Comprehensive Treatment for Orthopaedic Conditions
The orthopaedic services at The Princess Grace Hospital include a group of highly experienced consultant surgeons who specialize in surgical treatment of orthopaedic disorders . Many patients will visit the centre with common complaints such as;
- Foot pain
- Arm Pain
- Plantar Fasciitis
- Sports Injury
- Fractures - Broken Bones
- Tendon injuries
- Ligament injuries
- Central and Peripheral Nerve compression
- Epicondylitis - Tennis Elbow and Golf Elbow
- Dupytrens Contracture
Our consultants believe in a multidisciplinary approach to patient care and make full use of the comprehensive diagnostic and surgical facilities of the main hospital and the rehabilitation services provided by its specialist physiotherapists. Together they work with each patient to determine the best treatment, for the best outcomes with the minimum side effects.
The London Centre for Musculoskeletal Services provides a full range of treatment options under one roof. We offer surgical interventions such as arthroscopies of the joints, knee and hip joint replacements, mechanical treatments to improve movement, treatment of traumatic or genetic disfigurement and repair to nerves.
Medical management of orthopaedic conditions includes treatment with a rheumatologist for rheumatological arthritis of the knee, hip and spine. Our rheumatologists can also undertake metabolic medical management of conditions such as osteoporosis.
Spinal and neurospinal conditions are also managed and treated by specialists within the hospital.
The London Musculoskeletal Centre is available for advice, treatment and care for all orthopaedic conditions. Consultants are usually available within 24 hours.
Sports Injury is becoming more common. Your first instinct will be to see an orthpaedic surgeon; however, as is so often the case many of these injuries do not require surgery. You should be guided by your GP but your first port of call should be to see a Sports and Exercise Medicine Consultant. The Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine is a world leading centre bring together the best sports medicine consultants in the world together with state of the art diagnostics and rehabilitation facilities. You can read more about the institute by clicking here.