Orthopedics is the medical field involved in the prevention, detection and treatment of diseases of the musculoskeletal system. Traumatology is a science closely related to orthopedics, it is dedicated to the treatment of existing disorders in the functioning of muscles, joints, bone structures and tendons. The main task of both disciplines is to restore the lost mobility of articular units. In the city of Minsk, orthopedists make appointments in clinics, paid medical centers and departments at hospitals.
Orthopedist, what kind of doctor is this?
An orthopedist is a doctor who treats patients with deformation of elements of the musculoskeletal structures, restores their functions. What does an orthopedic surgeon treat? The doctor is focused on the treatment of:
- intervertebral hernia;
- flat feet;
- joint dysplasia.
Orthopedists work in other areas of medicine as well: dentistry, surgery.
The field of professional activity of an orthopedic surgeon includes the provision of assistance to patients with injuries and musculoskeletal dysfunctions.
Orthopedic surgeons correct deformities of the hands, feet, joints and spine using the radical method - operationally.
Orthopedic dentist prosthetics dental units, inserts implants. In his activities, the doctor contacts with the orthodontist and the dentist surgeon.
In orthopedics, in addition to adult orthopedic doctors, there are also children's ones. The latter are involved in the treatment and prevention of deformities of the organs of movement in young patients.
Note! Children should be seen by an orthopedist with a certain regularity: at 1 month, 3 months, 6 months, 9 months and 12 months.
Doctors treat congenital femoral dislocations, curvature of the extremities, joint dysplasia, clubfoot, and poor posture.
Endoprosthetics orthopedics is engaged in the replacement of articular units with artificial endoprostheses. Orthopedists of this specialization are needed when conservative treatment does not help.
Appointment with an orthopedist
For any disorders in the musculoskeletal function, contact doctors working in the field of orthopedics. Appointment with an orthopedist involves counselling patients and, if it is necessary, the appointment of additional examinations (ultrasound, x-ray).
Make an appointment with an orthopedist
In order to consult with an orthopedist, an appointment is required. You can make an appointment by phone or online.
Consultation with an orthopedist
Initial consultation with an orthopedist involves:
- interrogation of the patient;
- history study;
- blockade - muscle, periarticular;
- carrying out punctures.
After the appointment, the orthopedist issues an advisory opinion with recommendations for therapy.
Orthopedics for foreign citizens
People who do not have Belarusian citizenship can make an appointment with orthopedists on a paid basis. Where do they make it? Doctors carry out the appointments in orthopedic clinics, hospitals, private centers and institutes.
The best orthopedists in Belarus
The best orthopedists of the Republic of Belarus include:
- Beloded A.V .;
- Mikhnovich E.V .;
- Bespalchuk A. P .;
- Stasilevich A.N .;
- Shirokiy D.A.
You can read reviews about the activities of orthopedics and doctors on the official website of orthopedics.
Orthopedics centers: clinics, hospitals and departments
In Minsk you can visit the following centers of traumatology and orthopedics:
- Orthopedic rehabilitation medical center "K-Active";
- Pain treatment center "RAM-Clinic";
- Lubimy Doctor;
- RSPC of traumatology and orthopedics;
- Orthopedic center "Ortoland".
Doctors carry out appointments in hospitals (departments of orthopedics, traumatology and orthopedics), centers of orthopedics and endoprosthetics, neurosurgery.
Orthopedics addresses in Minsk
Clinics of traumatology and orthopedics that are very popular among patients are:
- Ortoland - Kireenko, 7;
- Republican Scientific Practical Center for Traumatology and Orthopedics - Kizhevatova 60,4;
- Lubimy Doctor - Matusevich, 70;
- Lode - Independence Avenue, 58.
The RSPC also has a department of pediatric traumatology and orthopedics, where highly qualified orthopedists work.
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