Brace vs Surgery Treatment, Flatback Syndrome, Scoliosis Video
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What is the difference between pediatric and adult scoliosis?
SCOLIOSIS AND AGE

What is the difference between pediatric and adult scoliosis?

By Kevin R. O’Neill, MD, MS
Scoliosis, a type of spinal deformity, isn’t just a childhood condition. Consider the distinctions between adult and childhood scoliosis.
 
Is surgery the right treatment choice for children and teens with scoliosis?
SCOLIOSIS TREATMENT

Is surgery the right treatment choice for children and teens with scoliosis?

With Isador H. Lieberman, MD, MBA, FRCSC
Having scoliosis raises many other questions too such as: Why do some scoliosis curves get larger? When may bracing treatment be recommended and why? Can teens who are still growing undergo scoliosis surgery?
 
Flatback Syndrome: Possible Scoliosis Surgery Complication
REVISION SPINE SURGERY

Flatback Syndrome: Possible Scoliosis Surgery Complication

By Baron Lonner, MD
Some patients who underwent scoliosis surgery with Harrington Rods during the 1960s through the 1980s may develop Flatback Syndrome.
 
Scoliosis Video Animation
SCOLIOSIS VIDEO

Scoliosis Video Animation

By Stewart G. Eidelson, MD
Visual overview of scoliosis and its potential causes, symptoms and treatment options.
 
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