Pediatric Trauma Doctor in Austin TX
Pediatric trauma is a subset of orthopedic trauma dealing with the unique problems seen in the bones, joints, and soft tissues (muscles, tendons, ligaments) in the growing body following trauma or injury. The main goal of this specialized area in orthopedics is the treatment of the fractured bones and restoring the anatomic alignment of the joint surfaces with special attention to the growth areas of the bone. Our highly trained pediatric trauma specialists are dedicated to provide you with the highest quality of care through both surgical and nonsurgical means.
Common pediatric trauma injuries and disorders are:
- Growth Plate Fractures
- Greenstick Fractures
- Torus Fracture ("Buckle Fracture")
- Supracondylar Humerus Fracture
- Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
- Osgood Schlatter Disease
- Calcaneal Apophysitis
If your child has experienced pediatric trauma, don't wait, give us a call today at (512) 326-2800 to schedule an appointment with one of our pediatric trauma specialists or request an appointment online.