MEDIAN Orthopädische Klinik Braunfels
Lumbar angle correction for ankylosing spondylitis (program ID: 253015)
Department of Spine Surgery
Specialized in: orthopedics, neurosurgery
- Initial presentation in the clinic
- clinical history taking
- physical examination
- laboratory tests:
- complete blood count
- general urine analysis
- biochemical analysis of blood
- erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR)
- indicators of inflammation
- indicators blood coagulation
- X-Ray/ MRI examination
- Schober's test
- preoperative care
- lumbar angle correction
- neck fixator
- symptomatic treatment
- control examinations
- cost of essential medicines and materials
- nursing services
- full hospital accommodation in 2 bed shared room
- Explaination of future recommendations
Median Braunfels Orthopedic Clinic (MEDIAN Orthopaedische Klinik Braunfels) is one of the 43 clinics of the Median Kliniken Group with the Head office in Berlin, specializing in neurological, cardiological, psychosomatic and orthopedic rehabilitation. This clinic specializes in orthopedics, orthopedic surgery, as well as endoprosthesis replacement. Implantation of an artificial meniscus, as well as treatment of the following diseases is provided here:
- Arthritis (arthritis of the hip and knee joints)
- Weakening of implants
- Acute and chronic diseases of the knee (meniscus damage, cartilage defects)
- Acute and chronic back pain
- Congenital and acquired sprains
In the course of the treatment all patients of the clinic live in comfortable single or double rooms with shower and toilet equipped with a telephone and TV-set. Use of TV-set is free but you can get a TV remote control for 10 euro. There is also internet access.
Accommodation in hospital
The kid rooms have everything needed for a comfortable stay. The kid bathroom includes both a toilet and a shower. All rooms offer functional beds with orthopaedic mattresses ensuring unsurpassed support for overall body during sleep. There are bedside stands with pull-out tables, lockers and safe boxes in each room. It is also possible to access the Internet from a PC, smartphone or tablet so that kids always keep in touch with their parents and other family members. There is also a TV in each room.
You can opt for a single or a double room. An accompanying person may stay with the kid in the room. A double room is shared with another patient.
The enhanced comfort rooms are equipped with a safety box, a fridge and upholstered furniture.
Meals and Menus
The patient and the accompanying person are offered a daily choice of three menus. If you are on a specific diet for any reason, you will be offered an individual menu. Please inform the medical staff about your dietary preferences prior to the treatment.
Standard rooms include:
Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.
Your companion may stay with you in your room or at a hotel of your choice during the fixed program.
You may stay at the hotel during the outpatient program. Our employees will support you for selecting the best option.
Lumbar angle correction for ankylosing spondylitis
- Hospital: MEDIAN Orthopädische Klinik Braunfels
- Department: Department of Spine Surgery
- Head physician: Dr. med. Luis Ferraris
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