• Bone and Joint Care, Wockhardt Hospital

Bones and joint problems are extremely common and are a major cause of reduced activity and disability. These problems can range from congenital deformities, fractures, diseases such as various types of arthritis, to degenerative conditions.

Wockhardt hospitals is among the country’s premiere hospitals specializing in the care of the musculoskeletal system. We are dedicated to providing compassionate care to our patients. We benefit from the varied knowledge and skills of all of our surgeons enabling us to provide comprehensive orthopedic care.

Bone and joint care is one of our core specialties. The bone and joint program at Wockhardt Hospitals makes it a center for excellence in orthopedics with highly skilled clinical expertise. Our Hospitals provide cutting-edge diagnostic and operating facilities such as computerized navigation, imaging and treatment in orthopedics. This helps in accurate fixation of implants and joint replacement. A comprehensive support of Rheumatology Services makes it a complete program. Also, application of Minimal Access Surgery minimizes the extensive drawbacks of surgery, reducing hospital stay, blood transfusion and results in faster recovery.

Speciality Areas
  • Bone Fracture Surgery

    Bone fracture surgery is a surgery to fix a broken bone using metal screws, pins, rods, or plates to hold the bone in place. It is also known as open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) surgery. Bone fracture surgery is used when a broken bone does not heal properly with casting or splinting alone. Improper healing that requires ORIF surgery can occur in...

  • Elbow Replacement Surgery

    Elbow replacement is surgery to replace the elbow joint with artificial joint parts (prosthetics). The elbow joint connects two bones: humerus in the upper arm and ulna in the lower arm. ...

  • Limb Lengthening Surgery

    Limb lengthening and complex reconstruction of bone materials are today performed successfully by surgical intervention. Limb lengthening and reconstruction techniques are used to replace missing bone and lengthen and/ or straighten deformed bone segments. The procedure is performed on both children and adults who have limb length discrepancies due to birth...

  • Orthopedic oncology

    Orthopaedic Oncology offers treatment for adults and children with musculoskeletal tumours. It evaluates many different types of disorders, including benign tumours, malignant tumours, bone tumours, soft tissue tumours and metastatic lesions. The specialists manage orthopaedic problems in oncology patients requiring specialised multidisciplinary care for bones...

  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation Services

    Individuals who have undergone joint replacement, experienced a musculoskeletal injury, sustained bone trauma or have been diagnosed with a degenerative joint disease often have limited function and mobility, pain and other complications. The institute offers a comprehensive orthopedic rehabilitation program that includes medical, nursing and therapy care to...

  • Paediatric Orthopedics

    Paediatric Orthopaedics is the study and treatment of growing bones, joints and muscles. Among the most-common conditions we treat are:...

  • Polytrauma Treatment

    Polytrauma describes multiple complex injuries of the brain and body typically caused by explosive blasts from car bombs, shells and flying shrapnel. The condition is commonly characterized by multiple head injuries, vision and hearing loss, nerve damage, multiple bone fractures, unhealed body wounds and infections - either of which can be life threatening....

  • Rheumatology Treatment

    Rheumatology includes clinical problems involving joints, soft tissues, autoimmune diseases, vasculitis, and heritable connective tissue disorders. Many of these diseases are now known to be disorders of the immune system, and rheumatology is increasingly the study of immunology. Rheumatology Services are offered for the patients who suffer with rheumatoid...

  • Sports Medicine

    Sports medicine refers to the branch of medicine that deals with illnesses or injuries resulting from participation in sports and athletic activities. Knee, leg, back, shoulder and hand injuries, as well as joint pain and stiffness, are a few of the common disorders treated. Sport Medicine Physicians are doctors with specialist training in sports injuries and...

  • Total Hip Replacement (THR)

    Total Hip Replacement (THR) is necessary when none of the other methods to correct a damaged hip is effective. In this operation the surgeon replaces the ball and the socket with metallic replacements and the cartilage with artificial joint material. Usually THR is done under general anesthesia, it can be also performed under spinal or epidural anesthesia...

  • Total Knee Replacement (TKR)

    Knee pain and arthritis and stiffness is treated with a variety of methods. This includes medications, physical therapy and exercises, weight loss methods and surgery to replace the worn out cushions between the joint spaces.   ...

  • Total Shoulder Replacement Surgery

    Total shoulder joint replacement surgery replaces the bones of the shoulder joint with artificial joint parts, and it’s an option to patients who suffer from joint dysfunction. This is usually the result of osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis, but rarely for those who have sustained severe trauma from a shoulder fracture. Generally, all other modes of...

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