Orthopedics or orthopaedics is the line of surgery and treatment involving the musculoskeletal system, and can entail degenerative conditions, trauma, sports injury, tumors, and congenital issues. You may have noticed the spelling variations of orthopedics/orthopaedics. The most common body parts treated with orthopedic surgeries using arthroscopic techniques to repair damaged ligaments, tendons, and soft tissue tears include the knees, shoulders, wrists, and hips. Orthopaedic surgeons are devoted to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons and muscles. Some orthopaedists are generalists, while others specialize in certain areas of the body, such as: Hip and knee, foot and ankle.
Orthopedic treatment in Iran is a developed field of medicine and Iran is on par with countries such as the US, the UK, Germany, France, and Japan in terms of medical technology and human resources in orthopedic procedures. Not only is the quality of orthopedic surgery in Iran excellent, but the cost of orthopedic procedures is also remarkably more affordable compared to other countries. This has created an opportunity for orthopedic patients from other countries, especially neighboring nations, to travel to Iran to receive major orthopedic treatments such as arthroplasty or joint replacement surgery at affordable prices.
Health MEDiran company as a health tourism company does all the arrangements for you, from helping you choose the best orthopedic surgeon in Iran, get a visa for Iran, book flight and accommodations, to picking you up from airport, transferring you to your hotel and hospital, assigning a personal interpreter to you to help you communicate with your doctor, and providing post-operative care and consultation. By having your orthopedic treatment in Iran and your trip arranged by health MEDiran company, you can rest assured that everything will go smoothly.
Many patients come to Iran from different parts of the world to seek orthopedics care and surgeries. Orthopedics in Iran, hospitals and facilities present some of the most advanced technologies in this fields and state-of-the-art and orthopedic equipment. Patients with joint diseases, knee arthritis, and weight gain related joint problems can take advantage of high quality Orthopedic care services such as knee surgeries and treatment of bone fractures. Orthopedic surgery in Iran is a specialty of immense breadth and variety. Orthopedic surgeons treat a wide variety of diseases and conditions, including: fractures and dislocations, torn ligaments, sprains, and strains, tendon injuries, pulled muscles, and bursitis, ruptured discs, sciatica, low back pain, and scoliosis, knock knees, bow legs, bunions and other types of orthopedic treatment in Iran.
Iranian surgeons perform high quality orthopedic surgeries at prices which are more affordable than those in other nations. Many patients came from countries such as Azerbaijan, Iraq, Afghanistan, Qatar and Persian Gulf littoral states come to here for doing orthopedic surgery in Iran. Iran boasts good and state-of-the-art orthopedic equipment and facilities. The orthopedic services which are most in demand in Iran pertain to knee surgeries and treatment of bone fractures. In terms of medical knowledge and experience, Iran’s standing is quite high. We are at par with countries such as US, UK, France, Japan and Germany in this field. Joint diseases occur in old ages; many people who suffer from joint disease do not go for joint replacements and do not undergo treatment. Iranian Orthopedic Surgeons Association was established in 1973. It is one of the oldest associations in the country. It expanded after the 1979 Islamic Revolution. Currently, all orthopedists (numbering 850) are members of the association.
Medical tourism is a new, growing trend in Iran because of all these top quality doctors and surgeons who are operating different types of orthopedic surgeries. It’s too efficient and economical to do your orthopedic surgery in Iran in comparison with other countries of the world. You can get the advantage of the best quality and the best price at the same time. The top-notch quality of orthopedic surgeons and surgeries as well as the low price of orthopedic surgery in Iran has caused a vast number of foreigners annually who seek to have their orthopedic surgeries in Iran pulled into this country.
While having an orthopedic treatment would cost a fortune in many countries, Iran stands out in the front line of orthopedic destinations with the most affordable prices. You can check out the prices of different types of orthopedic surgeries in Iran in price guide page.
Length of orthopedic procedure depends upon the number of areas getting orthopedic treatments and the efficiency of the surgeon.
Basically orthopedic surgery usually takes about 30 to 45 minutes to perform, but this is just one example of a type of surgery performed by an orthopedic surgeon. Other surgeries may take multiple hours.
Many factors determine how long it will take for you to fully see benefits and recover orthopedic surgery. For some patients, recovery takes a few weeks. For others, it can take several months. Depending on your overall health, the condition for which you were treated and the type of surgery performed, you may be able to go home the same day or the day after surgery even if you had total joint replacement surgery. In most cases, you'll be discharged to your home. In-home nursing care or outpatient physical therapy will maximize the benefits of your surgery. A small group of patients may need to spend a few days at a skilled nursing facility before they can return home. Talk to our orthopedic surgeons to learn more about what your individual recovery plan may look like.
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