on August 11, 2020

Please click below for information about surgical treatments that Dr. Vitale employs: Anterior Vertebral Body Tethering (AVBT) Before & After Examples Of Commonly Performed Scoliosis Surgeries Growing Rods MAGEC (MAGnetic Expansion Control) Spine and Scoliosis Spinal Fusion and Instrumentation VEPTR ... Read More

Anterior Vertebral Body Tethering (AVBT)

Posted on October 27, 2016

Vertebral Body Tethering is a growth modulation technique for the correction of scoliosis without fusion. This technique is different in that it involves placing pedicle screws in the anterior vertebral bodies.  This is typically done thorascopically.  The screws are attached ... Read More