Congenital Skeletal Deformities

Congenital skeletal deformities are problems with the structure of a child's legs or arms. They happen before birth and can impact part of a limb or the whole limb.

Programs + Services


Neuromuscular Disorders Program

Our Pediatric Neuromuscular Disorders Program specializes in treatments for newborns through young adults, managing a variety of common to complex neuromuscular diseases.
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Muscular Dystrophy Association Program

The Muscular Dystrophy Association Program at Tufts Children's Hospital in Boston offers personalized care and ongoing management of muscular dystrophy.
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Doctors + Care Team

Harry C. Webster, MD, MPH, FAAP

Harry C. Webster, MD, MPH, FAAP

Title(s): Physiatrist, Pediatric Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Clinical Associate Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5626
Fax #: 617-636-5056

Pediatric rehabilitation, spasticity/tone evaluation and treatment, long-term care of chronically impaired children, transition of disabled children to adult services, muscular dystrophy, cerebral palsy, orthotics for gait disorders, pediatric orthotics

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Stuart V. Braun, MD

Stuart V. Braun, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Chief, Pediatric Orthopaedics; Director, Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Program; Associate Residency Director; Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Orthopedics, Pediatric Orthopedics
Appt. Phone: 617-636-7920
Fax #: 617-636-9107

Scoliosis and spinal deformities, pediatric hip disease, trauma and adolescent sports injuries

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