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WARNING: Improper Castings

Many good doctors, orthopaedic or not may lay claim to being able to fix your child’s club foot/feet. However, the Ponseti Method requires a  Ponseti trained doctor trained to properly manipulate the foot/feet and apply a cast. While you may have an excellent Doctor or surgeon willing to do the work, you might not want them too. (You can check the Ponseti Website for a list of Ponseti recognized Doctors.)If you have already proceeded with a Doctor and are experiencing inconsolable crying and painful cries from your child you are likely overwhelmed and looking for answers. There is a difference between a baby adjusting to casts and improper casting   that is causing pain and discomfort. Improper casting can cause a...

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