Children's Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center

US News - Stanford Children's HealthThe Children’s Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center at Stanford Children’s Health provides consultation and state-of-the-art treatment for children with orthopedic and musculoskeletal conditions. We treat everything from scoliosis, clubfoot, sports injuries and hip disorders to mending broken arms with brightly colored casts signed by best friends.

We have some of the best pediatric orthopedic services in the nation with seven locations throughout the Bay Area to help make it easier for you to access our Stanford Medicine physicians and specialists. Our interdisciplinary team includes orthopedic surgeons, nurses, physician assistants, oncologists, rehabilitation experts, physical therapists, and athletic trainers—a team that comes together to provide extraordinary care.

Specialty programs

Whether your child's situation is routine or complicated, our team will provide the highest level of care in a family-centered environment. Our specialty programs offer comprehensive support with dedicated teams that excel in a variety of areas.

Call (844) 41-ORTHO (67846) for appointments and more information about services provided through the Children's Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center.


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