ORTHOPEDIC PROGRAMS

Orthopedic surgery is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumor s, and congenital disorders.

Diseases of the Osteomioarticular system are one of the most common causes of disability making it difficult, to those who suffer, and the enjoyment of a fruitful and useful life, personally and in the family or work environment.

Orthopedic surgery programs include:

 

No. entity Surgical Intervention Hospitalization Anaesthesia
1 Degenerative Arthropathy of hip Total Hip Arthroplasty 20 Regional
2 Hip Deformity Hip Corrective Osteotomy 14 Regional
3 Hip Flexion Contracture Hip flexors Stretching 21 General
4 Lumbar disc herniation Lumbar Discectomy 10 General
5 Lumbar disc herniation (recurrent) Discectomy and Liberation of roots, Lumbar 14 General
6 Lumbar disc herniation Lumbar Discectomy and Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF) with titanium implant (1 space) 10 General
7 Lumbar disc herniation Lumbar Discectomy and Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF) with titanium implant (2 spaces) 10 General
8 Cervical Herniated Disc Cervical Discectomy 7 General
9 Dorsal [thoracic] spinal cord compression Anterior decompression and stabilization of dorsal [thoracic] column 13 General
10 Dorsal [thoracic] spinal cord compression Posterior decompression and stabilization of dorsal [thoracic] column 13 General
11 Lumbar spinal cord compression Anterior decompression and stabilization of lumbar column 13 General
12 Lumbar spinal cordcompression Posterior decompression and stabilization of lumbar column 6 General
13 Cervical spinal cord compression Anterior decompression and stabilization of Cervical Spine 9 General
14 Cervical spinal cord compression Posterior decompression and stabilization of Cervical Spine 9 General
15 Scoliosis – 60 degrees Correction of Scoliosis – 60 degrees 14 General
16 Scoliosis + 60 degrees Correction of Scoliosis + 60 degrees 27 General

 

No. entity Surgical Intervention Hospitalization Anaesthesia
17 Kyphosis between 40 and 60 degrees Correction of kyphosis between 40 and 60 degrees 14 General
18 Kyphosis of + 60 degrees Correction of kyphosis of + 60 degrees 27 General
19 Degenerative osteoarthropathy of the knee Knee Arthroplasty with Unilateral Prosthetic Implant 14 Regional
20 Bilateral degenerative osteo-arthropathy of the knee Knee Arthroplasty with Bilateral Prosthetic Implants 14 Regional
21 Degenerative osteoarthropathy of Elbow Elbow Arthroplasty 7 Regional
22 Degenerative osteoarthropathy of Shoulder Shoulder Arthroplasty 7 Regional
23 Hip osteoarthropathy Endoprosthetic Hip Replacement 7 Regional
24 Angular deformity of the Knee Unilateral Knee corrective osteotomy 21 Regional
25 Angular deformity of the Knee Bilateral Knee Corrective Osteotomy 21 Regional
26 Deformity of humerus corrective osteotomy humerus 7 Regional
27 Bilateral deformity of tibia Bilateral Tibia corrective osteotomy 7 Regional
28 Deformity of femur Femur Osteotomy 7 Regional
29 Knee Flexion Contracture Stretching of Knee Flexors 14 General
30 Internal unilateral patellar disarrangement Unilateral Therapeutic Arthroscopy 3 Regional
31 Internal unilateral patellar disarrangement Unilateral Therapeutic Arthroscopy 3 General
32 Internal bilateral patellar disarrangement Bilateral Therapeutic Arthroscopy 4 Regional
33 Internal bilateral patellar disarrangement Bilateral Therapeutic Arthroscopy 4 General
34 Foot Deformity Arthrodesis of the rearfoot 10 Regional
35 Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) Carpal tunnel release [Median Nerve decompression] Ambulatory Regional
36 Bilateral avascular necrosis of Femoral Head   7 Regional
37 Perthes and joint conditions with Hyperbaric Chamber   7 Regional
38 Spondylolisthesis – transpedicular screw fixation   7 Regional
39 Bilateral tibial bone elongation   7 General
40 Exploration of Lumbo Sacral Spine and posterior lumbar fusion   7 General
41 Club-hand   7 Regional
42 Evaluation and Treatment of Cervical Herniated Disc   7  
43 Brachial Plexus   7 General
44 Pollicization of the index finger   7 Regional
45 Evaluation for Scoliosis Surgery (Child)      
46 Comprehensive Orthopedic Medical Checkup   7  

 

All these programs include the following:

  • Hospitalization will include accommodation in a private room, nursing care and medical assistance, evaluation and preparation of medical history, as well as three course meals
  • doctor fees
  • pre-operative screening
  • basic tests
  • surgical specimen biopsy when indicated
  • right to the operating room
  • right to anesthesia
  • surgical procedure
  • recovery accommodation

These programs exclude the following:

  • medicines
  • disposables
  • blood derivatives or substitutes

artificial supporting materials when indicated (According to the intervention it might require surgery prosthesis or osteosynthesis material whose cost is not included in the program