What is Orthopaedic Surgery/Orthopaedics?

Orthopaedics or orthopaedic surgery is the branch of medicine that deals with the study, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the diseases or injuries related to the musculoskeletal system i.e. joints, bones, tendons or ligaments.

The medical specialist who specializes in the field of orthopaedic surgery is known as “Orthopaedic Surgeon”, “Orthopedist”, “Ortho Surgeon” “Bone Doctor” or “Orthopaedician”. Orthopaedic surgeons treat patients of all age groups from the newborns to the elderly. The type of treatment, however, varies from person to person. 

The main aim of the orthopaedic surgeon is to diagnose and treat the musculoskeletal pain with the surgery. Orthopaedic surgeons heal the fractured bones along with restoring the anatomic alignment of the surfaces of joints. They also treat Osteomyelitis (Infections), nonunions and malunion.

Some orthopaedists are general surgeons however they also specialize in particular areas of the body parts such as the spine, hip and knee, hand, shoulder and elbow, foot and ankle. Generally, an orthopaedic surgeon is known as a doctor who would treat the pain issues of joints or bone.

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Musculoskeletal pain can affect people from all age groups at any time of their life. But, no need to worry. From a child to a person suffering from scoliosis or any traumatic surgery needs surgery and can easily benefit from the expertise of an expert orthopaedic surgeon. Various treatment options are available depending upon the requirement of each patient.


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An Orthopaedic Surgeon in Pakistan is a licensed medical healthcare practitioner, having a Doctorate degree, further specialization in the field of Orthopaedic surgery by a recognized university and then a residency in neurosurgery.

Pakistan has many top qualified Orthopaedic Surgeons who are best in their field and are practising in various clinics and hospitals all over Pakistan. In order to help you, Healthwire is providing you with easy access to Pakistan’s Best Orthopaedic Surgeons. You can find the complete list of both male and female Orthopaedic surgeons all over Pakistan with their detailed information of expertise, practising location and timings.

You can easily book an “Online Appointment” or even Opt for “Video Consultation” at your own ease, Anywhere, Anytime all over Pakistan by either Calling us at 04232500989 or download our Healthwire App to book appointments.

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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the difference between an Orthopedic and Orthopaedic?

There is no difference between an orthopedic and an orthopaedic. Both are the same doctor and treat injuries related to the musculoskeletal system i.e. joints, bones, tendons, or ligaments. The only difference is in spellings, in the American language it is written as “Orthopedic” while in the British language it is written as “Orthopaedic”.

What is an Orthopaedic doctor called?

An orthopaedic doctor is a medical specialist who specializes in the field of orthopaedic surgery. An orthopaedic doctor is also known as “Orthopaedic Surgeon”, “Orthopedist”, “Ortho Surgeon” “Bone Doctor” or “Orthopaedician”

When should I see an orthopaedic doctor?

You might need to visit an orthopaedic doctor if you are suffering from any musculoskeletal pain, bone injury, joint pain, or even arthritis.

Who is the best person to see for back pain?

Orthopaedic Surgeon or Orthopaedist is the best person to see when you are suffering from back pain.

What does an orthopedic surgeon do?

An Orthopaedic surgeon specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of the musculoskeletal pain with the surgery. Orthopaedic surgeons heal the fractured bones along with restoring the anatomic alignment of the surfaces of joints. They also treat Osteomyelitis (Infections), nonunions, and malunion.

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