Healthy Living: Scoliosis Treatment

Scoliosis affects six million Americans and there is no cure. For more serious cases, patients may require surgery to fuse the spine.

The surgical materials doctors use are generally not a problem for patients, but tonight in Healthy Living we show you how a new solution for an unexpected complication helped save one boys life.

Daniel has been allergy-free for the past four years. Doctor Phillip’s carbon-coated rods research was recently published in “Spine Deformity” — the official journal of the Scoliosis Research Society. 

Learn more about the carbon-coated rods here