Venjaramoodu PO
Trivandrum, PIN-695607
0472 304 1234
180030008595
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Orthopaedics

Overview

Orthopaedics is a branch of medicine concerned with the correction or prevention of deformities, disorders, or injuries of the skeleton and associated structures. The department is a referral unit for the effective management of a variety of trauma, sports injuries, deformity corrections and degenerative diseases. The department follows evidence-based protocols for the treatment and care of all patients, and focus on providing good functional results.

Goals

  1. To provide prompt, efficient and effective care for all orthopaedic conditions
  2. To teach and train undergraduate and postgraduate students in skills and procedures, with a view to enhance core competency in the management of orthopaedic conditions. 

Faculty

The department is headed by Prof.Dr. M.Raffic who has more than 30 Years of experience .  Faculty include 3 professors, 2 Associate Professor, 3 Assistant Professors, 3 Senior Residents and 6 Junior Residents. more..

 

Facilities

  1. Arthroscope
  2. C-Arm
  3. State of the Art Operation Theatre
  4. Physiotherapy unit
  5. Demonstration Rooms
  6. Departmental Library
  7. Department museum
  8. Research lab

 

Services

  1. Trauma
  2. Arthroscopy
  3. Sports Medicine
  4. Arthroplasty -Knee & Hip
  5. Paediatric Orthopaedics
  6. Deformity correction
  7. Spine Surgeries
  8. Foot & Ankle Surgeries
  9. Hand Surgeries
  10. Rehabilitation services

Speciality clinics

  1. Arthritis clinic
  2. Low back ache clinic
  3. Trauma clinic