What is tarsal coalition of the foot?

What is tarsal coalition of the foot?

Is tarsal coalition rare and is tarsal coalition genetic? Learn more about tarsal coalition and its symptoms, treatment and recovery.

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What is flexible flat feet in children?

What is flexible flat feet in children?

Flexible flatfoot is common in children. If you notice when your child stands the arch of his or her foot disappears, he or she may have flexible flatfoot.

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What is vertical talus?

What is vertical talus?

Vertical talus is diagnosed at birth. It is a rare deformity that babies are born with and is also called congenital vertical talus.

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Swimmer rebounds from sports injury

Swimmer rebounds from sports injury

Elyse Heiser rebounds from patellar dislocation after receiving care from Dr. Kosmas Kayes at OrthoIndy. She is now able to swim at a competitive level and got normal back.

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Patient writes a book about scoliosis surgery and recovery

Patient writes a book about scoliosis surgery and recovery

After being diagnosed with scoliosis at 10 years old, patient has scoliosis surgery and writes a book to inspire other adolescents with scoliosis read to stay confident and work hard through their treatment and recovery process.

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What causes intoeing (pigeon-toed)?

What causes intoeing (pigeon-toed)?

Sometimes when a child walks or runs, the feet turn inward instead of pointing straight ahead. This is commonly referred to as intoeing or being “pigeon-toed.”

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What is clubfoot deformity?

What is clubfoot deformity?

When an infant’s foot is turned inward, usually so severe that the bottom of the foot faces sideways or upward, it is often referred to as clubfoot.

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One-year-old has surgery to repair hip dysplasia

One-year-old has surgery to repair hip dysplasia

After Nora’s parents began worrying when she didn’t start walking they brought her to OrthoIndy where she was diagnosed with hip dysplasia and would need surgery.

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What causes slipped capital femoral epiphysis?

What causes slipped capital femoral epiphysis?

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis occurs when the ball at the head of the thigh bone slips off the neck of the bone. Most commonly, this hip condition occurs in teens.

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Bow legged: Causes, symptoms and treatment

Bow legged: Causes, symptoms and treatment

When a child with bowed legs stands with their feet together, there is a noticeable space between their lower legs and knees. Learn how bow legs are diagnosed and corrected.

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Rickets: Symptoms, causes, prevention and treatment

Rickets: Symptoms, causes, prevention and treatment

Rickets is a condition that causes weak or soft bones in children. Learn what causes rickets and how it can be corrected or prevented.

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What is a unicameral bone cyst?

What is a unicameral bone cyst?

Primarily developing in children, a unicameral bone cysts, also called a simple bone cyst, is a common, noncancerous (benign) bone tumor. Learn how they are treated.

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