Orthopedic is the branch of medicine that deals with the prevention or correction of injuries or disorders of the skeletal system, associated muscles, joints, and ligaments.
Accidents happen more often than we think, therefore it’s good to know that there are specialists ready to deal with no matter what the complication is. Whether it’s a broken arm, sport-related injuries or the most complex spine conditions, you can rest assured that all of the staff at Medical Center Bangkok are committed to providing the most comprehensive and exceptional care for our patients.
Whether you have problems about developmental disorders, orthopedic conditions, congenital conditions, neuromuscular conditions or even post-traumatic problems of the musculoskeletal system, we do not only have the know-how but we also provide the compassionate care to make your stay as comfortable as possible. In addition to these treatments, physical and occupational medicine, orthotic and prosthetic devices are also offered.
The future holds no limits as the medical technology advances all the time and we keep our pace with the progress. Despite what tomorrow may offer, our philosophy remains the same – to provide the best orthopedic care for our patients and give a comfortable and informative service so that the patients feel that we truly care about their wellbeing.
Orthopedic services and treatments
Patients are warmly welcome at our orthopedic center to consult with our specialists about their problems. An informed discussion with our highly-specialized doctors will help find the real causes of the problems which lead to the proper and comprehensive treatments. To help with the diagnosis, the orthopedists may order one of the following imaging procedures:
• Arthrograms (joint x-ray)
• Bone scans
• Magnetic resonance imaging scan (MRI)
• Computed tomography scan (CT)
One of these medicinal injections may be ordered to deal with the symptoms:
• Hyaluronic acid injection to help relieve arthritis pain
• Corticosteroid injections into joints, tendons and ligaments and around the spine to treat inflammation
Our orthopedic center also provides these surgical procedures:
• Repair of torn ligaments and tendons
• Ligament reconstructions
• Arthroscopic surgeries
• Cartilage repair or resurfacing procedures
• Fracture care
• Spine surgery, including diskectomy, foraminotomy, laminectomy, and spinal fusion
• Bunionectomy and hammer-toe repair
• Cartilage surgery to knee
• Joint replacement (arthroplasty)
Of all the joints, the shoulder is considered one of the most complicated ones in the body. Even if so, please rest assured that the physicians at our center have the expertise and not only be able to thoroughly conduct a comprehensive diagnosis but also to offer advanced treatments when it comes to problems related to the shoulder.
Along with our expertise we utilize state-of-the art reconstructive techniques and equipment to address all shoulder conditions in order to get the best results for your treatment. Physical therapists are also part of our team to ensure that your, if necessary, continuous treatments surpass your expectations.
We offer the comprehensive treatments for all problems with the shoulder, including :
• Frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis)
• Impingement syndrome
• Loose or foreign bodies
• Rotator cuff tear
• Rotator cuff tendinitis
• Torn labrum
• SLAP tears
One of the joints we use the most on a daily basis is the elbow, regardless if it’s activities involving sports, work or something else we do every day. Elbow movement is essential to our daily gestures and performance. For elbows to function properly, the responsibility lies in a bundle of bones, muscles, ligaments and tendons. They all make their part in order for this joint to work. It’s then evidently clear that any damages to these parts can cause a serious injury.
Our specialists are well trained and prepared to meet the demands that you require to restore a function and mobility. With surgical techniques and non-surgical treatment plans, we make sure that your transition back to the normal life will be as smooth and painless as possible.
Our staff know how important it is to keep the technology up to date and to dedicate their time continuing their medical education to more than satisfy our patients needs. May it be a sport injury such as tennis or golfer elbow, a chronic condition, a congenital disorder or even a traumatic injury, we know our work and we have capacity to deal with. We fully understand the most complex conditions and also how to best treat them. We can ensure you that when the treatment is done, you will walk out feeling confident and pleased that you chose our service.
We offer the comprehensive treatments for all problems with the elbow, including :
• Dislocation or separation
• Ligament sprains or tears
• Loose or foreign bodies
• Tennis or golfers elbow (epicondylitis or tendinitis)
• Elbow stiffness or contractures
Foot & Ankle
Among the most common disorders, foot and ankle is on the top of the list. Statistically speaking, the majority of the population will experience foot pain sometimes during their life span. Even though it’s quite common in our daily lives, we at Medical Center Bangkok wish no one will have to experience this but if the accident has already happened, we are ready to help you smoothly get through it. No matter if you are young or old, we treat people of all ages and stand ready with a well equipped and well trained staff to accommodate your needs whether it’s related to a problem such as tendinitis, bunion, serious injuries or disorders. Our first approach is a comprehensive conservative care which includes correctional orthotic devices, if the patients do not respond well to the first approach then we will consider a surgical procedure. Our top surgeons with their expertise will be there for you, all the way, helping and taking care of you through the procedures.
Our goal is to restore functions, help our patients out of chronic pain and make sure they perform daily activities with utmost comfort. Medical Center Bangkok is not only committed to achieving this goal but also to going beyond it.
We offer the comprehensive treatments for all problems with the foot and ankle, including :
• Heel pain
• Joint pain and arthritis
• Foot and ankle deformities
• Hammer toe
• Heel spurs
• Tarsal tunnel syndrome
The “backbone” is exactly the term we can use for the spine as it supports all structures of the body. Think of when you bend, lift heavy/light objects, that’s when the spine has to work most or just when you turn your head, even then you use your spine. We totally understand that any injuries to the spine are both painful and serious but with the spine surgeons at Medical Center Bangkok, you do not need to worry. Dedicated and with extensive experience in treatment and diagnosis, they make sure that the injuries will be treated professionally and with gentle and comprehensive approach. Trauma, tumors, scoliosis, spinal cord compression or lumbar disk herniations are just examples of the treatments we do here and they are conducted at one of the most advanced and state-of-the-art facilities in this field today.
We offer the comprehensive treatments for all problems with the spine, including :
• Herniated (slipped) disc
• Infection of the spine
• Injury to the spine
• Spinal stenosis
• Spinal tumor
• Spinal cord injuries
| Hand & Wrist
When it comes to the hand, it requires a different approach due to its complexity in structure. Because of this complexity, the dysfunction of a single part must be treated with consideration to the whole hand.
Finding experts in this matter can be hard but you do not need to look any further.
Our specially -trained and highly-experienced physicians treat a full range of conditions including tendons, muscles and bones of the hands and also the forearm and the wrist.
The goal of our orthopedic center is to help our patients return to an active lifestyle without the worries of prolonged pain or injury. Under our physician care with their experienced guidance, you will be taken care of and carefully monitored from the day you step in our center to the day that your treatment is finished.
We offer the comprehensive treatments for all problems with the hand and wrist, including :
• Joint pain
• Tendon or ligament injury
• Carpal tunnel syndrome
• Ganglion cyst
• Rheumatoid arthritis
A fact is that the knees are the largest joints in the body but the fact also concludes they are the ones that are most easily injured. We use them when we exercise, whether it is a jogging, bicycling or even swimming. We also use them when we walk up the stairs or even sit down on the floor playing with kids.
With an injury to this joint, life proves difficult and that’s why it’s good to know there are professionals who can help you with this problem so that you can continue smoothly and painlessly with these usual activities. With the latest technology, our dedicated physicians implement the new and proven treatment techniques in total knee replacement and minimally invasive surgery (cartilage repair, arthroscopy and ACL reconstruction).
Our team of specialists and professionals will take you through the process from the beginning to the end. Each and every one of the procedures will be done in the extremely professional fashion so that you can be sure you will be truly taken care of.
We offer the comprehensive treatments for all problems with the knee, including :
• Cartilage and meniscus injuries
• Dislocation of the kneecap (patella)
• Ligament sprains or tears (anterior cruciate, posterior cruciate, medial collateral and lateral collateral ligament tears)
• Loose or foreign bodies
• Osgood-Schlatter disease
Walking, working, playing sports or even doing the garden, the hip joint is what keeps your body in motion. As we mentioned earlier, our facilities are top notch and also provides a soothing atmosphere of comfort and relaxation. Utilizing the latest technology and surgical techniques to care for hip problems such as soft tissue injuries and labral tears, our hope and goal is to allow our patients a rapid recovery and a longer lasting joint function so that they can enjoy each and every moment of their lives.
| Pediatric Orthopedics
Our orthopedic center is a family orientated place and we also provide orthopedic care of children. The special treatments we offer in this department are fractures, and orthopedic-related diseases in children. Our well-trained and caring physicians are equally devoted to children as they are to adults and aware perfectly of the needs children might have. It is imperative that we take back the child to his/her normal life as quickly as possible and also to let the child feel revitalized along with having no further complications.
ENT Medicine Bangkok : Health Check Up Bangkok : Medical Centre Bangkok : Medical Specialist Bangkok : Medical Tourism Bangkok : Medical Treatment Bangkok
Orthopedic Medicine Bangkok : Orthopedic Surgery Bangkok : Plastic Surgery Bangkok : Rehabilitation Treatment Bangkok : Rejuvenation Bangkok : Skin Doctor Bangkok