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Michael T. Lago, MD
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Michael T. Lago is a Pediatric Orthopedic Specialist treating various disorders of the musculoskeletal system. His practice is focused on the management of pediatric skeletal deformities, with additional interest in general orthopedic trauma.
Dr. Lago earned his Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences (MS) and received his Medical Degree (M.D.) from The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, Texas. Dr. Lago later completed his Orthopedic Surgery Residency training at The University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine in 2016. After completion of his residency, he continued his medical education and completed his Pediatric Orthopedic Fellowship at The University of Utah in 2017.
As a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Lago provides outstanding and compassionate care to all of his patients. Dr. Lago diagnoses and treats various disorders of the musculoskeletal system in children and adults, with a focus on pediatric skeletal deformities. Dr. Lago specializes in scoliosis evaluation, scoliosis surgery, spinal disorders, pain in the back, Hip pain and lower extremity pain in children through young adults, ankle instability, bowed legs, knock knees, flat/club foot, dislocations, bone fractures, and breaks and more.
Services & Treatment
- Scoliosis (Curvature of the spine)
- Fractures in children
- Disorders of the spine
- Back pain in children and adolescents
- Disorders of the hips and lower extremities
- Hip pain and arthritis in adults
- Hip replacement via the anterior approach
- Limb length differences
- Bowed legs
- Knock knees
- Knee pain
- Flat foot
- Ankle Instability
- Toe walking
- Bone and joint infections
- Fractures of the pelvis and extremities in patients of all ages
- Pediatric hand issues
- Adolescent sports medicine
- Joint dislocation
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