Pediatric Orthopedics

What Is an Orthopedic Condition?

The word orthopedic refers to the correction or prevention of bone deformities. Orthopedic conditions may be present at birth, such as clubfoot, or may develop over time, such as scoliosis.

Our Centers for Excellence 

TSRHC physicians treat thousands of patients with a wide range of orthopedic conditions each year. Our orthopedic surgeons focus on the treatment, management and rehabilitation of children with orthopedic conditions.

Pediatric Orthopedics at TSRHC

The hospital’s long-standing history of treating orthopedic conditions began more than 90 years ago. Today, our physicians are considered leaders in the field of pediatric orthopedics.

The physicians at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children wrote the book on the treatment of orthopedic conditions affecting children. Now in its fifth edition, the Tachdjian's Pediatric Orthopedics: From Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children textbook is the standard reference guide for orthopedic surgeons around the world. 

Fracture Clinic 

Our Fracture Clinic is located in our North Campus in Plano and specializes in the diagnosis, management and treatment of new fractures. Visit our Fracture Clinic page on the website to find out more information.