Orthopedics is a specialty in medicine that treats bone abnormalities and muscle and joint problems. Orthopedic specialists and surgeons; They perform surgery on bones, tendons, ligaments and muscles. Orthopedics involves the rehabilitation of patients who suffer from traumatic injuries such as fractures or orthopedic fractures. Injuries related to work or sports, musculoskeletal disorders caused by muscle weakness, muscle strain, spine disorders, bone fractures, joint replacement, back and leg pain, arthritis, etc. are all treated by orthopedic doctors.
Orthopedic doctors can diagnose the disease and treat it. But orthopedic doctors, by completing the specialized fellowship course; They can find high expertise and skill in diagnosing and treating diseases of a specific part of the body. For example, Wrist Fellowship is a specialist in the treatment and surgery of orthopedic diseases related to the wrist.