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How Obesity Can Affect Your Child’s Orthopedic Health

In the United States, about one-third of young people between the ages of 2 to 19 are regarded as overweight or obese. Among the wide variety of both social and health problems associated with childhood obesity, a child's bone growth and musculoskeletal health can be greatly affected, putting them at risk for pain, deformity, limited [...]

5 Common Childhood Orthopedic Concerns

As parents, it's common to be aware of every area of a child's development and to wonder whether these issues are typical, or maybe matters for concern. In fact, there are a number of conditions that parents often notice including toe walking, flatfeet, pigeon toes, knock-knees, and bow-legs. Of course, as children grow, many issues [...]