Shoulder Arthroscopy Services

Key hole surgery for the shoulder is one of the most successful procedure of recent times. It gives the patients the comfort of least morbidity , short stay at hospital and early recovery for most common shoulder ailments.

 

Indication –Shoulder instability /recurrent shoulder dislocation R.C tear, Frozen shoulder, Loose body.

THE OPERATION

 

You will have a general anaesthetic, and will be asleep for the whole operation. The arthroscope is a telescope about as wide as a pen, connected to a television. The operation is called an arthroscopy.

The surgeon will insert the arthroscope through one or two tiny 5-6 mm cuts around your shoulder. He will use it to look at the inside of your shoulder and the tendons over the shoulder joint.

 

The procedure all are here performed is dictated by the pathology. It is adequately addressed by the latest and best known method with the best possible material and technology available any where else in the world.

 

The cuts will be closed with stitches, clips, or paper tapes. You will be in hospital one night or so after the operation.

 

POST OPERATION

 

Your arm will be in a sling. The shoulder may be a little painful.You will be given injection or tablet to control the pain ,if pain is still worse then pain management team will give you a PCA Pump. 14 days after the operation. Stiches will come off after 48 hours the sutures has been removed.

 

Why should I consider medical or surgical procedures in India?

 

A+ Orthopaedic and Sports Med Center, New Delhi offers World Class Medical Facilities, comparable with any of the western countries. India has state of the art Hospitals and the best medical experts. With the best infrastructure, the best possible Medical facilities, accompanied with the most competitive prices, you can get the treatment done at A+OSM Center at the lowest charges. The rates of all the major surgeries including the traveling cost and accommodation cost is just 50% of the rates in USA and Europe.

 

How can I trust the quality of the doctors?

 

Doctors at A+OSM Center are educated in US and UK. Some have even practiced in the UK for years and remain Fellow of Royal College Of London. Also, you must be aware that most of the hospitals in US and UK have a major chunk of Indian doctors. The chief surgeon at the clinic had done 9 years of training in London, Mch (Orth) ,FRCS (Orth) from London and has also trained in US at Pittsburg & New York.

 

He has practiced as an arthroscopic surgeon and sports surgeon in London for years before establishing Centers here in India.

 

How can it be safe to travel so far after a surgical procedure?

 

Your travel plans will be entirely dictated by the surgical procedure you select. Many procedures that are non-invasive and will enable you fly out the same day as the procedure. Once you select a procedure at A+OSM Center you would be made aware of the recommended recuperation time required before return travel.

 

What about “after-care”?

 

Depending on your treatment you will be advised on the “after-care” program. A+OSM Center Doctor will also be a in contact for 3 months after the treatment if you have any questions.

 

What about the confidentiality and privacy of my medical forms?

 

All your medical information and your medical information is never disclosed to any unauthorised party.

 

Do I have to tell my G.P.?

 

Although going abroad for medical treatment is your choice and decision, I advise you to inform your G.P. of the proposed treatment. Your G.P. may also be a point of contact with the after-care in which you receive when returning to your home country.

 

Can I book my own travel arrangements?

 

You are, free to organise your own arrangements though you will be responsible for ensuring that your travel coincides with any medical treatment. We can assist you in that from our end.

 

Can someone come along with me?

 

Yes, and it would be encouraging for you to get some one with you during your treatment. We can organize services such as airport pick-ups, nurse/doctor accompanied ambulances, chauffeur driven cars, hotel accommodation that will make your trip as smooth and stress free as possible.

 

What about the language?

 

All of the Indian hospitals have fluent English speaking staff.