When there is reduced blood flow to the bones in the joints, it causes osteonecrosis. When a person has this condition, their bones start to break down.

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Adolescent and Young Adult Hip Program

Tufts Children's Hospital’s Adolescent and Young Adult Hip Program is located in Boston, MA. Learn more about our specialists and hip preservation techniques.
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Stuart V. Braun, MD

Stuart V. Braun, MD

Accepting New Patients

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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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