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Orthopaedic surgery

Orthopaedic surgery

Orthopedic surgery, or orthopedics, is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders. Among the main procedures undertaken by orthopaedic surgeons are: Joint arthroscopy, Fracture repair, Arthroplasty, general repair procedures on damaged muscle or tendons and corrective surgery.

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  • Andrew Cossey

    Andrew Cossey

    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Knee Specialist

    Experience
    11 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Mark Herron

    Mark Herron

    Orthopaedic surgeon

    Experience
    24 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Hersh Deo

    Hersh Deo

    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Experience
    19 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Joydeep Sinha

    Joydeep Sinha

    Orthopaedic surgeon

    Experience
    30 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Peter Brownson

    Peter Brownson

    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Experience
    29 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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