Orthopaedic Specialty Clinics and Physical Therapy
Osteoarthritis is a common symptom of Thai elderly paitent. Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease that commonly seen in hip and knee joints. Moreover, they can be caused from rheumatoid arthritis, gouty arthritis or posttraumatic arthritis. Medical and surgical treatments help for relieving the symptoms and improve quality of life. please vist adult reconstruction page.
ACL injury is a anterior cruciate ligament injury. It is a common sport injury of the lower extremities in soccer, basketball or runner. Diagnosis by physical examination and MRI are necessary. Current treatments are all minimal invasive arthroscopic surgery for ligament reconstruction and aggressive physical therapy. please visit sport medicine page.
Heel pain is a common presentation in working age. Morning heel pain after waking up and pain after long-period walking are usually symptoms of the patient. X-ray sometimes shows bony spur underneath the heel. Treatments consist of medications, physical therapy including radial shockwave therapy, exercise and shoe modification can help. Less than 10 percent of the patients are needed for surgical treatment. please visit foot and ankle surgery page.
Clubfoot is the disease of foot deformity in newborn that caused of gait abnormality and limbing in children. It caused by genetic or abnormal birth defect. Current treatment with immediate cast manupulation after birth can prevent further foot abnormality and treat the deformity. please visit paediatric orthopaedic surgery page.
Back and neck pain are one of the most common complaints in an orthopaedic clinic. The patient presents with symptoms of ache on posterior neck or posterio lumbar area. Causes can be come from muscle, ligament, joints or bony structure. The spine unit may be unstable if the pain present in elderly patients. Completely examination and investigation could lead to definited diagnose and allow to achieve correct treatments. please visit spine surgery page.
The Department of Orthopeadics Maharaj Nakorn Chiangmai Hospital the Faculty of Medicine,Chiangmai University,is the first regional orthopaedic medical school outside Bangkok. We have expetise in every orthopaedic subspecialty such as trauma, reconstruction, hand and pediatric. The department also provides consulting services to all hospitals in northern part of Thailand.Readmore...
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