Surgery is often hailed as the be-all and end-all cure for scoliosis. And the Harrington rod is used in the majority of scoliosis surgeries performed in the U.S. It’s been used on idiopathic scoliosis patients since the 1960s, and, though the surgical techniques and equipment have evolved, the gist of the surgery remains the same.Read More
By providing you with questions to ask your doctor, in-depth explanations of the different types of scoliosis, details on the various treatment options available to you and more, we hope to be a resource for you and your loved ones.
Get answers to common scoliosis questions and submit your own.
Learn more about the CLEAR approach with our free patient informational packet.
Chiropractors throughout the world are using the CLEAR method to help scoliosis patients without the use of bracing or surgery. Our treatment approach is based on clinical experience, scientific theory and individual patient preferences.
Learn more about CLEAR Institute’s past, current and future research efforts.
Our mission is to implement an effective chiropractic system to help people worldwide through research and spinal rehabilitation.