Orthopaedics is the medical specialty that focuses on injuries and diseases of your body's musculoskeletal system. This complex system, which includes your bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves, allows you to move, work, and be active.
Once devoted to the care of children with spine and limb deformities, orthopaedists now care for patients of all ages, from newborns with clubfeet to young athletes requiring arthroscopic surgery to older people with arthritis. And anybody can break a bone.
Joint replacement services in our affiliated units are nearly comprehensive and unique as they include different types of minimally invasive and computer-assisted surgery. The scope of our services is joint replacement: traditional techniques in Joint replacement, total knee replacement, unicompartmental knee replacement, hip hemireplacement, resurfacing hip replacement, total hip replacement (cemented, hybrid, uncemented, metal on metal and ceramic on ceramic), shoulder hemireplacement and total shoulder replacement.
Patient specific instruments (PSI) for TKR is now used almost routinely in our center by Prof Mahmoud A Hafez. The technique used is called an open platform PSI, as it can be used for any TKR implants. The personal experience of Dr Hafez indicate that this PSI technique can make a revolution in the management of TKR in the Middle East.
SHORT HOSPITAL STAY*
*staying less than 5 day in hospital