• Resource Guide for Scoliosis

    RESOURCES

    Address:6300 N. River RoadRosemont, IL 60018-4262

    Phone:1-847-823-7186

    Internet Address: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/

    Description of services provided:This site has a number of fact sheets about orthopedic conditions and treatments. Many educational materials, ranging from abstracts to full text journal articles, are available. You can get information on meetings, conferences, and research initiatives. You can go online here to find an orthopedic surgeon near you.

    RESOURCES

    Address:1 AMS CircleBethesda, MD 20892-3675

    Phone:1-301-495-4484

    Internet Address: http://www.niams.nih.gov

    Description of services provided:This website offers detailed information about scoliosis, as well as information about a variety of arthritis and rheumatic diseases and skin and muscle disorders. Also included are news releases, recent research findings, information on research initiatives, and studies that are accepting patients.

    RESOURCES

    Address:555 E. Wells St., Suite 1100Milwaukee, WI 53202-3823

    Phone:1-414-289-9107

    Internet Address: http://www.srs.org

    Description of services provided:This site contains educational material with excellent graphics, pictures, and x-ray examples to explain how scoliosis affects the spine. Information on research on scoliosis, newsletters, conference information, and a search engine to locate an orthopedic surgeon in your community are available here.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: Brian Randall
    • Review Date: 09/2012
    • Update Date: 00/91/2012

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