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Orthopedics for Children

Orthopedics for Children

If your child or teen or a young adult in your family sprains an ankle, breaks a bone, pulls a muscle or lives with a health condition related to bones, joints, muscles or connective tissues, get expert orthopedic care to help support or restore as much function as possible.

Children’s Orthopedic Services Close to Home

Because young bodies change continually, your child, teen or young adult needs the top-quality pediatric orthopedic care you’ll find at Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health, at OU Health Edmond Medical Center and through OU Health providers in Tulsa. When you choose Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health, you’ll work with a multidisciplinary team of orthopedic experts and healthcare professionals who specialize in treating and caring for children’s growing bones and bodies.

Your child’s orthopedic care team includes pediatric-trained professionals from multiple healthcare specialties, which means you collaborate with a diverse group of experts to create a complete view of the condition, including an accurate diagnosis and an individualized treatment plan that fits your child’s specific situation.

Sports Medicine Services

Your child, teen or young adult also may benefit from the extensive sports medicine services at Oklahoma Children’s Hospital in Oklahoma City or at our OU Health dedicated sports performance clinic in Tulsa, as well as complete rehabilitation services for many orthopedic and sports-related conditions at all our major locations, including Edmond.

Caring for Pediatric Orthopedic Conditions

Take advantage of the comprehensive pediatric-focused care at Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health for a wide range of concerns related to children’s bones, joints, ligaments, tendons and muscles. Find exceptional healthcare services at OU Health for common and complex joint fractures, congenital conditions, degenerative diseases, musculoskeletal tumors, spine-related conditions, sports injuries and trauma.

Advanced Children’s Orthopedic Treatments

At Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health, your child’s orthopedic treatment plan may involve a variety of medical (noninvasive) and surgical options using the latest technology and innovations in pediatric orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation not widely available anywhere else in Oklahoma. Specially trained surgeons and specialized services and treatments include:

  • Congenital anomalies
  • Deformity
  • Hand-related procedures
  • Hip preservation surgery
  • Musculoskeletal surgical repair
  • Reconstructive orthopedic surgery
  • Scoliosis care
  • Spina bifida care
  • Trauma care
  • Upper extremity conditions

Learn more about surgery services for children at Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health.

Orthotics & Prosthetics for Children

When you choose Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health, your child, adolescent or young adult gains access to certified orthotic and prosthetic specialists who work with you and your child to develop a personalized care plan and create customized devices that help reduce pain and improve movement. Learn more about orthotics and prosthetics at Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health.

Your Pediatric Orthopedics Care Team

In addition to board-certified and fellowship-trained pediatric orthopedic surgeons, physical medicine and rehabilitation doctors or sports medicine physicians, orthotists, prosthetists or pedorthists, your child’s pediatric orthopedics team at Oklahoma Children’s Hospital also may include pediatric neurologists, pediatric pain management specialists, primary care doctors, athletic trainers, physical therapists, occupational therapists, physician assistants, pediatric nurse practitioners, pediatric psychiatrists or psychologists, social workers and counselors.

When you work with pediatric orthopedic experts at Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health, you benefit from innovations in children’s orthopedic medical care and pediatric orthopedic surgical techniques that come from their ongoing participation in the latest research and clinical trials at OU Health’s academic medical center and their involvement in teaching the next generation of pediatric orthopedic specialists and surgeons.

Request an Appointment

Request an appointment with an OU Health children’s orthopedic specialist by calling 405-271-BONZ (2669) today. For orthotics or prosthetics services, call 405-271-3644.