DALLAS – Medical City Dallas has launched a Scoliosis & Advanced Spine Center dedicated to scoliosis deformities, complex spine surgeries and revision surgeries, along with Medical City Children’s Hospital Orthopedics & Spine, treating pediatric scoliosis and providing comprehensive pediatric orthopedic care.

The Medical City Scoliosis & Advanced Spine Center and Medical City Children’s Hospital Orthopedics & Spine are led by nationally-recognized spine surgeons Richard Hostin, MDShyam Kishan, MD and Ioannis Alexander Avramis, MD.

The program expansion incorporates industry-leading scoliosis research spearheaded by Ioannis Alexander Avarmis, MD. Research topics include studying graft material, investigating a MRSA vaccine, exploring ways to prevent post-surgical deformities and analysis of preoperative evaluations to predict good outcomes.

“The Medical City Scoliosis & Advanced Spine Center is committed to providing the most advanced technology and care for our patients throughout North Texas and the Southwest,” said Chris Mowan, CEO of Medical City Dallas. “Together, our board-certified, fellowship trained, spine surgeons bring more than 40 years of groundbreaking experience to the Medical City Scoliosis & Advanced Spine Center and Medical City Children’s Hospital Orthopedics & Spine.”

Committed to providing individualized, patient-centered quality care, The Medical City Scoliosis & Advanced Spine Center treats complex spine conditions including idiopathic scoliosis, cervical disc herniation, pediatric spinal deformities and revision spine surgery. Treatments include complex spine surgery, adult and pediatric scoliosis surgery, spinal decompression surgery, spinal fusion and spina bifida.

For more information about the Medical City Scoliosis & Advanced Spine Center, visit MedicalCityScoliosisandSpine.com, and to learn more about Medical City Children’s Hospital Orthopedics & Spine, visit MedicalCityChildrensScoliosis.com.