Scoliosis is an abnormal curving of the spine. People with scoliosis have a spine that curves too much. The spine might look like the letter “C” or “S.” Scoliosis is a common health condition in older children and teens. 

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Find the care you need from top Orthopedic specialists at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, with advanced procedures for joint, bone and muscle injuries.
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Spine Center

The professionals from the Spine Center at Tufts Medical Center evaluate, diagnose, and treat various neck, back, and spine conditions. Our goal is to minimize pain and restore your quality of life.
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Pain Management Center

The Tufts MC Pain Management Center in downtown Boston specializes in eliminating or reducing chronic pain (particularly in the back and neck) and cancer pain.
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Wilfred L. Hynes, MD

Wilfred L. Hynes, MD

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Title(s): Director, Pain Clinic; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6208
Fax #: 617-636-9993

Anesthesiology, pain management

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