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Orthopaedics

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USNWR Best Children's Hosptials 2018-2019 Orthopaedics badgeThe orthopaedic care team at MUSC Children's Health provides comprehensive care of all operative and non-operative orthopaedic conditions in children and teenagers. Our pediatric orthopaedic surgeons are dedicated to helping children and families, addressing patients' needs as they grow and develop.

The 2018–19 edition of U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Children's Hospitals has ranked MUSC Children's Hospital as a "best hospital" for pediatric orthopedics, ranking among the top programs in the country.

Orthopaedic Conditions We Treat

Procedures We Perform

  • Non-operative and surgical treatment of all pediatric and adolescent injuries
  • Spinal fusion for scoliosis
  • Pelvic and femoral osteotomies for hip dysplasia and related conditions
  • Ponseti casting for clubfoot
  • Growing spine treat for early onset scoliosis (Casting, MAGEC, VEPTR, Growing Rods)

Locations

East Cooper Medical Pavilion

1600 Midtown Avenue
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

North Area Medical Pavilion

8992 University Boulevard
North Charleston, SC 29406

Rutledge Tower

135 Rutledge Avenue
Charleston, SC 29425

West Ashley Medical Pavilion

2125 Charlie Hall Boulevard
Charleston, SC 29414

Our Care Team

In The News

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