When a child is newly diagnosed with AIS, it’s only natural for parents to wonder about the long-term effects of scoliosis. In this blog, we’ll summarize what the research shows and what we’ve seen in our practice.
Scoliosis bracing can present parents and patients with a few challenges. One of those is finding the the best shirt to wear under a scoliosis brace. This post will offer a few options to get you started.
The Physiologic brace® is a sagittal re-alignment brace for thoracolumbar kyphosis and lumbar kyphosis. It addresses back pain and spinal instability and is only available at Scoliosis 3DC in the US.
Dr. Marc just concluded a trip related to scoliosis bracing to California and Hawaii. While in LA, he saw patients from as far as Colorado, Utah, San Francisco, Orange County and San Diego. In Hawaii, he visited Shiners Hospital and met with orthotist, Ken Mandler, a Chêneau-Gensingen Brace® provider.
The next Cheneau bracing course opportunity will be from February 7 – 10, 2018. Marc Moramarco, DC and Amy Heller, OTR/L of Scoliosis 3DC will offer intensive training sessions alongside Maksym Borysov, CO, PT. This bracing course will include hands-on fittings for orthotists and other qualified medical professionals.
The Gensingen Brace is a 3D scoliosis brace offering compliant patients with AIS the potential for spinal improvement. Each brace is Schroth method compatible and is available in the US & Canada for full-time or nighttime wear.