Did you miss the “Ask a Surgeon” webinar on July 18th 2018? Not to worry! You can watch and listen to the webinar in it’s entirety below. Perthes.org founder, Colleen Rathgeber, asks Dr. Harry Kim, MD and Dr. Woody Sankar, MD questions submitted from Perthes families around the globe. Listen to their answers here!
Dr. Kim is the Director of Excellence in Hip Disorders and Director of Research at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. Dr. Sankar is the Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Director of the Hip Disorders Program at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Both esteemed surgeons are members of the International Perthes Study Group. For more information, you can visit http://perthesdisease.org.
The format for the webinar is Q&A, led by a moderator. This is approximately 60 minutes, followed by an open line for all participants. The opportunity to submit questions was available in the weeks leading up to the event. Questions were grouped into similar type subject matter for ease of response. The Foundation will host future sessions, so please send us feedback at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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