Research and Innovation

The Orthopedics team at Nationwide Children's is committed to identifying new approaches for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of childhood diseases and conditions. The following is some of the ground-breaking work and techniques our surgeons, clinicians and researchers are investigating.

Case Studies

Hip Dysplasia Case Study Figure 2

Hip Dysplasia Case Study

Read more about acute, unstable SCFE managed via a modified Dunn procedure.

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Case Study Figure 2

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Case Study

Read more about spinal muscular atrophy managed via a modified Luque Trolley technique.

Research Studies

Featured News and Articles


Fewer Surgeries for Scoliosis Patients

Learn more about a common surgical treatment for early-onset scoliosis is the implantation of growing rods or expandable titanium ribs.