The word "orthopedic" actually is derived from the Greek words for "straighten the child."
Our youngest patients benefit greatly from our partnership with the world-class Mayo Clinic. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is the area's only facility to offer musculoskeletal care for infants, children and adolescents.
Families are able to see Mayo Clinic orthopedic surgeon William Shaughnessy, M.D., at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, bringing this specialized care close to home. Our young patients receive expertise in surgical and nonsurgical treatment for problems such as skeletal deformities, musculoskeletal diseases and traumatic injuries.
Call our Orthopedic Center at 715-838-6161 for information.