An insight into the most common orthopaedic surgeries performed in India.
Orthopaedic Surgery includes knee replacement, hip replacement, rotator cuff repair, ACL, PCL & many more procedures. Orthopedic surgery brings in the ideal solution for treating the musculoskeletal system in case of damage, injury or any other condition. All of the below orthopadeic surgeries are performed at Vihaa Hospital by some of the best surgeons in the country!
The most common reason for knee replacement surgery is to relieve severe pain caused by osteoarthritis. People who need knee replacement surgery usually have problems walking, climbing stairs, and getting in and out of chairs. Some also have knee pain at rest.
Hip replacement surgery is a procedure in which a doctor surgically removes a painful hip joint with arthritis and replaces it with an artificial joint often made from metal and plastic components. It usually is done when all other treatment options have failed to provide adequate pain relief. The procedure should relieve a painful hip joint, making walking easier.
Arthritis basically is inflammation of one or more joints in the body. Main symptoms in arthritis include stiffness & joint pain which typically become worse with aging. Osteoarthritis & rheumatoid arthritis are the most common forms of this medical condition.
Treatments of arthritis vary depending upon the type of ailment. Some common signs & symptoms of arthritis include severe pain, swelling, stiffness, redness & decrease in range of motion. General risk factors for arthritis include obesity, family history, sex, age & previous joint injury. Severe arthritis may even make daily activity challenging.
Pediatric orthopedic surgeons diagnose, treat, and manage children’s musculoskeletal problems including the following:
· Limb and spine deformities (such as club foot, scoliosis)
· Gait abnormalities (limping)
· Bone and joint infections
· Broken bones
ACL Reconstruction Surgery:
A standout amongst the most widely recognized knee injuries is an Anterior Cruciate Ligament sprain or tear. Athletes who take an interest in intense interest sports like soccer, football, and basketball are bound to harm their anterior cruciate ligaments.
In the event that you have harmed your ACL, you may expect surgical procedure to recover full capacity of your knee. This will rely upon a few elements, for example, the seriousness of your damage and your movement level.