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Orthopaedics at The Capstone Clinic:

Diseases related to bones, muscles, ligaments and joints can lead to a variety of issues that affect health and mobility of people. Our experts at The Capstone Clinic are amongst the best orthopaedic doctor in Chennai. Whether one is need of the best ortho specialist in Chennai or the best arthritis doctor in india, they can be assured of expert treatment at The Capstone Clinic. They have proven expertise and an established reputation for successfully treating people of all ages. From the more common orthopaedic problems like backache to more chronic problems like spondylitis, sciatica and osteoporosis, they are able to provide accurate diagnosis and prescribe the best in class treatment protocols. Fractures, ligament tears and bony deformities can also cause larger orthopaedic issues if left untreated and these are also areas of expertise that are specialists are able to address and treat.

Some of the best orthopaedic doctors in India who specialise in conditions like arthritis practice at The Capstone Clinic. Our bone specialists bring in a wealth of experience and work collaboratively with the team of doctors at our multispecialty clinic in Chennai.

What is Orthopaedics?

Orthopaedics is a branch of medicine that deals with the musculoskeletal system. The Orthopaedic doctors and surgeons at The Capstone Clinic are renowned for their clinical excellence as well as their technical expertise in solving both simple and complex orthopaedic problems, making this a sought after bone and joint clinic in Chennai.

According to the renowned orthopaedic doctors at The Capstone Clinic, other than trauma or accidents, there are multiple factors that affect a person's musculoskeletal system and some of the main causes for orthopaedic ailments are:

  • Excess weight gain putting pressure on the lower limbs.
  • A Sedentary lifestyle.
  • Occupational causes such as sporting activities.
  • Trauma or accidents.
  • Nutritional deficiencies that can have an impact on the musculoskeletal system e.g. lack of vitamin D.
  • Age-related issues.
  • Congenital abnormalities and deformities e.g. clubfoot
Signs and Symptoms

Looking out for these signs and symptoms are crucial to ensure potential issues are addressed immediately. The experts at our ortho clinic in Chennai can alleviate any underlying orthopaedic conditions that these signs and symptoms may point to, at the earliest instance:

  • Severe pain with swelling .
  • Tenderness of the affected part.
  • Immobility due to pain and tenderness.
  • Restricted movements.
  • Deformity.
Diagnosis

As a multispecialty clinic that caters to the whole family, we treat all our patients with a holistic approach. Our bone specialists and orthopaedic doctors evaluate the patient's past and present medical history, family history and occupational history. This would also include a detailed physical examination of their movements, gait and tendon reflexes to help the doctor assess the degree of inflammation and mobility. These may be followed by blood and urine investigations, X-rays and Ultrasound that give the doctor a better picture of the degree of involvement of all the related muscles, bones and joints. The diagnosis is then followed up with a treatment plan to treat all the symptoms and the underlying orthopaedic condition.

Prevention

Prevention is better than cure is a principle to live by and our orthopaedic doctors have put down a few simple guidelines that can prevent orthopaedic problems. This guideline is recommended by the best bone specialist in India.

  • Maintaining a healthy diet and regular physical exercises that help strengthen of muscles and bones.
  • Maintaining good posture, especially over long work hours.
  • Ensuring adequate Vitamin D and Vitamin C foods for stronger bones and healthy immune system.
  • Use of safety belts, guards, and harness.
  • Specific exercises to strengthen weak areas of the body to prevent further injury.