These conditions are deformities of the spinal column and may occur at any time before or after birth, but are more frequent during the adolescent growth spurt. Scoliosis is curvature of the spine seen in about 5% of teenage girls. Kyphosis is an excessive round-back deformity common in teenagers.
Why Choose Southern California Orthopedic Institute?
At Southern California Orthopedic Institute, our specialty-trained pediatric orthopedic doctors are recognized leaders in the diagnosis and treatment of bone, joint, and muscle conditions that occur in children. Our specialists have the training, expertise, and experience to assess, diagnose, and treat your injury or condition individually to your child's needs.
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