Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic conditions and procedures

Patients visiting our Orthopaedic Department can currently be treated for the following conditions:

  • Hip arthritis
  • Knee arthritis
  • Failed hip/knee replacements (wear, loosening, infection, fracture)
  • Soft tissue knee problems (meniscal tears, cruciate ligament injury)
  • Forefoot problems (bunions, hammer toes)
  • Hindfoot problems (ankle osteoarthritis, flatfeet, cartilage problems)
  • Hand/wrist problems (carpal tunnel syndrome, ganglions, trigger finger, Dupuytren’s disease)

We carry out the following procedures:

  • Total hip replacement
  • Total knee replacement
  • Partial (unicompartment) knee replacement
  • High tibial osteotomy
  • Revision total hip replacement
  • Revision total knee replacement
  • Knee arthroscopy and meniscectomy
  • Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
  • Forefoot surgery including: bunion correction, treatment of hammer toes
  • Hindfoot surgery including: ankle arthroscopy, total ankle replacement, ankle fusion, calcaneal osteotomy
  • Hand surgery including: carpal tunnel decompression, trigger finger release, treatment of Dupuytren’s disease

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