Hip Injuries and Disorders
The hip is the place where the thigh meets the pelvis. Common hip injuries and disorders are strains, bursitis, dislocations, and fractures.
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Programs + Services
Learn more about the Adolescent and Young Adult Hip Program, with a focus on hip preservation rather than surgery for injuries and congenital disorders.
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Doctors + Care Team
Title(s): Chief, Pediatric Orthopaedics; Director, Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Program; Associate Residency Director; Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Orthopedics, Pediatric Orthopedics
Appt. Phone: 617-636-7920
Fax #: 617-636-9107
Scoliosis and spinal deformities, pediatric hip disease, trauma and adolescent sports injuries
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