15 Year-Old Emma Savarese Inspires with Alcatraz Swim

By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: the paley institute|

Emma Savarese was born with a short femur, no anterior cruciate ligament, and a badly deformed left hip. Without corrective surgery, her left leg was likely to be 10 inches shorter than her right leg [...]

Fighting Preconceptions to Help Patients

By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: the paley institute|

Innovation and cutting-edge science are key to changing how we tackle the biggest medical challenges. Through our work in orthopedics and helping our patients every day, we here at the Paley Institute have seen first-hand [...]

A Bone Lengthening Technique Adds Inches to a Teenager’s Leg | People Magazine

By | July 5th, 2017|Categories: the paley institute|

On October 16, 1986 People Magazine published an article titled “A Bone Lengthening Technique Adds Inches to a Teenager’s Leg—And Answers Her Prayers.” The article describes Maria’s limb-lengthening journey after her left leg was shattered [...]

Arthrogryposis: Acting Quickly Can Make a Difference

By | July 5th, 2017|Categories: the paley institute|

Responding quickly to adversity can be difficult, especially when it involves a loved one. At the same time, taking quick action – particularly for medical issues like Arthrogryposis – can make a huge difference in [...]

The Baltimore Sun: No Summer Break

By | July 5th, 2017|Categories: the paley institute|

On August 24, 2002 the Baltimore Sun published an article titled “No Summer Break.” An excerpt from that article describes the “intense stretch from May to September” when “Dr. Dror Paley has his orthopedic surgeon’s [...]

Commitment and Dedication

By | July 5th, 2017|Categories: the paley institute|

A lot of factors go into helping a patient: the correct diagnosis, successful treatment plan, the tireless work of surgeons and support staff, and a proper recovery plan. But frequently one of the most important [...]