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The following links are in English

  • Helping People Make Informed Decisions About Spine and Scoliosis Surgery
    A thorough explanation of the surgical and non-surgical treatment of back pain, neck pain, scoliosis, kyphosis, and spondylolisthesis. This site includes a 2nd opinion process.

  • Scoliosis in Children: A Complex Disorder
    Scoliosis is a medical term taken from a Greek word meaning curvature. This disease often develops during childhood causing the spine to curve laterally (to the side) to the left or right.

  • Your Orthopaedic Connection: Scoliosis in Children
    Many schools regularly conduct scoliosis screenings of students. These screenings usually occur during the middle school years. If your child receives a referral for scoliosis to a doctor based on the results of a school screening, here are some facts you should know.

  • iScoliosis.com
    iScoliosis, offers information on aspects of the condition, diary of a scoliosis patient, treatment options, and resources where help can be found.

  • National Scoliosis Foundation
    The National Scoliosis Foundation (NSF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated since 1976 to helping children, parents, adults and health care providers with the complexities of scoliosis and related spinal disorders.

  • Scoliosis Association
    Scoliosis Association (UK) is an independent organisation and its aims are simple: to put people with scoliosis in touch with each other

  • Scoliosis Association, Inc.
    The Scoliosis Association, Inc. is a non-profit, volunteer non-medical organization. Since 1974, we have been helping those with scoliosis by providing information and having support groups and information lines.

  • Scoliosis Support
    This site is aimed at persons, their friends or families diagnosed with Scoliosis.

  • What is Scoliosis?
    Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine which may have its onset in infancy but is most frequently seen in adolescence.


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