Dr. Chris McCready: Best  in Johannesburg, South Africa

 

, Johannesburg, South Africa

20 Years of experience

 


Dr. Chris McCready is a specialized Orthopedic Surgeon in South Africa. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Johannesburg, South Africa. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with Netcare Linksfield Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Chris McCready:

  • Osteoarthritis (Most Common)
  • Deformed Knees
  • Ankle Injury or Trauma
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Knee Injury
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Osteonecrosis

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Chris McCready are listed below

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Total Knee Replacement B/L

Association and Memberships Dr. Chris McCready is part of:

  • Member of the South African Orthopaedic Association
  • Member of the South African Arthroplasty Society
  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Certifications :

  • Fellowship of the College of Orthopaedic Surgeons of South Africa - FC Orth(SA), 2004

Qualifications :

  • MB BCh, Univ of Pretoria (1995)
  • M.Med Orthopaedics, Univ of Pretoria (2004)

Hospital Address :

Netcare Linksfield Hospital, 12th Avenue, Orange Grove, Johannesburg, South Africa

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Dr. Aashish Chaudhry: Best Orthopedic Surgeon in New Delhi, India

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, New Delhi, India

16 Years of experience

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Dr Aashish Chaudhry is one of the foremost Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement Surgeon in New Delhi, India. The medical specialist holds over 15 years of experience and is associated with Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Aashish Chaudhry:

  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Osteoarthritis (Most Common)
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Ankle Injury or Trauma
  • Bone Tumor in the Hip Joint
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Knee Injury
  • Shoulder Injury

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Aashish Chaudhry are listed below

  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Total Knee Replacement B/L
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Hip Resurfacing Surgery
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Shoulder Tendon Repair-Rotator Cuff

Association and Memberships Dr. Aashish Chaudhry is part of:

  • Medical Council of India
  • Delhi Medical Council
  • Indian Orthopaedic Association
  • Delhi Orthopaedic Association
  • Uttaranchal Orthopaedic Association
  • Trauma Life Support Society of India, Kochi
  • Indian Association for Medical Informatics, New Delhi
  • North Zone Indian Orthopaedic Association
  • Society for Biomaterials and Artificial Organs, Trivandrum Associate
  • The Academy of Hospital Administration, Noida

Certifications :

  • Trauma Fellowship of 4 weeks at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS
  • MCH
  • MRCS

Hospital Address :

Sector 3, Dwarka, New Delhi, Delhi 110075, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Aashish Chaudhry

  • Medical expertise in orthopaedics, joint replacement, and spine surgery.
  • Some popular procedures performed by Dr. Aashish Chaudhry are Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Replacement, Carpal Tunnel Release, Total Hip Replacement B/L, Ankle Fusion Surgery, and Hip Resurfacing Surgery.
  • Knee Replacement Surgery and excels in minimally invasive surgical techniques in joint replacement, focused on faster recovery.
  • M.B.B.S., M.S. Orthopaedics, MRCS, Dip. SICOT, AMPH(Healthcare Management) from premier institutions.
  • Treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis as well as other degenerative diseases of the knee and has been in practice for over 15 years.
  • Robotics application for TKR (Total Knee Replacement), Partial Knee Replacement, and THR (Total Hip Replacement).
  • Author of many peer-reviewed papers and textbooks and a part of various workshops/Training Programmes/ Conferences & Seminars nationally and internationally
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Dr. Giedrius Kvederas: Best Orthopaedic Surgeon in Vilnius, Lithuania

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, Vilnius, Lithuania

16 Years of experience

175 USD for video consultation


Dr. Giedrius Kvederas is a specialized Orthopedic Surgeon in Lithuania. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Vilnius, Lithuania. The doctor has over 16 Years of experience and is associated with Kardiolita Hospital, Vilnius.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Giedrius Kvederas:

  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Osteoarthritis (Most Common)
  • Brachial Plexus Avulsion
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Knee Injury
  • Deformed Knees
  • Shoulder Inflammation
  • Shoulder Pain

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Giedrius Kvederas are listed below

  • Shoulder Tendon Repair-Rotator Cuff
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fusion Surgery
  • Total Knee Replacement B/L

Association and Memberships Dr. Giedrius Kvederas is part of:

  • 2005 Member of the Lithuanian Society of Orthopaedics and Tramatology
  • 2005 Member of the Scientific Society of Orthopaedics and Tramatology of Vilnius Region
  • 2012 Board member of the Lithuanian Society of Orthopaedics and Tramatology
  • 2010 Member of the Lithuanian Joint Replacement Society
  • 2014 Board member of the Lithuanian Joint Replacement Society
  • 2015 Member of the Lithuanian Foot and Ankle Society

Qualifications :

  • 1993 - 1999 MD, Vilnius University
  • 1999 - 2004 Orthopedic surgeon, Vilnius University
  • 2015 PhD, Vilnius University

Hospital Address :

Kardiolitos klinikos

Medical Expertise of Dr. Giedrius Kvederas

  • Medical expertise in Hip and knee joint replacement, cancerous conditions in the foot area, ankle joints and bones, and many injuries.
  • Popular procedures performed by the specialist are Shoulder Tendon Repair-Rotator Cuff, Carpal Tunnel Release, Meniscus Repair, Knee Arthroscopy, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction, Total Hip Replacement B/L, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Ankle Fusion Surgery, and Total Knee Replacement B/L.
  • He is the author or co-author of numerous scientific papers and reports, as well as a participant in a variety of biomedical studies.
  • Every year, he does around 300 operations.
  • Dr. Giedrius Kvederas is a highly skilled professional who has received training from a number of prestigious institutions.
  • He belongs to the Lithuanian Society of Traumatologists and Orthopedists, the Association of Joint Endoprostheses, and the Lithuanian Foot and Ankle Society, among other organisations.
  • He received his education at a number of prestigious institutions, including The Keggi Orthopedic Foundation in the United States and Oxford University in England.
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Dr. Devendra Singh Solanki: Best Orthopedic Surgeon in Gurugram, India

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, Gurugram, India

21 Years of experience

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Dr. Devendra Singh Solanki is a specialized Orthopedic Surgeon in India. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Gurugram, India. The doctor has over 21 Years of experience and is associated with Artemis Health Institute .

Association and Memberships Dr. Devendra Singh Solanki is part of:

  • Indian Orthopaedic Association
  • Gurgaon Orthopaedic Society

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS Ortho
  • MCh Ortho

Hospital Address :

Artemis Hospitals, Sector 51, Gurugram, Haryana, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Devendra Singh Solanki

  • Medical expertise complex trauma, joint replacement, deformity correction, limb lightening and foot injury treatment.
  • He specialises in ACL Reconstruction, Carpal Tunnel Release, Knee Arthroscopy, Meniscus Repair, and ORIF etc.
  • Member of the Indian Orthopaedic Association and Gurgaon Orthopedic Society.
  • MBBS from Sardar Patel Medical College, Bikaner and MS in Orthopedics from Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur.
  • Presented a paper in IOACON-2000, Jaipur, attended Orthopedics Update-2003 at Base Hospital, Delhi.
  • He has attended a JESS workshop conducted by JESS development & research society Mumbai.
  • Work experience includes Neelkanth Hospitals, Gurgaon, Dr. B. S. Ambedkar Hospital, Rohini, and Sitaram Bhartia Institute of Science & Research, Delhi etc.
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Dr. Halil Ibrahim Balci: Best Orthopaedic Surgeon in Istanbul, Turkey

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, Istanbul, Turkey

15 Years of experience

170 USD for video consultation


Dr. Halil Ibrahim Balci is a specialized Orthopedic Surgeon in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 15 Years of experience and is associated with NPISTANBUL Brain Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Halil Ibrahim Balci is part of:

  • Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Surgery North America Membership
  • Turkish Association of Orthopedics and Traumatology Association
  • Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Association
  • Turkish Association of Sports Injuries, Arthroscopy and Knee Surgery
  • Extremity Reconstruction and Ilizarov Methods Application Development Association (Member of the Board of Directors Since 2015)

Certifications :

  • European Orthopedics and Traumatology (EBOT)

Qualifications :

  • Marmara University, Faculty of Medicine
  • Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology
  • Paley Orthopedic and Spine Institute

Hospital Address :

Saray, NPISTANBUL Brain Hospital, Ahmet Tevfik leri Caddesi,

Medical Expertise of Dr. Halil Ibrahim Balci

  • Medical expertise in Knee Calcification, Hip Calcification, Knee pain, Meniscus Tear, Hip Fracture, ACL Tear, Knee Ligament Injuries, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Gonarthrosis.
  • Joint Sprains, Bone tumors and Cyst, Bone Inflammation and Cancer, Ilizarov and limb reconstruction surgery are also specialties of Dr. Halil Ibrahim Balci.
  • Dr. Associate Professor Halil Ä°brahim Balci has completed his professional education from Faculty of Medicine, Surgical Sciences, Istanbul University, Turkey (2004-10).
  • Thesis on Relationship of posterior arthroscopy portals with anatomical structures according to ankle position (Cadaver study) (2010).
  • His pioneering work in the field of practicing and teaching defining research work in treatment of Orthopedic and Trauma issues.
  • Memberships: LLRS North America, Board member of ERIMPRA, TOTEC, TOTA, and Board member of TOTDER.
  • Dr. Balci also undertakes duties in event organizations and has been Scientific Referee in scientific journals.
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Dr. Anil Joshi : Best Orthopedic Surgeon  in Greater Noida, India

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, Greater Noida, India

22 Years of experience

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Dr Anil Joshi is one of the foremost Orthopedic Surgeon in Greater Noida, India. The clinician holds over 22 years of experience and is associated with Sharda Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Anil Joshi :

  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Deformed Knees
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Pain

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Anil Joshi are listed below

  • Meniscectomy
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Total Hip Replacement U/L
  • Total Knee Replacement Surgery U/L
  • Total Knee Replacement B/L
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy

Association and Memberships Dr. Anil Joshi is part of:

  • Air Vice Marshal MM Srinagesh Silver Medal for standing first in Surgery in MOJC
  • Army Commander's Commendation Card (Western Command)
  • Member Executive Committee Delhi Orthopaedic Association

Qualifications :

  • MS (Orthopedics)
  • MS (General Surgery)
  • MBBS

Hospital Address :

Sharda Health City, Knowledge Park III, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Anil Joshi

  • Board-certified arthroplasty, arthroscopy, and minimally invasive trauma surgery specialist.
  • Clinical interests of Dr. Joshi are Orthopaedics, Joint Replacement, and Spine Surgery.
  • The specialist has 23 years of experience in the Indian Army (Army Medical Corps), 29 years as a general surgeon and 21 years as an orthopaedic surgeon.
  • First in the Northern Region to use Closed Interlocking Nails for Forearm Bones and the USS Spinal System for posterior spinal fixation of the spine.
  • Air Vice Marshal MM Srinagesh Silver Medal in MOJC (1983), Army Commander's Commendation Card (Western Command) (1997), and Member Exec. Comm. DOA (2001).
  • The specialist has to his credit as many as 20 Indexed Publications both National as well as International ones.
  • His qualifications are MBBS, MS (General Surgery), and MS (Orthopaedics).
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Dr. Dhananjay Gupta: Best Orthopedic Surgeon in New Delhi, India

Orthopedic Surgeon

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, New Delhi, India

20 Years of experience

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Dr Dhananjay Gupta is one of the most skillful Orthopedic Surgeon in New Delhi, India. The clinician holds over 20 years of experience and is associated with Fortis Flt. Lt. Rajan Dhall Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Dhananjay Gupta:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Post-traumatic arthritis
  • Torn Rotator Cuff
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Injury

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Dhananjay Gupta are listed below

  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Meniscectomy
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Total Knee Replacement Surgery U/L
  • Total Knee Replacement B/L
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Tendon Repair-Rotator Cuff
  • Total Hip Replacement U/L

Association and Memberships Dr. Dhananjay Gupta is part of:

  • Delhi Orthopaedic Association
  • South Delhi Orthopaedic Society

Certifications :

  • DNB, Diplomat National Board

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • DNB

Hospital Address :

Fortis Flt. Lt. Rajan Dhall Hospital, Vasant Kunj, Pocket 1, Sector B, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Dhananjay Gupta

  • Adult Lower Limb Reconstruction and Replacement Surgeries as Pelvis and Spine, Joint Replacement Surgery for Hip & Knee Joints, and Arthroscopic Surgeries.
  • Treatment of conditions as Shoulder Inflammation, Knee Pain, Post-traumatic arthritis, Torn Rotator Cuff, Deformed Knees, and Osteoarthritis etc.
  • Treasurer, SDOS (2009-12), JS, DOA (2010-12), GS, DOA (2012-15), Secretary, MUS (2014 onwards).
  • He has given talks in state and national level conferences, and is credited with a number of research publications.
  • Dr. Dhananjay Gupta is the Founder member and General Secretary, Bone and Joints care Society.
  • Participant in diagnostic and surgical camps for deformities correction, TV Programs, Interactive Sessions, and he has presented on ”Vividha” program on AIR.
  • Fellowships in Orthopaedics, Joint Replacement, and Sports Injuries at Laud Clinic and Shushrusha Hospital in Dadar, Mumbai, and Tubingen, Germany.
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Dr. Haluk Cabuk: Best Orthopaedic Surgeon in Istanbul, Turkey

Orthopaedic Surgeon

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, Istanbul, Turkey

15 Years of experience

275 USD for video consultation


Dr. Haluk Cabuk is a specialized Orthopedic Surgeon in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 15 Years of experience and is associated with Istinye University Bahcesehir - LIV Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Haluk Cabuk:

  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Torn Rotator Cuff
  • Avascular Necrosis of Hip Joint
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Ankle Injury or Trauma
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Injury or Fracture of the Hip Joint
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries - Brachial Plexus Injury At Bith
  • Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Haluk Cabuk are listed below

  • Total Knee Replacement B/L
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Tendon Repair-Rotator Cuff
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Ankle Fusion Surgery

Qualifications :

  • Private Adana Science High School
  • Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine (Eng)
  • Izmir Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology

Hospital Address :

Ak Veysel Mah, stinye

Medical Expertise of Dr. Haluk Cabuk

  • Medical expertise of Dr. Haluk Cabuk are arthroplasty, Meniscus Tear, rotator sheath tear, Knee surgeries, shoulder surgeries.
  • He specialises in many orthopaedic surgery procedures like Shoulder Arthritis, Hip Osteoarthritis, Major Fractures, and Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia among others.
  • He has worked as an orthopaedic surgeon in Turkey for more than 15 years.
  • Dr. Cabuk received his medical degree from Turkey's famed Izmir Atatürk Training and Research Hospital.
  • He is currently a Consultant Surgeon-Orthopaedics and Traumatology at the Istinye University Medical Faculty Liv Hospital.
  • He has a number of papers in prestigious journals to his name and The Dervis Manizade Science Award has also been bestowed to him.
  • He is a member of the Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Association, as well as the Bone, and Joint Surgery Association.
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Dr. Vibhu Behl: Best Orthopedic Surgeon  in New Delhi, India

Orthopedic Surgeon

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, New Delhi, India

18 Years of experience

45 USD for video consultation


Dr Vibhu Behl is one of the top Orthopedic Surgeon in New Delhi, India. The doctor holds over 18 years of experience and is associated with Indraprastha Apollo Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Vibhu Behl:

  • Deformed Knees
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Post-traumatic arthritis
  • Torn Rotator Cuff
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Injury
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Injury

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Vibhu Behl are listed below

  • Total Knee Replacement B/L
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Tendon Repair-Rotator Cuff
  • Total Hip Replacement U/L
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Meniscectomy
  • Total Knee Replacement Surgery U/L

Association and Memberships Dr. Vibhu Behl is part of:

  • Indian Orthopaedic Association
  • East Delhi Orthopaedic Association
  • Central Delhi Orthopedic Association

Certifications :

  • Clinical Fellowship - Adult Reconstruction, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS

Hospital Address :

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, Mathura Road, Sarita Vihar, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Vibhu Behl

  • His excellence in performing Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Knee Arthroscopy, and ACL Reconstruction Surgery.
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery (Arthroscopic/Mini open), Bunion Surgery, and Shoulder Arthroplasty are also his expertise.
  • Dr. Behl was associated as a Research Associate at Safdarjang Hospital on a project sponsored by the ICMR.
  • Clinical Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction in Singapore's Tan Tock Seng Hospital, conducting Primary and Revision Complex Knee and Hip Replacements.
  • Member of the Indian Orthopaedic Association, East Delhi Orthopaedic Association, and Central Delhi Orthopedic Association.
  • Dr. Bahl served as an Honorary Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon for the BSF, where he performed weekly OPD sessions at their facility.
  • Faculty member to arthroscopy conferences and has published articles in Indian and international indexed and non-indexed journals.
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Dr. Yash Gulati: Best Orthopedic Surgeon  in New Delhi, India

Orthopedic Surgeon

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, New Delhi, India

32 Years of experience

60 USD for video consultation


Dr Yash Gulati is one of the best Orthopedic Surgeon in New Delhi, India. The clinician holds over 32 years of experience and is associated with Indraprastha Apollo Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Yash Gulati:

  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Knee Pain
  • Avascular Necrosis of Hip Joint
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Deformed Knees
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia
  • Rheumatoid arthritis

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Yash Gulati are listed below

  • Meniscus Repair
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Total Hip Replacement U/L
  • Meniscectomy
  • Total Knee Replacement Surgery U/L
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Total Knee Replacement B/L

Association and Memberships Dr. Yash Gulati is part of:

  • Indian Orthopedic Association (IOA)
  • Association of Spine Surgeon of India
  • Indian Arthroplasty Association (IAA)
  • Indian Society for Hip & Knee Surgeons (ISHKS)
  • Delhi Orthopedic Association (DOA)
  • South Delhi Orthopedic Society (SDOS)
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Delhi Medical Association (DMA)
  • Indian Federation Of Sports Medicine (IFSM)
  • Delhi Medical Council (DMC)

Certifications :

  • Awarded Padma Shri by President of India - 2009
  • Conferred Dr. B. C. Roy National Awards by President of India - 2016
  • Appointed Hon. Surgeon to President of India -2016
  • Awarded ??Distinguished Service Award?? by President New Delhi IMA, New Delhi on Doctor??s Day June.
  • Certificate of appreciation from Aligarh Muslim University for teaching spine surgery to faculty.
  • Certificate of appreciation from Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, for Teaching.
  • Best Paper Award, Annual Orthopaedic Conference, Delhi.

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS
  • MCh

Hospital Address :

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, Mathura Road, Sarita Vihar, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Yash Gulati

  • Orthopaedic surgeon with significant contributions to the fields of spine surgery and joint replacement.
  • He is an expert in minimally invasive spine surgery, microdiscectomy for slip discs, and repair of spinal deformities such as scoliosis and spondylolisthesis, etc.
  • Performing primary and revision knee and hip replacement surgeries for over 20 years and has performed thousands of surgeries.
  • Dr. Yash Gulati is India's youngest orthopaedic surgeon to get the Padma Shri award from the President.
  • He has written numerous scientific papers in Indian and Foreign Journals and is a recognized teacher Diplomate of National Board (DNB), Orthopaedics.
  • He was the first to do Endoscopic Disc Surgery for Slip Disc in India and he is among a select number of surgeons who do MITLIF.
  • Dr. Yash Gulati was the President of the DOA and is a Life member of a number of Orthopaedic, Joint Replacement, and Spine Surgery Associations.
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Dr. Diaaeldin Youssef: Best Orthopedic Surgeon in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Orthopedic Surgeon

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, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

12 Years of experience

175 USD for video consultation


Dr Diaaeldin Youssef is one of the best Orthopedic Surgeon in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The doctor holds over 12 years of experience and is associated with Prime Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Diaaeldin Youssef:

  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Avascular Necrosis of Hip Joint
  • Shoulder Inflammation
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Deformed Knees
  • Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia
  • Knee Injury

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Diaaeldin Youssef are listed below

  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Total Hip Replacement U/L
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Meniscectomy
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Total Knee Replacement Surgery U/L
  • Total Knee Replacement B/L

Certifications :

  • Fellowship in arthroscopy and sports medicine in University of Rome, Italy

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MD
  • M.Sc

Hospital Address :

Prime Hospital - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Medical Expertise of Dr. Diaaeldin Youssef

  • Dr. Youssef’s areas of expertise are Sports injuries, Knee, Shoulder, Ankle and Wrist Arthroscopy, and Arthroscopic Management of recurrent shoulder dislocations.
  • Hip and knee replacement and Arthroplasty, all types of fracture treatments including nails, plates and screws, and Minimally Invasive Surgery.
  • Dr. Diaaeldin Mohammed Youssef is an Orthopedist and Joint Replacement surgeon with over 12 years of expertise.
  • Dr. Youssef worked for 8 years at Nasser Institute Hospital and for 4 years in Kuwait.
  • Fellowship in arthroscopy and sports medicine at the University of Rome in Italy and has published research papers and articles in national and international magazines.
  • He has appeared on some of the most well-known medical science shows, where he shared his thoughts on the most recent breakthroughs in Orthopedics.
  • Dr. Diaaeldin has conducted more than 500 ACL reconstructions and 400 shoulder arthroscopies and 100 plus hip and knee replacement procedures.
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Dr. Bhatiprollu S Murthy: Best Orthopaedic Surgeon in Ghaziabad, India

Orthopaedic Surgeon

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, Ghaziabad, India

26 Years of experience

60 USD for video consultation


Dr Bhatiprollu S Murthy is one of the top Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement Surgeon in Ghaziabad, India. The clinician holds over 26 years of experience and is associated with Max Super Specialty Hospital, Vaishali.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Bhatiprollu S Murthy:

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries - Brachial Plexus Injury At Bith
  • Shoulder Inflammation
  • Bone Tumor in the Hip Joint
  • Major Fractures
  • Knee Injury
  • Brachial Plexus Rupture
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Injury

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Bhatiprollu S Murthy are listed below

  • Hip Resurfacing Surgery
  • Total Knee Replacement B/L
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Tendon Repair-Rotator Cuff
  • Ankle Fusion Surgery
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Meniscus Repair

Association and Memberships Dr. Bhatiprollu S Murthy is part of:

  • Indian Orthopaedic Association (IOA)
  • International Society of Hip & Knee Surgeons (ISHKS)
  • Indian Arthroplasty Association (IAS)
  • Delhi Orthopaedic Association (DOA)
  • Odisha Orthopaedic Association (OOA)
  • Delhi Medical Association (DMA)

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS

Hospital Address :

Max Super Speciality Hospital, Vaishali, near Radisson Blu Hotel, Sector-1, Vaishali, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Bhatiprollu S Murthy

  • Medical expertise in Orthopedics and Joint Replacement procedures
  • Hip Arthritis, Knee Arthritis, Joint Replacement of all joints like Knee, Hip, Shoulder, Elbow, small joint of hand and feet, arthroscopic Surgeries for Shoulder and Knee and Pelvic Fractures and Acetabulum.
  • Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, awarded him a fellowship in joint replacement.
  • Also, a visiting fellow in Exeter, England (UK), New Jersey (USA), and Anterp, Belgium.
  • Member of the Indian Orthopaedic Association, the International Society for Hip and Knee, the Indian Arthoplasty Association, and the Delhi Orthopaedic Association, among others.
  • Currently working at Max Hospital in Patparganj, New Delhi as Associate Director and Unit Head of Orthopaedics.
  • Well qualified with an MBBS, Chandra Bhanja Medical college, Orissa and MS, MKCG Medical college, Orissa.

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Dr. Mujeeb Mahammad Shaik: Best Orthopaedics & Spine Surgeon in Ajman, United Arab Emirates

Orthopaedics & Spine Surgeon

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, Ajman, United Arab Emirates

22 Years of experience

220 USD for video consultation


Dr Mujeeb Mahammad Shaik is one of the leading Orthopedic Surgeon in Ajman, United Arab Emirates. The medical practitioner holds over 22 years of experience and is associated with Thumbay University Hospital, Ajman.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Mujeeb Mahammad Shaik:

  • Knee Pain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Knee Injury
  • Avascular Necrosis of Hip Joint
  • Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Mujeeb Mahammad Shaik are listed below

  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Total Hip Replacement U/L
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Total Knee Replacement B/L
  • Total Knee Replacement Surgery U/L
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L

Association and Memberships Dr. Mujeeb Mahammad Shaik is part of:

  • Royal Colleges of Surgeons

Certifications :

  • Fellowshipin - Spine Surgery & Joint Replacement Surgery, UK

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MS

Hospital Address :

Thumbay University Hospital - Ajman - United Arab Emirates

Medical Expertise of Dr. Mujeeb Mahammad Shaik

  • Dr. Mujeeb particularly specialises in lower body joint surgeries and treatments.
  • Dr. Mujeeb has a vast experience in Spine Surgery, Joint Replacement & Knee Arthroscopy. In addition to it, the doctor holds expertise in performing Total Hip Replacement, ACL Reconstruction, Knee Replacement Surgery, Arthroscopic surgery, Tendon Transfer, Shoulder Replacement Surgery, Knee Meniscectomy, and Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Dr. Mujeeb M Shaik is a reputed and experienced Orthopedic & Joint Replacement Surgeon in Ajman with an extensive experience of +22 years in the field.
  • He has successfully completed fellowship in Spine Surgery & Joint Replacement Surgery in UK.
  • The doctor is fluent with English, Hindi, Urdu, and Telugu
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Dr. Erden Erturer: Best Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement Surgeon in Istanbul, Turkey

Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement Surgeon

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, Istanbul, Turkey

22 Years of experience

300 USD for video consultation


Dr. Erden Erturer is a specialized Neurosurgeon in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Ulus, Turkey. The doctor has over 22 Years of experience and is associated with Liv Hospital Ulus.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Erden Erturer:

  • Shoulder Pain
  • Ankle Injury or Trauma
  • Torn Rotator Cuff
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Brachial Plexus Rupture
  • Knee Injury
  • Major Fractures
  • Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia
  • Shoulder Injury

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Erden Erturer are listed below

  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Total Knee Replacement B/L
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Shoulder Tendon Repair-Rotator Cuff
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Ankle Fusion Surgery
  • Hip Resurfacing Surgery

Association and Memberships Dr. Erden Erturer is part of:

  • Turkish Society of Orthopedics and Traumotology
  • Turkish Orthopedics and Traumotology Association
  • Turkish Orthopedics and Traumotology Education Council
  • Turkish Spine Society
  • Turkish Artroplasti Society
  • Extremity Reconstruction and Society of Application and Development of Ilizarov Methods
  • Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery Association
  • AO Alumni Association

Qualifications :

  • Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty Istanbul Sisli Education and Research Hospital and became a specialist in orthopedics and traumatology

Hospital Address :

Ulus Mahallesi, Liv Hospital Group, Canan Sokak, Beikta/Istanbul, Turkey

Medical Expertise of Dr. Erden Erturer

  • Dr. Erden is one of the best Orthopedics and Traumatology specialist, who is renowned for his areas of expertise, which includes Joint Diseases and Arthroplasty, Hand Surgery, Sports Injuries, and Spine Surgery
  • He is mostly referred for the following treatments- Osteochondrosis, Scoliosis, Coxarthrosis, Osteomyelitis, Fracture of Clavicle, Jaw Fracture, Osteoblastoma, and Kyphosis
  • Other surgeries performed by him are Hip Replacement Knee Replacement, Shoulder Replacement, Meniscus Surgery, Osteoarthritis Treatment, Tennis or Golfer's Elbow Treatment, Elbow Joint Replacement, Hip Fracture Surgery, Elbow Surgery, Ankle Fusion Surgery
  • Dr. Erden Erturer is an orthopedic surgeon with an experience of over 26 years in his field of orthopedics and traumatology
  • Dr. Erden is an esteemed member of various scientific societies such as TOTBiD, TOTDER, TOTEK, TOD, TSS, Turkish Artroplasti Society, ASAMÄ° TÜRK, Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery Association
  • He has been a part of several national (21), international (26) research projects and publications.
  • Moreover, he has an excellent command over English and Turkish languages.
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Dr. Manoj Miglani: Best Orthopedic Surgeon in New Delhi, India

Orthopedic Surgeon

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, New Delhi, India

22 Years of experience

60 USD for video consultation


Dr Manoj Miglani is one of the best Orthopedic Surgeon in New Delhi, India. The clinician holds over 20 years of experience and is associated with Fortis Flt. Lt. Rajan Dhall Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Manoj Miglani:

  • Knee Injury
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia
  • Avascular Necrosis of Hip Joint
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Manoj Miglani are listed below

  • Total Knee Replacement B/L
  • Total Hip Replacement B/L
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Total Hip Replacement U/L
  • Total Knee Replacement Surgery U/L
  • Shoulder Tendon Repair-Rotator Cuff
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy

Association and Memberships Dr. Manoj Miglani is part of:

  • Delhi Orthopedic Association
  • AOSpine
  • Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSI)

Certifications :

  • Fellowship in spine Surgery

Qualifications :

  • MBBS,MS

Hospital Address :

Fortis Flt. Lt. Rajan Dhall Hospital, Vasant Kunj, Pocket 1, Sector B, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Medical Expertise of Dr. Manoj Miglani

  • Medical expertise in minimally invasive spine surgeries including fixations and endoscopic procedures.
  • Complex AceTabular Fractures, Pott’s spine decompression and fixation, laminectomy, and spondylolisthesis are also his expertise areas.
  • MBBS from Maulana Azad Medical College and MS (Ortho) for All India Institute of Medical Sciences.
  • AO spine fellowship from Queen’s Medical Center, Nottingham and Stryker fellowship in Arthroplasty from Indraprastha Apollo Hospital.
  • He has worked with AIIMS, Indraprastha Apollo, Jaipur Golden hospital, and Artemis hospital
  • Dr. Manoj Miglani is a member of ASSI, DOA, and Spine Society, Delhi.
  • Dr. Miglani has accomplished procedures associated with knee and hip replacements.
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Top Orthopedics Specialist in South Africa

About Orthopaedic Doctor

An Orthopaedic doctor specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of your musculoskeletal system that is your bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, nerves, and tendons. While some orthopaedists are generalists, others specialize in certain areas of the body like:

  • Hip and knee
  • Foot and ankle
  • Shoulder and elbow
  • Hand
  • Spine

People sometimes might confuse Orthopaedic doctors with Orthopaedic surgeons. It is important to note that not all Orthopaedic doctors are Orthopaedic surgeons. Orthopaedic surgeons are trained in conducting orthopaedic surgeries, which is not the case with an orthopaedic physician.

People visit an Orthopaedic doctor for various musculoskeletal issues including:

  • Sports injuries
  • Back pain, ruptured disks and spinal stenosis
  • Bone tumors
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome, hand arthritis and hand injuries
  • Club foot, bow legs and hip dysplasia
  • Orthopaedic trauma
  • Limb lengthening
  • Achilles tendon injuries, bunions and foot and ankle injuries
  • Osteoporosis
  • Arthritis

Procedures Performed by Orthopaedic Doctor in South Africa

Below are some of the most commonly performed Orthopaedic procedures:

  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Revision Joint Surgery
  • Debridement
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Bone Fusion
  • Soft tissue repair
  • Bone fracture repair
  • Osteotomy
  • Arthroscopy
  • Treatment for bone or muscle injury
  • Spine Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Hip Replacement surgery

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Types of Orthopaedic Doctors

Orthopaedic doctors can be categorized into three types depending on the nature of procedures they perform.

  • Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Sports Medicine Specialist

About Orthopaedic Surgeon

An Orthopaedic surgeon, or orthopaedic surgeon, is a surgeon who is specialized in the diagnosis, pre-operative, operative and post-operative treatment of diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system.

Orthopaedics is the branch of surgery dealing with the conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopaedic surgeons use surgical as well as nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, spine diseases, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

Orthopaedic surgeons work closely with other healthcare professionals like pediatrician, sports medicine specialist etc.

Below are major roles of an Orthopaedic surgeon:

  • Diagnosis of your injury or disorder
  • Medication, exercise, casting, surgery and/ or other options
  • Patient rehabilitation by recommending exercises or physical therapy to restore movement, strength and function
  • Prevention with information and treatment plans to prevent any future injury or slow the progression of disease

Procedures Performed by Orthopaedic Surgeons in South Africa

  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Sports injuries
  • Back pain, ruptured disks and spinal stenosis
  • Bone tumors
  • Carpal tunnel, hand arthritis and hand injuries
  • Club foot, bow legs and hip dysplasia
  • Orthopaedic trauma
  • Limb lengthening
  • Achilles tendon injuries, bunions and foot and ankle injuries
  • Osteoporosis
  • Arthritis

About Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon

Pediatric orthopaedic surgeon is a doctor who specialises in diagnosing, treating and managing the mucoskeletal problems in infants, children and young adults. Mucoskeletal problems involve the problems, disorders and conditions dealing with bone, joint or muscle. Some of the common muco skeletal problems for which you can visit pediatricOrthopaedic surgeons are limb and spine deformities (eg scoliosis, pigeon foot, clubfoot), abnormal posture, limping, bone and joint infections or for the treatment of broken bones.

Procedures Performed by Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon in South Africa

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Procedures
  • Revision Joint Surgery
  • Debridement
  • Bone Fusion
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Soft tissue repair
  • Internal fixation of bones
  • Osteotomy
  • Bone fracture repair

About Sports Medicine Specialist

A Sports Medicine specialist is a physician specialized in the prevention, treatment and injury caused by sports illness and injury. He helps in increasing the functioning, minimizing disability and helping in not losing time away from sports, work, or school.

Sports medicine is not a separate medical speciality. A sports medicine specialist is usually a doctor certified in a certain speciality like Orthopaedics, paediatrics, emergency medicine etc. followed by an additional training for the treatment and management of any sports injuries. For instance:

  • Physical Therapists: Helps in rehabilitation of people and their recovery.
  • Certified Athletic Trainers: Povide a rehabilitative exercise regime helping patients to regain strength and develop conditioning programs to prevent future injury.
  • Nutritionists: Assists in weight loss or weight gain and provides dietary plan or advice to help improve the physical functioning and recovery.

If you have come across any injury while playing sports, riding bicycle, running or performing any other vigorous activity, then it is advised to visit a sports medicine specialist.

Below are the major job roles commonly performed by a sports medicine specialist:

  • Diagnosing and treating athletic injuries
  • Developing treatment and rehabilitation strategies
  • Consultation and checkup sessions with patients to monitor the recovery progress
  • Prescribing medication and best practices for the treatment and progress

Procedures Performed by Sports Medicine Specialist in South Africa

Some of the injuries treated by a sports medicine doctors are:

  • Ankle sprains
  • Fractures
  • Knee and shoulder injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Exercise-induced asthma
  • Heat illness
  • Concussions
  • Eating disorders
  • Cartilage injuries

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Which are some of the best hospitals Orthopedics Specialists in South Africa are associated with?

Given below are some of the most popular hospitals in South Africa where orthopedics specialist work:

Who is an Orthopedic Specialist?

Orthopedics is a medical field that focuses on conditions and diseases that affect the musculoskeletal system. This includes your ligaments, bones, joints, tendons, muscles, and nerves.

People visit an orthopedic doctor when they suffer from an injury or have a chronic condition, such as lower back pain or arthritis.

An orthopedic specialist is also referred to as an orthopedic surgeon, who focuses on helping you in getting relief from musculoskeletal issues. Their duties generally include:

  • Diagnosing as well as treating conditions that may affect your musculoskeletal system.
  • Assisting or rehabilitation, aimed at regaining movement, strength, flexibility, and range of motion following an injury or surgery.
  • Forming strategies or treatment plans to prevent injury and to provide alternative treatment options to prevent worsening of chronic conditions like arthritis.
  • While an orthopedic specialist has complete knowledge about all parts of the musculoskeletal system, some of them specialize further. Some of the subspecialty areas of orthopedics include hip, spine, knee, foot, ankle, shoulder, elbow, hand, trauma surgery, and sports medicine.

Different orthopedic specialists specialize even further in specific parts of the body, such as the hip, ankle, foot, or shoulder. A few of them also specialize in treating children. Pediatric orthopedists monitor bone growth issues in children, such as like scoliosis or developmental problems that a child is born with, such as clubfoot or hip dysplasia.

What are the qualifications of an Orthopedic Specialist?

Aspiring orthopedic specialists need to obtain a 5½ years MBBS degree and then 2- 3 years MS (orthopedics). Interested candidates have to follow the below-given steps to become an orthopedic specialist:

Step 1:

Science students who have appeared in +2 (with Chemistry, physics, and biology as main subjects) need to appear in a medical entrance test.

Step 2:

After completing the four and half years of MBBS course and one year and six months of mandatory training, one has to pursue MS (Ortho) to work as an Orthopaedic Surgeon.

Step 3:

After completing two to three years of MS (Ortho) course, an Orthopaedist can get jobs in government hospitals and can also open their own clinic to provide services to patients.

What conditions does an Orthopedic Specialist treat?

Orthopedic doctors treat a wide variety of conditions, including but not limited to the following:

  • tennis elbow
  • ankle sprain
  • meniscus tear
  • bone fractures
  • muscle strains
  • joint or back pain
  • arthritis
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • injuries to tendons or ligaments like tendonitis, sprains, and ACL tears
  • limb abnormalities, such as bowlegs and clubfoot
  • bone cancer
  • fractures, such as broken hip, broken wrist, kneecap, compression fracture of the vertebrae
  • ruptured disks and spinal stenosis
  • Carpal tunnel, hand arthritis, and hand injuries
  • club foot, bow legs, and hip dysplasia
  • Achilles tendon injuries, bunions, and foot, and ankle injuries
  • osteoporosis, osteomyelitis, osteomalacia
  • Tenosynovitis, tendinitis, muscle atrophy
What diagnostic tests are required by Orthopedics Specialist?

Your orthopedic specialist may recommend some tests to get a better picture of your problem. Most of the diagnostic imaging procedures are noninvasive and also give high-resolution images of bones, tendons, joints, or muscles.

Some diagnostic tests to detect orthopedic conditions are as follows:

  • Bone density scan
  • Computerized axial tomography (CAT) scan
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray
  • Arthrography
  • Bone scan
  • Computed Tomography (CT Scan)
  • Discography
  • Doppler Ultrasound
  • Dual-Photon Absorptiometry
  • Electromyography
  • Peripheral Bone Density Testing
  • Radiographs
When should you visit an Orthopedic Specialist?

The human body has more than 300 bones and joints. If just one of them is not functioning properly, you could experience pain and discomfort which may affect your day-to-day activities. You may want to know when to visit an orthopedic specialist. An orthopedic doctor specializes in the treatment of conditions related to the bones and joints and can help in the diagnosis and treatment of your ailments. Knowing when to see an orthopedic doctor may not be always easy, but the below-given symptoms and signs are a sure indication to see an orthopedic specialist.

  • Difficulty performing daily activities
  • Suffering from consistent chronic pain
  • Range of motions becoming very limited
  • Experiencing instability while walking or standing
  • Have a soft tissue injury
  • Any joint or bone injury with broken skin
  • Joint or extremity is deformed, for example, a finger that is now crooked
  • Loss of range of motion in a joint like your elbow, knee, or shoulder
  • Pain, swelling, loss of motion, and discoloration lasting more than 48 hours
  • Tingling and numb hands
  • Trouble climbing stairs
  • Shoulder pain
  • Painful joints
  • Twisted ankles
  • Swollen wrist or joints
  • Weak, stiff, bruised muscles
What can you expect from your first visit with an Orthopedic Specialist?

An orthopedic specialist will ask you about your general health, previous health conditions, complete family medical history, and other current conditions that you may be suffering from. They will especially want to know about conditions such as anemia, diabetes, arthritis, osteoporosis, obesity, and hypertension, because these conditions may affect the treatment options that the surgeon provides.

You need to discuss all pain that you are currently experiencing with your orthopedic doctor. You will also likely discuss it in detail with your doctor.

Also, make sure you discuss any past injuries or existing conditions that could be having a negative effect on the existing orthopedic condition. Before your consultation with the doctor, it might be helpful to maintain a pain journal where you could record activities and positions that are causing pain anywhere in the body. Don’t forget to bring the journal along with you for your consultation and share it with the doctor.

Which are the most common procedures performed by an Orthopedics Specialist?

An orthopedic medical procedure is part of a medical procedure used for the treatment of conditions of the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic specialists utilize both nonsurgical and surgical methods to treat musculoskeletal injuries, sports injuries, spine ailments, tumors, degenerative diseases, and inborn disorders.

Here is the list of common orthopedic surgeries.

  • ACL Reconstruction Surgery
  • Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Shoulder Replacement Surgery
  • Hip Replacement Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Repair
  • Spinal Surgeries
  • Joint Fusion
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Laminectomy
  • Osteotomy
  • Vertebroplasty / Kyphoplasty
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Herniated Disk Surgery

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