Following the completion of his pediatric orthopaedics and scoliosis fellowship at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Daniel Bouton, M.D., joined the medical staff of Shriners Hospitals for Children — Portland. Dr. Bouton attended Washington University in St. Louis and received a Bachelor of Arts in chemistry. He received his M.D. from Drexel University College of Medicine, and completed a residency at Cleveland Clinic Akron General in orthopaedic surgery. Dr. Bouton was chief resident during his final year and was awarded “Resident of the Year” for the hospital. Dr. Bouton specializes in pediatric orthopaedics with a focus on pediatric spine disorders. His special interest is in the management of all forms of scoliosis, including early onset scoliosis, congenital scoliosis, idiopathic scoliosis and complex spinal deformity. Additionally, he has an interest in adolescent spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis.