Pediatric Orthopaedics

Our pediatric orthopaedic doctor at Shady Grove Orthopaedics is a recognized leader in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric orthopaedic injuries and conditions. Our pediatric orthopaedic doctor specializes in providing the highest level of care and compassion to children experiencing orthopaedic injuries or conditions. Highly skilled and experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric orthopaedic injuries and conditions, our specialist considers surgical treatment options only after nonsurgical methods have proven to be unsuccessful.

As an expert in the care of scoliosis, our pediatric orthopaedic doctor provides nonsurgical treatment options, which include exercises, to treat children’s scoliosis symptoms. If surgery is necessary for your child to obtain the best results, our pediatric surgeon will use the safest and latest surgical methods, proven to restore function and mobility.

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Why Choose Shady Grove Orthopaedics for Pediatric Orthopaedic Care?

Our pediatric orthopaedic surgeon at Shady Grove Orthopaedics has completed additional training, specifically in pediatrics. With this advanced training, our pediatric orthopaedic surgeon, Steven L. Tuck, M.D., has the training, experience, and expertise to assess, diagnose, and treat your pediatric orthopaedic injury or condition individually to your child’s needs.

Steven L. Tuck, M.D., our pediatric specialist, has more than three decades of experience with adolescent scoliosis treatment. For adolescent, pediatric or idiopathic scoliosis our pediatric specialist, Steven L. Tuck, M.D., is an expert in the care of scoliosis. He provides nonsurgical treatment options which include exercises, bracing, and follow-up to treat scoliosis.

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Steven L. Tuck, M.D.

Steven L. Tuck, M.D., is an orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of