Physeal Injuries

The physes or growth plates are areas of bone growth seen at the ends of long bones in growing children. Physeal injuries such as forearm fractures near the wrist require immediate attention as they can affect growth of the bones leading to deformity.Read More

  • The American Board of  Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Allegheny General Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh  Medical Center
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery: AAHS
  • Alpha Omega Alpha