Pediatric Orthopaedics The same musculoskeletal problems that adults face can also occur in children. Because a child is still growing, the treatment of complex orthopaedic problems can present specific challenges. John Lubicky, MD, is a WVU Healthcare orthopaedic expert who specializes in the treatment of children from birth to age 18. Dr. Lubicky has years of experience in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric problems that affect bones and muscles. He treats children and young adults with spinal abnormalities including scoliosis spinal fractures. dislocations congenital deformities throughout the body, including club feet and leg length abnormalities. Dr. Lubicky accepts referrals from patients from throughout the state. He is board certified in orthopaedics.