Orthopedics is a specialty that focuses on injuries and diseases affecting your bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves. An orthopedic surgeon is a medical doctor who treats and manages these injuries or conditions though medications, exercise, surgery or prevention plans.
At HCL healthcare, our experienced orthopedic surgeons treat people of all ages, including: newborns and children with deformities, young people who need joint surgery or older people with degenerative joint problems like osteoarthritis. Our surgeons also partner with other specialists like physiotherapists, and radiologists to provide quality, personalized treatment plans for our patients.
What We Treat and Procedures We Perform
Arthritis (‘ inflammation and stiffness of the joints’)- Conditions of joints that causes symptoms of pain, limited movement, swelling and deformities in the joints like
Osteoarthritis: chronic degenerative joint disease affecting knees, hips, lower back and neck
Low Back Pain- due to conditions like ‘Prolapsed discs’, ‘Sciatica’
Osteoporosis: Conditions resulting in brittle and fragile bones due to hormonal changes, or deficiency of calcium or vitamin D
Soft-Tissue Injuries to muscles, ligaments, and tendon (Torn ligaments, sprains, and strains, nerve and tendon injuries, pulled muscles, and bursitis)
Joint Conditions like:
Knee: Knock knees, bow legs to the Knee.
Elbow : Tendon involvement like Tennis Elbow and Golfer's elbow
Foot and ankle: e.g. Club foot and other foot deformities