When it comes to pediatric orthopedic care, there can be many uncertainties, such as when a parent should be concerned enough to talk to a pediatric orthopedic surgeon or how sports affect adolescents differently than adults.
Prima CARE’s Orthopedic Division specializes in pediatric orthopedics. Dr. Jerald Katz and Dr. Richard Smith, longtime members of the community, have brought their expertise to Prima CARE, a leading multi-specialty Medical group serving southeastern New England. Board-certified and Fellowship-trained, they’re members of the Steward Network. From pediatric orthopedics and joint replacement to Sports Medicine and arthritis treatment, there’s no need to travel far and wide for comprehensive orthopedic pediatric care.We spoke with the doctors to understand more about pediatric orthopedics.