During your child's routine well visit with his or her doctor, the doctor might notice some curvature in the child's back. If this happens, the doctor may suspect scoliosis and may send you and your child to see an orthopedic doctor. Here are three things you should understand about scoliosis and orthopedics.
How Is It Diagnosed?
Doctors often check children for scoliosis by looking at the way they stand and bend over from the back side.