DEPARTMENT OF ORTHOPAEDICS
The Department of Orthopaedics is fully equipped in the areas of hand surgery, paediatric orthopaedics, spinal surgery and hip replacement, sports medicine, knee replacement surgery and arthroscopy and trauma. The state of the art infrastructure and expert doctors enable the department to undertake the latest surgeries. Fully equipped with best orthopaedic doctor and advanced operating theatres and facilities enable excellent operative care. A full-fledged rehabilitation team of Physiotherapy and Occupational therapy supports the Department. The Artificial Limb Center provides comprehensive orthotic and prosthetic appliances.
Treatments & Procedures
I) Hand Surgery Unit:
Specialises in the rehabilitation of Traumatised Hands. Congenial
Anomalies and Micro Vascular Surgery.
Pollicization of absent thumb
Correction of Congenital Hand & Upper Limb
Small Bone Lengthening in Hand
Brachial Plexus Injury
Nerve & Tendon Injuries
Paralytic Upper Limb
Biological Arthroplasties of Finger Joints
ii) Paediatric Orthopaedics Unit:
Special clinics are conducted for Congenital Foot and Hip Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Pertheʼs Disease, Limb Lengthening and Complicated Paediatric cases.
III) Spinal Surgery & Hip Replacement Unit:
Deals with correction of Spinal Deformities and management of Spinal injuries, Tumors of the Spine, Spinal Tuberculosis.The unit also focuses on Complex Hip Disorders and performs Primary and Revision Total Hip Replacement Arthroplasty.
Anterior and Anterolateral Decompression for TB spine
Stabilisation of Fractures of the spine
Cervical spine Stabilisation
Pedicule Screw Fixation Spondylolisthesis Correction
IV) Sports Medicine Unit:
Specialises in Arthroscopic Surgery of various joints, Sports Medicine and Revision surgery of the knee.
Arthroscopic meniscal surgeries including meniscal suturing
Arthroscopic reconstruction of ACL & PCL
Arthroscopy-assisted surgery for recurrent dislocation of the shoulder and patella
Arthroscopy of the shoulder, Ankle, Elbow, Hip and Wrist Joints
V) Trauma and Joint Replacement Unit:
Specialises in complicated trauma, Polytrauma, Primary and Revision Hip and Knee surgery. There is a well-equipped 24-hour Trauma Triage and Hi-tech ambulance services.
Total hip replacements
Total knee replacements
Total shoulder and elbow replacements
Surface replacements of hip and Unicondylar knee replacements.
Revision of joint replacement
Closed interlock Nailing for Long Bone Fracture
External fixators application for open fractures and fractures of the pelvis.
Acetabular Fracture Fixation
Fixation of Fractures using DCP, LCDCP, LCP Trauma
Minimal invasive plating for articular fractures
Ring external fixator
Internal fixation and replacement arthroplasty for Fractures around the hip joint.
A) The Artificial Limb Center:
The centre offers comprehensive Orthotic and Prosthetic services. The high-quality artificial limbs or prosthetic devices have transformed many disabled peopleʼs lives.
The Physiotherapy outpatient department is equipped with the necessary electrotherapeutic equipment such as-
A fully equipped fitness centre is established for weight reduction and for general health in normal as well as the diseased.
C) Occupational Therapy:
The Centre deals with all kinds of pre and postoperative orthopaedic and trauma conditions with reported functional limitations.The services include-
Instrumentation -Splinting, Assistive and Positioning devices
Wheelchair training and Modification
Work Hardening and Retraining
Activities of Daily Living (ADL) Training
Biofeedback and functional electrical stimulation
Ergonomics and Backcare
Hand Function and Hand Writing Training
Neurodevelopment and Sensory integrative therapy
Perceptual and Cognitive training
Balance and Coordination training
House and Work Site Evaluation and Modification
For Clients With Mental Illness-Group Therapy, Activity
Scheduling, Social Skill Training, Stress Management and Assertive Training