Department of Sports Injuries, Arthroscopy and Knee Surgery
In the Sports Injuries, Arthroscopy and Knee Surgery Department;In minor injuries; rest, bandage and splint applications...
In the Sports Injuries, Arthroscopy and Knee Surgery Department;In minor injuries; rest, bandage and splint applications, non-steroid pain reliever and edema resolving drugs (NSAIDs), regional cortisone injections and physical therapy applications are performed. At the same time, stem cell therapy, hyperbaric oxygen therapies, which are very popular recently and effective in tissue healing are also applied in the department.
If the injury and the damage caused is severe; surgical approaches are also used. Surgical applications include open and closed (arthroscopic) interventions. Arthroscopy is a method that allows the visual examination of the joints with fiberoptic devices and thus enables the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries occurring in the joint. All joints, ligament, cartilage, meniscus, tendon damage and cartilage transplantations can be treated with arthroscopic method.