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COVID-19 & Scoliosis Webinar

Webinar recorded on June 18, 2020

This patient education webinar was created to discuss scoliosis and how to deal with it during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Topics Include:


  • Introduction to Scoliosis – Presented by Peter Newton, MD

  • Increased Pain & Stress Due to COVID-19 – Presented by Amer Samdani, MD

  • Risk of COVID-19 with Scoliosis Diagnosis & Evidence Regarding Risk Factors – Presented by David Clements, MD

  • Missing Medical Scoliosis Care Appointments Due to COVID-19 & Alternate Options – Presented by Baron Lonner, MD

  • Delays in Surgery Due to COVID-19 – Presented by Peter Newton, MD

  • Being Stationary – Is It Making My Scoliosis Worse? – Presented by Baron Lonner, MD

  • Vertebral Body Tethering – Presented by Amer Samdani, MD

 

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Patients 2 Patients Webinar

Webinar recorded on July 23, 2020

This webinar provides the opportunity for patients to communicate with other patients that have already been through various scoliosis treatments.

Topics Include:


  • What is Scoliosis? – Presented by Tom Errico, MD

  • Diagnosis: How Scared and Alone I Felt When I Found Out… No One Knows How I Feel – Presented by Emm

  • Bracing: How I Felt When I Was Told I Had to Wear Brace – Presented by Katie

  • Surgery: I Just Found Out I Need To Have Surgery – Presented by Charlee

  • Pre-Surgery: What To Expect & How To Prepare – Presented by Charlee

  • Post-Surgery: Tips and Tricks – Presented by Emm

  • Activities: School, Sports, Fance & More – Presented by Alyssa

  • Support: Mental Health & Appearance – Presented by Max

 

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Power Over Scoliosis Webinar

Webinar recorded on October 8, 2020

Power Over Scoliosis is a family-friendly educational program which brings together a diverse faculty of orthopedic experts and patient ambassadors to help your family successfully navigate your scoliosis journey.

Topics Include:


  • What is Scoliosis? – Presented by Peter Newton, MD

  • Non-Operative & Alternative Treatments – Presented by Michael Kelly, MD

  • Bracing – Presented by Noelle Larson, MD

  • Corrective Surgery – Presented by Suken Shah, MD

  • Vertebral Body Tethering – Presented by Amer Samdani, MD

  • Post-Surgery Outcome – Presented by Patrick Cahill, MD

 

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Patients 2 Patients Webinar

Webinar recorded on October 29, 2020

This webinar provides the opportunity for patients to communicate with other patients that have already been through various scoliosis treatments.

Topics Include:


  • What is Scoliosis? – Presented by Tom Errico, MD

  • Diagnosis: What Now? – Presented by Dr. Sophia Chrisomalis (Scoliosis Parent)

  • Bracing: How I Handle Bracing & Going to School – Presented by Rachel (Scoliosis Patient)

  • Surgery: Being Prepared – Presented by Amanda (Scoliosis Patient)

  • Post Surgery: What You Really Need to Know – Presented by Colleen (Scoliosis Parent)

  • Life After Surgery: What I Can and Cannot Do – Presented by Sam (Scoliosis Patient)

  • Support: How I Really Feel… Keeping My Feeling Inside – Presented by Lauren (Scoliosis Patient)

 

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