Our Pediatric Orthopedic Services

Dr. Plakas specializes in comprehensive pediatric orthopedic care.

Because of our dedication to compassionate, responsive, around-the-clock care, our practice provides competitive service offerings that include:

Evening, weekend & emergency appointments

Board-certified, fellowship-trained surgeon

24/7 Telehealth, phone & email consults

Child-friendly team

On-site x-rays

Waterproof casts


As a board-certified and fellowship-trained pediatric orthopedic surgeon,

Dr. Plakas treats the following:

Injuries to the Bones, Joints, and Muscles

Including fractures, dislocations, sprains, strains, and growth-plate injuries.

Hip Conditions

Including hip dysplasia, hip fractures, Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease, and slipped upper or capital femoral epiphysis.

Spinal Conditions

Including discitis, scoliosis, spina bifida, spinal cord injury, and kyphosis.

Lower Extremity Conditions

Including clubfoot, limb-length discrepancies, and congenital, acquired, or post-traumatic deformity.

Upper Extremity Conditions

Including brachial plexus palsy.

Neuromuscular Disorders

Including cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, spinal atrophy, and spina bifida

Infections and tumors

of the musculoskeletal system