Department of Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement, Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai
Orthopaedics is also a branch of natural science that deals with the diseases and injury of the musculoskeletal system of the body. The musculoskeletal system is a complex system present within the body that has bones, ligaments, joints, muscles, tendons and nerves, and allows the numerous styles of movements done by the body. There was a time when Orthopaedists were solely dedicated to providing care to those with limb and spine deformities, but now scope has widened multifold. Now, there are specialized orthopaedic experts that provide special care to athletes and sportspersons.
The Department of Orthopaedics & Joint Replacement at the Gleneagles Global Health City is amongst the best that includes a variety of ingenious treatments, which cater to the wants of the patients, and aims at providing the best services and coverings possible. The Department has few of the best orthopedic surgeons trained by a gaggle of college members from renowned universities and hospitals.
Orthopaedics and Joint Replacement department at Gleneagles Global Health City provides the following diagnostic tests and treatments:
Bone density test
Bone and joint malformation surgery
Total Knee Replacement
Total Hip Replacement
Ilizarov technique for complex deformity correction
Curative and palliative surgical procedures for bone tumors.
Why choose Gleneagles Global Health City, for orthopaedic and joint repalcement?
We have one of the largest Orthopaedics and Joint Replacement departments in Chennai with many years of experience in this field, treating thousands of patients each year. Our wards are well furnished with the latest technology machines to provide the best of service and care to victims.
Why choose Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai?
Meet with our team of highly skilled, compassionate and knowledgeable doctors, who aim to be there for you when you need them the most. We strive hard to offer a healthy tomorrow to most of our patients, and we achieve this with the support of our amazing staff.
Streamlined processes, advanced technologies, world-class infrastructure, specialized and interdisciplinary care, and an unparalleled simplicity of meeting every patient's health needs. We are committed to your well-being.
At Gleneagles Global Health City, we are keen on providing global access to advanced healthcare. Our facility is equipped with high-precision technologies and top gadgets that gives you a world class healthcare experience. Our commitment to personalized care matches our exceptional medical expertise.
Diagonsis of Orthopaedic problems
Gleneagles Global Health City is one of the best orthopedic hospitals in Chennai offering the best orthopedic treatment, complex orthopedic surgeries, and appearance finally orthopedic and joint problems. We offer the joint replacement performed by few amongst the best orthopedic surgeons in Chennai. Our wealth of experience, wide-ranging expertise in orthopedics has helped us grow into one of the best joint replacement hospitals in Chennai. The hospital also offers the best treatment for sports injuries, joint pains, and other common orthopedic conditions.
The Orthopaedic Services Gleneagles Global Health City depends on a group of strong and accurate diagnostic tests to properly identify the matter area and to specify the character of the musculoskeletal injury. supported the results, our few amongst the best orthopedic doctors in Chennai will ask experts from related specialties to create a well- rounded plan of treatment.
Essential Diagnostic Procedures Carried Out
Arthrography: It is a surgical procedure performed to see inside the joint. It is a minimally invasive surgery done on a joint. It is done by inserting an arthroscope, an endoscope in the joint, through a small incision.
Bone scans: This is an imaging test that helps in diagnosing problems in the bone. They determine the amount of tissue is removed and replaced in the body.
Discography: This test is performed to locate abnormalities in the disc. This diagnosis helps in curing back pain.
Doppler Ultrasound: It is a test done to measure the amount of blood through the bloodstream with the help of high-frequency sound waves. The bloodstreams are usually the ones supplying blood to arms and legs.
Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry: It take the measure of bone mineral density.
Electromyography: It records the electrical activity produced by skeletal muscles.
Flexibility Test: It determines the flexibility of the lower back and hamstrings.
Peripheral bone density: It measures bone density in the lower arm, wrist, fingers or heels. Only this test can diagnose osteoporosis before the occurrence of broken bones.
Treatment of Orthopaedic problems
Gleneagles Global Health City is one of the best hospitals for Orthopedics and joint replacement to help patients with arthritis, joint pains, joint dislocations and other orthopedic problems, and also delivers comprehensive consultation and surgical care. To undertake all major orthopedic procedures, we have the finest infrastructure and surgeons. The Department of Orthopedics and joint replacement at Gleneagles Global Hospital provides treatment for the following diseases.
What are the different diseases/conditions treated by the Institute of Orthopaedics and Joint Replacement?
It is the swelling and tenderness of one
or more of your joints. Joint pain and stiffness are the main symptoms of
arthritis, which worsen with age.
Lack of blood supply leads to the death
of bone tissue. This leads to tiny breaks in the bone and the bone’s eventual
It is the most common form of arthritis.
When the protective cartilage that cushions the ends of your bones wears down
over time osteoarthritis occurs. Your hands, knees, hips and spine are most
commonly affected with this disorder.
It is a long-term, progressive, and
disabling disease which causes inflammation, swelling, and pain in and round
the joints and other body organs. The hands and feet are first affected by it.
It is usually a strain or tear of the
tissues connecting muscle to bone. Supraspinatus tendon is the most common site
of a tear. Several of the tendons and muscles can tear due to severe injuries.
It is a condition where your shoulder’s
bursa and/or tissues connecting muscle to bone are intermittently trapped and
compressed during shoulder elevation movements.
It is an inflammation of the tendons. It
joins the forearm muscles on the outside of the elbow. The forearm muscles and
tendons become damaged from overuse repeating the same motions again and again. This leads to pain and
tenderness on the outside of the elbow.
Meniscus tears occur in the knee due to
sudden forceful twist.
It is a fragment of the disc nucleus that
is pushed out of the annulus, into the spinal canal through a tear or rupture
in the annulus.
A stenosis is an abnormal narrowing in a
blood vessel which is also sometimes called a stricture.
Flatfoot which is also called pes planus
is a condition in which the longitudinal arch in the foot. It runs lengthwise
along the sole of the foot and has not developed normally and is lowered or
flattened out. It may affect one foot or
What are the orthopaedic surgeries done at the institute of orthopaedics and joint replacement?
Using stem cells or their derivatives, it
promotes the repair response of diseased, dysfunctional or injured tissue. The
stem cells are then manipulated to specialize into specific types of cells.
Arthroscopy, a minimally invasive surgical procedure on a joint, used for treatment of damage is performed using an arthroscope. Read more
Arthroplasty is a surgical procedure to restore the function of a joint that can be restored by resurfacing the bones. An artificial joint may also be used. Various types of arthritis may affect the joints. Read more
Hip replacement is a surgical procedure to replace hip joint by a prosthetic implant, which is also called a hip prosthesis. Hip replacement surgery is often performed as a complete replacement or a hemi replacement. Read more
Knee replacement is a surgical procedure to replace the weight-bearing surfaces of the knee joint which helps to relieve pain and disability, which is also known as knee arthroplasty. It is most commonly performed for osteoarthritis. It is also performed for other knee diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis. Read more
Best Ortho Doctors, Specialists and Surgeons in Chennai
Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai provides you with one of the best Orthopaedic doctors and Orthopaedic surgeons in the country. Our Orthopaedic consultants are widely renowned in their respective fields and come with a wide range of experience and expertise. Specialists in various branches of Orthopaedics, our doctors deliver comprehensive treatment and care. Visit us at Gleneagles Global Health City, for consulting with the best team of Orthopaedic doctors and Orthopaedic surgeons in Chennai.
A consultation with our panel of doctors, specialists and surgeons will help you determine what kind of services you may need to help diagnose and treat your condition. If you or someone in your family or friend’s circle are facing any health issues, please get in touch with us, we are here for you.