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Orthopedic Conditions and Treatments

The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Children’s Hospital of Michigan offers comprehensive care of all aspects for children.

Bone Deformities

  • Blount Disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Metabolic
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Sickle Cell
  • Skeletal Dysplasia


  • Ponseti method of treatment
  • Surgical method of treatment

Hand Deformities

  • Brachial Plexus
  • Congenital
  • Nerve injuries and paralysis of the upper extremity
  • Reconstructive surgery of the hand and wrist
  • Traumatic

Hip Disorders

  • Avascular necrosis
  • Developmental hip dysplasia
  • Hemophilia
  • Post traumatic
  • Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
  • Sickle Cell
  • Types of procedures: reconstruction osteotomies, total hip replacement, open hip dislocations

Leg Length Discrepancies

  • Blount Disease
  • Congenital limb deformities
  • Infection
  • Neuromuscular
  • Traumatic

Musculoskeletal Oncology

  • Pediatric bone tumors

Spinal Deformities and Disorders (Scoliosis and Kyphosis)

  • Congenital
  • Idiopathic (Infantile, Juvenile, Adolescent)
  • Infection
  • Neuromuscular
  • Orthopedic aspects of cerebral palsy
  • Orthopedic aspects of myelomeningocele
  • Traumatic

Sports Medicine

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament injuries - ACL injuries and tears
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Elbow injuries
  • Fractures
  • Exercise physiology
  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Nutrition
  • Sport injuries
  • Waterproof casting


  • Fractures
  • Sprains and Strains
  • Stress injuries
  • Osgood-Schlatter Disease
  • Upper and lower extremity fractures

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