Orthopedic and traumatology

Orthopedics and Traumatology science Interests with the treatment/precaution of diseases of moving system and injuries. Orthopedics and Traumatology department is separated into many divisions which require expertness. 

 

Arthroscopy and Sport injuries (knee-shoulder)

Meaning of arthroscopy is to monitor the joint by an optical camera. Development of Arthroscopic methods provides to make operations with less tissue damage comparing to open operations which were carried out in the past and returning the patient to normal life in the shorter time comparing to previous applications. Internal joint is entered and images are transferred into monitor in Arthroscopic surgery. So every point of joint could be examined with a great scale and pathologies (abnormal findings) could be seen closely. Pathologies are treated with the devices inserted from the other small cuttings. So the problems in the joint are treated without damaging muscle environment of joint, tendon and links.

Arthroscopy could be applied nearly for all joint but commonly spread use for knee joints.    

 

Spinal surgery (Spinal surgery)

Congenitally or adventitious Side bend of spine (scoliosis), forward bended or kyphosis (hump) Schuermann kyphosis, spondilolistezis, occurred by spinal stenosis and growth of spine degenerative (depending of calcifation) problems, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoporosis depended humps and cracks and vertebroplast and kpyhoplasty treatment, vertebra fracture and dislocation occurred spinal injuries due to accidents, all type infections, tumors holding spine and treatments are included into spinal surgery.     

 

Children Orthopedics and Traumatology

Follow and treatment of Congenital hip dislocation children under 16, clubfoot, cerebral paralyses (motor or sometimes mental disorders occurred during the birth or post congenital reasons), myelomeningocele (heavy form of spina bfida, pass out of damages or itself of spine from the spinal gap), congenital deformations (structural disorders) flat foot, tumors, growth disorders and fractures  are carried out

 

Foot and ankle surgery

Foot and ankle surgery which is one the most developed sub-branch performs all type of diseases regarding the ankle and foot. Degenerative diseases, sports injuries, fractures, link tears and gristle injuries are the main interest areas.  

 

Shoulder and elbow surgery

It is the sub-branch where shoulder and elbow arthrosis (adventitious damages), rotator (all stationary tissues holding shoulder joint) cover diseases, repetitive dislocations, treatments of diseases depending on excessive usage or trauma.  

Hand and upper limbs surgery

Hand is the most effective and most needed mechanical organ of us. Even a small loss in the functionality could affect our life negatively. Especially the upper limbs, arms, hand and finger fractures occurred by working accident should be operated by experts.  

 

Orthopedics and Traumatology science Interests with the treatment/precaution of diseases of moving system and injuries. Orthopedics and Traumatology department is separated into many divisions which require expertness. 

 

DOCTOR IN THIS SECTION
OP.DR.MUSTAFA BALTACIOĞLU