Article by Dr. Misako McLeod
The foot and ankle is a complex anatomical and biomechanical structure, and even more complex in kids.
When children injury themselves, they should be evaluated by a specialist.
Children may suffer from fractures which may invade the growth plate and cause permanent damage and growth disturbances. Children’s fractures are evaluated and treated differently than adult fractures.
Dr. McLeod’s office is fully equipped with pediatric specialized equipment such as casts, boot, and crutches – and most importantly – candy, toys, and video games. Trust you child to an experienced foot and ankle specialist.