Review ArticleMultilayered and Flap Closure Technique for Pediatric Spinal Deformity SurgeryGarg, Sumeet MD; Khechoyan, David MD; Kim, Eun Bi BA; French, Brooke MDAuthor Information From the Pediatric Orthopaedics and Spine Surgery (Dr. Garg), Children's Hospital Colorado, the Pediatric Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Dr. Khechoyan and Dr. French), Children's Hospital Colorado, and the Musculoskeletal Research Center (Kim), Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO. None of the following authors or any immediate family member has received anything of value from or has stock or stock options held in a commercial company or institution related directly or indirectly to the subject of this article: Dr. Garg, Dr. Khechoyan, Kim, and Dr. French. Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: February 1, 2020 - Volume 28 - Issue 3 - p e92-e99 doi: 10.5435/JAAOS-D-18-00601 Metrics Abstract Wound complications after pediatric spinal deformity surgery are a relatively common and challenging complication that results in emotional, physical, and monetary costs to the patients, families, and healthcare providers. The role of wound closure techniques for the prevention of wound complications is being increasingly explored. Interdisciplinary care by spinal surgeons and plastic surgeons has been recently found to decrease wound complication rates in patients with nonidiopathic scoliosis. Copyright 2019 by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.