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Patient Stories

A Life Saved. A Life-Long Friendship. A Meaningful Tribute.

Dear Dr. Feigin: “How are you? I’m fine. One day I saw you on T.V. I could not believe it. ...

Patient Stories

Meet One Lucky Little Guy

At their 19-week ultrasound, first-time parents Joni Reinkemeyer and Chris Skain were hoping to find out the gender of their ...

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3D Spinal Models Improve Surgical Planning and Execution

Riley Jones, 14, was born with three extra vertebrae that caused a sharp angular deformity of the spine and compressed ...

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The Pros and Cons of Vertebral Body Tethering for Scoliosis

Scott Luhmann, MD, a Washington University orthopedic surgeon at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, has expertise in a variety of procedures ...

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First Patient With Fontan Fenestration To Undergo Spinal Fusion At St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Julia Wynne has dealt with a wide variety of medical issues with fortitude and grace since the day she was ...

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Patient Profile: Standing Tall

As Loewy Noud stood next to her hospital bed for the first time after undergoing surgery to correct scoliosis, her ...