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Information About Pediatric Spine Conditions

Find information about common pediatric spine conditions. Includes resources on common spine problems such as scoliosis and Scheuermann's kyphosis.

Complete Scoliosis Guide
From the causes to treatments of scoliosis, this presentation is a great way to educate yourself on this spine problem. Learn about scoliosis and how it causes a spine curve.

Scheuermann's Kyphosis
Scheuermann's kyphosis is a condition of the of the thoracic spine in adolescents where there is wedging of the vertebrae, leading to excessive thoracic kyphosis and a severe roundback deformity.

Scoliosis Treatment
Good source of information about treatment options including bracing and surgery.

Questions Often Asked About Scoliosis
Answers to common questions about scoliosis. Learn about what scoliosis is, and what the usual treatments are for this disorder.

Klippel-Feil Syndrome
Klippel-Feil Syndrome is a condition that causes the vertebrae in the neck to be fused together. Children with Klippel-Feil often have limited neck motion and these children should be restricted from participation in some sports.

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