The Orthopedic and Traumatology Center is a medical department that specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of conditions related to the musculoskeletal system, including bones, joints, muscles, tendons, and ligaments. This center provides a range of services, including medical and surgical treatment, physical therapy, and rehabilitation for patients with orthopedic and traumatic injuries.
Orthopedic surgeons and specialists in this center are trained to diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions, including:
- Fractures and dislocations: This includes broken bones and joints, and the dislocation of joints such as the hip and shoulder.
- Sports injuries: This includes injuries such as sprains, strains, and tears of muscles, tendons, and ligaments that occur during sports or physical activities.
- Arthritis: This includes conditions that cause joint inflammation and damage, such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and gout.
- Back and neck pain: This includes conditions such as herniated discs, spinal stenosis, and degenerative disc disease.
- Bone and soft tissue tumors: This includes benign and malignant tumors that can occur in bones or soft tissues.
Some common procedures and services provided by the Orthopedic and Traumatology Center include:
- Joint replacement: This includes procedures such as total hip replacement, total knee replacement, and shoulder replacement.
- Arthroscopy: This is a minimally invasive surgical technique that uses an arthroscope to visualize, diagnose, and treat joint problems.
- Fracture fixation: This includes procedures such as casting, splinting, and surgery to repair broken bones and joints.
- Physical therapy and rehabilitation: This includes exercises and therapies to help patients regain strength, mobility, and function after an injury or surgery.
Overall, the Orthopedic and Traumatology Center plays a critical role in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the musculoskeletal system, helping patients recover from injuries and improve their quality of life.