Review the latest news from the Division of Orthopedics at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
The Spine Program is a cornerstone of CHOP’s Division of Orthopedic Surgery, one of the largest and most experienced pediatric orthopedic centers in the United States, ranked among the best in the nation in U.S.News & World Report’s 2013–14 rankings of Best Children’s Hospitals.
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has expanded its diagnostic toolkit to include EOS imaging, a newly FDA approved technology that produces superior quality 3-D images with reduced radiation exposure to patients.
A 12-year-old male presented to an outside hospital after experiencing 6 weeks of pain in his left hip. He could not recall a specific injury that precipitated the symptoms, although he had fallen out of a tree 4 months earlier.
The Division of Orthopedic Surgery is pleased to announce the addition of two new attending orthopedists to our team.
When Seconds Count is a new video in which experts from CHOP’s Trauma Center present a complete overview of what is entailed in Level 1 trauma care—including the multidisciplinary team and resources necessary.
The orthopedic surgery team at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has long led research into the causes of and safest treatments for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
Robert M. Campbell Jr., MD, attending orthopedic surgeon at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and director and founder of CHOP’s Center for Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome—the first national multidisciplinary program devoted solely to the treatment and research of this condition—has been nominated by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons for representation on the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) Medical Advisory Committees’ Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Devices Panel.