Why Sparsh Hospital is your best choice for Orthopedics?

The Department of Orthopedics at Sparsh Hospitals provides comprehensive care for all types of musculoskeletal conditions. Our team of highly skilled orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists, and nurses are dedicated to delivering top-notch care using state-of-the-art technology and advanced surgical techniques. Whether it’s a sports injury, joint replacement, spine surgery, or trauma care, our specialists are well-equipped to handle the most complex cases. Our multidisciplinary approach ensures that patients receive personalized treatment plans that cater to their specific needs, promoting faster recovery and optimal outcomes. 

Understanding Orthopedics

Orthopedics is a branch of medicine that focuses on the diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and rehabilitation of disorders, injuries, and diseases of the musculoskeletal system, which includes bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves. Common orthopedic issues include fractures, dislocations, sprains, arthritis, and congenital deformities. Orthopedic care aims to restore function, reduce pain, and improve the quality of life for patients of all ages.

Common Orthopedic Conditions and Treatments

Fractures and Dislocations: These are often caused by trauma or accidents. Treatment may involve realignment, casting, or surgical intervention to ensure proper healing.

Arthritis: A degenerative condition affecting joints, causing pain and stiffness. Treatments include medication, physical therapy, and in severe cases, joint replacement surgery.

Sports Injuries: Injuries such as ACL tears, meniscus injuries, and rotator cuff tears are common among athletes. Treatment can range from conservative management to minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery.

Spine Disorders: Conditions like herniated discs, scoliosis, and spinal stenosis require specialized care. Treatments may involve physical therapy, pain management, or spine surgery.

Joint Replacement: For severe arthritis or joint damage, procedures like hip, knee, and shoulder replacements can provide significant pain relief and improved function.

Pediatric Orthopedics: Children may face unique orthopedic challenges such as growth plate injuries, congenital deformities, and developmental dysplasia of the hip. Specialized pediatric orthopedic care ensures proper growth and development.

Diagnostic Tests in Orthopedics

X-rays: Provide images of bones and joints to identify fractures, dislocations, and arthritis.

MRI and CT Scans: Offer detailed views of soft tissues, including ligaments, tendons, and cartilage.

Bone Scans: Detect bone infections, tumors, or fractures not visible on X-rays.

Ultrasound: Used to evaluate soft tissue conditions and guide injections.

Arthroscopy: A minimally invasive procedure used to diagnose and treat joint problems.

Orthopedic Treatments

Conservative Treatments: Physical therapy, bracing, and medication to manage pain and inflammation.

Minimally Invasive Surgery: Arthroscopy for joint issues, allowing quicker recovery and less pain.

Open Surgery: Required for complex fractures, joint replacements, and spine surgery.

Rehabilitation: Essential for recovery, involving physical therapy and occupational therapy to restore function and strength.