Scoliosis Related News

[Blog] – The principle of “Watch and Wait”

by Dr Juan Du Plessis – Chiropractor, ScoliCare Scoliosis Bracing & Rehabilitation Clinician Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis is a disruption of the normal growth of a vertebra in the spine. This vertebra slowly changes shape over time which creates a wedge-shaped...

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[Blog] – Who should I see first about my Scoliosis?

A common question that patients often ask when they find out that they have a scoliosis is “who should I see first about my scoliosis?”. There are lots of health professionals that offer advice about scoliosis. Some have general training that touches on scoliosis,...

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[Blog] – Is Scoliosis a cause of Pain?

It might seem obvious that a bent or twisted spine would be painful, right! However, doctors and other health professionals are taught that scoliosis (a spine that is twisted) is usually not painful. Until recently there has not been much research into the link...

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[News] – Scoliosis Awareness Month

International Scoliosis Awareness Month takes place yearly with the goal of highlighting the growing need for education, early detection and awareness to the public about scoliosis and its prevalence within the community. A key focus of Awareness Month is early...

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