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  • Leg Length Discrepancy Surgery Growth Plate

    27 April 2015

    Overview The two major categorizations of LLD are structural and functional. A third more minor category is environmental. In structural LLD there is an actual anatomical difference in the bones of the lower extremities where one side becomes shorter...

  • Do I Deal With Severs Disease In The Home?

    17 May 2015

    Overview Sever?s disease a term used to describe pain in the heel at the base of the Achilles tendon. It usually occurs during or after a growth spurt in adolescence most commonly between the ages of 8-13 in girls and 10-15 for boys. Sever?s disease is...

  • Painless Hammertoe Surgery

    18 August 2015

    Overview hammertoes, also called hammer toe, deformity of the second, third, or fourth toe in which the toe is bent downward at the middle joint (the proximal interphalangeal [PIP] joint), such that the overall shape of the toe resembles a hammer. Most...