Christopher Minnock, MD is an orthopedic surgeon and a pediatric orthopedic specialist. Dr. Minnock has broad experience in treating children from newborns to young adults. Children and adolescents have unique injuries and conditions, depending on their age. Dr. Minnock’s extensive expertise includes evaluation and care for scoliosis and spinal deformities, fractures, injuries including knee sports injuries, limb deformities and a wide range of pediatric orthopedic conditions. Dr. Minnock’s focused training allows him to offer the latest evidence-based care for children and adolescents. This can result in shorter times in a cast than if patient was treated by an adult orthopedic surgeon.
“ Dr. Minnock was very nice and was on time with practically no wait. My daughter is feeling great and is back on the soccer field! Great all-around experience. ”- Jeff C.
“ He listens to all concerns, explains it so you understand without dumbing anything down. My son is 6, 5 when diagnosed, and he likes him. ”- Austyn M.
Orthopedic Treatments for Children and Teens
We provide advanced orthopedic treatments such as magnetic rod spinal growing rods for certain patients with scoliosis to avoid repeated surgeries to lengthen the rods with growth. We offer convenient waterproof casting during spring and summer to make your child’s time in the cast more tolerable and less worrisome. We also offer specialized pediatric and adolescent care for sports injuries such as ACL tears and sports injuries. Advanced treatments using the latest technology make Dr. Minnock’s office unique in the Detroit area.