Division of Orthopaedics Patient Stories

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Idiopathic Scoliosis: Gina's Story


A back brace kept Gina's idiopathic scoliosis in check for years until a growth spurt at age 15. That's when her family sought surgical help from spine experts at CHOP.

Leg Deformity: Matthew's Story


Born with a congenital condition that causes an irregular angle of growth to his lower legs and uneven lengths, Matthew Emerick found help from CHOP orthopaedist Richard S. Davidson, MD.

Ewing Sarcoma: Malcolm's Story


Malcolm was just 11 when he started to feel pain in his hip. A few months later, he was diagnosed with Ewing sarcoma, a rare bone tumor, and began treatment at CHOP.