American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
This is the website of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. It contains materials about scoliosis. Click on Public Information and then choose scoliosis
from the list of selections.
North American Spine Society
Scoliosis Research Society
The Scoliosis Research Society is the preeminent society of scoliosis surgeons throughout the world. This is their web site.
This site presents a good discussion of scoliosis by orthopaedic surgeons
Check out the questions and
answers: they are good for someone preparing for surgery
This is the orthopaedic website of Johns Hopkins University. Click on scoliosis in the list of
The International Society for the study of the lumbar spine.
The Internal Spinal Injection Society. Look under
patient education. There is a good explanation of diagnostic and therapeutic spinal injections.
Cervical Spine Research Society.