Most of the people visit an Orthopedist at some time in their life. Orthopedic surgeons specialize in diagnosis and treatment of problems of the musculo-skeletal system. The Orthopedic Department at Lakecity Hospital is managed by an experienced Orthopedic Surgeons. Our doctors have an experience of more than 25 Yrs in this field. The Orthopedic Department is supported by State of the Art well equipped physiotherapy Unit, Modular Operation Theatre, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Dedicated Pre-Operative and Post-Operative Rooms.
Common Orthopedic diseases
Lakecity Hospital has an advanced medical treatment facilities to treat and cure any kind of Joint Bone diseases such as:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Treatment for Arthritis
- Elbow Pain and Problems
- Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
- Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
- Shoulder Pain and Problems
- Knee Pain and Problems
- Ligament Injuries to the Knee
- Torn Meniscus
- Neck Pain and Problems
- Paget’s Disease of the Bone
- Soft-Tissue Injuries
- Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer’s or Baseball Elbow)
- Foot Pain and Problems
- Hip Fracture
- Low Back Pain
- Hand Pain and Problems
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Common Orthopedic Treatments and Procedures
Lakecity Hospital’s Orthopedic Surgeons and Physiotherapist are well known for the complete cure of various complicated joint replacement diseases. Common Orthopedic Treatments and Procedures at Lakecity Hospital include:
- Joint Replacement Surgery
Joint Replacement Surgery is performed to remove damaged parts of a joint and to replace them with new, man-made or artificial parts. This surgery is very helpful for relieving pain and for making better movements of joint bone. Total Knee and Hip replacement surgeries are the most common type of Joint replacement surgeries. Other joints that can be replaced include the shoulders, fingers, ankles and elbows. Joint Replacement Surgery is one of the most complex types of surgery. Lakecity Hospital has a team of capable and proficient joint replacement surgeons. Our joint replacement surgeons perform joint replacement surgery by minimally invasive technique.
- Trauma Care
Vehicle accident is the major reason for most of the trauma cases. In such situation, patient should get proper emergency medical treatment without wasting a time. Lakecity Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU) is a well equipped with advanced medical technology to treat all types of Trauma cases. Lakecity Hospital has all kind of emergency medical facilities such as sophisticated operation theater especially for trauma cases, ambulance services, emergency physicians as well as surgeons, well trained nurses and respiratory therapist. Our doctors are expert in the emergency medical diagnosis and treatment of diseases. All emergency medical treatment facilities are available 24/7 at Lakecity Hospital.
- Total Hip Replacement Surgery (THR)
In Total Hip Replacement (THR) surgery, hip joint is replaced by a prosthetic implant called as a Hip Prosthesis. Main aim of this surgery is to relieve hip pain and to increase hip function by resurfacing the bones. Our Hip replacement surgeons have successfully performed lots of complex Hip surgeries by minimally invasive technique.
Arthroscopic surgery is a common orthopedic procedure which is used in the diagnosis and treatment of problems inside a joint. Lakecity Hospital’s Arthroscopic Surgeons are skillful and highly experienced to diagnose and treat any kind of severe joint bone problem. Our Orthopedic surgeons perform various surgeries such as knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy, hip arthroscopy, elbow arthroscopy, ankle arthroscopy and wrist arthroscopy.
- Total Knee Replacement Surgery (TKR)
Total Knee Replacement (TKR) surgery is one of the most common types of joint replacement surgery. This surgery involves the replacement of damaged knees with artificial knees. Total Knee Replacement surgery relives knee pain and restores the smooth knee functions. Our knee replacement surgeons have successfully performed lots of complex knee surgeries by minimally invasive technique.
- Sports Medicines
Sports Medicine mainly deals with physical fitness, treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise. Lakecity Hospital has specialist sports medicine physicians and surgeons to provide most effective treatment to players. Some of the common sport injuries are concussions, muscle cramps, ACL sprains, ACL tears, ankle sprains, shin splints and muscle strains. Our Physiotherapists are capable to cure any sports related injury.
A Kirschner wire is also called a K-wire. It is a thin wire or pin which can be used to stabilize bone fragments. These wires are inserted through the bone to hold the fragments in place. They can be placed percutaneously (through the skin) or can be buried beneath the skin. K-wires are often used to stabilize a broken bone due to the certain fractures. Lakecity Hospital’s orthopedic surgeons are skillful in K-wire implantation.
- Bone Plastering
Bone fracture is a very common problem. If bone fracture is not severe then orthopedic doctor prefers bone plastering treatment. Human bone is able to heal itself. A plaster cast is applied to hold the broken arm or leg. On average, plaster casts stay for about six weeks. The duration can be longer or shorter depending on age, general health and type of fracture. Lakecity Hospital has a facility of advanced Bone Plastering treatment.
Diagnosis of Orthopedic Diseases
The Orthopedic department of Lakecity Hospital is equipped with all the latest diagnostic equipment’s such as:
- Blood tests
- Bone scans
- Computed Tomography Scans (CT)
- Gait analysis
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
- Reflex response
- X-Ray (Radio-graphs)
The Orthopedic department of Lakecity Hospital is a Pioneer in Minimum Invasive techniques for Knee, Shoulder and Ankle Arthroscopy Surgery. We have a team of highly experienced and skillful Joint Replacement Surgeons who are 24/7 ready to provide world class treatment to any patients. Lakecity Hospital is a well equipped with modern medical technology to treat all types of severe bone diseases.