Orthopedic surgery is used to treat injuries and diseases involving the body’s musculoskeletal system. This may include the bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, tendons, and nerves.
Orthopedic surgeons treat a wide range of injuries and conditions including:
- Muscle damage
- Bone tumors
Orthopedic surgeons are trained in everything from diagnosis to preoperative, surgical, and postoperative procedures. They play an important role in the post-surgical rehabilitation process as well.
Slidell Memorial Hospital Physicians Network offers you orthopedic surgeons who have the hands-on experience and knowledge to provide excellent orthopedic care.