An orthopaedic surgeon treats diseases, trauma (fracture, rupture, hematoma) and deformities of the musculoskeletal system: bones, joints, ligaments, tendons and muscles.
The objective of the consultation with the orthopaedic surgeon is to relieve pain or functional disorders caused by an accident, disease, congenital malformation or injury of a sporting or occupational origin.
Duration of hospital stay
1 to 2 days.
A consultation lasts 30 minutes on average.
How many trips are to be expected?
The patient will have to stay longer if treatment is to take place.
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The patient should collect all medical documents, treatments, test results, X-rays in order to bring them on the day of your consultation.
During the consultation with the orthopaedic surgeon, your symptoms and a medical examination will allow to make diagnostic assumptions. Depending on the case, additional tests will be necessary to confirm the diagnosis.
If a surgical procedure is proposed, you will be explained in detail the instructions and post-operative care.
You will then have the choice of taking the time to think about it or setting a date for the intervention.
The consultation lasts about 30 minutes.
Some complex treatments such as orthopaedic surgery may lead some patients to seek a second medical opinion. Almost 50% of patients using the second medical opinion have seen their treatment options evolve. Seeking a second medical opinion is perfectly legitimate when faced with a serious illness.
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MEDICAIM organizes your entire stay for you: post-operative nursing care, biological follow-up, therapeutic, nutritional and psychological support.
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