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November Patient of the Month: Andres

We introduce you to our Patient of the Month, Andres. When he was in high school, Andres was a wrestler, competing at some of the highest levels in the state.

11/21/2016

Meet Harry L. Shufflebarger, MD - The Orthopedic Surgery Program

Harry L. Shufflebarger, MD is the Director of the the Division of Spinal Surgery at Nicklaus Children's Hospital.

6/24/2016

Scoliosis in Children

Pediatric Spine Surgeon, Dr. John Asghar MD, talks about scoliosis in children.

5/20/2016

Prevention of Sports Injuries in Children

Pediatric orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Spurdle, MD, talks about sports injuries and prevention in children.

5/20/2016

Orthopedic care for pediatric musculoskeletal injuries

Dr. Monica Payares-Lizano. MD talks about the orthopedic care offered at Nicklaus Children's Hospital for pediatric musculoskeletal injuries.

5/13/2016

Developmental Hip Dysplasia in Children

Dr. Kevin Horowitz, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, talks about developmental hip dysplasia in children.

5/13/2016

Alessandra's Success Story

At age 10, Alessandra was diagnosed with scoliosis and started receiving treatment at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. To view her inspiring story, visit mchf.org/alessandra.

1/13/2016

Meet Stephen George, MD - The Orthopedic Surgery Program

Stephen George, MD of Nicklaus Children's Hospital is a pediatric spine surgeon with the Orthopedic Surgery Program.

11/16/2015

Meet Avi Baitner, MD - The Orthopedic Surgery Program

Avi Baitner, MD of Nicklaus Children's Hospital is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon with the Orthopedic Surgery Program.

11/13/2015

Bracing for Scoliosis - The Division of Spinal Surgery at Nicklaus Children's Hospital

The Division of Spinal Surgery at Nicklaus Children's Hospital is one of the nation's most experienced teams in treating spinal disorders.

11/10/2015

The Division of Spinal Surgery at Nicklaus Children's Hospital

The Division of Spinal Surgery at Nicklaus Children's Hospital is one of the nation's most experienced teams in treating spinal disorders.

11/10/2015

Pediatric Spinal Surgery at Nicklaus Children's Hospital

The Division of Spinal Surgery at Nicklaus Children's Hospital is one of the nation's most experienced teams in treating spinal disorders.

11/9/2015

Meet Monica Payares-Lizano, MD - The Orthopedic Surgery Program

Monica Payares-Lizano, MD of Nicklaus Children's Hospital is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon with the Orthopedic Surgery Program.

11/6/2015

Meet Kevin Horowitz, MD - The Orthopedic Surgery Program

Kevin Horowitz, MD of Nicklaus Children's Hospital is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon with the Orthopedic Surgery Program.

10/29/2015

Meet John Asghar, MD - The Orthopedic Surgery Program

John Asghar, MD of Nicklaus Children's Hospital is a pediatric spine surgeon with the Orthopedic Surgery Program

10/9/2015

Maddy's Success Story

When Maddy was only 12 hours old, she was flown to Nicklaus Children’s Hospital to undergo the first of several surgeries to treat spina bifida, a congenital condition that affects the backbone and membranes around the spinal cord. Thanks to a multidisciplinary team approach, Maddy received coordinated care by an array of subspecialists. 

9/14/2015

Meet Craig Spurdle, MD - The Orthopedic Surgery Program

Craig Spurdle, MD of Nicklaus Children's Hospital is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon with the Orthopedic Surgery Program

8/6/2015

Meet Stephen M. Swirsky, DO - The Orthopedic Surgery Program

Stephen M. Swirsky, DO of Nicklaus Children's Hospital is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon with the Orthopedic Surgery Program.

7/28/2015

Alexis's Osteogenesis Imperfecta Success Story

Alexis has suffered more fractures in her short time of life than what the average person will in their entire lifetime. This is because Alexis has a very rare disease called osteogenesis imperfecta, also known as "brittle bone disease." Despite her condition, Alexis maintains the attitude of a healthy, happy child.

6/23/2014

Scoliosis & Spinal Surgery - Innovations in Pediatric Healthcare

Physicians routinely screen for scoliosis. But what would happen if it affected your child? What are the options? Dr. Jahangir Asghar of Nicklaus Children's Hospital (formerly Miami Children's Hospital) shares with us some very interesting facts.

12/5/2013

Jamie, Camila, and Jose's Success Stories

The story of three patients that received treatment at Nicklaus Children's Palm Beach Gardens Outpatient Center: Jamie (scoliosis), Camila (autism), and Jose (pediatric surgery).

11/19/2013

Pediatric Orthopedics Program

A look at the Pediatric Orthopedics Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital and one patient's success story. Here at Nicklaus Children's Hospital, we are home to some of the nations leading pediatric orthopedic surgeons. Visit our website today to see how we can help.

6/19/2012

Kids Sports Injury Prevention - Dr. Steven Swirsky

Dr. Stephen Swirsky, DO Orthopaedic Surgeon at Nicklaus Children's Hospital (formerly Miami Children's Hospital) talks about prevention, awarness and types of common sports related injuries seen in children such as fractures, joint dislocations and the treatment of concusions.

6/6/2012

Knee Injury Prevention - Dr. Craig Spurdle

Dr. Craig Spurdle, Orthopaedic Surgeon at nicklaus Children's Hospital (Miami Children's Hospital), talks about the ACL injury prevention program for girls. He discusses why female athletes are prone to knee injuries and discusses some of the techniques in which girls can prevent injuries.

5/17/2012

Sports Medicine - Dr. Swirsky

Dr. Stephen Swirsky, Orthopedic Surgeon from Nicklaus Children's Hospital (formerly Miami Children's Hospital), was on WPLG's Monday Morning House call answering questions from viewers during a live web chat regarding sports-related injuries. He spoke about football, cheerleading, soccer, baseball, and wrestling injuries among others. Dr. Swirsky says he sees a lot of shoulder dislocations, fractures, and knee and ankle injuries. The doctor recommends core conditioning and stretching prior to sporting events in order to prevent injuries.

5/3/2011

Ashley Gets Ahead of the Curve

Ashley's family tell the story of how they searched throughout the country for a surgeon to correct Ashley's scoliosis, only to find that the best was right here at home.

2/16/2010

Removing an Arm Cast - Orthopaedics Department

Removing an Arm Cast in Nicklaus Children's Hospital Orthopaedics Department . Watch how easy and painless it is to have a cast removed. See how a young boy has his cast removed in seconds by a skilled staff member of Nicklaus Children's Hospital.

3/5/2009

The Division of Spinal Surgery at Nickalaus Children's Hospital
Take an in-depth tour of the Orthopedic Surgery Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital.

For more information about The Orthopedic Surgery Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital or to make an appointment, please call 305-662-8366 or email orthokids@mch.com.


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