Department Of Orthopedics
The Centre for Orthopedics at Apollo Specialty Hospital Chennai offers a comprehensive solution to all Orthopedic and musculoskeletal disorders. Highly specialized units for bones, joints, muscles and tendons are conveniently available in one location. Each center is fully equipped to ensure that patients get the most appropriate care for their particular condition in order to restore function to the fullest extent possible. The large team of experienced doctors, committed nurses and efficient paramedical personnel enable expert multidisciplinary consultations when necessary, to provide holistic care. In addition to renowned Orthopedics and neurological surgeons, the team also consists of physicians specializing in Rheumatology, emergency medicine, traumatology, pain management and rehabilitation.
The Hospital has been a pioneer in the field of Orthopedics. Among the various procedures introduced by it in India is the Hip Resurfacing Surgery. Computer Assisted Surgery (CAS) is used for most of the Joint replacements and for complicated trauma cases. Apollo Specialty Hospital has the first dedicated Joint Replacement Suite in Chennai and has the distinction of being one of the largest providers of Orthopedics services in India, performing on an average, over 3000 surgeries in a year.
The department of Orthopedics at the Apollo Specialty Hospital is world renowned for the following Specialty procedures.
- High Flexion Knee Replacement
- Ceramic Coated Knee Replacement
- Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
- Birmingham Hip Resurfacing
- Tumor Mega - Prosthesis
- Computer Assisted Joint Replacement Surgery (CAS)
- iPod Navigation Hip Resurfacing and Knee Replacement Surgery