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Old 24-08-2018, 10:14 AM
Dingo Dingo is offline
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Default Scott's Vertebral Body Tethering Thread (Fusion Alternative)

Because of the length of this post I'm going to have to split it into multiple posts to make it work correctly.

I'm not sure if this is available yet in Australia & New Zealand but hopefully soon if it's not.

Scott’s History
2007 - Age 4 - Rib hump noticed but scoliosis not measured
2008 - Age 5 - 11 degrees
2009 - Age 6 - 14 degrees
2010 - Age 7 - 19 degrees (Torso rotation exercises began just before 7th birthday)
2011 - Age 8 - 20 degrees
2012 - Age 9 - 20 degrees
2013 - Age 10 - 19 degrees
2014 - Age 11 - 21 degrees
2015 - Age 12 - 24 degrees
2016 - Age 13 - 24 degrees
2017 - Age 14 - 28 degrees
2018 - Age 14 & 5 months - 35 degrees - Flew to San Diego the following week and X-Rayed/remeasured by Dr. Newton at 45 degrees
2018 - Age 14 & 10 months - 55 degrees, surgery scheduled
2018 - 4 weeks later, the day before surgery - 63 degrees
Two weeks after surgery - 28 degrees

Last edited by Dingo; 24-08-2018 at 10:59 AM. Reason: Removed Dr. name
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