Senior Director & HOD
The Orthopaedic Trauma Care Unit at BLK-Max Super Speciality Hospital provides services for the emergency and trauma cases that require immediate medical intervention. The unit has a dedicated team of General Surgeons, Orthopaedics, Plastic Surgeons and Neurosurgeons who deliver optimal Orthopaedic Trauma Care to injured patients using a comprehensive approach supported with dedicated ICUs. The hospital has high-end ambulance services available 24/7 in order to reach patients on time and to administer necessary medical services. The ambulance is well-equipped with all the necessary machines and equipment required to provide first aid to the patient until it reaches the hospital. The specialised trauma care services at the Unit are:
The word trauma refers to an injury that is caused by some external force. Orthopaedic Trauma is a term for various orthopaedic conditions which are developed due to chronic or traumatic injuries and require immediate medical help. An orthopaedic trauma injury is a result of a severe fall, a serious accident, or even a violent attack. Doctors offer surgical and non-surgical orthopaedic services for repairing fractures and other trauma injuries. The main aim of the surgery is to avoid any further damage to the affected area which is possible if the problem is left untreated.
Trauma care surgeries are performed in a variety of cases such as:
Some of the major conditions we treat under Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery are:
The doctors perform all the necessary tests and screenings as per the medical protocol and then devise the plan of treatment. The primary focus of the doctors is to stop the bleeding, after which they proceed with other treatment procedures. The consent to perform the surgery during the treatment is taken from a close family member. It is also advisable to contact the blood bank, as traumatic injuries usually result in excessive blood loss, thus, giving rise to the need for blood transfusion. In an emergency, contact the nearest Trauma Care Unit immediately.
The important precautionary measures one must consider before and after the surgery are:
After the surgery:
Dr. Rakesh Mahajan
Dr. Vivek Mittal
Dr. Ishwar Bohra