Bertie Elliott

Emma’s son Bertie was born with a 34 degree curve, considered severe in someone so young, and had progressed to 55 degrees before casting was advised. After 22 months in a cast his curve has reduced to 30 degrees. Emma shares her advice for taking care of a child in a cast. Introduction When Bertie […]

Charlie Ferris

Donna and Jody’s baby, Charlie, was just 3 ½ months old when he was diagnosed with infantile scoliosis. They waited anxiously for another 3 months to see if his scoliosis would self-resolve, but unfortunately it was progressive. They have shared their insight into the casting process and treatment with us. Finding out that our tiny […]

Leah Unwin

My name is Leah and I have infantile thoracic scoliosis. I was diagnosed at 10 months old, I had a plaster cast brace and neck support, however, my curve was progressing too quickly and so I two spinal surgeries at age 5. During the surgery, bone was placed between the vertebrae of my spine to […]

Naomi Mutale

Naomi was diagnosed when she was 3 years old. Her mum noticed a rib hump when she was giving her a bath, when it didn’t go away, they took her to the hospital and Naomi was diagnosed with scoliosis. Naomi was braced initially from the age of 4 to 9. At that point, the specialists […]