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Orthopaedics

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Description of Services:


Driscoll Orthopaedic Services focus on providing high quality orthopaedic expertise in the evaluation and treatment of acquired, congenital and developmental abnormalities of the muscoskeletal system. Both pediatric orthopaedic surgeons have extensive training and experience in using the most advanced types of surgical instrumentation and techniques to correct scoliosis, spinal deformities and many other orthopaedic conditions. Our staff provides assistance in major and minor fracture and trauma care.

Full range of diagnostic evaluation and treatment of:

  • Musculoskeletal conditions
  • Scoliosis
  • Leg Length discrepancies
  • Adolescent treatment categories
  • Trauma
  • Congenital anomalies
  • Neuromuscular disease such as Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida and Muscular Dystrophy
  • Infectious Disease
  • Hand anomalies
  • Neoplastic conditions
  • Congenital deformities such as club foot
  • Congenital dislocation and disease of the hip
  • Sports related injury or conditions

Full range of surgical services, including:

  • Fracture fixation
  • Spine fusion and scoliosis correction
  • Arthroscopy
  • Pelvic and hip osteotomies
  • Clubfoot corrections
  • Hand surgery
  • Limb lengthening
  • Bone and joint reconstruction
  • Tumor surgery
  • Neuromuscular corrective & procedures
  • Sports medicine surgery

Contact Information


Driscoll Children's Hospital
Orthopaedic Services

3533 S. Alameda Street (Rehab Entrance)
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

PCP Referrals: (361) 694-5057
Toll Free: (800) 324-5683 ext. 5057
Referral Fax: (361) 808-2067


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(800) 735-2989

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CORPUS CHRISTI - On Friday, March 7, K-99 (KRYS 99.1 FM) will team up with Driscoll Children's Hospital for the 12th annual Radiothon. The one-day event will be broadcasted live from the main lobby at Driscoll Children's Hospital beginning at 6 a.m. Listeners can tune in to hear patients, parents, physicians and staff share inspirational...
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CORPUS CHRISTI - Marcos Valdez, MD, has joined Children's Physician Services of South Texas at Driscoll Children's Hospital as a pediatric neurologist. Dr. Valdez was previously in private practice in McAllen, Texas for 10 years. He completed his residency in pediatrics at Scott & White Memorial Hospital - Texas A&M College...
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Páez receives certification in pediatric endocrinology

February 17, 2014
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CORPUS CHRISTI - Ana Maria Páez, MD, pediatric endocrinologist at Driscoll Children's Hospital, recently passed an exam administered by the American Board of Pediatrics and is certified in pediatric endocrinology. Dr. Páez completed a pediatric endocrinology fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center...
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Booth receives certification in child abuse pediatrics

February 17, 2014
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CORPUS CHRISTI - Ada Booth, MD, child abuse pediatrician with Driscoll Children's Hospital's Child Abuse Resource Evaluation (CARE) Team, recently passed an exam administered by the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) and is certified in child abuse pediatrics. Dr. Booth graduated from a child abuse pediatrics fellowship at Nationwide...
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Driscoll pediatric cardiologist recognized as distinguished alumnus at Louisiana Tech University

February 17, 2014
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CORPUS CHRISTI - Driscoll pediatric cardiologist Brandon Lane Phillips, MD, FAAP, FACC, was recently recognized by The College of Engineering and Science at Louisiana Tech University as one of 14 of their 2014 Distinguished Alumni. Chosen alumni have distinguished themselves during their careers and in service...
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