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

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Among the top hospitals in the country for pediatric orthopedics

Yale New Haven Children's Hospital is ranked among the best in the nation in six pediatric subspecialties, including orthopedics (#48). The results appeared in the 2016-17 edition of "Best Children's Hospitals," published online by U.S. News & World Report.

Read the press release