There are various treatment programs offered at Rhino Scoliosis Center for patients with either scoliosis, Scheuermann’s Disease (Kyphosis), or both. Please call our Patient Liaison to discuss which program may be right for you. Bear in mind, further treatment may be necessary, no matter which Program you choose. The decision is based on many different factors.
The Factors Considered in Determining Which Program Is Right For You Include:
- The severity of your curve or curves
- Your age and expected growth
- Any mitigating health conditions
- Your specific treatment goals
- Your level of maturity and self-discipline
The Rhino Classic:
The “Classic” is a term denoting a program for someone who lives within driving distance of Rhino Scoliosis Center. This term may be used with any of the Rhino Programs, as in Rhino Sprint Classic, Rhino Olympic Classic, etc. It simply denotes that the visits comprising the program will be one treatment on a day, over a period of time.
The Rhino Sprint:
This is a 5-days-in-a-row Program of intense treatment. This treatment program is usually recommended for curves under 25 degrees.
The Rhino Olympic:
This is a 10-days-in-a-row Program of intense treatment, usually recommended for curves between 25 and 40 degrees.
The Rhino Half-Iron:
This is a 15-days-in-a-row Program of intense treatment, usually recommended for curves over 40 degrees.
The Rhino Iron:
This is a Program that involves 20 days of intense treatment. The days can be used as 4 Rhino Sprints, 2 Rhino Olympics, a Rhino Half-Iron and a follow-up Rhino Sprint, and so forth.
The Rhino Ultimate:
This is a Program that involves 30 days of intense treatment. The days can be used as 6 Rhino Sprints, 3 Rhino Olympics, and so forth.
The Rhino Extreme:
This plan is for the severe case that needs continuous care. It is designed so that the patient can have a Rhino Sprint every month. That is 60 days of intense treatment.