Spine surgery aims to reduce the pressure on the spinal cord by removing part or an entire vertebra of the spine, as well as some ligaments that may be pressing on the place.
Spine surgery is used to relieve pain caused by changes in the spine due to age, in addition to treating many other problems. These are some examples of spine surgeries:
- Spine Injuries
- Spinal Tumors and Infections
- Spine Arthrosis (calcification)
- Spinal Stenosis
Since we use our shoulder in many ways, it moves in every direction in our daily life. For this reason, shoulder injuries and problems are frequently encountered. A shoulder discomfort greatly affects our quality of life.
The most frequently performed shoulder surgeries are listed below.
- Rotator cuff repair
- Shoulder joint arthrosis (calcification)
- Shoulder Prosthesis
- Muscle Tears and Compression
Hand-related orthopedic complaints are more common than expected. There are quality surgeons in Turkey for hand surgery that requires special expertise even within the branch of orthopedics.
These are some of the diseases/operations performed in the field of hand surgery.
- Nerve compressions, endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery
- Dupuytren’s disease
- Thumb calcification surgery
There are many surgeries performed to relieve hip pain. The frequency of hip pain increases especially with advancing age, and due to some related diseases.
Below are the conditions which most frequently require surgery:
- Congenital Hip Dislocation
- Hip Fractures
- Hip Joint Calcification (Coxarthrosis)
- Hip Replacement
The knee is responsible for supporting most of your body weight, making it susceptible to various types of damage and injury.
If you have a painful condition to the knee that does not respond well to conservative treatment, there are various surgical options available to you, depending on your knee injury:
- Meniscus Tears
- Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair
- Knee Calcification (Gonarthrosis)
- Knee arthroplasty
- Cartilage Problems
Some patients who have foot and ankle issues, unfortunately, do not respond well to conservative treatments. On such occasions your doctor may recommend foot surgery. Sometimes surgery is the only way to achieve long-lasting relief from persistent, disabling symptoms. Below are some examples of conditions that would require foot surgery.
- Hallux Valgus
- Hallux Varus
- Hallux Rigidus
- Little Finger Deformities
- Foot and Ankle Arthritis
- Ankle Instability
- Achilles Tendon Ruptures
Doesn’t matter whether the condition is temporary or permanent, mild or severe. Our top goal is to help your child move without pain or difficulty in the best way possible.
- Developmental Hip Dysplasia (Congenital Hip Dislocation)
- Congenital Paralysis
- Child Fractures
- Flat Foot