The orthopedists oversee the therapy provided
at Tichenor. They also evaluate and treat bone, joint and muscle problems in children. Children 0-18 years old who are uninsured, underinsured or without access to care are eligible. Children are assisted in finding a medical home and are referred to other agencies when their children are found to be eligible for care (i.e. California Children's Services).
Orthopedic problems include:
Patients are seen by appointment only. We do not bill for orthopedic consultations since the children seen do not have insurance or access to a provider.