Children's Hospital Colorado
Orthopedics Institute
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Orthopedics Institute

Common Orthopedic Tests at Children’s Hospital Colorado

A child wearing a bright, multicolored shirt lies down in an MRI machine that is decorated with animals and flowers, while a woman in a white blouse watches.At the Orthopedics Institute, our doctors use various tests to diagnose and treat musculoskeletal conditions in babies, kids, teens and young adults. These tests may also be used on an ongoing basis in your child’s follow-up care.

Kid-friendly testing by pediatric experts

The state-of-the art equipment at Children’s Hospital Colorado is designed to fit the various sizes of patients we treat – from infants to young adults. This helps our testing be as accurate and as comfortable as possible for your child. Plus, all of our doctors, nurses, radiologists and technicians are specially trained to perform and explain tests and procedures to your child and family.

Common tests used at the Orthopedics Institute include: