Scoliosis Treatment for Adolescents and Adults

Scoliosis (+) Neuro (+) skeletal (+) Treatment


 

1. Initial Consultation (+) Spinecor Brace (+) Schroth

  • You’ll notice our practice is different from your first phone call. Our staff will help you set up a scheduled phone consultation with one of our doctors who can answer your questions plus (+) give you an overview of our approach to managing scoliosis treatment options.
  • Following your phone consult you are welcome to set up an in-person consultation at one of our regional centers. Scoliosis Treatment may include Flexible Spinecor Brace (+) Schroth Scoliosis Exercises.
  • Many traveling patients decide to schedule exams (+) Imaging  (+) Spinecor Brace fittings on the same visit. This takes approximately three hours of time.
  • Below is an example of our advanced harmless imaging systems (Rastersteography) which is used quarterly to track your progress.
hyperkyphosis formetric

Harmless Imaging Before and After 3 months

2. Your Spine and Posture Exam (+)

  • We will evaluate your spine in detail and your body’s overall posture to assess your scoliosis and the impact it has on your health, (+) we may also assess your brain-body connection (+) your blood chemistry related to bone health, puberty and menopause.
  • Through the use of advanced imaging and expert clinical exams of posture (+) movement, a long term solution is provided for each patient individually.

 

3. Your Treatment (+) as Part of Your Daily Life

  • You’ll enjoy the freedom of participating in life fully. Treatment is achieved during everyday daily activities so they don’t have to spend 90 minutes three times a week at the doctors office, (+) we provide education and training in exercise (+) Athletic activity.

NEWS_2009-09-01_15-1

 

4. Your Ongoing Care (+)

  • Your Follow up care is typically scheduled once every three months. Ongoing patient care includes exercise training (+) follow up imaging (+) continued monitoring of your blood chemistry, (+) adjustments to your custom made orthotics and braces (spine and shoe).

 

Schroth Method Stretch Photo

Scoliosis Is Not All The Same

  • Scoliosis Treatment for Juvenile Scoliosis– Due to the typically long duration of treatment, our doctors may recommend a Flexible “Day Brace” worn full time (20hours per day), which allows for improved quality of life. In the event the curvature worsens, our doctors may recommend a combination therapy which includes a rigid night time scoliosis brace as well.
  • Scoliosis Treatment for Adolescent (Pre-pubertal) Scoliosis– 20 hours of Spinecor brace wearing per day. In juveniles or Adolescents who are approaching their major growth spurt our doctors may recommend a combination therapy of a Rigid night brace (+)  postural therapy (+) the Schroth Method for Scoliosis.
  • Scoliosis Treatment for Adult Scoliosis 4-12 hour of Spinecor brace wearing per day. When pain is a significant issue, our doctors may recommend an adult scoliosis brace (custom fitted tension orthosis) as the primary form of treatment. When pain and posture are stable, a combination therapy may also be recommended.

 

Find Out If Our Scoliosis Treatment Is Right For You

Click on the button below to schedule a Complimentary Scoliosis Phone Consult with one of our doctors to find out if our treatments are right for your scoliosis.

Click Here to Schedule Your FREE Scoliosis Phone Consult

Bookmark and Share

Scoliosis in Media

Scoliosis Treatment
Doctor's Humanitarian Mission