Scoliosis | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • How severe is the curve in my child’s spine?
  • Will he/she need to wear a brace?
  • Will he/she need surgery?
  • Is it safe for my child to participate in sports or other school activities?
  • Are there any exercises that may help straighten my child’s spine?
  • Will scoliosis cause any long-term problems for my child?

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 05/96