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Dr. Y. Thimma Reddy

Dr. Y. Thimma Reddy

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MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics

Orthopedist

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21 Years Experience Overall  (21 years as specialist)

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Dr. Y. Thimma Reddy is a Orthopedist in Dilsukhnagar, Hyderabad and has an experience of 21 years in this field. Dr. Y. Thimma Reddy practices at Ganga Orthopaedic And Maternity Hospital in Dilsukhnagar, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad in 1992 and MS - Orthopaedics from Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad in 1998. He is a member of Indian Orthopaedic Association. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Functional Orthopedics,Musculoskeletal Pain Management,Skeletal Muscle Therapy,Correction of deformities and Muscle release etc.

Dilsukhnagar, Hyderabad

Ganga Orthopaedic And Maternity Hospital

H No 1-54, Adjacent Chaitanyapuri Petrol Pump, 1st Left Lane, Dilsukhnagar. Landmark: Next to HP Petrol Pump., Hyderabad

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Mon - Fri

07:30 - 09:00

300

Common questions & answers

Q: Who is an Orthopaedist?

A: An orthopaedist is a medical doctor who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of disorders related to the skeletal system. An orthopaedic doctor attends to any disorder or condition or injury pertaining to the bones, muscles, joints, and ligaments associated with the skeletal system. These medical professionals treat conditions like arthritis, back pain, sports injuries, and leg and foot pain

Q: What is the difference between an Orthopaedist and an Orthopaedic surgeon?

A: Orthopaedists are sometimes mistakenly referred to as orthopaedic surgeons. An orthopaedist deals with conditions related to the musculoskeletal system. He provides pre-surgical consultation and post-surgical follow up. An orthopaedic surgeon provides same care as orthopaedist, but performs surgery as well. He performs surgery to cure back pain, ruptured discs, bone tumours, carpal tunnel, arthritis and other injuries.

Q: Does an Orthopaedist treat foot and ankle related problems?

A: Yes, an orthopaedist deals with musculoskeletal problems within the body. Problems related to foot and ankle fall under this category. Common foot problems like bunions, ankle sprains, arthritis, and sports injury are treated by an orthopaedist. Diagnosis of foot and ankle related problems are done through imaging tests. The mode of treatment depends on the severity of the problem.

Q: Does one need a doctor referral to see an Orthopaedist?

A: One can consult an orthopaedist by booking an appointment. Consultation with the orthopaedist is conducted in his/her clinic or at a healthcare centre. In some cases, patients go to a general physician for any condition or disorder related to the musculoskeletal system. Once preliminary investigation is done, the general physician may refer the patient to an orthopaedist for further examination.

Q: Does an Orthopaedist treat sport injuries?

A: Sport injuries are mostly related to the musculoskeletal system. Injuries like ligament tear, sprains, fractures, muscle pull, or bruises are commonly encountered in sports. An orthopaedist is the right medical doctor to consult for sport injuries. After physical examination, the orthopaedist may ask for imaging tests for confirming the extent of damage and then treat accordingly.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, 1992
MS - Orthopaedics - Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, 1998

Memberships

Indian Orthopaedic Association

Registrations

34160 Andhra Pradesh Medical Council, 1992
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