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Traumatology and Orthopaedic Surgery is a medical specialty that treats and studies diseases of the locomotor system. It deals with the problems of the bones, muscles, and joints of the spine and the extremities.

Within Traumatology, fractures and bone injuries are treated. The procedure in these cases can be medical (conservative) or surgical. The first one is the closed reduction, placing bandages, splints or casts and soft or skeletal traction.

In the second case, the surgical, various treatments can be followed:

  • • Osteosynthesis: Union of the ends of the fractured bone by placing plates and screws or nails.

    • External fixator to immobilize the fracture until the definitive treatment of the same.

    • Joint replacements.



Traumatology and Orthopaedic treatments


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KNEE REPLACEMENT

This procedure is useful to resolve mobility problems caused by osteoarthritis of the joint. In addition, pain is alleviated by the prosthetic knee replacement..

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HIP REPLACEMENT

To relieve the pain in the hip and solve the mobility problems of articulation is necessary to perform this operation that consists in replacing the damaged hip by an artificial prosthesis.


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HAND AND FOOT SURGERY

This surgical area covers any surgical pathology or problem that might occur in the upper or lower limbs.

From genetic alterations to traumatic injuries passing by degenerative pathologies or tumors. The surgery of the hand diagnoses and gives treatment to the majority of them

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KNEE ARTHROSCOPY FOR MENISCAL INJURIES

Relieve your sore knee meniscus injury by knee arthroscopy, a minimally invasive surgery.

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LIGAMENTOPLASTY

• Cruciate Ligament

• Tendon Transplants