dr. Gary Nattrass

Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon

Paediatric Spine Problems

Paediatric spinal conditions that affect newborns, infants, babies, children and adolescents.

Dr Gary Nattrass Kid's Orthopaedic Surgeon Melbourne

Spine Conditions

Paediatric spine deformities refer to any curvature or alignment abnormalities that affect the spine in children and adolescents. These back problems (including scoliosis), can be present at birth or may not occur until childhood or adolescence.

Gary offers the specialised care and the treatment necessary to achieve the best possible outcome for your child. During your one-on-one consultation, Gary will evaluate the spine of your child and develop a treatment plan that may include physiotherapy and strengthening, a brace or surgery. 

Alignment issues

Common Types of Spinal Surgery

Gary has a wealth of experience and a strong background in treating spine issues providing you with confidence in the care that your child will receive. His expertise in paediatric spinal conditions will ensure that your child undergoes the appropriate treatment to help alleviate their symptoms, improving their quality of life.

Gary performs a range of spinal surgery procedures to address various conditions affecting the spine of adolescents and young adults, including

Learn more about scoliosis treatment

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Speak to our friendly team

Not all conditions and symptoms are alike. If you have a concern about your child’s wellbeing or would like to direct questions to Gary Nattrass you may contact our friendly team on 03 9322 3360.

We will gladly take your call and assist you with your enquiry.