Orthopaedics

People are enjoying longer, more active lives, Thanks to advances in orthopedic medicine. Our team are commited to helping you maitain a healthy musculoskeletal system through the most advanced technology in orthopedic surgery and a well developed educatioal programs that focus on wellness and ways to protect your bone and joint health

Our team ensure a well tailored and individualized programs to bring you to the noramal daily life and to start agaain your sport activities. We make every attempt to try possible non-surgical treatments before considering surgery however when a surgical procedure becomes the right choice you will be in capable hands at Westbay clinic wheremost advanced and mininmally invasive techniques are applied. Additionally we perform for the advanced arthritis a total or partial joint replacement using the most advaced techaniquis.

There can be many medical problems that can affect the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles.

    Bone problems may include:
  • Fractures
  • Nonunions: failure of fractures to heal
  • Malunions: fractures healing in a wrong position
  • Bone and spinal deformities
  • Bone infections
  • Bone tumors

    Joint problems may include:
  • Joint pain
  • Joint swelling or inflammation (Arthritis)
  • Bursitis (inflammed synovial sac)
  • Dislocation

Common orthopedic-related diagnoses based on body parts include:

    ANKLE AND FOOT
  • Fractures
  • Bunions
  • Fasciitis and heel pain
  • Foot and ankle deformities (Hammer toe , hallux valgus,falt feet)
  • Heel spurs
  • Joint pain and arthritis
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Tendon or ligament injury (sprain)

    HAND AND WRIST
  • Fractures
  • Arthritis
  • Tendon or ligament injury
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Ganglion cyst
  • Tendinitis
  • Infection

    SHOULDER
  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Dislocation
  • Frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis)
  • Impingement syndrome
  • Loose or foreign bodies
  • Rotator cuff tendonitis or tear
  • Torn labrum
  • SLAP tears
  • Fractures

    KNEE
  • Cartilage and meniscus injuries
  • Dislocation of the kneecap (patella)
  • Ligament sprains or tears (anterior cruciate, posterior cruciate, medial collateral, and lateral collateral ligament tears)
  • Loose or foreign bodies
  • Tendinitis
  • Fractures

    ELBOW
  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Dislocation
  • Ligament sprains or tears
  • Loose or foreign bodies
  • Tennis or golfers elbow (epicondylitis or tendinitis)
  • Elbow stiffness or contractures
  • Fractures

    SPINE
  • Herniated (slipped) disk
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spinal tumor
  • Fractures
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Infection of the spine


SERVICES AND TREATMENTS

1-Imaging procedures can help diagnose many orthopedic conditions:
• X-ray
• Computed tomography (CT) scan
• Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan
• Bone scans (DEXAscan)
• Ultrasound scan.

2-Sometimes, treatment involves injections of medicine into the painful area. This may involve:
• Corticosteroid injections into joints, tendons, and ligaments, and around the spine
• Hyaluronic acid injection to help relieve arthritis pain.
• Platlet rich Plasma injection.

3-Surgical procedures used in the treatment of orthopedics include:
• Arthroscopic surgeries
• Fracture care
• Bunionectomy and hammer toe repair
• Cartilage repair or resurfacing procedures (knee , shoulder , foot, ankle,hand and wrist)
• Ligament reconstructions and repair
• Minimally invasive surgery
• Advanced external fixation
• Use of bone graft substitutes and bone-fusing protein
• Arthroplasty

Our Doctors

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Dr. Khalaf Moussa

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