What is the difference between a strain and a sprain?
Although there is a difference between a strain and a sprain treatment is usually R.I.C.E. (rest, ice, compression and elevation).
What is toxic synovitis in kids?
Toxic synovitis is a temporary inflammation of the hip, which can cause limping, and pain in a child’s hip and leg.
What is Osgood-Schlatter disease?
Osgood-Schlatter disease is a common cause of knee pain in children and can typically be treated without surgery.
What you should know about children and scoliosis
Dr. David Schwartz, OrthoIndy spine physician, shares tips all parents should follow when looking for scoliosis.
Scoliosis patient returns to gymnastics after surgery
Sometimes scoliosis can be corrected without surgery; however, that wasn’t the case for Genova’s severe curve.
Trauma surgeon saves child’s feet from amputation
Riding lawnmower accident brings 3-year-old to OrthoIndy Trauma. After parents nearly lose hope, trauma surgeon is able to avoid amputation.
After living life “pigeon toed” child finds freedom
Intoeing means that when a child walks or runs the feet turn inward instead of pointing straight ahead. This was Kendall’s reality until she visited OrthoIndy.
Tips to seeing an orthopedic surgeon after a child’s injury
OrthoIndy pediatric orthopedic surgeon explains when you should seek treatment for your child’s injury.
Shoulder injuries and your child’s backpack
Injuries affecting children’s shoulders can occur for various reasons.
Severe lawn mower incident brings seven year old to OrthoIndy
James had slipped on the grass and his left foot was trapped underneath the riding lawnmower.
Mother find comfort in bringing her child to OrthoIndy
One day while playing Reese jumped off the back of the couch and fell to the ground. Reese was in extreme pain from a dislocated elbow.
What you need to know about children and scoliosis
Dr. Schwartz answers common questions about children and scoliosis.
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