Overview:  Have you been recently facing problem in sitting in and moving out of the chair or while moving and often feel uncomfortable while sleeping then you might have to see a doctor? The Hip joint is a ball and socket mechanism that helps a person to move their legs for everyday activities.  Though people consider this as a last preference for their pain relief, but hip joint replacement surgery in India has massive success...
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  Overview: The roots of orthopedic surgical procedure are carefully connected to the treatment of pediatric skeletal deformities. Orthopedics is a medical specialty that focuses on the diagnosis, correction, prevention, and treatment of patients with skeletal deformities - disorders of the bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, nerves and skin. These elements make up the musculoskeletal system. The correction of spinal and bony deformities became the cornerstone of orthopedic practice. The physicians who specialize in this...
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Joint replacement surgery in India Joint arthroplasty is defined as the replacement of worn out arthritic joints in the body with artificial implants/prosthesis for pain relief, increased mobility and movements. Weight bearing joints in the body normally get worn out with increasing age. The common joints involved are the knees and hips. The other joints which rarely do get worn out are the shoulders and elbows. When this happens, the worn out bones are replaced...
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Arthroscopy in India Medical tourism is at its peak and this has benefitted hordes of patients across the globe. This way these medical tourists can gain the advantages of the treatment packages and also the healthcare specialists available in other countries; especially the Arthroscopy in India. Arthroscopy is a very advanced minimally invasive surgical procedure that is performed on a specific joint – the diagnosis and the damage is treated using an instrument known as...
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Overview: Orthopaedic surgery is a specialty dealing with acute injuries, congenital and acquired disorders and chronic arthritic or overuse conditions of the bones, joints and their associated soft tissues, including ligaments, nerves and muscles. Back pain, sports injuries, arthritic hips and knees, and stiff neck muscles are just a few of the musculoskeletal conditions that have an enormous impact on the entire health care system. An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician devoted to the diagnosis,...
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Introduction Today, across the globe, there are countless patients facing knee problems. These people have to go through episodes of extreme pain and discomfort. They have very restricted mobility and can’t even do the simple activities of the regular life, which others can do perform without any problems. There are many modes of treatment like pain relief injections, medications, physiotherapy – available to address these Knee ailments but there are many for whom these methods...
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Orthopaedic treatment and surgeries are primarily performed to address correctable problems that affect the skeleton and other part of it like the tendons and the ligaments. Orthopaedic ailments can be from birth or due to injury or ageing related. Worldwide statistics show that Orthopaedic disorders are weighing down the global population.    There are several types of Orthopaedic disorders affecting different body parts. • Arms, Hands and Wrists o Dislocated Elbow o Scaphoid Fractures o...
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Overview: 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’s more often done when all other treatment alternatives have failed to give enough pain relief. The procedure should relieve a painful hip joint, making walking easier.   During the procedure of hip replacement in India To perform a hip replacement, your...
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Overview: Slipped capital femoral epiphysis is a hip condition that occurs in teens and pre-teens that are still growing. For reasons that are not well understood, the ball at the head of the femur slips off the neck of the bone in a backwards direction. This causes pain, stiffness, and instability in the affected hip. The condition usually develops progressively over time and is more typical in boys than girls.   Types of Slipped Capital...
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Overview: The operation includes reattachment and fixing of the torn labrum and ligaments of the shoulder .This typically done utilizing sutures and little bone anchors. The glenohumeral joint gives 60% of shoulder movement. It is an altered 'ball and socket joint'. The humeral head moves in a complex way over the glenoid with a mix of moving, gliding and sliding actions.   Symptoms of Bankart Tear or Lesions are: •Severe shoulder pain  •Repeated shoulder dislocation ...
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