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National Scoliosis Foundation

Scoliosis Research Society

Scoliosis Specialists U.S. Scoliosis Specialists on the Internet

Take the "Is Scoliosis Surgery Right for You?" quiz

http://www.spinekids.com An online community dedicated to children and parents dealing with scoliosis.

http://www.patienttravel.org This nonprofit organization helps arrange and subsidize travel to medical facilities for treatment; it may be useful for the scoliosis patient who needs to travel long distances, particularly by air, to a specialized doctor for treatment.

Why Do I Have to Wear a Brace? Learn about getting a brace made, what it feels like at first, gym class, and skin problems that can happen.

Scoliosis Provides information on the causes and the different treatments available.

Scoliosis Can Be Treated Find out more about this disorder, how to detect it, and what corrective surgery is like.

Scoliosis SOS Clinic Explores treatment options, and identifies potential problems with both bracing and operation treatments.

What Is Scoliosis? Fast Facts: An Easy-to-Read Series of Publications for the Public.

Spinal Fusion  American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Treating Scoliosis  Nemours Foundation

Spinal Fusion Surgery for Scoliosis: Planning Checklist Muscular Dystrophy Association

Definition of Scoliosis Terms Scoliosis Research Society

 

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