Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2020/10/Sigue-adelante-vive-tu-sueo
Emilio is an active patient at the Hospital with a diagnosis of bilateral clubfoot. As part of his treatment, he has undergone three surgeries, one of them including a tendon transfer.
Hamstring ruptures are usually caused by overload during sports activities. Shriners Children's offers a variety of treatments including surgery and physical therapy.
Tenotomy is the cutting of a tendon. This and related procedures are also called tendon release, tendon lengthening, and heel-cord release, and is a part of the treatment process for Clubfoot at Shriners Children's.
Sports medicine treatment for knee injuries at Shriners Children's Chicago includes a team approach of pediatric orthopedic surgeons, on-site physical therapy and Return to Sport testing in the motion analysis center, an on-site gait lab.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2021/10/Luke
Luke became a patient after a motorbike accident destroyed the tendons in the front of his left leg.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2022/04/Myles-Gets-His-First-Prosthesis
Myles, 8, gets his first prosthetic arm.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2020/12/A-symbol-of-freedom
Ever since birth, Opal has faced an uphill battle for independence. Due to complications during her delivery, Opal suffered a stroke shortly after birth.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2022/12/Jesse-Story
Patient gets back to his life after completing Shriners Children's specialty spinal cord injury intensive rehabilitation program.
Arthroscopic surgery, also known as arthroscopy, is a procedure used to diagnose and treat joint conditions. Shriners Children's treats a variety of conditions with this minimally invasive surgery option.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2022/02/Grayson-is-On-the-Run
Grayson, diagnosed at birth with clubfoot, was treated by the team at Shriners Children's St. Louis.