Hip Replacement

Oral medications are recommended to facilitate healing and ensure pain relief in the post-operative period.A stem made of metal or plastic is inserted in the hollow and pressure fit or cemented. Joint discomfort will last as long as it takes for the body to accept the foreign object in its system.

Oral medications are recommended to facilitate healing and ensure pain relief in the post-operative period.A stem made of metal or plastic is inserted in the hollow and pressure fit or cemented. Joint discomfort will last as long as it takes for the ... More

Health Q&A
Still not walking

Hi Team, my son is still not yet walking by his own, he is 2.5yrs kindly suggest what to be done for the same.

Foot and thumb pain

My mother had fever in november for one week and till now she has pain in her right hand thumb when she moves the thumb and pain in right foot plus sole while walking .she cannot walk even two steps

Body structure

Hello doctor, my body till my hip is quite normal and the portion below the hip is like very lean n thin , it looks abnormal for me , didn't noticed it for long time , my shoe size is 6 n u can imagine how small my leg , thighs n below knee parts r very skinny ,, so please advise what should I do now ?? Is it common ?? Or any medications should I take ??

Rt knee ACL & MCL rupture

My Rt knee suffered injury from a road accident and not able to hold weight. Presently on 28 days sick leave with knee immobilizer without any medication. Underwent MRI Scan and the report revealed (report attached for ready reference) multifocal marrow contusion oedema with significant synovial effusion, Gd II/III tear ACL and Gd II/III tear of MCL with associated fluid along medial menisco-capsular attachment and associated myocellulitis. Dr advised as follows :- ACL/MCL Rupture - Adv Operation. Request provide a second opinion and further course of action that will be required to cure my knee to normalcy. Please provide duration of treatment/mode of surgery/likely time to recover fully etc. Thanking you in anticipation.

Muscle twitching, numbnes

Dear Dr my problem is muscle twitching, numbness, weakness ,whole body pain my vitamin 12 result is 304 pg/ml vitamin d3 result 44 ng/ml sugar negative so please advice what can do.

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Classical Dinner Fork Deformity of Colles' Fracture of Wrist

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Doctors
Dr. Sunil V Nukapur - Orthopedist
Dr. Sunil V Nukapur Orthopedist (MBBS, Diploma in Orthopaedics) 12 years experience Likhith Orthopaedic Specialities & Diagnostics
181 recommendations BTM Layout, Bangalore INR 200
Dr. Prakash B L - Orthopedist
Dr. Prakash B L Orthopedist (DNB, MS - Orthopaedics, MBBS, FAO) 26 years experience Vanditha Orthopaedic Centre
697 recommendations Jayanagar, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Chandramouli B - Orthopedist
Dr. Chandramouli B Orthopedist (MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics) 22 years experience Orthocentre
742 recommendations BTM Layout 2nd Stage, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Chandrasekar Chikkamuniyappa - Orthopedist
Dr. Chandrasekar Chikkamuniyappa Orthopedist (MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, Fellowship in Joint Replacement) 22 years experience People Tree Hospitals
239 recommendations Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore INR 350
Dr. Jayanth Sundar Sampath - Orthopedist
Dr. Jayanth Sundar Sampath Orthopedist (MBBS, FRCS - Trauma & Orthopedic, M.Sc - Trauma and Orthopedics) 22 years experience People Tree Hospitals
144 recommendations Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore INR 350