Orthopaedic - Garki Hospital

Headed by an orthopaedic and trauma surgeon with several trained Medical Officers to assist. The entire care of patient handled by this unit is consultant led, with all forms of acute musculoskeletal injuries seen directly on presentation by the orthopaedic surgeon and decision on care taken immediately, fractures can be fixed at presentation if indicated and the patients consents.

Services

  • Fracture management of all kinds using latest state of the art equipment- unit is fully equipped with a functional fluoroscopy in operating theatre and a traction table, fracture fixation utilising DHS/DCS, interlocked nails for various long bone fractures, locking compression plates, etc
  • Corrective surgeries
  • Hemiarthroplasties of the hips
  • Total Hip arthroplasties
  • Primary Total Knee arthroplasties
  • Club foot clinic using the Ponsetti technique

Other services includes

  • Pain clinic for patients with various forms of Chronic Low back pain
  • Minor office procedures
  • Knee arthroscopies- diagnostic and therapeutic including meniscoplasty, menissectomies, ACL/PCL repair
  • Various forms of Arthrodesis of joints
  • Club feet surgeries
  • Limb lengthening and other deformity correction
  • Some pelvic fracture fixation