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, Bangkok, Thailand

35 Years of experience

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Dr. Pibul Itiravivong is a specialized Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon in Thailand. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Bangkok, Thailand. The doctor has over 35 Years of experience and is associated with Bangpakok 9 International Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Pibul Itiravivong:

  • Shoulder Inflammation
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia
  • Torn Rotator Cuff
  • Avascular Necrosis of Hip Joint
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Bone Tumor in the Hip Joint
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Brachial Plexus Avulsion

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Pibul Itiravivong are listed below

  • Meniscus Repair

Association and Memberships Dr. Pibul Itiravivong is part of:

  • Thai Board of Orthopedics
  • Thai Medical Council

Certifications :

  • Certified Spinal Surgery Oswestry, U.K.
  • Certified Paediatric Orthopaedics Oswestry, U.K.

Qualifications :

  • M.D., Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University
  • Orthopedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University
  • Diploma British Orthopaedics University Birmingham

Hospital Address :

Bangpakok 9 International Hospital, International Hospital, Rama II Road, Bang Mot, Chom Thong, Bangkok, Thailand

Medical Expertise of Dr. Pibul Itiravivong

  • Orthopedics is the main area of expertise of Dr. Pibul
  • Dr. Pibul is a master of Arthroplasty, Spine Surgery, Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma, and many more.
  • An eminent & leading Orthopedic surgeon in Bangkok with 35+ years of experience
  • Holds prestigious membership of the Thai Board of Orthopedics (Thai Medical Council) and a Certified British Orthopedics by University of Birmingham, UK
  • Dr. Pibul pursued his international training in Orthopedics from University of Birmingham (UK), Spine Fellow from Oswestry (UK), Pediatric Orthopedic from Oswestry and Biomaterials from University of London.
  • Dr. Pibul Itiravivong is fluent in English, and Thai
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, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

20 Years of experience

 


Dr. Feras Haidar is a specialized Orthopedic Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Al Nahda Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Nahda.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Feras Haidar:

  • Ankle Injury or Trauma
  • Brachial Plexus Avulsion
  • Knee Pain
  • Avascular Necrosis of Hip Joint
  • Injury or Fracture of the Hip Joint
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Torn Rotator Cuff
  • Deformed Knees
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis (Most Common)

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Feras Haidar are listed below

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

Association and Memberships Dr. Feras Haidar is part of:

  • Member of AO-trauma Community
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of ICJR-ME
  • Member of International Society of Technology Arthroplasty (ISTA)
  • Member of Syrian Orthopedic Society

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MD

Hospital Address :

NMC Speciality Hospital Al Nahda Dubai - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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, Mansourieh, Lebanon

9 Years of experience

 


Dr. Joseph Habanbo is a specialized Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon in Lebanon. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Mansourieh, Lebanon. The doctor has over 9 Years of experience and is associated with Bellevue Medical Center.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Joseph Habanbo:

  • Bow Legs
  • Blount's Disease
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Hip Dysplasia

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Joseph Habanbo are listed below

  • Knee Arthroscopy

Qualifications :

  • Subspecialty ?? Montpellier University, France

Hospital Address :

Bellevue Medical Center, Mansourieh, Lebanon

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, Mansourieh, Lebanon

20 Years of experience

 


Dr. Ismat Ghanem is a specialized Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon in Lebanon. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Mansourieh, Lebanon. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with Bellevue Medical Center.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Ismat Ghanem:

  • Meniscus Tear
  • Bow Legs
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Knee Injury
  • Shoulder Inflammation
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Ankle Injury or Trauma
  • Knee Pain
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Ismat Ghanem are listed below

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fusion Surgery

Qualifications :

  • Specialty Diploma in Orthopedic Surgery, Saint Joseph University, Beirut

Hospital Address :

Bellevue Medical Center, Mansourieh, Lebanon

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, Mansourieh, Lebanon

15 Years of experience

 


Dr. Rami Khalifeh is a specialized Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon in Lebanon. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Mansourieh, Lebanon. The doctor has over 15 Years of experience and is associated with Bellevue Medical Center.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Rami Khalifeh:

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Bow Legs
  • Ankle Injury or Trauma
  • Knee Pain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Blount's Disease
  • Knee Injury

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Rami Khalifeh are listed below

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fusion Surgery
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction

Qualifications :

  • Orthopedic Surgery, Saint Joseph University, Beirut
  • General Orthopedics, Paris XIII University, France
  • Pediatric Orthopedics, Paris VI University, France
  • Diploma (DIU) in Arthroscopy & Gait Analysis, Paris VII University, France

Hospital Address :

Bellevue Medical Center, Mansourieh, Lebanon

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, Warsaw, Poland

15 Years of experience

 


Dr. Tomasz Szymanski is a specialized Orthopedic Surgeon in Poland. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Gdansk, Poland. The doctor has over 15 Years of experience and is associated with Carolina Medical Center.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Tomasz Szymanski:

  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Bone Tumor in the Hip Joint
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Brachial Plexus Rupture
  • Major Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis (Most Common)

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Tomasz Szymanski are listed below

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

Association and Memberships Dr. Tomasz Szymanski is part of:

  • Polish Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (PTOiTr)
  • European Society of Sport Traumatology Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA)
  • Polish Arthroscopic Society (PTArtro) member of the Polish section of the Childrens Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Polish Society of Arthroscopy and Polish Cystic Fibrosis Society.

Qualifications :

  • 10/2008-17/06/2014 Medical University of Lublin

Hospital Address :

Carolina Medical Center, Pory, Warsaw, Poland

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, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

15+ Years of experience

 


Dr. Salah Eldin Elghote is a specialized Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 15+ Years of experience and is associated with Zulekha Hospital Sharjah.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Salah Eldin Elghote:

  • Knee Pain
  • Bow Legs
  • Knee Injury
  • Inguinal Hernia (in Groin)
  • Blount's Disease
  • Complicated Acute Appendicitis
  • Hip Dysplasia

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Salah Eldin Elghote are listed below

  • Appendectomy
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • MD

Hospital Address :

Zulekha Hospital - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates

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, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

15 Years of experience

 


Dr. Arkan Harb Alhuneiti is a specialized Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 15 Years of experience and is associated with Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery Dubai.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Arkan Harb Alhuneiti:

  • Knee Pain
  • Blount's Disease
  • Bow Legs
  • Knee Injury
  • Hip Dysplasia

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Arkan Harb Alhuneiti are listed below

  • Knee Arthroscopy

Certifications :

  • Fellowship in Canada
  • American Fellowship in Spine Research

Qualifications :

  • MBBS
  • GICD

Hospital Address :

Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery Dubai - Sheikh Zayed Road - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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, Bangkok, Thailand

10 Years of experience

 


Dr. Pawaris Sukwanich is a specialized Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon in Thailand. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Bangkok, Thailand. The doctor has over 10 Years of experience and is associated with Vejthani Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Pawaris Sukwanich:

  • Knee Injury
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Knee Pain
  • Blount's Disease
  • Bow Legs

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Pawaris Sukwanich are listed below

  • Knee Arthroscopy

Association and Memberships Dr. Pawaris Sukwanich is part of:

  • Thai Medical Council
  • The Royal College of Orthopedic Surgeons of Thailand

Qualifications :

  • Medical Doctor, Faculty of Medicine, Srinakharinwirot University.

Hospital Address :

Vejthani Hospital, 1 Soi Lat Phrao 111 Klong-Chan Bangkapi Bangkok, Thailand

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, Bangkok, Thailand

18 Years of experience

 


Dr. Perachit Eamsobhana is a specialized Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon in Thailand. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Bangkok, Thailand. The doctor has over 18 Years of experience and is associated with Vejthani Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Perachit Eamsobhana:

  • Blount's Disease
  • Knee Injury
  • Bow Legs
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Knee Pain

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Perachit Eamsobhana are listed below

  • Knee Arthroscopy

Association and Memberships Dr. Perachit Eamsobhana is part of:

  • Thai Medical Association
  • Thai Medical Council
  • Thai Orthopedics Association

Certifications :

  • 2007-2008 - Fellowship in Hand and Microvascular, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • 2008-2009 - Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Visiting Fellow in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Iowa Health Care, USA

Qualifications :

  • 2002 - M.D. (Medical Doctor), Faculty of Medicine, Srinakarinviroth University Thailand
  • 2007 - Thai Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Hospital Address :

Vejthani Hospital, 1 Soi Lat Phrao 111 Klong-Chan Bangkapi Bangkok, Thailand

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, Ankara, Turkey

17 Years of experience

 


Dr. Dursun Cigdem is a specialized Orthopedic Surgeon in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Ankara, Turkey. The doctor has over 17 Years of experience and is associated with VM Medical Park Ankara.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Dursun Cigdem:

  • Knee Injury
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Bone Tumor in the Hip Joint
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries - Brachial Plexus Injury At Bith
  • Hip Fracture or Hip Dysplasia
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Injury

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Dursun Cigdem are listed below

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

Qualifications :

  • Ondokuz May?s University Faculty of Medicine
  • Izmir Ataturk Training and Research Hospital

Hospital Address :

Kent Koop Mah., Medical Park Ankara Hastanesi, 1868. Sok., Batkent/Yenimahalle/Yenimahalle/Ankara, Turkey

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, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

30 Years of experience

 


Dr. Mohamed Abdurraouf Elghabrun is a specialized Orthopedic Surgeon in United Arab Emirates. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The doctor has over 30 Years of experience and is associated with Canadian Specialist Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Mohamed Abdurraouf Elghabrun:

  • Injury or Fracture of the Hip Joint
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Ankle Injury or Trauma
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Shoulder Inflammation
  • Bone Tumor in the Hip Joint
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Major Fractures
  • Knee Pain
  • Osteoarthritis (Most Common)

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Mohamed Abdurraouf Elghabrun are listed below

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

Association and Memberships Dr. Mohamed Abdurraouf Elghabrun is part of:

  • Member of Scientific Council of Arab Board for Surgery
  • Member of Scientific Council of Arab Board for Orthopaedics
  • Head of Examination Committee in the Arab Board of Orthopaedics
  • Member of the Executive Committee in the Libyan Medical Board (Post graduate organization).
  • Chairman of The Libyan Orthopaedic Board, Head of the Examination Committee in Libyan Orthopaedic Board.
  • Undergraduate Examiner in Benghazi, Tripoli, Zawia, Misrata, Gerian, Koms Medical Schools in Libya
  • Postgraduate Examiner in Orthopaedics in the Arab and Libyan Boards

Certifications :

  • F.R.C.S Royal College of Surgeons of England 1975
  • F.R.C.S Ed. Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1975
  • F.R.C.S (Glas.) Honorary 2005

Qualifications :

  • MBChB

Hospital Address :

Canadian Specialist Hospital - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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, Samsun, Turkey

35 Years of experience

 


Dr. Turgut Nedim Karaismailoglu is a specialized Orthopedic Surgeon in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Samsun, Turkey. The doctor has over 35 Years of experience and is associated with VM Medical Park Samsun Hospital.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Turgut Nedim Karaismailoglu:

  • Brachial Plexus Avulsion
  • Deformed Knees
  • Avascular Necrosis of Hip Joint
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Erb's Palsy
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Most Common)
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Major Fractures
  • Torn Rotator Cuff

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Turgut Nedim Karaismailoglu are listed below

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

Qualifications :

  • Hacettepe University School of Medicine
  • Hacettepe University School of Medicine - Orthopedics and Traumatology USA
  • USA Hand Surgery and Traumatology

Hospital Address :

Cumhuriyet, Medical Park, 39. Sokak, Atakum/Samsun, Turkey

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, Tel-Hashomer, Israel

28 Years of experience

 


Dr. Amos Schindler is a specialized Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon in Israel. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Tel Hashomer, Israel. The doctor has over 28 Years of experience and is associated with Sheba Medical Center.

Following are some of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Amos Schindler:

  • Osteoarthritis (Most Common)
  • Torn Rotator Cuff
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Shoulder Inflammation
  • Avascular Necrosis of Hip Joint
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Blount's Disease

Some of the most popular procedures Dr. Amos Schindler are listed below

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

Association and Memberships Dr. Amos Schindler is part of:

  • The Israeli Medical Association
  • Israeli Association of Orthopedics
  • Association of surgery of the foot and ankle in Israel
  • Pediatric Orthopedics in Israel
  • European Society of Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Sports medicine in Israel

Qualifications :

  • MD from the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem
  • Internship at the Orthopedic Department, Sheba Medical Center
  • Internships in the United States in the field of Child and Adult Orthopedic Surgery of the Foot

Hospital Address :

Sheba Medical Center, Derech Sheba, Ramat Gan, Israel

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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 pediatric orthopedic 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

  • 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

Top Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeons

DoctorAssociated Hospital
Dr. Mohamed Abdurraouf ElghabrunCanadian Specialist Hospital, Dubai
Dr. Pibul ItiravivongBangpakok 9 International Hospital, Bangkok
Dr. Rami KhalifehBellevue Medical Center, Mansourieh
Dr. Imre DreissigerDr. Rose Private Hospital, Budapest
Dr. Elie SalibaBellevue Medical Center, Mansourieh
Dr. Perachit EamsobhanaVejthani Hospital, Bangkok
Dr. Puneet MishraFortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh, New Delhi
Dr. Gorka KnorrCentro Medico Teknon, Barcelona

Frequently Asked Questions

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Which are some of the procedures performed by Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeons?

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Which are some of the best hospitals Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeons are associated with?
Which are some of the conditions treated by Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

Check out the conditions performed by pediatric orthopedic surgeons:

  • Knee Pain
  • Damaged joint
  • Blount's Disease
  • Knee Injury
  • Bow Legs
  • Shorten or lengthen a deformed bone
  • Hip Dysplasia
Who is a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

Pediatric orthopaedic surgeons are trained in diagnosing, treating and managing the musculoskeletal problems in children. They are best-trained to properly evaluate and treat musculoskeletal (muscle, bone, joint) problems in children who are still growing.

A pediatric orthopedic surgeon treats children from the newborn stage through teenage years. They choose to make pediatric care the main focus of their medical practice. The unique nature of medical as well as surgical care of children is learned from advanced training.

Pediatric orthopedic surgeons diagnose and treat children’s musculoskeletal problems including:

  • Limb and spine deformities
  • Gait abnormalities
  • Bone and joint infection
  • Broken bone
What are the qualifications of a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

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:

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

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeons can treat a wide variety of conditions, including:

  • Knee Injury
  • Bow Legs
  • Knee Pain
  • Damaged joint
  • Blount's Disease
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Shorten or lengthen a deformed bone
  • Limb and spine deformities
  • Bone and joint infections
  • Gait abnormalities
  • Broken bones
What diagnostic tests are required by Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

Some diagnostic tests to detect orthopedic conditions are as follows:

  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray
  • Arthrography
  • Bone scan
  • Bone density scan
  • Computerized axial tomography scan
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Electromyography
  • Peripheral Bone Density Testing
  • Radiographs
  • Computed Tomography
  • Discography
  • Doppler Ultrasound
  • Dual-Photon Absorptiometry
When should you visit a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

If your child experiences the below given signs and symptoms, he/she should see an pediatric orthopedic surgeon:

  • Ligaments
  • Bones problem
  • Tendons
  • Joints problem
  • Injury-Related Pain
  • Morning Stiffness
  • Bruising
  • Persisting Pain
What can you expect from your first visit with a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

When a patient visits a clinic for the first consultation, the Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeonwill do a thorough examination. Then, the Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon will ask some questions and review the patient’s detailed health history. This will include an assessment of the tests and scans the patient might have had beforehand. The Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon can then develop a treatment strategy that suits the patient.

At the first appointment, the cancer specialist will talk to the patient about treatment options. The Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon will tell which ones are available at present, what the side effects may be, and how effective they are. Then the specialist will recommend a course and then suggest when the treatments should start.

Which are the most common procedures performed by a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?
  • Debridement
  • Bone Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Procedures
  • Internal fixation of bones
  • Osteotomy
  • Bone fracture repair
  • Revision Joint Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Soft tissue repair

More FAQs

Who is a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

Pediatric orthopaedic surgeons are trained in diagnosing, treating and managing the musculoskeletal problems in children. They are best-trained to properly evaluate and treat musculoskeletal (muscle, bone, joint) problems in children who are still growing.

A pediatric orthopedic surgeon treats children from the newborn stage through teenage years. They choose to make pediatric care the main focus of their medical practice. The unique nature of medical as well as surgical care of children is learned from advanced training.

Pediatric orthopedic surgeons diagnose and treat children’s musculoskeletal problems including:

  • Limb and spine deformities
  • Gait abnormalities
  • Bone and joint infection
  • Broken bone
What are the qualifications of a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

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:

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

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeons can treat a wide variety of conditions, including:

  • Knee Injury
  • Bow Legs
  • Knee Pain
  • Damaged joint
  • Blount's Disease
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Shorten or lengthen a deformed bone
  • Limb and spine deformities
  • Bone and joint infections
  • Gait abnormalities
  • Broken bones
What diagnostic tests are required by Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

Some diagnostic tests to detect orthopedic conditions are as follows:

  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray
  • Arthrography
  • Bone scan
  • Bone density scan
  • Computerized axial tomography scan
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Electromyography
  • Peripheral Bone Density Testing
  • Radiographs
  • Computed Tomography
  • Discography
  • Doppler Ultrasound
  • Dual-Photon Absorptiometry
When should you visit a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

If your child experiences the below given signs and symptoms, he/she should see an pediatric orthopedic surgeon:

  • Ligaments
  • Bones problem
  • Tendons
  • Joints problem
  • Injury-Related Pain
  • Morning Stiffness
  • Bruising
  • Persisting Pain
What can you expect from your first visit with a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?

When a patient visits a clinic for the first consultation, the Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeonwill do a thorough examination. Then, the Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon will ask some questions and review the patient’s detailed health history. This will include an assessment of the tests and scans the patient might have had beforehand. The Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon can then develop a treatment strategy that suits the patient.

At the first appointment, the cancer specialist will talk to the patient about treatment options. The Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon will tell which ones are available at present, what the side effects may be, and how effective they are. Then the specialist will recommend a course and then suggest when the treatments should start.

Which are the most common procedures performed by a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon?
  • Debridement
  • Bone Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Procedures
  • Internal fixation of bones
  • Osteotomy
  • Bone fracture repair
  • Revision Joint Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Soft tissue repair