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St. Louis Children's Ranks No. 1 Among Missouri Children's Hospitals

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked St. Louis Children’s Hospital-Washington University School of Medicine among America’s Best Children’s ...

Departments

Meet the Future of Injury Prevention

Young athletes can now benefit from a new frontier of motion analysis technology to potentially prevent injuries that frequently leave ...

Departments

Therapy Services Opens New Facility in St. Charles County

St. Louis Children’s Hospital’s Therapy Services has opened a new satellite location in O’Fallon, Missouri, adjacent to Progress West Hospital. ...

Patient Stories

Luke Kicks On

A serious knee injury did more than take soccer from Luke Giesing—it also robbed him of part of his identity ...

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Teen Continues His Remarkable Recovery After Nearly Losing His Leg in a Boating Accident

A boat accident badly sliced the leg and wrist of Ashton during a family outing in 2017. Ashton’s amazing recovery ...

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Miracle Flight for Young Boy with Special Needs

After living most of his life in pain, 6-year-old Max is on the road to recovery. His mom said the ...

Expert Advice

Medical Animation: Scoliosis

The spine is one of the most important parts of the body. Not only does it serve to protect your ...

Expert Advice

An Eye Toward Growth

Unlike adults, children’s bones are continuously growing and require specialized care from pediatric orthopedists. A twisted ankle may mean quality ...

Expert Advice

Why Weights?

Preteens can benefit from strength training, including lifting weights, but only if they use proper technique. By age 7 or ...