• Limb Lengthening

    Limb lengthening surgery helps kids with dwarfism reach new heights

    Putting on a pair of shoes is something many of us take for granted every day. But for 7-year-old Anna Booth, those simple tasks are now big achievements. “I can finally put my hair up in ponytails and pony pigtails and buns and stuff like that,” Anna said. Not long ago even the most simple and private tasks were out of reach. “She couldn’t actually reach her own bottom, and she couldn’t wipe from bottom, and so that meant when it came to toileting and everything else we were far more delayed in that,” Anna’s Mom, Lisa, said. “When she was going to school, we had to work with her…

  • Limb Lengthening

    Bones That Fit

    Chandler Crews, born with the most common type of dwarfism, undergoes several procedures to lengthen her bones. This short documentary shows the strength and perseverance of a person who uncontrollably faced obstacles since their childhood and how they rose above through faith in self and science. Video by Carly Machen.