Why YNHCH for Orthopedics

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

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

Pediatric Muscular Dystrophy Program

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 about Muscular Dystrophy