ORTHOPEDICS

Orthopedic and trauma surgery deals with the deformation of the joints, the bones, the tendons, the ligaments and peripheral nerves, and it’s a discipline that treats the vast majority of the human skeleton.

 

Benefits of the Department

 

The department of orthopedic and trauma surgery is outfitted with state of the art equipment that is best suited to the following deformities.

 

Trauma:

 

- Fractures of the pelvis and hips

- Fractures of the tibial plateau and patella

- Fractures of the ankle and leg

- Rupture of the Achilles tendon

- Fractures of the shoulder and humerus

- Fractures of the elbow and wrist

- Fractures of the spine

 

Or orthopedic:

 

- Hallux valgus

- Claw toe

- Carpal tunnel

- Dupuytren's contracture

- Trigger finger

- Synovial cyst

- Herniated disc

 

Depending on the bone structure affected, the specialists will decide upon a specific intervention:

 

Knee:              

- Arthroscopy
- Prosthesis
- ACL reconstruction
- Meniscectomy

 

 

Hip:         

- Hip replacement (THR)

- Osteosynthesis (screw, screw plate)

- Cervicocephalic prosthesis

 

Shoulder:        

- Cuff surgery (acromioplasty, tendon rehabilitation, arthroscopy)

- Anterior abutment

 

Hand:             

- MCL thumb reintegration

- Fasciectomy (Dupuytren)

 

Foot:               

- Hallux valgus, claw toe

 

Spine:             

- Herniated disc

 

The Team

 

The department is managed by qualified and competent orthopedists such as Dr. Pierre Abousleiman, Dr. Nassif Farah, Dr. Kamal Khoury and Dr. George Rabay.

 

Tel.: +961 8 82 30 55 Ext.: 1143