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Magec Device Transforms Scoliosis Treatment

Diagnosed with early onset scoliosis, 5-year-old Jayden Ortiz smiled as he underwent his first spine-lengthening treatment at Valley Children’s Hospital. Jaden, who lives in Reedley, became Central California’s first patient to receive an innovative treatment called MAGEC (MAGnetic Expansion Control) that enables surgeons to straighten Jayden’s spine gradually and noninvasively. Read his story >>