Orthopedics on the Leading Edge - Pediatric Orthopedics

Pediatric Orthopedics
Wednesday, October 13

Little League play with Big League pressure

Joe Guettler, M.D.

Join Joe Guettler, M.D., orthopedic surgeon and father of four, as he talks about the pressure on children to overtrain and specialize at an early age. He’ll talk about common sports injury in young athletes, including ACL tears, throwing injuries and knee potholes.

Choosing a children’s hospital could be the most important decision you’ll ever make

Jeff Settecerri, M.D.

Whether it’s scoliosis or a broken arm, it’s important to choose an orthopedic physician who specializes in caring for children. Join Jeff Settecerri, M.D., for a discussion of common orthopedic issues facing children, including scoliosis, waterproof casts and playground safety.

The bounceback kids: Pediatric Rehabilitation gets kids back on their feet

Holly Timmreck and Amy Vogel, Physical Therapists

When your child has an orthopedic injury, you’re focused on getting him or her back in action. Join physical therapists Holly Timmreck and Amy Vogel for a discussion of common injuries, and how the specially trained therapists at Beaumont’s Center for Children’s Rehabilitation design a treatment plan just for you.

When it’s more than a bump or a bruise

Thomas Ditkoff, M.D.

Join Thomas Ditkoff, M.D., as he talks about common issues parents have when considering orthopedic concerns their children might have. Whether it’s growth plate injuries, broken bones, limping kids or pigeon toed, learn what it means and when to get help.