Glimpse a day in the life of orthopaedic surgeons and patients as they overcome everything from broken bones and sports injuries to complex spine conditions. This day in the life video follows CHOP's expert team of pediatric orthopaedic surgeons and researchers — including Jack Flynn, Wudbhav Sankar, Kristy Weber, Lawrence Wells, Robert Campbell, Ted Ganley, Maurizio Pacifici, Naomi Brown, David Horn and Benjamin Chang. The orthopaedics team offers patients and families a host of nonsurgical treatments like casting and fitting for prosthetic limbs as well as complex surgical options, including pelvic osteotomy, open hip reduction, periacetabular osteotomy, posterior spinal fusion, bilateral adductor lengthening, vertical expandable titanium rib (VEPTR), growing rods, ACL reconstruction, surgical arthroscopy, bone tumor removal, limb sparing surgery, syndactyly repair, surgical dislocation of the hip, and more.
Related Centers and Programs:
Division of Orthopaedics, Hip Disorders Program, Young Adult Hip Preservation Program, Sports Medicine and Performance Center, Center for Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome, Limb Deformity Program, Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor Program, Spine Program, Foot and Ankle Program, Hand and Arm Disorders Program, Neuromuscular Program