Center for Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome Resources
Learn about surgical options for spine and chest-wall deformities including growing rods, VEPTR and other research advances by the Division of Orthopaedics and the Center for Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome at CHOP.
Robert Campbell, MD, director of CHOP's Center for Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome, testifies before Congress about the vertical expandable prosthetic titanium rib (VEPTR).
Watch a video about the Center for Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and meet some of the children we treat.
OrthoInfo is a trusted source of information from AAOS about musculoskeletal conditions and injuries — how they are treated, as well as how they can be prevented.
Robert M. Campbell Jr., MD, testified before the U.S. Congress about the vertical expandable prosthetic titanium rib (VEPTR).
The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) provides advocacy, education and other services to improve the lives of all people affected by rare diseases.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons featured the Titanium Rib Project and Robert M. Campbell, Jr., MD, in a book celebrating 75 years of orthopaedic surgery.