At Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital we offer comprehensive orthopedic care delivered with sensitivity to meet the social, emotional and developmental needs of every patient.


Among the top hospitals in the country for pediatric orthopedics

U.S. News Best Children's Hospitals Diabetes symbolYale-New Haven Children's Hospital has been ranked among the best in the nation in seven pediatric subspecialties, including orthopedics (#48). The results appeared in the 2014-15 edition of "Best Children's Hospitals," published online by U.S.News & World Report.  

Our multidisciplinary team focuses on the unique musculoskeletal requirements of growing children and adolescents. Among the special services offered are treatments for:

  • Brachial plexus birth palsy
  • Cerebral palsy and other neuromuscular conditions
  • Congenital hand and arm disorders
  • Disorders of the hip, including hip dysplasia
  • Foot and ankle disorders, including clubfoot
  • Fractures, dislocations and other musculoskeletal injuries
  • Leg length discrepancy
  • Overuse and traumatic injuries in the growing athlete
  • Scoliosis and spinal deformities
  • Skeletal dysplasia/bone deformity
  • Sports injuries in children and adolescents

We provide pediatric orthopedic services at the Pediatric Specialty Center at One Long Wharf, the Pediatric Specialty Center at Norwalk, and the Pediatric Specialty Center at Greenwich Hospital

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The Pediatric Muscular Dystrophy Program at Yale-New Haven cares for numerous neuromuscular diagnoses and is one of only five pediatric MDA clinics in New England. Find out more »