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Medical Animation: Scoliosis

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

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 ...

News

3D Printing a Spine at St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Sasha Betz was able to hold a 3D model of her spine, thanks to St. Louis’ own 3D Medical Printing ...

Departments

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 ...

Departments

The Pros and Cons of Vertebral Body Tethering for Scoliosis

Scott Luhmann, MD, has expertise in a variety of procedures to treat scoliosis including vertebral body stapling, tethering and resection. ...

Patient Stories

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 ...

Departments

New Chief of Spine Surgery Named

Munish C. Gupta, MD, has been appointed professor and chief of spine surgery in the department of orthopaedic surgery at ...

Patient Stories

Standing Tall: Loewy Noud

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