Pediatric Orthopaedic Trauma Patient Stories

Meet our patients and read their stories of recovery from traumatic orthopaedic injuries at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.

Zach was involved in a quad accident and broke his femur. Due to the extent of the injury, he was transferred to UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh for further treatment and surgery. Read about the success of his surgery and rehabilitation.
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A dirt bike accident in April 2020 led Corey to UPMC Children’s Hospital for treatment and surgery. After being diagnosed with Compartment Syndrome, Corey underwent emergency surgery. Doctors managed a persistent infection at Corey’s surgical site and got him “back to normal.”
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