It is not only severe curves that we treat, but also mild curves as well. It is common for specialists to tell patients that nothing can be done, which causes patients to wait until the scoliosis gets worse or requires surgery before they seek alternative treatment.
It is always easier to treat mild curvatures than severe ones, and sometimes, like with this patient, we can finally get their scoliosis straightened so they don’t have it anymore. Instead of waiting for her daughter’s curve to worsen, this 16-year-old girl’s mother sought help for her daughter’s condition with Dr Kevin Lau. A session a week for 6 months was all it took to eliminate scoliosis without bracing.