OrthoKids is the official website for patients and parents to learn about pediatric orthopaedics. Orthokids has the support of over 1200 surgeons, physicians, and allied health members who are members of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA). POSNA members LOVE caring for kids with musculoskeletal problems. All content on OrthoKids has been written and checked by POSNA members - we want to make sure that kids and parents have the best information and recommendations!
The information on OrthoKids is not a substitute for medical care and advice from your pediatric orthopaedist. Tests and treatments that your pediatric orthopaedist recommends may be different for your individual child.