PROF. DR. DAVI P. HAJE
Specialist deformities of the chest and Column, Pediatric Orthopedics and Foot and Ankle Surgery in Adults and Children
Davi Haje, MD, PhD, received his medical degree from University of Brasilia, Brazil, and completed his orthopaedic residency at Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Brasília; His pediatric orthopaedics and disorders of the foot fellowship was completed at Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto da Universidade de São Paulo (USP), where he also concluded his doctorate in orthopaedics (PhD). Since 2005 he is medical staff member of the Centro Clínico ORTHOPECTUS (Clinical Center ORTHOPECTUS) and of the Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal in Brasília, DF, Brazil, where he is a residence instructor on pediatric orthopaedics, foot disorders and chest /spine deformities.
DR. MOACIR SILVA NETO
Specialist Deformities of Chest and Spine and Sports Medicine
Doctor of Clinical Center ORTHOPECTUS - Physiotherapy , rehabilitation and sports medicine - the CBDA - Brazilian Conderação Aquatics and the Federal District Base Hospital in Brasilia, DF, Brazil. His interests of study and research include sports medicine, growth disorders of the spine and chest, application of botulinum toxin for the treatment of dystonia and spasticity, assessment of cardiac output and pulmonary to exercise, treatment and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injuries, guidance exercises and detection of sporting talent.
DR. SYDNEY A. HAJE, M.D. (in memoriam)
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon Physiatrist.
Founder and creator of ORTHOPECTUS Clinical Center, and was instructor of Pediatric Orthopedics in Brasilia, DF, Brazil. His study and research interests included growth disorders and abnormalities of the spine and chest , emphasizing the deformities pectus carinatum and pectus excavatum. Since 1977, developed a conservative treatment by the use of orthotics and exercises, the Dynamic Method of Remodeling (DR ) method, proving that pectus deformities can be treated without surgery, if basic orthopedic principles are followed .