How to Prepare your Child for Spinal Surgery

If your physician has recommended surgery for your child’s scoliosis, there is a lot of information to consider and digest. The good news is that Scoliosis surgery is that it’s an elective procedure and you have time to prepare yourself and prepare your child for what to expect. This can help your child feel less anxious and get through the recovery period faster.

How to Prepare Your Child for Scoliosis Surgery

No matter their age, kids that have an idea of what’s going to happen and why, have a much easier time coping. The key is to give information at your child’s level of understanding.

Below are a few tips that we would recommend when you’re preparing for Scoliosis surgery.

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If you are a parent who has had Scoliosis surgery recommended for your child, contact Children’s Ortho today! We are here to walk you through each step of the process and make sure your child has the best treatment possible.