Pediatric Orthopaedic Conditions

Pediatric Orthopaedics covers a wide range of orthopaedics conditions, disorders, and injuries from newborn to 18 years of age, including, but not limited to:

  • Sprains, strain, dislocations and fractures (from infancy to 18 yeas of age)

BIRTH DISORDERS:

  • Brachial plexus birth palsy
  • Congenital limb defects
  • Pigmented villonodular synovitis

BONE DISORDERS:

  • Aneurysmal bone cyst
  • Bowlegs
  • Growth plate fracture
  • Legg -Calve-Perthes disease
  • Nursemaid's elbow
  • Osgood-Schlatter disease
  • Osteochondritis dissecans
  • Osteogenesis imperfecta
  • Osteochondroma (exostosis)
  • Simple bone cyst
  • Soft tissue sarcomas

HAND CONDITIONS:

  • Camptodactyly
  • Clinodactyly
  • Macrodactyly
  • Polydactyly
  • Radial club hand
  • Symbrachydactyly
  • Syndactyly
  • Thumb duplication (pre-axial polydactyly)
  • Thumb hypoplasia and aplasia

FOOT CONDITIONS:

  • Clubfoot
  • Metatarsus adductus
  • Sever's disease
  • Tarsal coalition

HIP/LEG CONDITIONS:

  • Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH)
  • Femoral anteversion
  • Gait (walking) abnormalities
  • Leg length discrepancies
  • Slipped capital femoral epiphysis
  • Tibial torsion

NEUROMUSCULAR CONDITIONS:

  • Achondroplasia
  • Arthrogryposis
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Muscle weakness (hypotonia)
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Neuromuscular scoliosis
  • Spasticity
  • Spina bifida (myelodysplasia)

SCOLIOSIS

  • Congenital scoliosis
  • Idiopathic scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Neuromuscular scoliosis

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