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Knee OCD

Knee OCD This document aims to provide a comprehensive overview of Knee OCD (osteochondritis dissecans) in children. It covers the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options for this condition. This condition is a significant concern in pediatric orthopedics,...

Hamstring Contracture

Hamstring Contracture in Children:   Hamstring contracture is a condition characterized by the shortening and tightness of the hamstring muscles.  This condition leads to a limited range of motion in the hip and knee joints. While hamstring contractures can affect...

Little League Elbow

Little League Elbow Little League Elbow is a common overuse injury that affects young baseball players, particularly those involved in repetitive throwing motions. Also known as medial epicondyle apophysitis, this condition primarily affects the growth plate on the...

Limb Salvage

Limb Salvage   Limb salvage refers to the preservation of a limb that would otherwise be amputated due to severe injury or disease. This condition can greatly improve a patient’s quality of life and prevent the physical and emotional trauma associated with...

Kneecap Instability or Dislocated Knee

Kneecap Instability or Dislocated Knee:   Patellar instability, also known as kneecap instability, occurs when the patella (kneecap) falls out of the thighbone’s femoral groove. Therefore, an unstable kneecap can cause a  dislocated knee. Physical therapy...

Limb Lengthening for Children

Limb Lengthening for Children – Height Growth Operations:    Limb lengthening for children provides a corrective procedure when your child has a notable difference in the lengths of their arms or legs. The procedures, performed by orthopedic surgeons, will...