American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Patient education material is available through the AAOS. Go to the Education button then look for the Education Focus section - the link for Patient Education can be found at the bottom of this list.
Provides information on a range of spine topics. Includes information on diagnosis and treatment options including what can be expected after surgery.
Scoliosis Research Society
Excellent website with section for Patients and Families - webinars provide an excellent source of information about spinal deformity in the adolescent and adult.