Common childhood orthopaedic problems - Andrew Graydon

Date Published: 
Monday, October 17, 2016

Doctor Andrew Graydon talks about common childhood orthopaedic problems. Andrew is a paediatric orthopaedic surgeon at Starship children’s hospital and at Eastwood orthopaedic clinic in Auckland. His areas of interest are general paediatrics, hip foot and ankle surgery along with musculoskeletal oncology.


  • Key points when considering common orthopaedic problems.
  • Flat feet – what’s normal?
  • Children’s toes - ingrown toenail, curly toe, intoeing.
  • Knee pain – hip pathology
  • Key points for lump on knee
  • Trigger thumb
  • Clasped thumb
  • Torticollis - twisted neck

Andrew Graydon
Orthopaedic Surgeon

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