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Pediatric Orthopaedics

Nationally-recognized leaders in cutting-edge techniques and surgeries.

Appointments: 216-778-4393  |  Referrals: 216-778-4700  |  Meet the Team  |  Locations

Pediatric Orthopaedics

Nationally-recognized leaders in cutting-edge techniques and surgeries.

Appointments: 216-778-4393  |  Referrals: 216-778-4700  |  Meet the Team  |  Locations

Pediatric Orthopaedics

All kids deserve world-class, compassionate care.

Whether your child has a broken bone, a sports injury, or a spine or limb deformity, the pediatric orthopaedic surgery team at MetroHealth is here for your family.

Nationally-Recognized Team Approach

Team at a Glance

MetroHealth’s pediatric orthopaedic surgery team is based on a collaborative approach to provide excellent care for Cleveland

Our team includes:

  • Four fellowship-trained, board-certified surgeons
  • One board-certified physician assistant 

Affiliations

Our pediatric orthopaedic surgeons work at both MetroHealth and University Hospital’s Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. Our surgeons are actively involved in academic research and serve as faculty members at Case Western Reserve University.

Nationally-Recognized

They are nationally-recognized leaders in cutting-edge techniques and surgeries to treat sports injuries, scoliosis and spinal deformities, hip and limb deformities, clubfoot deformities, acute fractures, and neuromuscular disorders and spasticity.

Convenient Locations

MetroHealth’s Pediatric Orthopaedic Specialists and Surgeons see patients at three locations:

 

Pioneering Surgical Approaches to Scoliosis

 

young girl holding ankle after a sports injury
Centers of Pediatric Orthopedic Excellence

Our Centers of Pediatric Orthopedic Excellence provide treatment for:

  • Acute fractures
  • Clubfoot deformities
  • Hip and limb deformities
  • Neuromuscular disorders and spasticity 
  • Sports injuries
  • Scoliosis and spinal deformities

More about the centers
Our Treatment Approach

A collaborate approach to providing excellent care for Cleveland kids. 

  • Procedures We Offer
  • Diagnostic Tests and Equipment
  • Nonsurgical Treatments

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Young Male and Doctors
Dr. Justin Mistovich and Julia K. LoPresti, PA-C standing in scrubs
Nationally-Recognized Team

Justin Mistovich, MD leads a team of experts that treats a variety of orthopedic injuries, disorders and deformities

Meet the Team
Two-Surgeon Approach to Spinal Deformity

MetroHealth's Pediatric Orthopedic surgeons have pioneered a team approach to the treatment of scoliosis, resulting in:

  • Shorter operative times
  • Better curve correction
  • Shorter hospital stays

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child having his spine examined by doctor
physician adjusting childs knee in clinic
Level II Pediatric Trauma and Rehabilitation

We are a Level II Pediatric Trauma Center, and our orthopedic surgeons are experts in acute fracture care.

We also provide physical therapy services specialized for children to help restore their function and quality of life.

More Information
stethoscope on table
Physician Referrals
To refer a patient, call 216-778-4700 or fax referral to 216-778-2700. Read about the referrals process, Refer a Patient. Read more
Pediatric Orthopaedic Research
Research
World-class research to help children from traumatic injuries, congenital deficiencies, and orthopaedic concerns. Read more
Pediatric ACL Tears
Pediatric ACL Tears
When It Comes to Pediatric ACL Tears, Surgery Should Happen Sooner for Best Outcomes Read more
stethoscope on table
Physician Referrals
To refer a patient, call 216-778-4700 or fax referral to 216-778-2700. Read about the referrals process, Refer a Patient. Read more
Pediatric Orthopaedic Research
Research
World-class research to help children from traumatic injuries, congenital deficiencies, and orthopaedic concerns. Read more
Pediatric ACL Tears
Pediatric ACL Tears
When It Comes to Pediatric ACL Tears, Surgery Should Happen Sooner for Best Outcomes Read more

Our Doctors/Medical Providers

Jonathan E. Belding, MD

Jonathan E. Belding, MD

Orthopaedics

396 ratings / 80 reviews
Christina K. Hardesty, MD

Christina K. Hardesty, MD

Orthopaedics

No patient rating available.   Why?
Jensen G. Kolaczko, MD

Jensen G. Kolaczko, MD

Orthopaedics

No patient rating available.   Why?
Raymond W. Liu, MD

Raymond W. Liu, MD

Orthopaedics

No patient rating available.   Why?
Julia K. LoPresti, PA-C

Julia K. LoPresti, PA-C

Orthopaedics

65 ratings / 5 reviews
R. Justin Mistovich, MD

R. Justin Mistovich, MD

Division Director of Pediatric Orthopaedics

Orthopaedics

102 ratings / 15 reviews

Locations

216-696-3876

10 Severance Circle
Cleveland Heights , OH 44118

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216-696-3876

2500 MetroHealth Drive
Cleveland , Ohio 44109

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216-696-3876

12301 Snow Road
Parma , Ohio 44130

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