Scoliosis Brace Competence Center

More Information About Scoliosis Braces

Prof. Dr. Hürriyet Yılmaz

Healthy and Normal Spine
Healthy Spine

Made up of bones named vertebrae and surrounding muscle, ligament and nerve formations in the neck, back, lower back and sacrum; the human spinal column is a perfect structure that has balance and movement capabilities...

What is scoliosis?
What is scoliosis ?

A curvature beyond a 10 degree angle in the spine, to the left or right, is diagnosed as scoliosis. However, scoliosis is not only a uni-dimensional angular deformation: it is a three dimensional, osseous and structural deformation that affects the body frontally and laterally.

What Are the Symptoms of Scoliosis?
What Are the Symptoms of Scoliosis?

The typical signs of scoliosis include visual features such as one shoulder being higher than the other, the hip being slanted to a side or higher on one side, or an unlevel scapula.

How to treat scoliosis?
How to treat scoliosis?

Scoliosis treatment can be categorized under four headings: observation, bracing, physiotherapy and rehabilitation applications and surgery.

Brace Treatment in Neurological Scoliosis

The scoliosis mentioned at the beginning of the section is generally idiopathic, i.e. not related to a particular reason. Read More...

Appropriate Scoliosis Brace Leads to Excellent Results

The success of a scoliosis brace is based on choosing the right brace, planning specially for each curve, wearing the brace for the appropriate length of time, and regular monitoring. Read More...

Formed Scoliosis Braces and Brace Treatment

Brace applications, together with exercises, are recommended in cases where the scoliosis angle is higher than 20 degrees and the child's growth continues. Read More...

Monitoring is Important in Scoliosis Brace Treatment

The brace should be worn for up to 23 hours a day by children in their growth period. As the risk of the scoliotic curve's advancement decreases, the physician can reduce this daily period to 16 and 12 hours. Read More...

Scientific Studies About Brace Treatment

In this section you can find the scientific researches and results in the medical literature on brace treatment. Read More...

Specialized in Scoliosis

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