Orthopedic is a medical speciality that focuses on injuries and diseases related to the bones and skeleton system.RG Stone Hospital's Orthopaedic Centre is considered one of the best hospitals in Goa that can treat all the problems related to your bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves. All these parts of the body allow one to move and be active.
Orthopedic conditions require extra care as it involves treatment and surgery involving the musculoskeletal system, including degenerative conditions, trauma, sports injury, tumours, and congenital issues.
WHY RG STONE HOSPITAL?
RG Stone Hospital, Bardez, Goa comprises well-trained health professionals who know how to treat various health disorders like Acute injuries, Arthritis, Bursitis, Musculoskeletal cancer, Orthopedic autoimmune diseases, Tenosynovitis, or any other health condition that directly or indirectly affects your bones. Our hospital is well equipped with advanced treatment solutions and OPD & IPD facilities, and separate wards.
Our team of experts organizes various orthopedic health workshops and seminars for people going through similar injuries and conditions.
ORTHOPAEDIC PROBLEMS INCLUDE:
Acute injuries: It is a sudden orthopedic injury that occurs due to some traumatic event. It can be in the form of sprain, strain, tearing of the tissue, and even fracture sometimes.
Arthritis: Arthritis is a joint inflammation problem that causes acute pain, joint damage, and loss of joint. There 100+ types of arthritis such as psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and gout.
Musculoskeletal cancer: It includes malignancy of any tissues or structures of the musculoskeletal system. It develops in bones and soft tissues and can even spread to other parts of the body.
Tenosynovitis: Tenosynovitis is a painful condition that generally occurs in the wrists, hands, and feet. It leads to swelling and difficulty in moving the affected area.
Osteoporosis: Osteoporosis is an ortho problem in which bone density decreases and bones become brittle and weak due to risk of fracture increases.
It's advised to see a doctor at the first sign of turbulence with your skeletal system. In most cases, the problem is ignored, which makes it worse. Seek immediate help from RG Stones Hospital, Goa.
Some symptoms that might indicate a serious ortho problem:
Joint or bone deformity
Difficulty in moving a joint
Hearing a snapping or grinding sound during or after the injury
An open wound or bone sticking through the skin
Endless orthopedic problems exist. RG Stone Hospital, Bardez, Goa has a special unit of experienced doctors and professionals for such problems.
What causes orthopedic problems?
Acute or chronic trauma is one of the most common causes of almost all ortho injuries; acute trauma is an onset injury. While chronic injury happens gradually over some time, such as weeks, months, or even years.
Some Common Causes Include:
- Sports injury
- Improper posture
- Chronic diseases, such as diabetes
- Improper lifting techniques
How to reduce the risk of orthopedic problems?
- Balancing training
- Stretching exercises
- Closely following your treatment plan, if medical conditions
- Cross-training activities
- Learning correct posture and body mechanics while lifting heavy objects
- Maintaining a healthy weight
- Avoid smoking
- Wearing protective equipment during sports and recreational activities
RG Stone takes care of your health, just like your family. Visit us for any ornithological, urological, and nephrological needs.