The PedsDocTalk Podcast

67: What is Hip Dysplasia and What Do We Do When it Happens?

May 05, 2021 Dr. Mona Amin
The PedsDocTalk Podcast
67: What is Hip Dysplasia and What Do We Do When it Happens?
Show Notes

On this episode, I welcome Dr. Tim Schrader, the medical director of the Hip Program at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, to discuss Hip Dysplasia. 

We discuss the following (and so much more):

  • What hip dysplasia is and how common it is 
  • The risk factors 
  • Why girls might be a higher risk factor than boys  
  • How to properly swaddle 
  • Infant carriers 
  • Treatment and management options

For more information on swaddling, go to https://www.choa.org/swaddling