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What are treatment options for scoliosis and when does it need to be treated?

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Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Surgery

Surgery may be indicated.
You will need to get appropriate x-rays and be evaluated by a spine specialist.

In brief: Surgery

Surgery may be indicated.
You will need to get appropriate x-rays and be evaluated by a spine specialist.
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: See below

The only reasons to operate on scoliosis are to correct and hold or prevent progressive deformity curves over 45 degrees tend to progress slowly or a brace for curves over 20 degrees in growing adolescents scoliosis the goal is a balanced spine that will stay that way.

In brief: See below

The only reasons to operate on scoliosis are to correct and hold or prevent progressive deformity curves over 45 degrees tend to progress slowly or a brace for curves over 20 degrees in growing adolescents scoliosis the goal is a balanced spine that will stay that way.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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