Hong Kong Paediatric Orthopaedics & Scoliosis Centre

    The Hong Kong Paediatric Orthopaedics & Scoliosis Centre is a specialty centre that aims at providing treatment for paediatric orthopaedic and scoliosis problems.

     The structure of bone and joints between children and adult are very different, and the same applies to their diagnosis and treatment. For instant, greenstick fracture, physeal fracture and plastic deformation are very common in children. Adult will not suffer from these kinds of fractures. Therefore children are to be treated differently from adults.

Common paediatric orthopaedic problems include:

Dislocation of the Hip
Congential Anomalies
Leg Length Discrepancy and Short Stature
Cerebral Palsy & Spina Bifida
Scoliosis & other spine problems
Bowleg, Knock Knee, Intoeing
Flat foot

The services that we provide are as follow:

Ponseti technique for clubfoot correction
Ultrasound diagnosis for developmenttal dysplasia of the hip (DDH)
Pavlik harness and hip spica treatment for DDH
Orthotics for flatfoot and other foot problems
Botox injections for cerebral palsy and torticollis
Fracture reduction and casting
Scoliosis assessment and bracing
Skeletal maturity assessment
Leg lengthenings