CHRISTINE QUATRO OTT, D.O., FAOAO

Dr. Christine Quatro Ott is the founder of Varsity Orthopedics, one of the few specialty orthopaedic practices dedicated to the care of injured children and teenagers.

Dr. Quatro Ott is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, specializing in pediatric orthopedics and fractures. Dr. Quatro Ott completed a fellowship in pediatric orthopedic surgery at Campbell Clinic in Memphis, Tennessee, one of the largest regional sports medicine centers in the Central Midwest. Dr. Quatro has the highest level of training available to a specialized physician in the U.S. and is one of the most experienced specialists in all of North Texas.

Dr. Quatro Ott graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.A. in biology. She earned a degree in osteopathic medicine from the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences in Kansas City, Missouri. She then completed a five-year, post-graduate residency program in orthopedic surgery, with electives at Denver Children’s Hospital.

Varsity Orthopedics addresses the entire spectrum of bone and joint injuries related to active teens and children, specializing in the teen athlete participating in all types of varsity sports, including cheerleading, dance and gymnastics across the entire northeast Tarrant county.

Over the years, Dr. Quatro Ott has developed particular expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of torn ACLs; shoulder pain and dislocation; and knee cap injuries commonly seen in youth sports. As a specialty clinic that sees active young athletes playing at a high level, overuse syndrome is a common as well as serious problem caused by over-training.

Dr. Quatro Ott is an outspoken advocate that children and teens have different needs from the adult, due to the fact that they have growth plates that are still evolving. Consequently, the child or teen athlete is not appropriate for adult therapy clinics and need the unique skill set of a fellowship-trained pediatric orthopedic surgeon.


DELIVERING FITNESS
BY DR. CHRISTINE QUATRO OTT


Varsity Orthopedics is pleased to announce that Christine Quatro, D.O., has published a book entitled Delivering Fitness for expectant mothers.

Women in all stages of pregnancy will benefit from the customized fitness program that provides information and tips on specific exercises, strength training and nutrition. The chapters also include a sections on what to expect during each trimester and the goals you should be reaching for.The book features a foreword by fitness expert Larry North.

Dr. Quatro’s pregnancy fitness program is demonstrated and outlined on four removable posters that are perfect to display wherever you exercise. The instructions are clearly explained and easy to follow.

Delivering Fitness is the perfect accompaniment to any woman’s healthy pregnancy.

Co-author Erinn Mikeska is a certified personal trainer (CPT) with a special interest in women’s fitness.”