Orthopedic Surgery

Pediatric Orthopedic Exam Demonstrations

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Pediatric Orthopedic Exams: The Upper Extremities

Lawrence Wells, MD, orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, demonstrates how to properly perform an upper extremity exam on a pediatric patient, including evaluating for rotator cuff injuries, fractures of the proximal humerus and clavicle, overuse injuries and more.

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Pediatric Orthopedic Exams: The Back

Jennifer Winell, MD, orthopedic surgeon at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, demonstrates how to properly perform a back exam on a pediatric patient, including a full assessment of range of motion, muscle strength, and sensory/reflex; and when findings for scoliosis warrant consultation with a specialist.

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Pediatric Orthopedic Exams: The Hip

Wudbhav Sankar, MD, orthopedic surgeon at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, demonstrates how to properly perform a hip exam on a pediatric patient, including assessment for Legg-Calve-Perthes disease, slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE), femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) and more.

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Pediatric Orthopedic Exams: The Hand and Wrist

Robert B. Carrigan, MD, hand and upper extremity surgeon at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, demonstrates how to properly perform a hand and wrist exam on a pediatric patient, including assessment for congenital anomalies, joint contractures, tendon disruption, scaphoid fractures, carpal instability and more.

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Pediatric Orthopedic Exams: The Knee

Theodore Ganley, MD, orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, demonstrates how to properly perform a knee exam on a pediatric patient, including assessment for Osgood-Schlatter disease, stress fractures, shin splints, tendonitis, ACL injuries and more.

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Pediatric Orthopedic Exams: The Foot and Ankle

David Horn, MD, orthopedic surgeon at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, demonstrates how to properly perform a foot and ankle exam on a pediatric patient, including assessment for tarsal coalition, neurological conditions, Sever's disease, high ankle sprains, distal fibula fractures and more.

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