Tag Archives: Treatments

ApiFix: New, Less Invasive, Surgical Treatment for AIS

I found this story about ApiFix on Business Wire, here.  Its a new type of surgical treatment for scoliosis where a ratchet device is inserted. Though we’re not at a point of considering surgery for our girls, I try to … Continue reading

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The Great Scoliosis Conundrum

One of the most frustrating things about scoliosis is the uncertainty.  As a parent of children with scoliosis, it can be maddening.  The root of the problem is that there is no way of knowing if a curve will progress … Continue reading

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