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Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE)

Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE)

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis, or SCFE, (pronounced 'skiffy') is a hip condition seen in childre...

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Orthopedic Manifestations of Obesity

Orthopedic Manifestations of Obesity

Orthopedic complications in childhood related to being overweight or obese may involve hip deformiti...

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BCBS Pathways

BCBS Pathways

We are now accepting Pathways plans from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia. Contact our office for d...

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Tommy John (UCL) Surgery

Tommy John (UCL) Surgery

Tommy John surgery refers to a procedure that was credited to a baseball pitcher, who in 1974, was t...

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Scoliosis in Children

Scoliosis in Children

Scoliosis, which is commonly diagnosed in children, is an abnormal curvature of the spine. The spine...

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Flat Feet in Children

Flat Feet in Children

Flat Feet in Children May Affect Gait, Posture, Health. Flat feet are normal in infants and toddler...

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POA Patient Success

POA Patient Success

Here is a wonderful video of a POA patient competing in an equestrian event! Giselle has endured man...

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Hydration for Athletes

Hydration for Athletes

Hydration can play a large part in athletic performance. This article provides information that can ...

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Throwing Injury Prevention

Throwing Injury Prevention

Here is a short article on throwing injury risk factors. Those of us who specialize in pediatric sp...

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Growth Plate Fractures

Growth Plate Fractures

Growth Plate Fractures: Common Child Sports Injury Growth plate fractures are a common childhood in...

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In-Car Check-In

In-Car Check-In

To reduce or eliminate time in the waiting room, we are using In-Car Check-In. Here is a VIDEO to ex...

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Coronavirus & Telemedicine

Coronavirus & Telemedicine

We are monitoring the potential outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in our area. If you are exp...

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