Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery 207XS0114X
Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery: Is the prevention, and reconstructive treatment of musculoskeletal diseases, disorders and numerous injuries by physical, medical and surgical methods. As well it encompasses aspects of arthritis and related disorders of the knee, shoulder, elbow, ankle, foot and hip. Sports medicine often utilizes reconstructive orthopedic surgery.
Taxonomy Code: 207XS0114X
Allopathic and Osteopathic Physicians | Orthopedic Surgery | Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
Allopathic and Osteopathic Physicians: Allopathic physicians are general doctors (Medical Doctor or MD), whereas osteopathic physicians (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine or DO) deal specifically with Osteopathy, targeting in healing the body with minimal use of medicine with an emphasis focusing on preventative care. Both types are fully licensed physicians, educated in diagnosing, as well as offering treatment for various illnesses and disorders.
Orthopedic Surgery: This specific branch of surgery is focused with specific conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. These surgeons use nonsurgical and surgical methods for treatment. These treatments are of sports injuries, musculoskeletal injury, degenerative diseases, tumors, infections and various congenital disorders.