Scoliosis - Kyphosis

Surgical Considerations:


    The goal of both scoliosis and kyphosis surgery is to attain the maximum correction that can be done safely, and fuse the spine in this position. Every surgery carries risks. These must be discussed with your orthopedic surgeon. Some topics to consider when you plan surgery are:

    • A comprehensive interview prior to surgery
    • A good diet before and after surgery
    • An exercise program before and after surgery
    • Positive attitude