Services – Treatment

The London Orthopaedic Clinic provides high performance orthopaedic treatment, expert advice and care from a team of vastly experienced surgeons and physicians who can make a real difference to patients’ lives. We provide a range of treatment options for all types of orthopaedic complaints.

 

  • Autologous Conditioned Plasma (ACP) / Platelet-rich plasma (PRP)

    ACP/PRP is used in the healing process of a patient and ensures that a patient is sufficiently supplied with his/ her own blood, blood that has been furthered treated to boost the healing process.

  • Biomechanics

    Biomechanics is an in-depth scientific study about how the skeletal and muscular systems in a human body react to different conditions

  • Drug Therapy

    Drug therapy or more scientifically known as pharmacotherapy, is simply the administration of different medications in the body to treat a particular disease or health condition.

  • Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT)

    ESWT uses acoustic shock waves to reach and vibrate tissue inside the affected area. The ESWT probe is placed on the skin above the affected area and sound waves are passed painlessly through the skin. ​

  • Fractures

    "Fracture" is an orthopaedic term which defines the damage caused to a bone when it breaks. A fracture can suggest that a bone has a minor crack or it may have broken completely.

  • Interventional Ultrasound

    Interventional Ultrasound is a procedure that is used in the treatment or diagnosis of different ailments. In this kind of procedure, ultrasound is used to track down the problem whilst an invasive procedure is carried out.

  • Medical Aids

    Medical aids refers to a wide range of apparatus and equipment to help with mobility pre, during or post treatment.

  • Orthopaedic Casts

    A plaster cast is a shell constructed from fiberglass or plaster that is built around a limb or other part of the body to hold it in place during repair and until healing is complete.

  • Orthotics

    Orthotics generally refers to shoe inserts designed to treat various conditions related to feet and ankle. An orthotics can also be in the form of a sleeve in which the foot, ankle and even knee can be inserted in order to help recover from dislocations, pains or any other condition.

  • Pain Management

    Pain management is the process of reducing and eliminating pain caused by injuries, long term conditions and post-surgery.

  • Physiotherapy

    Physiotherapy or physical therapy - as it is sometimes know - is a kind of a therapy which is performed to rehabilitate the skeletal, muscular and nervous systems of the body using movement, massage and manipulation.

  • Podiatry

    Podiatric medicine or podiatry is a field of medicine in which the problems related to foot and ankle or related parts of the leg are diagnosed and treated.

  • Psychology

    Psychology in the orthopaedic setting is often related to pain management but not exclusively - we provide psychological therapy services for a range of needs.

  • Scar Management

    The process of treating scarred areas to make the scar less visible is known as scar management.

  • Surgery - Arthroscopy

    Arthroscopy is the process of getting internal images of the body through a tube containing a source of light along with a camera.

  • Surgery - Limb Reconstruction / Lengthening

    Limb lengthening is the process of straightening a bone in case it is deformed or unusually bent in a certain direction. Limb Reconstruction is the procedure of replacing a bone that is missing.

  • Surgery - Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS)

    Minimally invasive surgical procedures make use of small incisions to perform surgery, making it less risky and faster to recover from as compared to "open" surgeries.

  • Ski Injury

    Skiing is one of the most popular winter activities and is considered an extreme sport. Many residents of London travel abroad each ski season to hit the slopes. It's a fun sport that can be done by adults so long as you are well equipped with protective gear […]

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  • Ankle Osteoarthritis Surgery

    Most people with osteoarthritis in their ankles will never need to have surgery. However, if the symptoms stemming from ankle arthritis are severe enough that they interfere with daily life and other treatments are not working, ankle surgery may be required. There are many different osteoarthritis ankle surgeries which we discuss below. The type of […]

  • What Is Short Term Back Pain

    In a medical sense, short-term means roughly two weeks. That is to say, if you have back pain for less than two weeks, it is considered short-term and is likely due to muscle or ligament strain. If you have back pain that continues after two weeks, it is likely to be caused by a more […]

  • Shoulder Labral Injury

    A shoulder labral injury is an injury to the rim surrounding the socket of the shoulder joint. This rim is made of fibrous tissue and helps to stabilise the joint. The rim can deepen the socket of the joint by up to 50% and allows the ball of the joint, in this case, the head […]