is the branch of medicine and medical specialty dealing with the prevention or correction of injuries or disorders of the skeletal system and associated muscles, joints, and ligaments. Orthopedic surgery includes the preservation, investigation, and restoration of the forma and function of the extremities, spine, and associated structures by medical, surgical, and physical means.
Orthopedic surgical procedures performed at DECH include:
- Arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder, ankle, and elbow
- Mini-incision carpal tunnel release
- Mini-incision rotator cuff repair
- ACL repair surgery
- Total joint replacement surgery of the knee, hip, and shoulder
- Fracture repairs
- Hand and foot surgery
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