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Orthopedic Surgery

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  • The orthopedics department is involved with the trauma clinic, bone extending clinic, artificial joint clinic, and the arthroscopy clinic.
  • It provides treatments for pediatric orthopedics, limb deformation, sports injuries, bone and soft tissue tumors, etc.

The obstetrics and gynecology department is subdivided into:

  • endocrine
  • tumor
  • pneumatics
  • infertility treatment.

For the last 30 years, Chungnam National University Hospital has had an impeccable orthopedic surgical ward, keeping up with the latest research, surgical trends and medicine progress.

There are quite a number of orthopedic trauma surgeons as the number of disaster patients increases continuously. Orthopedics regularly try to improve the quality of treatments, especially focused more towards the elderly. The orthopedic department is aimed at preventing fractures and osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is a common occurrence in the early and should be treated with the sufficient nutrition (such as efficient calcium) and medication if applicable.

Arthritis patients are also increasing and orthopedics provide arthroscopic treatments for arthritis especially in the spine, hips and knees. The pediatric department recognizes the general health problems of the elderly. It is working in accordance with the orthopedic department to educate the younger generation how to prevent life style diseases such as arthritis and osteoporosis.



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