Members of the Division of Pediatric Orthopedics specialize in all aspects of musculoskeletal care for infants, children and adolescents. Our team is led by fellowship-trained pediatric orthopedic surgeons who devote their entire practice to the treatment of children's musculoskeletal problems. This includes expertise in both surgical and nonsurgical treatment for a wide range of problems, such as spine deformities, leg length differences, foot deformities, hip conditions, fractures, and sports injuries.
Mayo Clinic pediatric orthopedic surgeons work in teams with other pediatric subspecialists, pediatric anesthesiologists, therapists, and orthopedic colleagues in order to provide a complete and accurate diagnosis and choose an appropriate course of treatment.
Examples of conditions and diseases treated include: