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Children’s bone & joint

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Colchester Hospital

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Clinics

Clinic times

For more information please contact the main outpatients department on 01206 742 628.

Clinic times: Tuesdays (alternating between Colchester and Clacton), Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Ipswich Hospital

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Clinics

Clinic times

Location: orthopaedic outpatients

Contact: 01473 702 031

Clinic times: Tuesdays (alternate) and every Wednesday

Clacton Hospital

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Clinics

Clinic times

For more information please contact the main outpatients department on 01206 742 628.

Clinic times: Tuesdays (alternating between Colchester and Clacton)

The children’s bone & joint service is for children aged 0 to 16, with problems affecting their arms, legs or pelvis. This includes:

  • Dislocated (hip dysplacia)
  • Club foot (Ponseti casting)
  • Bow legs
  • Knock knees
  • Flat fleet
  • Arched feet
  • Broken bones
  • Children with neuromuscular problems, like Cerebral Palsy
  • Foot and toe problems
  • Hip and knee problems

For more information about children’s bone and joint conditions, please visit www.nhs.uk

You can also find information and support from the Steps charity or the Global Help website.

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