Orthopedy

General Information about the Department

In our clinic, 9 professors, 10 associate professors, 2 lecturers, 4 chief assistants, 16 specialists, 1 hand surgery specialist, 39 residency training student assistants, 58 service nurses, 30 operating room nurses, 9 orthopedic technicians, 3 physiotherapists work. Our clinic bed service consists of 2 floors, 6 service wings and 132 beds. Half of the beds are single and the others are in double rooms. There are 12 operating rooms in our hospital in the use of our clinic. Our operating rooms are equipped with modern equipment and medical devices and have the highest level of security measures and structure in terms of infection protection. The necessary exercise and rehabilitation protocols of our patients before, after and during follow-up are applied by our orthopedic rehabilitation team. The goal of our clinic is to offer our patients the best and new diagnoses and treatments with evidence-based medicine, to carry out scientific studies and projects that will contribute to the medicine of our country, and to train orthopedics and traumatology specialists that we will confidently entrust our future with.

Diagnosed and Treated Diseases

In our clinic, the diagnosis and treatment of the following groups of diseases are performed;

• Musculoskeletal trauma; fractures, dislocations, soft tissue injuries • Spine diseases; Spinal deformities (Scoliosis, kyphosis etc.), spine degenerative diseases etc. Shoulder and elbow diseases; Rotator cuff diseases, shoulder instabilities, sports injuries, shoulder degenerative diseases, elbow muscle and tendon injuries (tennis elbow etc.), elbow degeneration • Knee joint diseases; Meniscus injuries, knee ligament injuries (anterior, posterior cruciate ligament, lateral ligament), patellofemoral joint problems, cartilage injuries, knee degenerative diseases, knee muscle-tendon problems • Child orthopedics; developmental hip dysplasia (congenital hip dislocation), pes equinovarus (clubfoot), cerebral palsy, congenital orthopedic diseases and syndromes, Perthes disease etc.

• Lower and upper extremity deformities, short stature • Hip joint diseases; hip degenerative diseases, femoroacetabular impingement disease, hip dysplasia, femoral head osteonecrosis, hip circumference muscle and tendon diseases, etc. • Hand and wrist; fractures, tendon injuries, nerve compression (carpal tunnel syndrome etc.), trigger finger, degeneration of hand joints, hand congenital diseases, hand tumors, nail problems etc. • Foot and ankle; foot and ankle traumas (ligament injuries, fractures and dislocations), Achilles tendon ruptures and diseases, flat feet, joint calcifications, nerve compression, foot and finger deformities (pes cavus, hallux valgus etc.), cartilage injuries (talus osteochondral lesion, etc.) , nail problems. Orthopedic oncology; benign and malignant bone and soft tissue tumors.

Featured treatments

• Surgery of pelvic fractures, treatment of fractures with closed nailing, anatomical repair of intra-articular fractures • Surgery of spine deformities such as scoliosis and kyphosis • Arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder joint, shoulder prosthesis • Elbow joint arthroscopy and prostheses • Arthroscopic repair of meniscus tears, meniscus transplantation, artificial meniscus surgery, cartilage repair and transplants, arthroscopic cruciate ligament surgeries • Primary and revision prosthesis operations of the knee joint • Complex ligament and sports injuries treatments of the knee joint • Treatment of congenital orthopedic diseases, child hip and knee osteotomies, cerebral palsy surgeries • Deformity correction surgeries, height extension , extremity inequality correction surgeries • Hip joint primary and revision prosthesis surgeries, hip arthroscopy, adult hip circumference osteotomy operations • Wrist open and arthroscopic nerve release, hand tendon repair operations. • Ankle arthroscopy, ankle prosthesis, foot deformities correction, finger curvature correction, hallux valgus surgeries, • Good and malignant bone and soft tissue tumor operations.