Curly toe is a fairly common deformity seen in newborns. It is often noticed by new parents and causes anxiety, but often does not need treatment.
Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) is a fairly common problem in the newborn, occurring in about 1:1000 live births. DDH includes hips that are dislocated (completely out of the joint) as well as those hips that...
Leg pains are common in children. Identifying red flags that might suggest more than the normal type of complaints are important.
Poor posture in adolescence is not necessarily a problem. While in past centuries, poor posture was associated with disease, in modern times this is rarely the case. Poor posture does not cause chronic back problems....
Growth plate fractures are very common. Most are innocuous, but some can result in permanent injury to the growth plate. It is very important to seek consultation from a pediatric orthopaedic specialist.