Treatments

Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic knee surgery

Diagnosis and treatment for knee, ankle and foot problems

Orthopaedics or Orthopaedic surgery is a type of surgery of which focuses on the musculoskeletal system, in particular injuries to the lower leg including knee, ankle and foot.

Orthopaedic surgeons use a combination of surgical and nonsurgical means to treat trauma from sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders.

Private Health Professionals currently has a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon who can help diagnose your problem and formulate a treatment plan to suit you.

After an initial consultation our Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon may recommended an XRay, MRI or CT scan. The resulting treatment may require Steroid Injections which can be carried out in our clinic, or private surgery can also be arranged.

Knee Surgery offered includes Knee replacement surgery; Partial / Unicompartmental knee replacement; Day-case knee replacement surgery and Knee Arthroscopy,

Foot and ankle Surgery offered includes Hallux Valgus Surgery/Bunion surgery (bunionectomy), Fusion of big toe, Cheilectomy, Ingrown toenail (and ingrown toenail surgery), Forefoot reconstructive surgery, Ankle ligament repair, Flat foot correction, Achilles repair or reconstruction, Ankle Arthroscopy (key hole surgery) Ankle fusion.