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What is the minimum age that bow legs (genu varum) can be surgically corrected? i'm a 17-year-old male and would like to have it done as soon as i can

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Surgery: At 17 you have just about finished your growth and can have surgery without any difficulty.

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