Skeletal dysplasia includes many rare conditions where bones and cartilage develop differently. Also called dwarfism. Shriners Children's offers orthopedics, neurology, otolaryngology, physical and occupational therapy, and genetic testing.
Podcast with Dr. Robert Bernstein explaining what skeletal dysplasia is, how common it is, warning signs, and treatment options.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2023/04/Honduras-to-Spokane
The siblings live with skeletal dysplasia, leaving them with debilitating impairments.
Shriners Children’s provides the full spectrum of pediatric orthopedic care. It's everything from fracture care and casting for broken bones, to surgery and rehabilitation.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2020/07/Hip-dysplasia-cant-stop-Gwenyths-snuggles
When an ultrasound revealed Lauren’s 3-month-old daughter, Gwenyth, had bilateral hip dysplasia and would need to begin 24-hour bracing treatment right away, Lauren sobbed.
Extension Clinic https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/Locations/Spokane/Clinics/Fairbanks-Clinic
The Shriners Children's Fairbanks Clinic is convenient for those who live in Alaska.
Shriners Children's pediatric rehabilitation program and therapy services support your child physically, developmentally and emotionally with individualized plans of care.
Outpatient Clinic https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/Locations/Mexico/Clinics/Monterrey
Shriners Children's Mexico expands its frontiers of specialty medical care and opens its doors in the city of Monterrey.
Affiliate Care https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/Locations/Florida
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Florida.
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Hawaii and beyond