Orthopedics and Traumatology
Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology deals with diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal disorders. The entire musculoskeletal system that is comprised of limbs (arms and legs), spine, pelvic bone, all joints, bones, muscles and related tissues (vessel, nerve, spinal cord) fall into the practice field of the Orthopedics and Traumatology Clinic.
State-of-the-art devices are used for the workup of patients in Orthopedics and Traumatology Department of Okan University Hospital and medical or surgical treatment is decided in line with detailed workup and physical examination. Patients are treated and informed about all processes by physicians in our hospital, where scientific and technological advancements are closely followed up. Sports injuries of ligaments, meniscus and cartilages and dislocation of shoulder as well as rotator cuff injuries are treated with arthroscopic methods in Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology and thus, patients are enabled to engage sportive activities in the shortest time possible.
- Shoulder surgery
Shoulder is one of the most complex areas in the orthopedics and it may represent origin of important problems especially in athletes and elderly patients. Shoulder problems are solved by qualified and expert physicians.
- Hip surgery
Surgical treatment of pediatric and adult hip disorders are addressed here. Injuries of athletes, congenital hip problems and hip fractures are treated and prosthetic and revision surgeries of hip are performed by experienced physicians.
- Wrist and hand surgery
Physicians of Orthopedics and Traumatology Clinic treat all pains, injuries and fractures of hand and wrist in addition to difficult surgeries such as replantation.
- Spine surgery
Spine Surgery is a field, where Orthopedists and Neurosurgeons work in cooperation. Physiatrists involve in treatment processes of congenital or acquired abnormal spinal curvatures and injuries.
- Knee surgery
Meniscus implants, meniscus transplantations and meniscus repair surgeries are carried out using arthroscopic methods in Division of Knee Surgery.
- Foot and ankle surgery
Not only foot pain but also fractured ankle, ankle prosthesis, foot care, gait analyses and disorders that require use of insole are treated in all aspects in this department.