Preferred Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery strives to give each child the ability to reach his/her fullest physical potential, enabling kids to be kids again. We give growing bodies the special attention they need to protect and promote a lifetime of healthy activity.
We provide a superb level of pediatric orthopedic care to children from newborn to age twenty-one with a focus on conditions affecting the bones, joints and muscles. Our practice brings a level of compassion and kindheartedness to each patient and family that is second to none, quickly earning their trust and confidence during treatment and beyond.
Who We Are
Dr. Joffe, Dr. Pehlivan, and Jill McGovern, PA are proud to serve this community! We have trained at the nation’s top facilities in pediatric orthopedic surgery, with dedication to research, including an extensive history of publications, to ensure that our patients always benefit from the most up-to-date knowledge and surgical techniques.
Comprehensive Pediatric Orthopedic Care
Fractures & Trauma
Fractures of the extremities and spine, ligament and
muscle injuries, post-traumatic deformity management
ACL reconstruction, Ligamentous injuries of the
upper and lower extremities, stress fractures
Conditions Specific To Growing Bone
Slipped capital femoral epiphysis, Perthes disease,
Osgood-Schlatter's disease, osteochondritis dissecans.
Hip Dysplasia/dislocation, Clubfeet, Polydactyly,
Neuromuscular Disease & Metabolic Disease
Cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, musculoskeletal
developmental delay, Marfan syndrome,
Scoliosis & Spine
Non-operative and operative management of spinal deformity,
back pain, spondylolysis, spondylolisthesis
Musculoskeletal infections, inflammatory disease and lesions
Bacterial infection, juvenile arthritis and inflammatory conditions, benign bone cysts and growths
Beyond Patient Care
Dr. Joffe is committed to continued education; he has authored multiple research articles in scientific and medical journals. Please see his published works here. He takes great pride in educating and mentoring medical students and orthopedic residents. Dr. Joffe lectures at local hospitals, community groups, and schools. If you are interested in having Dr. Joffe speak with a community group or team important to you, please ask!