Scoliosis Research Society (SRS)
Scoliosis Research Society (SRS)
An International Organization Dedicated to the Education, Research and Treatment of Spinal Deformity
Our Mission is to Foster Optimal Care for All Patients with Spinal Deformities

Juvenile Scoliosis


Serial casting can be used to delay the need for bracing by correcting the deformity sufficiently to allow bracing to then be re-instituted. Since a cast can be considered a full-time brace which cannot be removed, many parents find it preferable to braces, eliminating the problems of compliance and the difficulties of donning braces in uncooperative young children.