At OrthoNorCal Orthopedic Specialists, we understand how important it is for children to receive the highest level of care and compassion, with the utmost concern. Dr. Jeffrey Kanel, our gentle and caring pediatric orthopedic doctor, is highly skilled and experienced in the treatment of complex pediatric injuries and conditions. He always strives to approach treatment through conservative methods. However, if surgery is necessary for your child to recover with the best results, please be assured that our pediatric specialist uses the safest and latest surgical methods, proven to restore function and mobility.
OrthoNorCal’s Dr. Jeffrey S. Kanel specializes in the following pediatric orthopedic treatments
Pediatric & Adolescent Orthopedics
We treat all problems in infants, children and adolescents. This includes congenital and developmental problems and deformities, hip and foot problems and problems with the spine and hand.
We treat complex fractures and injuries in children and adolescents. Injuries in children and growing teens can be quite different than in adults, with different treatment. Our physicians have special training in treating these specific types of injuries.
Adolescent Sports Medicine
Our physicians have extensive experience treating injuries and problems related to many different sports, addressing the special needs of the preteen and teenage athlete, including those with abilities to play sports in college and beyond.
Our physicians have extensive training in treating the unique spinal problems that begin in childhood and adolescence, which can contribute into adulthood. This includes scoliosis, kyphosis, spina bifida and spondylolisthesis in children and adults, and treating spinal fractures in children and adults.