Orthopedic Doctors Helping Children in Denver

Whether your child has fallen on the soccer field, gotten hurt on the playground or has a complex spine condition, an orthopedic diagnosis can bring fear and worry to a parent’s heart. Our goal at Rocky Mountain Pediatric OrthoONE is to make that fear go away. Our board-certified orthopedic pediatric surgeons and physicians assistants have extensive training in the structure and function of your child’s musculoskeletal system. We work closely with you and your child, as well as your primary care physician, to discuss treatment options for your child.

Recognized as regional experts in the management of pediatric orthopedics and sports medicine, the specialists with the orthopedic program are fellowship trained and have completed extra training in their clinical interest of orthopedics.

We also provide extensive parent and child education in an environment where kids can feel safe and cared for and even have a little fun. With kind hearts, experience and knowledge, we will care for your child and travel the road to recovery with your family.

Recognized as regional experts in the management of pediatric orthopedics and sports medicine, the specialists with the orthopedic program are fellowship trained and have completed extra training in their clinical interest of orthopedics. Through their association with Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, the pediatric orthopedic specialists have access to other pediatric experts practicing in a state-of-the-art pediatric hospital.

Services Provided On-Site

Our comprehensive program offers many services on-site, including:

  • Low-dose radiology exams (x-rays)
  • 24-hour on–call coverage
  • Newborn hip screening, including onsite ultrasound
  • Second opinions

Pediatric Orthopedic Conditions We Treat

Our specialists treat a wide range of orthopedic and sports-related injuries in children and teens, including those affecting the:

Head & Spine/Neck

Shoulders

  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Biceps Tendon Rupture
  • Burners and Stingers
  • Fracture of the Collarbone (Clavicle)
  • Fracture of the Shoulder Socket (Glenoid)
  • Fractures of the Greater Tuberosity
  • Fractures of the Shoulder Blade (Scapula)
  • Glenoid Labrum Tears
  • Hill-Sachs Lesion
  • Loose Shoulder (Multidirectional Instability)
  • Muscle Imbalance in the Shoulder
  • Proximal Humerus Fracture (Broken Shoulder)
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tears
  • SLAP Tear (Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior Tear)
  • Shoulder Dislocations
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Separation
  • Snapping Scapula Syndrome
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Winged Scapula

Elbow

  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Hyperextension Injury of the Elbow
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Medial Apophysitis
  • Medial Epicondylitis (Golf Elbow)
  • Medial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury

Hand/Wrist

Dr. Laurel Benson on Congenital Hand Deformities

Hip

Knee

Shin/Leg

  • Knocked Knees
  • Tibia/Fibula Fractures
  • Toddler’s Fracture

Foot/Ankle

  • Accessory Navicular
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Ankle Sprains - Chronic
  • Brachydactyly
  • Club Foot
  • Lateral Ankle Pain Fracture of the Heel Bone (Calcaneus)
  • Fracture of the Talus
  • Haglund's Deformity (Retrocalcaneal Bursitis)
  • Hallux Rigidus (Stiff Big Toe)
  • High Ankle Sprain (Syndesmosis Ligament Injury)
  • Jones Fractures
  • LisFranc (Midfoot) Fracture-Dislocation
  • Morton's Neuromas
  • Osteochondral Injuries of the Talus
  • Peroneal Tendon Tears
  • Peroneal Tendonitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polydactyly
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD)
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Stress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle
  • Syndactyly

Other Conditions