Orthopedics and Traumatology
“Orthopedics and Traumatology” is the medical discipline that deals with the research, diagnosis, and treatment of the diseases of all the tissues that form the “Locomotor System” consisting of muscles, bones, cartilages, tendons, and nerves. These diseases can be congenital – already existing in birth – or acquired – develop after birth – in nature. Orthopedics deals with the diseases that develop in the absence of trauma or many years after a trauma, while the Traumatology deals with traumatic problems, such as fractures or ligament injuries.
Orthopedics and Traumatology Department of our hospital renders diagnosis and treatment services for diseases such as Sports Injuries, Knee Diseases, Hip Diseases, Shoulder Diseases, Elbow Diseases, Podiatry, Hand Diseases, Spine Diseases and Pediatric Orthopedics – the principal divisions of Orthopedics.
Our healthcare professionals, who are especially experienced in Joint and Cartilage Diseases, institute the most up-to-date treatments in Closed or Open Surgeries of Cartilage Injuries, Meniscus Repair and Partial or Complete Prosthesis Surgeries. In addition, Regenerative Treatment methods such as Stem Cell, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), Transplantation of Synthetic Meniscus and Cartilage Tissues are used in our clinic.
Our hospital is equipped with the state-of-the-art infrastructure in order to perform such treatments. Standard equipment of our hospital includes Laminar Flow operating room, Surgical Helmet System and Pressurized Washing system that are needed especially for Joint and Prosthesis Surgery. The use of this method and others not only reduces the risk of infection following the Prosthesis Surgery, but it also extends the Survival of Prosthesis.
Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology works in collaboration and cooperation with the departments such as Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Algology in the diagnosis and treatment of the diseases that involve the musculoskeletal system and personalized treatments are planned and instituted in line with the scientific facts. Our patients are informed about the treatment plans in detail.
Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology is structured in a way to provide 24/7 diagnosis and treatment service for the treatment of the emergency patients.