Scoliosis / Adult Spinal Deformity
A specialized area of spinal surgery unique to adults. Significant time should be set aside to discuss findings from scoliosis imaging along with the health status of the patient and the ongoing patient symptoms. Adult spinal deformity can be debilitating for patients and selection of a knowledgeable surgeon is key.
This condition is an abnormal curvature of the spine. It most often develops in early childhood, just before a child reaches puberty.