Print This Page

Tendon Lengthening Following Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Patients who undergo selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR) surgery at St. Louis Children’s Hospital often need an additional surgical procedure for muscle/tendon lengthening to relieve limited motion in their joints. Dr. Matthew Dobbs discusses the benefits of a minimally-invasive surgical procedure to accomplish the lengthening.