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The SRS 54th Annual Meeting, held from September 18-21 in Montréal, Canada, features lectures, presentations, and research from Columbia Orthopedics faculty and residents.
Michael Vitale, MD, published a book on spine surgery safety for spine surgeons and other healthcare professionals titled “Safety in Spine Surgery: Transforming Patient Care and Optimizing Outcomes.”
Noa Hankin had two surgeries 12 years apart to fix her scoliosis. The condition didn't stop her from criscrossing Europe this spring.
Grateful patient of Dr. Michael Vitale and Dr. Richard Anderson puts on local cabaret performance to raise money for pediatric scoliosis research.
- April 27, 2019
A group of national experts, led by Drs. Benjamin Roye and Michael Vitale, met at SOSORT 2019 to establish best practice guidelines for non-operative care of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
- July 26, 2018
Dr. Ronald Lehman quoted in the U.S. News and World Report article titled “Which Doctor Can Help Me With Back Pain?”
- July 16, 2018
Dr. Lawrence Lenke and team won the Thomas Whitecloud Award at IMAST for their paper "The Relative Curve Correction is More Important than UIV Selection for Shoulder Balance in Lenke Type 1 and 2 AIS"
- February 13, 2018
Dr. Michael Vitale, Dr. Benjamin Roye, and Hiroko Matsumoto were published in Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics for their research.
- February 13, 2018
The Spine Team established best practice guidelines using the consensus of 16-fellowship-trained spine surgeons to avert wrong-level spinal deformity surgery.
- November 1, 2016
Dr. Michael Vitale, Chief of Pediatric Spine and Scoliosis Surgery at Columbia Orthopedics, discusses the importance of advances in low-dose x-ray for pediatric spine patients
Source:IEEE SpectrumFebruary 8, 2016
Columbia’s School of Engineering, in partnership with experts from the Division of Pediatric Orthopedics at Columbia Orthopedics are developing new, dynamic braces for children with scoliosis.