What all kind of treatment available under Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery

Orthpaedic trauma could be defined as a severe injury to the musculoskeletal system like fractured, broken and dislocated bones, tissue and joint injuries or infections and tumours including congenital and degenerative conditions of the musculoskeletal system.

Orthopaedic Surgeons are experts in their field as they have to deal with a multitude of injuries from a mere fracture to multiple broken bones that might not be life-threatening, but definitely is life-altering. They deal with a wide range of complex injuries to bones, joints and soft tissue like muscles tendons and ligaments. It is pertinent to mention here that while choosing a physician or a doctor one must be extremely careful as they deal with rather complex cases and as there is not even a tiny room for any mistakes. It must also be noted that many a time, the orthopaedic surgeons specialise in a particular body part that they usually excel in.

Knee replacement also known as arthroplasty is a surgery which is performed to replace a damaged, worn or a diseased knee’s surface with an artificial joint by a highly trained expert. Knee replacement is usually recommended for patients who have severe knee pain, moderate knee pain even while resting, chronic inflammation, swelling in the knees and sometimes even knee deformity. Reasons or causes for the surgery could be many, arthritis being the most common. Knee surgeries are commonly performed on old patients who want instant relief from the pain and restore the function of their knees that has been disrupted by arthritis. Knee surgeries may also be required for patients suffering from severe knee injuries. These may be the outcome of an accident or severe blow to the knee.

Although there is no bar on the age or weight of people who require to undergo knee replacement surgery, however, it is usually seen that people between the age of 50 and 80 are most likely to undergo the surgical procedure depending upon the adversity of the problem knee replacement surgery is of two types i.e total knee replacement and partial knee replacement.  Apart from surgeries, physiotherapies are also provided to help the patients cope up with the trauma.

We at Blk Hospital provide a team of highly specialised doctors and physicians who are very good with pain management and the medical team also consists of a physiotherapist who helps to restore the normal functioning of the knees after the surgery.  Blk Hospital is also a hub for the top-notch Joint replacement experts in India who aim at providing the best medical treatment to the patients. This is the reason why our Orthopaedic Trauma Centre is listed amongst the best trauma centres in India.

There are many knee surgery hospital in India, so it is advisable to choose wisely as it is not something to be taken very lightly. Also, the cost for knee replacement surgery is something that would cause a dent in your pocket and it is an investment that one should make very carefully as it is not only costing you money, but the quality of your life depends on it. Also after the surgery, you may be required to follow certain guidelines for healthy and fast recovery. Make sure that you follow all these religiously and in case of any pain or discomfort consult your orthopedician as soon as possible.

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