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Growing Pains and Growth Plate Disorders

Growing Pains and Growth Plate Disorders

Children are different from adults in many ways. The most readily apparent way in which they are different is that they really grow! Their bone structure is quite different with the presence of growth plates at the ends of many bones. These lend themselves to a variety of different problems that may occur. The primary concern we seeĀ  in the growing child is a group of conditions called...

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Hip pain

Hip pain

The human hip joint's primary function is to support the weight of the body in both static and dynamic postures and so are most important in maintaining balance.

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