Did you know that scoliosis is the most common deformity of the spine affecting children and adults? Don’t be alarmed! A scoliosis diagnosis doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll have to get back surgery; doctors can offer you a wide range of treatment options to help you manage your scoliosis symptoms without surgery. However, you should consider seeing a back specialist for advice on how to treat your spinal condition.
To help you understand the condition better, Dr. Hepler, a spine surgeon in Palm Beach County, presents 10 things you may not know about scoliosis: