Orthopaedic Surgery

Specialists



Datuk Dr. M. Z. Atun Wee
MB CHB (Leeds), MRCS (Eng), FRCS (Edinburgh), FRCS (Ireland), LRCP (Lond), A.M. (Malaysia), EMST (Aust)
Dr. Chidambaram Sambandam
MBBS (Malaya), MS Ortopaedic (UKM), CMIA (NIOSH)


Dr. Sivaharan Thambapillay
MRCS (England), MB ChB (Sheffield) , CCT (UK), FRCS Trauma and Orthopaedics (England), Fellow of The Royal College Of Surgeons Of England


Definition

Orthopedic surgery or orthopedics (also spelled orthopaedics) is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal (muscle and bone) system. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and non-surgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders.


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