As technology is advancing more in our everyday lives, it is evolving how procedures are done in operating theatres. One of the more advanced in orthopaedics is robotic-assisted knee surgeries. Experienced consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon Mr Ash Gulati explains the newer procedure and how it compares to the traditional method.
What exactly is big toe arthritis? What are the main symptoms and how is it treated? In our latest article, revered consultant orthopaedic surgeon, Mr Shafic Al-Nammari, reveals the answers to these questions and more, as we also find out how best to relieve symptoms through various effective home remedies.
Carpal tunnel syndrome is a treatable condition that sometimes requires surgery. Expert orthopaedic practitioner Miss Samantha Tross provides Top Doctors with an expert guide to what's involved in the process.
Osteoarthritis in the feet can lead to both deformity and debilitating pain, primarily experienced on the top of the foot. In our latest article, highly esteemed consultant orthopaedic surgeon, Mr Bal Dhinsa, tells us all there is to know with regards to osteoarthritis in the feet.
Once a complex trauma injury has been assessed, it will need to be treated. Surgery may not always be required, but sometimes it is the only option. Highly experienced consultant orthopaedic surgeon Professor Mohamed Imam enlightens us on what to expect for complex trauma treatment in this final articles of his complex trauma series.
Innovation in limb-lengthening surgery has meant that less invasive procedures are now the norm. Despite this, parents and guardians may still have questions. Top Doctors speaks to Mr Thomas Crompton, a consultant orthopaedic and paediatric specialist, to address concerns about current limb-lengthening practice for children.
Complex trauma may happen when you least expect it, however, being prepared and knowing what to do is important and can potentially save a life. Following his two other articles on complex trauma and fractures [articles linked], expert consultant orthopaedic surgeon Professor Mohamed Imam provides information and advice to help us better prepare in tough complex trauma situations.
In renowned consultant orthopaedic surgeon Miss Samantha Tross' previous article, she provided an in-depth introduction to carpal tunnel syndrome and its' symptoms. In part two, this expert specialist speaks to Top Doctors about diagnosis and treatment. Read on to find out more.
Despite the prevalence of ankle sprains, many of us don't know much about how to treat them, particularly more complex sprains. Leading orthopaedic surgeon and ankle expert Mr Jordi Sanchez-Ballester shares his expertise on this topic.
Bones make up the skeleton of the body. They provide us with the ability to lift our body up against gravity and move around, interacting with our environment. A crack or a break in a bone is a fracture. In this second article of a series on complex trauma, consultant orthopaedic surgeon Professor Mohamed Imam gives a detailed explanation of bone fractures and how they are involved in complex trauma.