The Department of Orthopaedics at Premier Hospital in Hyderabad offers comprehensive care for bone and joints health for patients. We are a complete Orthopaedics unit here and equipped with the best in technology, types of equipment, and specialists. We at Premier Hospital have been able to conduct thousands of successful Orthopaedics surgeries during each year.
The orthopaedic unit at Premier Hospital thrives on innovation and excellence. This aspect helps us drive our ambition and objective to provide the best orthopaedic treatments in Hyderabad and aim to be one of the best orthopaedic departments in India in the future, with our primary purpose being to help patients get back to their active life with as much speed as possible.
The doctor and specialists on board at our Orthopaedics department in Hyderabad are not limited in their knowledge as they bring with them the best and latest techniques, with international calibre into our facilities, operation rooms as well as aiding in recovery areas including advanced physical therapies.
We are the best Orthopaedic hospital in Hyderabad due to our selection of equipment and technology to go hand-in-hand with the calibre of our specialists. These include image intensifier, operating microscope, top-notch arthroscopy system and advanced computer navigation system among others. These improvements in technical knowledge as well as equipment aid our specialists to provide comprehensive and best orthopaedic treatments and covering essential areas like Knee Replacements, Joint replacement, Pediatric Orthopaedics & surgery among other specialities.
What makes Premier Hospital’s Orthopaedic department one of the top units in India and by far the best in Hyderabad? It is due to the full range of treatments we offer, and also thanks to our interest, ambition and investment in the best of technology. The availability of one of the best orthopaedic specialists in India, with equal effort from all sides, we aim to offer top quality services to patients in orthopaedics and continue on the trend of being the best Orthopedic hospital in Hyderabad.
Some of the treatments we offer at the Orthopaedics department at Premier Hospital.
- Total Joint Replacement Surgery for various disorders involving hip and knee
- Advanced spine surgeries.
- Articular reconstruction (joint) surgeries for complex joint fractures.
- Pediatric orthopaedics.
Frequently asked Questions (FAQs) to the Orthopaedics Department at Premier Hospital –
What is orthopaedics?
Orthopaedics is a speciality, solely focused on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions, disorders, injuries and diseases to the muscles, tendons, joints, bones and nerves.
What is arthritis?
When a group of 100 or more rheumatic diseases and other conditions cause stiffness, pain and swelling of the joint are called Arthritis. It is also referred to as joint inflammation.
What is joint replacement surgery?
Joint replacement is a surgical procedure performed to replace a damaged or arthritic joint. The alternative is a new, artificial joint, known as a prosthesis. From an orthopaedic point of view, joint replacement surgery could be performed on any joint in the body, but commonly performed to replace knee, hip, shoulder, and elbows.
How do I know if I have a sprain or a broken bone?
When a doubt like this arises, consult your physician, who would determine the actual damage using an X-ray.
How is a hairline fracture any different from a fracture?
A hairline fracture is a minor bruising on the bone, which if exerted further could cause more damage. An actual fracture where the bone is broken, which is not the case with a hairline fracture.
Are orthopaedic doctors and surgeons different?
Absolutely! An orthopaedic doctor specialises in the diagnosis and treating patients who might not need a surgical procedure to solve their problem. An orthopaedic surgeon, however, is responsible for managing or curing the problem using a surgical method.
When injured, should I use heat or ice to manage it?
Heat and ice have different effects on an injury. The use of Ice is the thumb rule to any injury, as it helps subside the swelling. Heat, on the other hand, supports in promoting pain relief and subside the swelling as well. This is due to the increased blood flow that heat causes on the body.
Is physiotherapy necessary?
An injury and subsequent surgery could render the joints or affected area immovable. Physiotherapy helps patients in getting back the rhythm of their arms, legs or joints back in motion with regular exercises, specifically designed for the affected area.
Is the physiotherapist a different person than the orthopaedic doctor?
A physiotherapist is a licensed specialist in musculoskeletal injuries or disorders, sports injuries, massage therapy and post-operative rehabilitation. A physiotherapist’s role is very much different from that of an orthopaedic doctor, whose job is to treat the injuries to bone, joints and any fracture.
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