Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Jessica McMichael explains the signs of a broken bone or growth plate in a child.
Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Samuel Rosenfeld explains the importance of calcium and Vitamin D in building healthy bones in a child.
Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Francois Lalonde explains slipped capital femoral epiphysis and the minor procedure used to correct the condition.
Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Francois Lalonde explains Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease and how it can repair itself if a child limits walking and weight-bearing.
Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Francois Lalonde explains hip dysplasia in teens and adolescents and the use of surgery to relieve pain and prevent premature arthritis.
Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Francois Lalonde explains hip dysplasia and dislocation in babies and the types of harnesses, casts and procedures used depending on the child's age.
Meet Afshin Aminian, MD, as he talks about having scoliosis surgery at CHOC. He'll introduce this series of videos we made just for teens.
For the two nights right before your scoliosis surgery, you will need to wash your back with a special soap that helps prevent infections.
Dr. William Loudon discusses the symptoms of brain tumors in children and the innovative and minimally invasive ways CHOC is treating them.
Dr. William Loudon explains a minimally invasive surgery used to treat mild craniosynostosis in children as well as treatment for complex craniosynostosis.
Dr. Michael Muhonen discusses Moyamoya disease and the innovative ways that CHOC is treating this condition in order to prevent stroke in children.
Dr. Michael Muhonen discusses the symptoms and minimally invasive treatments of hydrocephalus, which is fluid buildup on the brain.
Dr. Yu, CHOC pediatric surgeon, discusses causes, diagnosis and treatment for congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH).
Dr. Kabeer, CHOC pediatric surgeon, discusses the causes, symptoms and treatment of gallstones.
Children are not just “little adults.” Dr. David Gibbs talks about the importance of choosing a specially trained pediatric surgeon.
Dr. David Gibbs addresses questions about anesthesia, and why a pediatric surgeon and hospital can make a difference.
In this video Dr. Francois Lalonde demonstrates to practitioners the proper way to give a newborn hip exam.
In this CHOC grand rounds video, Dr. Chris Koutures, pediatrician and sports medicine specialist, addresses common nutritional concerns shared by pediatricians treating school-aged athletes, dancers and other performers.
Concussions in children can cause lingering symptoms. Drs. Sharief Taraman and Jonathan Romain explain what happens to the brain after a concussion.
Dr. Paul Lubinsky and Michelle Lubahn share their insight into drowning, which is the second leading cause of unintentional related injury related deaths.
Dr. Jacqueline Winkelmann speaks on safeguarding prescription drugs in the home where children are present is critical & explains the dangers of prescribed drugs.
Dr. Anjan Batra, CHOC, speaks about heart conditions and preventive measures that can be taken to prevent sudden cardiac death in young athletes.
Dr. Nguyen Pham tells us that food, coins, and toys are the primary causes of choking for a child.
Dr. Daniel Jaffurs, CHOC, tells us about the possible causes the birth defect cleft palate and what can be done to correct it.
Dr. Troy Renya explains if a baby is born with a lump or bump, when is it serious and discusses diagnosis and what treatment may be recommended.