Shriners Children's world-renowned pediatric surgery program gives us the ability to help children who have a variety of conditions, including those they were born with, as well as those that develop over time or are the result of an injury.
Neuromuscular scoliosis, seen in children who have medical conditions that impair their ability to control the spine-supporting muscles, is the second most common type of scoliosis. Shriners Children's has seen tens of thousands of children with neuromuscular scoliosis.
Shriners Children's pediatric rehabilitation program and therapy services support your child physically, developmentally and emotionally with individualized plans of care.
When Ka‘iulani first learned she had scoliosis, she feared everything would change in a bad way. But the team at Shriners Children's Hawaii made the experience a positive one for the teen and her family.
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Louisiana and beyond
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2021/04/Brace-Yourself-to-Meet-Alexis
Scoliosis diagnosis gives teen a new purpose
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2022/12/Kira-Story
Kira, a dancer since age 2 and a competitive dancer since age 6, never thought pain would end her dancing career.
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Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Pennsylvania and beyond
Pediatric spine surgeons at Shriners Children's are encouraging parents to be spine aware during National Scoliosis Awareness Month.
We celebrate several patient ambassadors with scoliosis who have hosted fundraisers, toy drives and school projects to raise money and awareness about Shriners Children’s and the care they received.