Medipol Mega University Hospital Istanbul
Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology (302858)
Specialized in: orthopedics, traumatology
The Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology at the Medipol Mega University Hospital in Istanbul, headed by Prof. Dr. med. Bahtiyar Demiralp, provides patients with diagnosis and treatment options for all diseases of the musculoskeletal system, rehabilitation (reconstruction) of affected body functions after accidental injuries, diseases and congenital pathologies. An emphasis is placed on the restorative treatment of the knee joint. Another area of treatment comprises all diseases of the spine. Apart from that, the Department also offers orthopedic treatment for children.
The Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology at the Medipol Mega University Hospital in Istanbul offers comprehensive treatment plans for all kinds of diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system. Surgical interventions on the knee, shoulder, elbow, hip, ankle, wrist are performed with arthroscopic techniques, which allow the surgeon to work within small incisions and, thus, lead to less pain after surgery and faster rehabilitation. After the arthroscopy, the patient is provided with an appropriate tailored physical therapy plan, developed by the specialists of the Medipol Mega University Hospital in Istanbul.
A particular emphasis is placed on the treatment of arthrosis. If conservative treatment is not sufficient, various contemporary types of surgery are available, including, inter alia, total joint replacement (knee, hip, shoulder, elbow), unicondylar joint prosthesis (partial joint replacement) as well as high tibial osteotomy.
In addition, the medical team under the lead of Prof. Dr. med. Bahtiyar Demiralp also successfully performs all kinds of scoliosis surgery, vertebral (spine) fracture surgerıes and surgeries of osteoporosis (bone resorption).
In the field of Pediatric Orthopedics, the Medipol Mega University Hospital in Istanbul delivers treatment for all diseases of the musculoskeletal system in the neonatal period, including congenital hip dislocation, congenital deformities and congenital extremity deformities (hands, elbows, neck, legs, arms).
Main treatment areas of the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology at the Medipol Mega University Hospital in Istanbul:
- Arthroscopic surgery
- Arthroplasty (total and partial joint replacement)
- Physical therapy and sports surgery
- Pediatric orthopedics
- Spinal surgery
- Orthopedic tumor surgery and oncology
- Trauma disorders and trauma surgery
- Hand surgery and microsurgery
- Corrective orthopedic surgery
- Foot and ankle surgery
- Istanbul, Turkey