Orthopaedic Trauma and Emergency

Orthopaedic Trauma and Emergency

Like any other medical emergency, An Orthopaedic Trauma and Emergency is extremely critical and patients suffering from it should seek immediate medical attention.

What is an Orthopaedic Trauma?

Orthopaedic trauma is s a serious and emergency condition that is caused due to a sudden accident or fall. However, it is not limited to only these reasons. Orthopaedic Emergency can also be caused due to aggravation of existing injuries related to the bones and joints and also infections. Sometimes, frequent long-distance running can also result in Orthopaedic Trauma.

What are the common causes of Orthopaedic Trauma?

Usually, orthopaedic traumas are caused due to the reasons mentioned below:

● A sudden fall or an accidental fall from a particular height
● Being involved in a road accident
● Being involved in Physical violence
● Injury caused while playing a stressful outdoor sport
● Natural disasters
Sometimes in older adults, conditions like Osteoporosis can also lead to an Orthopaedic Trauma due to weakning the bone.

When to see an Orthopaedic Trauma Specialist:

An Orthopaedic Trauma and Emergency can happen at any time. Sometimes, even an accidental fall either at home or outdoors can result in an emergency. It is essential to see an orthopaedic doctor immediately if the pain continues for a long time and you are unable to move after suffering a fall or accident.

Sometimes an orthopaedic trauma might not be life-threatening but it still requires specialized care. It is important to seek medical attention if you suffer from

● Sudden onset of pain or swelling in the limbs or joints
● Open injuries
● Stress fractures
● Dislocation

Why should you choose our efficient team at Prakriya Hospital to address Orthopaedic Trauma and Emergency?

Prakriya Hospital is well-equipped with a versatile team of orthopaedic surgeons having advanced knowledge of the musculoskeletal system – some specialize even further, focusing on only one area of the body, such as the knees, hands, or feet. Our team of competent orthopaedic surgeons at Prakriya Hospital have successfully performed a wide range of surgeries and brought smiles back to the faces of patients affected by severe orthopaedic trauma. Combining a caring and friendly approach with extensive subject knowledge, our team of doctors are well versed in using advanced technology to the fullest extent to relieve the patient from traumatic conditions. Emergency care is available 24/7 with immediate attention available for patients in need.