Treating Septic Arthritis

Septic arthritis is a condition in which a joint and the synovial fluid surrounding it get infected causing a painful condition for which immediate treatment should be sought. Its onset is sudden and it usually affects children and older adults. Possible Causes: The result of bacterial, viral or fungal infection, the way the causative factor [...] Read more

Paget’s Disease: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Many of us are aware of osteoporosis, but not everyone is as well-informed about Paget’s disease of the bone. This is a long-term condition that affects men more than women. Its incidence is greater after 50 years of age and it is often initially symptomless. What Is Paget’s Disease? In normal bone tissue, a cyclic [...] Read more

Commonly Encountered Orthopaedic Conditions in Children

All of us love to see children running around, laughing and playing – their happiness is infectious and uplifting. However, certain orthopaedic conditions can prevent children from being their active selves. The good news is that with early treatment these conditions can be treated and children can have a happy and lively childhood. Given below [...] Read more

Hip Arthroscopy – A minimally invasive surgical procedure

What is Hip Arthroscopy? Hip Arthroscopy is a minimally-invasive procedure to correct or repair various conditions of the hip. It offers hope to thousands of patients worldwide with hip problems in a cost-effective and efficient manner. Its preferred over open surgery and has a bright future with vast possibilities. Anatomy of the Hip The hip-joint [...] Read more