Medical Condition

  • Hip Dysplasia [Presentation]

    Hip dysplasia describes a condition where the hip’s ball (femoral head) and socket (acetabulum) are misaligned. The condition primarily affects children but is also commonly diagnosed in adulthood. Treatment options range from simple bracing to extensive surgery and should be determined based on the patient’s age and the severity of their condition.

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  • Scoliosis [Presentation]

    Idiopathic scoliosis is a condition that causes the spine to curve to the side. While the cause of scoliosis is unknown, it usually runs in families and typically affects girls and young women more often and severely than boys and young men. Mild cases that do not cause pain or discomfort require no treatment. However, cases that are moderate to severe and with or without pain or discomfort require treatment which is determined on a case by case basis.

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  • Stephanie’s Story

    Hi, my name is Stephanie and at a very young age I was diagnosed with scoliosis. My scoliosis progressively got worst the more I was growing. My parents took me to see Dr. Feldman when I was twelve years old …

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  • Grace’s Story

    My daughter Grace’s injury occurred in November 2010. At that time, she was a Level 6 competitive gymnast and literally flew off the top bar while attempting something called a giant. The doctor at our local Long Island hospital told …

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  • Avascular Necrosis of the Hip [Presentation]

    Avascular necrosis (AVN) or Aseptic Necrosis of the hip is caused by a disruption to the hip’s blood supply which results in the deterioration and often collapse of the ball of the thigh bone (femoral head). Early identification and treatment …

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