Joint Replacement Consultation

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Joint Replacement Treatment Consultation

Joint replacement surgery is called arthroplasty where the joints of the bones get replaced with artificial joints like metal, ceramic or heavy-duty plastic. The prosthesis(artificial joint) mimics the function of the natural joints in the body. The joint replacement surgery is recommended for patients who see no improvements in non-surgical treatments. In the severe cases of joint pain, joint stiffness, swelling, joint replacement surgery is approached by orthopaedic surgeons.

Hip total arthroplasty, knee joint replacement surgery are the most sought replacement surgeries happening across India while joint replacement can also be done in shoulders, wrist and ankle too. Most of the cases in ortho were dealt with medications, physiotherapy, activity mechanisms rather than arthroplasty. Patients above the age of 40 are highly volatile to the hip and knee arthroplasty. The treatment type, joint replacement surgery cost, recovery time, risks, best hospitals for the surgery are the most asked questions by the patients before opting for joint replacement.

In some cases, the joint replacement surgery may not be needed due to the complications of the patients and severe side effects. This can be predicted by the expert orthopaedic surgeons without doing surgery. That’s why people seek out a virtual second opinion from senior doctors. We at asksecondopinion.com have paved the platform to ask ortho surgeons whatever the questions you want to ask. Download the app to learn more.

Why Online consultation & Second Opinion?

  • Anywhere, anytime
  • No need of visiting hospital
  • Panel of specialists
  • Quick medical attention
  • Saves time & money
  • Ensures best treatment

Having said that, online doctors consultation solves some of the serious pain problems in healthcare. It facilitates the access to specialist doctors from the comfort of your home. Telemedicine or online doctor consultations make the quality healthcare accessible to even remote villages where the healthcare facility is not feasible. Taking advantage of this online consultation, patients can ask for a second opinion in different hospitals and switch to the best treatment plan. Adding to this, the new normal takes the telemedicine to a different height than ever before. Thanks to the technology, with the help of virtual doctor consultations people can get any medical advice directly from doctors and avoid in-person presence in hospitals.

Common Children Ortho Problems

Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis

It is a common condition which is characterized by the breakdown of joint cartilage. damage to cartilage limits the movement and causes pain. If it occurs in hip bone orthopedic surgeon may recommend for hip joint replacement.

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis

It is an autoimmune disease condition that causes inflammation, pain and swelling on joints especially hands, wrists and knees. This damages the joint tissues that leads to chronic pain, instability and deformity.

Gout
Gout

It is a form of inflammatory arthritis caused due to increased uric acid in the body. Uric acid crystals build up in the joints leading to damage to the joints usually the joint connecting the big toe also affects ankles and knees.

Bursitis
Bursitis

Bursa is a small fluid filled sac that serves as a cushion between the bone and movable parts like muscles, tendons and joints.it is caused by overuse of particulat joint. Symptoms include pain and tenderness when pressing the joints, stiffness and redness.

Knee replacement
Knee replacement

Helpful in reducing pain and stiffness from injury or arthritis. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate your knee pain extent, previous health record, strength and health of your knees. This knee replacement surgery tends to impact the patient's knee pain reduction or arthritis in a considerable way.

Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Replacement

Shoulder replacement happens less often when comparing other replacement surgeries. Occurs in the people with the age of above 50 in wear and tear type of joint pain. Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Post-traumatic Arthritis and bone fractures contribute to shoulder replacement.

Soft Tissue Injuries
Soft Tissue Injuries

Damage in tissues or ligaments in around the body parts is generally called as soft tissue injuries. Joints get swollen when tissues are damaged seriously and need to be examined by bone specialists. Relax, compression, elevation methods are the form of treatment involved.

Joint Preservation
Joint Preservation

It is the form of ortho treatment that relieves the joint pain and makes regular activities possible in hip, knee and shoulders. This is mainly done by the orthopedist in delaying the joint replacement surgery or in case of surgery alternatives. Treatment like physiotherapy, medications, injections are common.

Senior Consultant Orthopedics Doctors

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Dr.r. Saravanan M.D.,D.M(Cardio)

F.N.B (Interventional cardiology)

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Dr.Ramesh Ramachandran M.D.,D.M(Cardio)

Interventional Cardiology

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Dr. Palanisamy M.D.,D.M(Cardio)

Interventional Cardiology

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Dr.r. Saravanan M.D.,D.M(Cardio)

F.N.B (Interventional cardiology)

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Dr.Ramesh Ramachandran M.D.,D.M(Cardio)

Interventional Cardiology

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Dr. Palanisamy M.D.,D.M(Cardio)

Interventional Cardiology

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