Pediatric Orthopedics deals with children’s orthopaedic problems which are seen at birth or during growth of the child.
Some of the problems presenting at birth are- clubfoot (CTEV),( Foot turned inwards) , valgus foot ( foot turned outwards),dislocation of hip, dislocation of knee, torticolis(neck turned to one side) , obstetrical brachial plexus palsy.
Some problems encountered during growth of a child are- Flat feet, Intoe gait, Genu varus.(bow legs), Genu valgus (knock knees), Fractures. Timing of treatment in children is most important as most of these conditions can be treated by simple plasters and minor surgery
Cerebral palsy is a condition in which children find it difficult to walk. They can be made better by botox therapy and surgery.
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon a specialist who provides surgical and non-surgical treatment of babies and children with congenital, developmental and acquired musculoskeletal (bone, joint, or muscle) conditions. Musculoskeletal problems in children vary from those found in an adult. Moreover, a child will not be able to communicate all the complaints and if there is pain then it makes clinical examination very difficult. However, a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon is an expert in examining and treating such children and also in communicating the concerned problem and its possible line of treatment to the anxious parents.
Pediatric Orthopaedics Center offers comprehensive pediatric care for a wide variety of congenital and acquired musculoskeletal disorders and aims to bring a new ray of hope in the lives of many children suffering from orthopaedics ailments. Center caters to all orthopaedics problems in children: