Hip Spica Cast

My little girl is in a hip spics cast for the next 4 weeks. Has anyone had their little ones have to go through this? Do you have any suggestions??


Pavlik harness or Spica cast?

I was looking at the ads on here today and found this website that sells clothes specifically designed to be worn with the Pavlik harness or the Spica cast. My daughter wore a...


Spica Cast

Does anyone have a child who was or is in a spica cast for hip dysplasia? My daughter just had her closed reduction surgery today and will be in a spica for 6 months. Any advice...


spica cast

Hi all moms. I was wondering if anyone here has had a child with a spica cast. My son who will be 4 March 29 is having both hips operated on the day after his birthday. It...


Mum of Hip baby in australia (QLD)

Hi there, my daughter was diagnosed with HDD at 15mths and had surgery straight after. She went into a full spica cast from armpits to toes. Chelsea went into a smaller cast...

Started by Nicky on 03/19/2009 in Hip Babies

Last update on 03/19/2009 by Andrea


Hip Problems - Results

Hi, my daughter was in a hip-spica (cast) for 3 months. She was 8 months at the time. She is now 5 years old and we have just had a yearly check up. My questions is, is there...

Started by Tracy on 02/17/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 02/20/2009 by Marie


Hip Surgery?!?

My son is 6 years old and has C.P., he is going to have a Proximal Femoral Varus Osteotomy and a Bilateral Adductor Tenotomy. I was wondering if anyone else has a child who has...


New Member

Hello. Its nice to find a group for mothers who have babies with DDH. My daughter was diagnosed at 7 days and was in a brace, had a closed reduction surgery, a cast, and 2...



Hi, my daughter Kara was diagnosed with hip dysplasia at 6 months, after being given the all clear at her unltrasound when she was 6 weeks. She went into a hip spica cast for 2...

Started by Margaret on 03/31/2009 in Hip Babies

Last update on 04/03/2009 by Andrea


I'm new here

It's great to see a community dedicated DDH. When the pediatrician came to the hospital for the first time to check up on my daughter Carissa, she immediately felt the clicking...


What's your baby's DDH story?

My daughter was diagnosed the day she was born. She was put in a pavlik harness for 7 weeks with no progress. We changed docs and he gave her a new harness for 4 weeks. When she...

Started by Jen on 01/30/2010 in Hip Babies

Last update on 04/16/2011 by Erin



Hi I have just found this group - my lo is 2 years old and was diagnosed at 6 months. It is her right hip that has the problem. Lo has spent 5 months in a spica cast and...