Information for Patients

On this page, patients can find information including
-pictures of those who have active lifestyles after surgery
-before and after photos
-testimonials, case histories, patient resources
-patient education including pictures and videos

Case Histories

Our doctors offer detailed Case Histories on some of our patients to show all the possibilities in limb lengthening and reconstruction surgery. To submit a Case History to add to this page, please email a short narrative for your patient’s pre-op, post-op and follow-up, along with photos, to llrsweb@splashcreativeink.com Please see this form for detailed instructions and make sure to include a consent form. Download consent form here. A member of LLRS will screen all submissions before they are posted. More Case Histories will be added soon!

Ankle Reconstruction

Arm Lengthening

Femur and Leg Lengthening

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Patient Testimonials

Leg Straightening Surgery
Patient: Karie
Doctor: John E. Herzenberg, MD, FRCSC
International Center for Limb Lengthening, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

 


Treatment for Perthes Disease
Patient: Rachael
Doctor: Dr. Shawn C. Standard, MD
International Center for Limb Lengthening, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

 


Limb Lengthening for Dwarfism
Patients: Tricia, Kris, and Hannah
Doctors: Dr. John E. Herzenberg, MD, FRCSC, and Shawn C. Standard, MD
International Center for Limb Lengthening, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

 


Treatment for Fibular Hemimelia and Congenital Femoral Deficiency
Patients: Sierra, Kaitlin, Evan, and Liliana
Doctors: Dr. John E. Herzenberg, MD, FRCSC, and Shawn C. Standard, MD
International Center for Limb Lengthening, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

 


Treatment for Radial Club Hand
Patient: Grant
Doctor: Shawn C. Standard, MD
International Center for Limb Lengthening, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

 


Treatment for Nonunion
Patient: Darrell
Doctor: Janet D. Conway, MD
International Center for Limb Lengthening, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

 


A Family’s Journey with Fibular Hemimelia
Patient: Emma
Doctor: Shawn C. Standard, MD
International Center for Limb Lengthening, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

 


Arm Lengthening Surgery
Patient: Emmanuel
Doctor: Robert Rozbruch, MD
Hospital for Special Surgery, New York