VEPTR Helps Young Girl With Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome

Pediatric Orthopedics

VEPTR Helps Young Girl With Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome

Born with a 40-degree curvature in her spine, Kate Rueckert had a muscle condition and associated scoliosis that presented a huge challenge. Her mother Lynn remembers having to "fight for every calorie" that went into her little girl's body.