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Athetoid Cerebral Palsy

Athetoid Cerebral Palsy

There are three types of cerebral palsy (CP), spastic, ataxic, and athetoid. Cerebral palsy may pres...

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POA in the Movies!

POA in the Movies!

If you see the new movie Little...be sure to check for some POA work in the movie! Dr. Thomas Byars ...

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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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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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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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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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Latest News

Current Guest Limits

Current Guest Limits

As of 8/18/22, we are limiting the number of guests/chaperones/guardians with a patient to 2. We wil...

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Phones Open at 8:30

Phones Open at 8:30

Beginning February 16, 2022, our phone lines will open at 8:30AM. In-car check-in can be reached bef...

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