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Hip Disorders

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Developmental Hip Dysplasia

Typically characterized by abnormal formation of the hip joint, DDH describes a condition in which the ball on top of the thighbone (femur) is not held firmly in the socket.

 
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Hip Dysplasia and Adolescents

Although chronic hip pain is often associated with aging, the appearance of this symptom in adolescents and young adults may be a sign of hip dysplasia.

 
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Periacetabular Osteotomy Procedure

A procedure in which the acetabulum is surgically cut to allow the femoral head to sit firmly in the "socket" of the hip bone.

 

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeons

Image - Profile photo of Roger F. Widmann, MDRoger F. Widmann, MD - Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Spine Surgery
Image - Profile photo of John S. Blanco, MDJohn S. Blanco, MD - Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Spine Surgery
Image - Profile photo of Aaron Daluiski, MDAaron Daluiski, MD - Orthopedic Surgery, Hand and Upper Extremity, Pediatrics
Image - Profile photo of Peter D. Fabricant, MD, MPHPeter D. Fabricant, MD, MPH - Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Trauma
Image - Profile photo of Daniel W. Green, MD, MS, FAAP, FACSDaniel W. Green, MD, MS, FAAP, FACS - Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
Image - Profile photo of Cathleen L. Raggio, MDCathleen L. Raggio, MD - Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Image - Profile photo of David M. Scher, MDDavid M. Scher, MD - Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Image - Profile photo of Ernest L. Sink, MDErnest L. Sink, MD - Orthopedic Surgery, Hip Preservation, Pediatrics
Image - Profile photo of Samir K. Trehan, MDSamir K. Trehan, MD - Orthopedic Surgery, Hand and Upper Extremity, Pediatrics

 

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