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     Why Choose the National Scoliosis Center?

    • The only center in North America providing the full continuum of non-operative care for spine conditions including scoliosis, kyphosis and spondylitis
    • Dedicated to our scoliosis patients–this includes TLSO custom bracing, Schroth physical therapy, advancing technologies, and advocating for more research
    • Over 25 years of bracing experience from world-renowned Orthotist Luke Stikeleather, CO
    • Proven results at both stabilizing curves and, especially with our younger patients, reducing curves
    • Commitment to provide a lifetime continuum of care including early detection, diagnosis, correction and aftercare to include post-surgical care, if necessary
    • First EOS Imaging System in the greater Washington D.C. – Baltimore region
    • The latest in digital measurements using Formetrics Technology and CAD-CAM digital design personalized to provide maximum possible correction of the patient’s individual curve
    • Ongoing participation, collaboration and leadership positions in global research societies and clinical research studies including the BrAIST seminal scoliosis brace study conducted at Iowa University confirming the efficacy of brace wear in spinal correction
    • Collaborative clinical research partnership with the National Scoliosis Foundation (scoliosis.org) and George Mason University Bioengineering Department
    • Active fostering of peer support, engagement and interaction (curvygirlsscoliosis.com)