Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
Department of Orthopedics (302988)
Specialized in: orthopedics
The Department of Orthopedics at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center treats a wide variety of conditions of the musculoskeletal system. The Department is headed by Prof. Moshe Salai, a renowned orthopedic surgeon. The physicians of the Department annually perform over 4,000 operations, treat about 40,000 emergency patients and conduct approximately 25,000 outpatient receptions. There are used only the latest technologies, methods and equipment that provide outstanding medical care and restore patients’ health.
Joint replacement is among the main focuses of the Department of Orthopedics under the direction of Prof. Moshe Salai. There are performed joint replacements and primarily knee and hip replacements. Particular attention is given to traumatic injuries, such as car accidents, work injuries, as well as to common osteoporotic fractures in seniors. There are also offered high quality services in the field of sports medicine (mostly knee, muscle and tendon injuries).
Moreover, the Department of Orthopedics at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, led by Prof. Moshe Salai, treats shoulder injuries, such as torn tendons, dislocated shoulders and fractures, problems with foot and ankle (acquired deformities, fractures and diabetes complications), fractures, torn ligaments and nerves in the hand and forearm. There are also treated spine injuries, including broken bones, degenerative illnesses, infections and tumors. The specialists of the Department prefer minimally invasive surgery due to its significant advantages.
The service range of the Department of Orthopedics at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center under the direction of Prof. Moshe Salai includes:
- Knee replacement
- Shoulder replacement
- Elbow replacement
- Hip replacement
- Cruciate ligament reconstruction
- Spinal disk herniation
- Carpal tunnel release surgery
- Kyphoplasty (repair of vertebral fractures)
- Tel Aviv, Israel