Leading consultant orthopaedic spinal surgeon Mr Stewart Tucker gives an expert guide to degenerative lumbar spondylosis, including the various approaches to treatment and when surgery is necessary.
Bunions can cause serious discomfort and can disrupt a patient's ability to take part in many types of physical activity. Fortunately, non-surgical treatment methods can be very effective in easing the troublesome symptoms. Leading consultant orthopaedic surgeon Mr Shafic Al-Nammari offers expert insight on both surgical and non-surgical treatment methods for bunions in this informative article.
Hip and knee replacements offer effective pain relief for people who suffer from arthritis and giving them a new lease of life. Here to explain just how this pain relief is achieved, as well as potential side effects, is leading consultant orthopaedic surgeon Mr Sanjay Mulay. Read on to find out more.
There are various types of arthritis which can affect the foot and ankle. Esteemed foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon, who practises in Manchester, Liverpool, and Warrington, Mr Samer Morgan explains what athritis exactly is, what causes it, and how it's diagnosed and treated.
What is the relationship between sport and knee osteoarthritis? Can playing certain sports lead to knee osteoarthritis? Here to answer these questions and more is highly experienced and skilled consultant orthopaedic and trauma surgeon, Mr Jehangir Mahaluxmivala.
Tingling, numbness and pain in your hands and fingers may indicate carpal tunnel syndrome, a common condition caused by a compression of the median nerve. To treat this condition, an orthopaedic surgeon may carry out a carpal tunnel decompression. Mr Stephen Lipscombe, highly experienced hand and wrist surgeon, explains what this procedure involves.
Leading consultant orthopaedic surgeon Mr Koushik Ghosh sheds light on the diagnostic and treatment process for knee injuries, with specific focus on those sustained in sporting activities, in this illuminating article.
Hip arthroscopy, a keyhole sugrical procedure, can be used to terat many conditions which affect the joint. Renowned consultant orthopaedic hip surgeon Mr Giles Stafford details how the procedure is performed and what patients can expect from the recovery period in this informative article.
The frustrating, debilitating and sometimes life-changing nature of knee injuries lead to many questions and concerns surrounding them. Consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon Mr Atik Malik goes in depth about this wide-reaching topic, including how knee injuries can lead to chronic conditions like arthritis.
Patients with hip arthritis who have been recommended for hip replacement surgery may be overwhelmed by the variety of options available and the surgery and recovery period to come. In this detailed guide, leading consultant orthopaedic surgeon Mr Andrew Skyrme sheds light on which patients may be most suitable for the various types of hip replacement and explains the steps he takes in his own practice to ensure the best outcomes for his patients.