Bone and Joint Surgery | Spine Surgery | Hand Surgery | Upper Limb Surgery
The Orthopedics department at LifeCare is a specialty department catering to all kinds of bone/joint related problems. We treat fractures of upper and lower limbs, joint replacement of the knee, hip, shoulder and elbows, sports injury and pediatric orthopedic problems.
Dr. Yashwardhan Jaiswal
KGMU Trauma Center
Joint Replacement Specialist
Dr. Yashwardhan is an experienced Joint Replacement Specialist, expert in Total Knee Replacement (TKR) and Total Hip Replacement (THR). Dr. Yashwardhan is also adept at treating children with congenital defects such as limb and spine deformities and musculoskeletal problems.
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24/7 orthopedic services for simple isolated fractures to life threatening accidents with multiple complexfractures is available.
Joint replacement surgery is a surgical procedure where dysfunctional or arthritic joint is replaced with an orthopedic prosthesis.
Total Knee Replacement (TKR) and Partial Knee Replacement: This is a surgical procedure to replace the knee joint to relieve pain and disability caused by various kinds of arthritis.
Total Hip Replacement (THR): A surgery can be formed on the total hip or partial hip to treat Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteonecrosis (Collapse of the hip joint due to inadequate blood supply to the ball portion of the hip joint).Complex hip replacement procedures where complications due to obesity, neurological disorders, muscular problems and skin diseases are also undertaken in this department. Hip revision surgeries are performed to repair an artificial hip (prosthetic) joint that has been damaged over time due to infection, or normal wear and tear of the prosthetic hip.
Total Shoulder Replacement is a procedure for treating severe pain and stiffness that occurs due to arthritis or degenerative joint disease of the shoulder joint. This procedure will help relieve pain, restore motion, strength and function of the joint.
Pediatric Orthopedic Services
Dr Yashwardhan is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon skilled at treating children’s musculoskeletal problems such as Limb and Spine Deformities (clubfoot, scoliosis, and limb length differences), gait abnormalities (limping) and bone infections.
Spine Surgery department offers expert medical advice on spine conditions of spine deformity such as herniated disc (slipped disc), spinal stenosis (narrowing of the spinal canal), spinal tumors and spinal trauma.Degenerative spinal disease is usually age related where the discs between the vertebrae of the spinal column deteriorates, leading to pain. Final stages of the disease may require stabilization surgery (fusion of two vertebrae to provide stability to the spine) or decompression surgery (where the part of the joint of the disc to relieve the pressure on nerves).
Sport injuries caused while exercising and playing sports can lead to sprains, strains, bruises, joint injuries and nose bleeds. The department is adept at handling all kinds of injuries caused by over exertion of joins and bones.