Home » Is Your Child Walking Right?: Parents Guide to Little Feet by Andrew K. C. Chong
Is Your Child Walking Right?: Parents Guide to Little Feet Andrew K. C. Chong

Is Your Child Walking Right?: Parents Guide to Little Feet

Andrew K. C. Chong

Published July 1st 1986
ISBN : 9780936657004
Paperback
95 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

In-toeing, out-toeing, flatfeet, knock-knees, bowlegs, toe-walking, sudden refusal to walk: these afflictions of childhood are so common that together, they affect all children at some time during their growth and development.Pediatricians,MoreIn-toeing, out-toeing, flatfeet, knock-knees, bowlegs, toe-walking, sudden refusal to walk: these afflictions of childhood are so common that together, they affect all children at some time during their growth and development.Pediatricians, orthopedic surgeons, podiatrists, grandmothers, and shoe salesmen all have strong opinions, yet all are so conflicting! Advice ranges from doing nothing, to shoes, to braces, and even to having surgery! The myths surrounding these conditions even cause professionals to be confused. What is a parent to do?Here is a parents guide to little feet. Written by a Harvard-trained pediatric orthopedic surgeon in simple conversational style, it will help parents gain new insights into the whole spectrum of foot and walking disorders in childhood. A unique chapter on shoes shows parents how to save money while buying good shoes for their children.