Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital

Pediatric Orthopaedic & Scoliosis Surgery

Recognized as a Top 50 Orthopaedics Program by U.S. News & World Report 2022-2023 

When your child needs orthopaedic care—for anything from a broken bone, to hip or hand surgery, to scoliosis—the pediatric experts in the orthopaedic and scoliosis surgery program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital provide the treatment and care to help your child get back to being a kid.

Our team provides diagnosis, evaluation and treatment for a wide range of orthopaedic problems in infants, children and teens, using the latest technology and procedures.

Our expert pediatric orthopaedic surgeons, orthopaedically-trained pediatric nurses and patient care technicians, fellowship-trained pediatric radiologists and pediatric anesthesiologists work together to provide your child with personalized, patient-centered care.

Give us a call

We are ready to answer your questions. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call the Children's Orthopaedic and Scoliosis Surgery Associates (COSSA) office.

Call 727-898-2663

Request an appointment

You can request an appointment with Children's Orthopaedic and Scoliosis Surgery Associates by filling out their online form and they will contact you to schedule an appointment.

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Pediatric orthopaedic care treatments

Our pediatric orthopaedic surgeons provide care for issues such as:

  • Scoliosis, kyphosis and other spine disorders
  • Developmental hip dysplasia
  • Hip preservation surgery
  • Hand and upper extremity surgery
  • Knee injuries
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Congenital orthopedic anomalies
  • Clubfoot and other foot disorders 
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta (also called brittle bone disease)
  • Limb reconstruction 
  • Limb length discrepancy
  • Bone tumors 
  • Bone and joint trauma infections
  • Fractures

Orthopaedic and scoliosis surgery and services at Johns Hopkins All Children’s and its outpatient locations are performed by Children’s Orthopaedic and Scoliosis Surgery Associates (COSSA), L.L.P. The COSSA team brings extensive experience in orthopaedic and scoliosis surgery.

 Children's Orthopaedic and Scoliosis Surgery Associates Locations & Contact

Children's Orthopaedic and Scoliosis Surgery Associates (COSSA) provide surgery and services at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital. Find us at one of our many locations:

PHONE: 727-898-2663 PHONE: 813-879-2663

St. Petersburg Office

625 6th Avenue South, Suite 450, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Tampa Office

3440 W. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Suite 200, Tampa, FL 33607

Johns Hopkins All Children's Outpatient Care of Sarasota

5881 Rand Boulevard, Sarasota, FL 34238

Johns Hopkins All Children's Outpatient Care of East Lake

3850 Tampa Road, Palm Harbor, FL 34684

Johns Hopkins All Children's Outpatient Care of Pasco

4443 Rowan Road, New Port Richey, FL 34653

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