Spine Program Patient Stories

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Amir’s Story

Amir’s Story - At home in his Eagles' jersey

Amir was born with multiple spinal problems. Surgeries at CHOP have helped straighten his spine, improving his self-confidence.

Coming Back From Scoliosis: Annie’s Story

Annie competed at the U.S. Paralympics Track & Field National Championship in Miramar, Florida

Teen’s pursuit of Paralympic gold spans the globe, from China to Idaho, and eventually to Philadelphia for corrective spine surgery to keep her track and field dreams alive.

Emma’s Story: Bracing for Scoliosis

patient with doll wearing brace

A case of pneumonia led to the discovery that Emma had scoliosis. Diligence in adhering to her bracing treatment plan produced an amazing outcome.